The fall season is a time for layers: jackets, sweaters, scarves, and hats. Whether you live in a snowy wonderland or on the coast with chilly winds, we all get into experimenting with layers this time of year. But if you’re like me, you’ve never been totally sure how to throw on your favorite scarf, and layer with your favorite jewelry.… Continue Reading
Symbolic Jewelry: the Dragonfly
The lovely dragonfly appears in much of our jewelry, spreading its wings and drawing attention to its elegant and beautiful form. These exquisite insects have been around for all of our history, as fossils of large dragonflies have been found dating back 325 million years. With such a long history, dragonflies have inherited rich symbolism and meaning in many cultures. … Continue Reading
Our Top 10 Fashion Blogs
The world of fashion blogs is a full one. From big brands and fashion gurus to the everyday woman pursuing her passions, there is no scarcity of fashion inspiration in the blogosphere. And I think it’s wonderful, really, to have such a wide range of styles and techniques to glean inspiration from. But to make it a little easier to sift through, we picked out our Top 10 favorite fashion blogs so you can check them out and enjoy their fashion savvy as much as we do. … Continue Reading
The Seasonal Dish: Pomegranates
Iris Apfel: A Style Icon
Iris Apfel has been a style guru her entire life, starting at the young age of 11 when she purchased her first piece of jewelry. Growing up to be an admired interior designer and running the successful textile firm, Old World Weavers, Apfel had the privilege of traveling the world in search of new fabrics and designing pieces for nine presidents. Her love of truly unique clothing, fabrics, and accessories allowed her to become one of the most original and well known designers and pioneers of fashion – a true style icon.… Continue Reading
El Día de los Muertos… and the Beauty of Frida Kahlo
Whenever Mexico comes to mind during this season, I cannot help but think of Frida Kahlo, who is perhaps my chief style icon. Her very essence is inextricably bound to Mexico, and she displayed this love of country consistently through her art, clothing and jewelry.
Inspiration for Layering Necklaces
At Gypsy, we always encourage women to stray the course of fashion and create a style that is all their own. But we also love to give and share inspiration for new ways to wear jewelry, scarves, and pretty much anything.
One technique we love, that you might consider for adding a unique element to your look, is layering necklaces.… Continue Reading ▻