The tv is always on in the family room these days. The US Open is a fan fav in my house and the sound of womping tennis balls and primal grunts is all a part of the Labor Day weekend backdrop. My Dad would take me to the matches from the time I was very […]
Archive for August, 2012
Our son and web developer, Joshua Gross, is quoted in today’s New York Times. His quotes are about midway through the story.
Fall 2012 will be the season of the bejeweled button. Not new, not jewelry, per se, but embellishment nonetheless. Louix XIV was known for the dozens of diamond buttons he sported on his silk brocade; his were authentic gemstones, not paste. Queen Victoria began the trend for the use of carved jet buttons for mourning-wear. […]
Came across this video today from Portlandia, pretty funny: http://t.co/E3mwt40i Btw, no, I don’t feel this way about all jewelry designers. There are a few celebrity collections, however… Enjoy the weekend…:) Lori