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5 Picks From Your Mother's Jewellery Collection

Let’s confess while growing up we all had an eye on our mom’s favourite jewellery pieces. Seeing your mother adorned in most beautiful of her jewels always had us dreaming to wear them too. 441 more words

Diamond Jewellery

This Hero Left His Oxford U. Rhodes Scholarship In 1967 To Fight In Vietnam Where He Earned 16 Medals

We’re just a few weeks away from Memorial Day so I wanted to share this amazing clip with you all about Karl Marlantes. Karl first came to the US Marines as an undergrad at Yale University in the ‘Platoon Leaders Class’ where he’d train at Quantico during the Summers and when he graduated he’d earned a Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University in England. 156 more words

Culture

My Lucky Boxers

I’m retiring my lucky boxers today.

I don’t know how many of you know this, but I’m immensely superstitious. If my team is doing well, I won’t move from my seat. 249 more words

Home is not a place, it's a feeling

It’s been a little while since my last post, it has been a crazy few weeks of study, work and trying to fit in all of the other pleasures that life has to offer. 465 more words

Life

More Than Repair: Elevating Memory with Kintsugi

Humanity can be callous and wasteful, but we often form attachments to things. Can connecting with sentimentality help encourage awareness?

In this age of technology and mass production, we are accustomed to replacing things as they age and break down. 408 more words

Videos

Keeping history. (Minimalism, post 8.)

In terms of minimalism, I’ve been thinking about the difference between historical value and sentimental value in objects. I’ve been focusing on sentimental value – I’m enjoying lightening my life, but practicing the discipline of physical non-attachment to… 235 more words

Minimalism

Call me sentimental....

There’s lots of benefits to working directly with a bridal client on a bespoke piece, but one that brings immense satisfaction is being able to incorporate items of sentimental value to the bride. 123 more words

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