Summer: Italian Style

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Amalfi, Portofino, Capri, the mere mention of these fabled resort playgrounds takes one’s imagination to thoughts of La Dolce Vita, summer on the Italian Riviera, with sunny, sultry and sexy being the operative buzz words. Whether you’re frolicking in a famous fountain or in the aqua surf, buying chic handmade sandals in Capri, sampling vino, gelato, grilled seafood or sunning on the coral sand, do as the elite do. For those lucky enough to own a retreat there, the vibe is of a sophisticated, yet easy style of living.  For visitors, Italian style, recognized

Editor’s Pick: 18K Gold and Aquamarine Beads

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Sometimes you need a little something more substantial to really make a look pop, but how do you go about that without having the piece take over? The best way is to be selective! Choose a piece with complimentary colors but a bit of weight and then keep everything else understated. This 18K gold and aquamarine bead necklace by Vaid Roma wraps with ease on top of a white blouse and brings focus up towards the face. By keeping the earrings delicate (these are by Caroline Ballou) the star of the show is still the necklace, but the look is complete. The perfect way to make a statem

French Twist

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It’s time to plan a great escape to a far flung destination. If you like the appeal of rugged coastlines, ancient forts and lush villas, luxury yachts and rustic fishing ports, set your sights on the Cote d’Azure in the south of France. From Nice to Cannes to Cap Ferrat and St. Tropez, each resort town offers its own form of Gallic charm, glamour and entertainment. Plan your escape with the perfect French inspired chic wardrobe in – red white and blue – the colors of the French flag – perfect fare for Americans and Francophiles. These are cities that know how to pl

The Key to Every Mother’s Heart

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What a lady loves can tell you a lot about her as a woman. Whether she’s a gardener and nature lover, an outdoor woman, adventurer, jet set traveler, young at heart creative sort, or a woman whose favorite day is one at a spa with good friends or cooking up a storm at home for friends and family, this is a woman with a heart that is true to herself and her identify. So whether your loved one loves cooking classes, skydiving, or travelling to parts unknown, now’s the time to look for that special something to celebrate her on Mother’s Day. Here are some of  our suggestions

Double Duty Denim for Spring 2015

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With the advent of the ‘70s in the wind, as well as more dressed up tailored ‘80s styles, denim figures largely for spring. There are new shapes and silhouettes – denim skirts both short and long often paired with crisp white shirts or peasant tops. Also jumpsuits, short shorts, overalls and more dressed up looks – suits with ankle baring pants from cropped and wide to narrow or elongated and flared and shirtdresses in both deep indigo and washed blues. Credit goes to the designers at Gucci, Michael Kors, Rag & Bone, Tod’s and Chloe for the newest differentiated denim looks. A

Editor’s Pick: A Recipe and Rings to Elevate Your Spring

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Cheers! The calendar says it’s almost spring and even though it’s still freezing out there, we’ll drink to that! One of the biggest trends for the season will be mammoth cocktail rings, namely an oversized ring with a large center stone. We couldn’t think of a better way to highlight the trend than to pair it with a delicious cocktail recipe and give everyone a reason to host a gathering (all a guise to pull out our favorite jewels of course). Pomegranate lime pairs perfectly with styles from Lika Behar, Denoir and Vancox, not just in color but in eleganc