Five Questions For Loree Rodkin
Los Angeles based former celebrity talent managerLoreeRodkin,and her brand of gothic meets glam antique jewelry, has evolved from an industry favorite of rock stars and actress - everyone from Cher to Sharon Osborne and Katie Perry to Madonna have donned her designs, to globally recognizable brand. Rodkin became a house-hold name when she designed the Inaugural jewels for First Lady, Michelle Obama –which will be on permanent display at theSmithsonian.
Austrian Art Pieces From FreyWille Land on Rodeo Drive
With all the Oscar parties, gifting suites, style lounges and celebrity pampering going on in town last week, Austrian jewelery brandFreyWillequietly opened a new outpost on Rodeo Drive right before the weekend.
The Carat Diet managed to slip in for a peek and to speak with Managing Director Maria Gruber who showed us around the new store located near The Rodeo Collection entrance.
Who Wore It Best: Tilda Swinton
It seems as though in this edition of WWIB, we should be asking the question WHAT was worn best, instead of WHO wore it best. Here at The CaratDiet we have great respect for women (and men) who take risks with their jewels; those who, when faced with a choice, pick the over-the-top statement piece ten out of ten times.
And the Jewels Go to Meryl Streep
As the most Oscar-nominated actress with seventeen nominations, Meryl Streep knows a thing or two about walking the red carpet. Her style, poise, and elegance are those to admire.
Falling For Him
Michael and I met in a composition class in our Sophomore year of college. We struck up a conversation one afternoon as we were walking out of the classroom and continued talking until we reached my dorm.
Ice Spy Weekly
There is no better time of year for jewelry lovers than award season. This week it was all about the guilds.