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Tuesday Shoesday: Silver Medal Style/ Silver Metal Style

Olympic athletes might be going for the gold medals in London, but here in Boca Raton we’ve got our heart set on silver metals. This week’s fancy footwear is resplendent in platinum, white gold and sterling by the likes of Miu Miu and Jimmy Choo Their sparkly counterparts from Tiffany & Co., Bvlgari and other […]

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Rihanna New Fashion Line Spring 2013

 Although Rihanna is famous for her amazing voice and melodic singing talents, she’s a major fashion influence: constantly changing up her look and shocking the world with her far-out style. There is much a-buzz about Rihanna’s new fashion line and plenty of reasons to entice you to try something on. The famous American pop star […]

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Karl Lagerfeld Olympics Collection Launches at Selfridges

Karl Lagerfeld never fails to impress us. On July 24, he excited us once again when he launched his Olympics-inspired line at Selfridges. Lagerfeld attended an exclusive party at the London department store that evening to kick-off his exclusive shops within the store. A womenswear space popped-up on the third floor, where the capsule collection […]

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Where do Olympic Medals Come From?

The answer is not the stork. Rather, the Gold, Silver and Bronze medals awarded to the world’s finest athletes begin their journey in Utah, in Kennecott Utah Copper’s mine. The mine, owned by mining giant Rio Tinto (based in London) is visible from space and provides 99% of all the metal behind the medals. Contrary […]

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Spotlight on: Vintage Omegas

Omega watches have been in the making since 1848 when Louis Brandt began to assemble them using pieces made by local craftsman. That’s 164 years worth of Omega watches, each unique in its style and function.  Omega has been known as the pioneer in watchmaking and has created a large variety of watches from the first watch […]

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Jane Austen Ring Goes for $200,000 More Than Estimate

The Jane Austen ring reported earlier this week sold for more than five times Sotheby’s estimate. A turquoise and gold ring that once belonged to Jane Austen went to an anonymous private bidder for $236,557 during an English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations event that the auction house held in London on Tuesday, July […]

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Kate Middleton Jewelry, a Royal Jewel

Kate Middleton Jewelry The Duchess Kate Middleton has been dubbed a modern day style icon. With class and elegance, Kate has brought back the classical royal fashion icon that Princess Diana once symbolized. Retailers and the media have caught onto the phenomenon and have quickly replicated everything from her shoes to her clothes to her jewelry. Starting with her […]

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Two Olympian Watch Ambassadors

As we get ready for this summer Olympics in London, new figures join the family of watch ambassadors.  Michael Phelps, the winner of 16 Olympic medals and known as the “flying fish,” joins Omega, the prestigious watchmaking firm which is officially in charge of keeping the time in all Olympic events, as his ambassador. Ben […]

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Duchess of Argyll loses $150,000 in Jewelry at Glasgow Airport

Where travel once was a luxury, it’s now a necessity. With the increase in outgoing flights, luggage often gets misplaced or lost in airports all over the world. From putting neon signs on our luggage to buying customized luggage with our names engraved on them, one can never be too cautious when flying, especially if […]

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Travel Tuesday Where//Wear: Hotel Ritz Paris

Welcome back to Travel Tuesday! We’re thoroughly infected with the Travel Bug at Raymond Lee Jewelers, and our globe trotting adventures don’t end with all of the jewelry shows we attend. When wanderlust kicks in, and our minds start to drift, here’s a sampling of Where we’ve gone/what we’ll Wear. Is there any place for […]

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Martian Pink Diamond Blows Away Estimates

Martian Pink Diamond The Martian Pink diamond much discussed in auction circles over the past few months finally sold at Christie’s – for an amazing sum. The pink diamond fetched $17.4 million at auction in Hong Kong this week, more than double its estimated going price. The Martian Pink went up for auction for the […]