While my girlfriend and I perused the jewelry at the flea market today, we were both reminded of our childhood fascinations with gems. Most vividly, I recall the gleaming red amulet from The Secret of Nimh and how badly I wanted one, despite its cartoon origin. Though I didn't end up purchasing anything at the flea market, I then went to Barneys with the intent of finding something that was just as brilliant. Me & Ro's Gold Graceful Life Pendent adheres to the jewelry line's philosophy that uses simple shapes to showcase gems brilliantly, but in a blue topaz, is far less tacky than the massive red pendent that I once admired.
The One Item That's Traveled With Me
When I moved into my first studio apartment at twenty-two, I struggled to commit to a specific design aesthetic. During the day, I worked at Domino Magazine, where I was flooded with incredible ideas I couldn't wait to incorporate into my own space. I loved the idea of having a ...read more