The Mark Schneider Design Blog

HOW TO SPLURGE ON JEWELRY—WISELY
For many people, “splurging” may feel like a dirty word. After all, there is something inherently indulgent about splurges. But time and time again, wise splurges or treats have been proven to increase overall happiness and satisfaction. Of course, it’s...
HOW TO PICK YOUR SIGNATURE PIECE OF JEWELRY
Whether it’s homemade cookies that are always a hit with your friends, or delightful interior decorating, we all want to be known for something. From talents to designs and work accolades to physical fitness, there is a certain pride that...
HOW TO PAIR STATEMENT RINGS AND BRACELETS
It can be challenging to create a cohesive look. From choosing a blouse that matches your shoes and earrings that complement your necklace, there are a lot of different elements to consider when creating an outfit. One of the most...
HOW TO MATCH JEWELRY AND HAIR COLOR
Hair color and jewelry are unlikely allies. Although it is often overlooked, hair color is a large part of a person’s overall appearance. As such, it is important to consider your hair color when choosing outfits, hats and especially jewelry....
HOW TO FIND YOUR SIGNATURE GEMSTONE
When it comes to gemstones, the possibilities may feel endless. With sparkling cuts and beautiful colors, gemstones are alluring and choosing a signature stone is difficult. However, a signature gemstone provides numerous benefits including the ability to put your unique...
FALL INTO COLORS—COLORED GEMSTONES FOR AUTUMN
Autumn is upon us—the wind is starting to turn brisk, the leaves are starting to change hue, and the fall colors are starting to fill the shops. Fall is the season of earth tones and jewel tones that reflect the...