Nelle & Lizzy’s Karma Collection

The idea of “karma” has existed for centuries—it is derived from a Sanskrit word primarily meaning “action” and first appeared in a Hindu text called the Rigveda sometime before c. 1500 BCE.  Connected to the notion of cause and effect, it is a law that dictates that your actions translate to results—i.e. good actions lead to good results, and so… Read more →

New Traditions for Mother’s Day

Mothers shower us with their love and affection all year round but on May 12th, it’s time to turn the tables and shower them with our undivided attention (and gifts too)! Mother’s Day gifts—like homemade meals and flowers—don’t have to be fleeting; they can become cherished, everlasting mementos that can even be passed down for generations.  Here are some steadfast… Read more →

April Birthstone Bio: Diamond

The diamond needs no introduction. One of the most coveted gemstones in the entire world, the diamond is the object of many women’s desire – there is even an old adage that has inspired jazz songs and movies surrounding its theme that “diamonds are a girl’s best friend”.  But did you know that the diamond is also April’s birthstone? Let’s… Read more →

Fall 2017 Fashion Tips

Fall is here. It’s time to retire the summer tanks and bring out the cute sweaters and vests.  Grab some jeans and hang up the shorts.  Switch from warm summery nail colors to the vibrant and festive oranges and browns, mixing in some greys as well as dark midnight blues.  Reds are also a prominent fixture in the polish rotation… Read more →

Game Day Jewelry

Football season has hit its stride. Southern girls dawn their cowboy boots and sundresses while northern girls are already beginning to plan for the games where there will be a cool breeze and a light crisp hanging in the air. Grills are fired up which ensures hot dogs and hamburgers are never in short supply and as the clock counts… Read more →

The History of Father’s Day

As Father’s Day nears, it’s time to start thinking about dad’s big day! Celebrating fathers in June might seem like a tradition as old as time, but it’s actually not. Father’s Day was not celebrated in the United States until the 1900s, and in fact, it was inspired by Mother’s Day. When Mother’s Day was first being celebrated in the… Read more →