Brooch Boucheron circa 1900 Plique-a-jour enamel, gold, rubies, opal, and aquamarine. I restored this (above) antique brooch for her. She trusted me. Image from Elizabeth Taylor My Love Affair With Jewelry (photographer's note)
Some of my favorite celebrity women are also some of my most revered beauty icons. Classics like Marilyn Monroe and more modern female wonders like Kate Winslet remind me of how timeless women can look. Who are some of your favorite beauty icons and why?
White silk charm beading camisole top with cross straps at back. Matthew Williamson top has a low scooped neck and back, gem encrusted buttons on straps and on side belts, has elasticated ruched sides and is fully lined.
✯ Orchids - There aren't too many turquoise blue flowers, especially nature art work with rust brown painted dot and splotch details! - DdO:) - FLOWERS BEYOND EXPECTED. Pinned via eclecticdeva's ORCHIDS board.
Coconut and Almond Ice Cream Sandwiches: Coconut ice cream between homemade chocolate cookies -- whether coated in candied almonds or shredded coconut -- is the perfect dessert when you're craving something cool.