Our Musings

From the Wedding Annex...

From the Wedding Annex...

Hi there!! We paid a visit to the Wedding Annex to explore some lovely pairings / groupings of engagement & wedding ring beauties. Here are a few of our favorites, with more to follow soon! :) Top to bottom: Leda the Swan Ring by Catbird pair ...

Pearls of Wisdom

Pearls of Wisdom

In June [which has totally flown by] we celebrate the pearl, the creation of which is pretty incredible!The process begins when an irritant, usually a parasite or piece of shell, gets caught in an oyster’s inner body. The oyster responds by secreting a crystalline substance, called nacre, whic ...

Summer gleaming.

Summer gleaming.

For the first day of summer, I present you with a laid-back melange: the Keshi Pearl Bracelet, Angel's Hair Bracelet, and Sweet Nothing Bracelet - a trio favored by mermaids, and us.

Peruse all our bracelets won't you, right this way...

xo Leigh

The Brothers Charlap Hyman

The Brothers Charlap Hyman

And their enviable insouciance. See here, their Brooklyn apartment.

-Leigh

Onwards, life

Onwards, life

"My grandmother died upstairs in a mahogany bed and two days later, that bed became mine" and more pearls, here.

Gone Grey in the Very Best Way

Gone Grey in the Very Best Way

Grey diamonds are certainly at the very top of our wish list! Perfectly imperfect - each stone looks like its own tiny universe. Below are a few of our favorite grey diamond pieces we have in store at the moment…xKristinArtemis Ring by Polly WalesDorian Ring by Blanca Monros GomezNico Ring by ...

On the Orient Express

On the Orient Express

We love Marvis's new ROYAL toothpaste, with zesty Italian lemon oil, tangerines, fragrant rose extract and nutmeg. Did we mention there's rose in this toothpaste?! And, it's inspired by the Orient Express!

-Leigh

Holding Hands, Helping Hands

Holding Hands, Helping Hands

Just in time for Mother’s Day -- today we released a really special, limited edition necklace with a nonprofit we hold so close to our hearts - The Adventure Project. One hundred percent of the proceeds from our Holding Hands Necklace will go towards The Adventure Project’s community hea ...

Smoldering.

Smoldering.

"Where's my coffee."
— me

-Leigh

Floating world.

Floating world.

The new Floating Moon Earring by Sehti Na is such a cool, elegant piece, for all you cool, elegant kittens.

-Leigh


Gathering roses.

Gathering roses.

New on our shelves: a luscious, rose-drenched new body cream. I've been testing it for a month or so, balancing it with a more commercial lotion because I love it so much, I want it to last and last and last.Sangre de Fruta Rose no 1 Botanical Body Cream (cruelty-free, small-batch made, botanically- ...

Dear Los Angeles...

Dear Los Angeles...

Dear Los Angeles,We think you are so wonderful! Your sunshine and flora make us extremely happy, and we could not be more delighted to be visiting you this month. Our store in Culver City’s Platform is filled with our favorite jewelry & other fun things including a very special selection o ...

Cheeks.

Cheeks.

A dusting of silver makes any girl glow.

-Leigh

Image via Jade X Taylor

Spring fling.

Spring fling.

Jennie Kwon's new collection features the loveliest, most watercolor-y palette of pale sapphires. We love that the exciting, saturated hues are also luminescent.

Shop all new Jennie Kwon, at catbirdnyc.com.

- Leigh

Inside Grey Gardens

Inside Grey Gardens

Little Edie did crossword puzzles half-heartedly. Take a tour of what remains of the library at Grey Gardens.

-Leigh

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