Michelle Pajak-Reynolds

INTRODUCTION Within two minutes of meeting designer Michelle Pajak-Reynolds I was laughing with her and swapping sustainability events and stories. I met her at the Metal & Smith Jewelry show and was immediately struck by her original and eye-catching designs. Her necklaces, earrings and other jewelry are bold and striking and definitely not meant for…

Ready-Made: Made for You and Me

If you were a child of the 90s you probably have vivid memories of pre-technology entertainment. i.e. disc men, board games, cards – before we started to treat our  iPhones like appendages. If you are anything like me, maybe you sometimes long for the days of being unreachable at any given moment. Left to my own…

From Isla

I grew up going to the beach in Rehoboth and East Hampton and I always loved swimming in the ocean (I am an Aquarius and proud) but I never felt a strong need to protect it or that it was vulnerable. To me it felt like quite the opposite. It felt so vast and powerful,…

#NYFW & re/MAKE

I had my first #NYFW (New York Fashion Week) while having this blog and I went to my first ever event today. It was re/MAKES “Wear Your Value” pop-up at Athletica. It was great because I met so many people in the industry who are seeing progress and positive change in the way we approach…

Why You Want To Wear Belinda Chang Jewellery, Fall 2018

If you could fathom jewelry that looks and feels like poetry, Belinda Chang Jewellery would be like Robert Frost meets Emily Dickinson. Although light, elegant and simple, her pieces have the ability to transport you to a different place and time.  They evoke nature and that delightful feeling when the first fall foliage breaks, or…