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Literary Legends: Charles Dickens

Born on the cusp of the Victorian era in England, Dickens witnessed a unique time in England’s history—the return of romanticism. However, Dickens’s childhood was far from idyllic. As a child, Dickens’s father was thrown into debtor’s prison, and...

Literary Legends: Harper Lee

Known for her critically acclaimed and Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee secured her place among literature’s greatest contributors at a relatively young age. Lee, whose full name is Nelle Harper Lee,...

Literary Legends: J.R.R. Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, or J.R.R., redefined the genre of fantasy. During his lifetime he created an elaborate and in-depth fantasy world called Arda. Within Arda existed the now famous realm of Middle-earth. Tolkien created genealogies, maps...

Literary Legends: Sylvia Plath

Remembered for her work as both a poet and novelist, Sylvia Plath is renowned as a literary genius whose literary prowess is celebrated worldwide. However, Plath’s name is inevitably associated with sadder events as well; namely, her struggle...

Literary Legends: Zelda Fitzgerald

The name “Fitzgerald” is synonymous with many things. It’s associated with wealth, the roaring ‘20’s, The Great Gatsby, and of course, the man who penned novels: F. Scott Fitzgerald. What is often forgotten is that it was never “...

London’s Calling: Jewelry Inspired From Across The Pond

When it comes to travelling abroad, London is hard to beat. Known as the cultural capitol of England, the city offers endless entertainment. From stepping off the underground Tube and seeing the breathtaking sight of Big Ben to climbing the steps...

Male Engagement Rings Trend

There’s a new trend on the scene: male engagement rings. As men and women continue to move towards equality, it seems that marriage is the new frontier. Throughout the past few years, there has been an increasing interest in engagement rings for...

Matching Earrings With Glasses | How To Wear Glasses and Earrings Together

How to Match Earrings and Glasses

Whether sunglasses are your most worn accessory or you were simply gifted with less than perfect eyesight, glasses are part of life. In fact, they can be an expressive, fun, and...

Matching Jewelry for Couples: The Good, the Bad, and the Over the Top

When two people spend an abundant amount of time together, they unconsciously begin dressing in a similar fashion—being drawn to the same colors or clothing styles. This unconscious connection is both sweet and indicative of the influence that...

Matching Wedding Bands: The Special Beauty of His and Hers Wedding Bands

Bless your union with matching his and hers wedding bands. Celebrities from Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green to Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerry have been spotted wearing matching wedding bands.  Mark Schneider Design offers a...

Men’s Jewelry Tips for Powerful Men

Despite modern myth claiming that jewelry is primarily for women, men and jewelry have a long history. From military warriors adorning their uniforms with small pins to influential politicians with cufflinks, male specific jewelry is more than a...

Michelle Obama’s Jewelry: How To Accessorize Like the First Lady

Politics aside, it’s impossible not to appreciate Michelle Obama’s fabulous style. Critics and citizens alike have praised the First Lady’s fashion choices from the very beginning of the Obama reign and it’s easy to see why. With an eye for...

Minimalist Jewelry Designs

There’s a new trend emerging across the world: minimalism. Instead of acquiring more stuff and constantly consuming, minimalism aims to do the opposite and encourages people to consume less. But in addition to being a philosophical movement,...

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is perhaps one of the most important holidays of the year. After all, your mother is like no one else in your life. Providing undying love, endless support and a bond like nothing else, moms are special, to say the least. This year,...

Much Ado About Jewelry

William Shakespeare, known as The Bard, is renowned for his ability to capture the nuances of the human condition through writing—whether sorrow, jealousy, or everlasting love. This summer Joss Whedon, who some consider a modern-...

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