Carrie Underwood is nominated for a few , but shes already earned one honor tonight: The award for the Most Expensive Jewelry.
The county star stepped out in more than $31 million worth of Johnathon Arndt gems. Her necklace featured 381 carats of oval, pear, marquise and round brilliant white diamonds.
Okay, now that weve picked our jaws up off the floor, we can continue She paired the stunner with an embroidered black strapless Roberto Cavalli gown.
“It’s heavy on my soul,” Underwood told E! News of the creation. “I’m afraid someone is going to tackle me and steal it … It’s worth more than me.” Well, we don’t know about all that, Carrie …
I love animal jewelry and when I came across Daphna Simon‘s “Untamed Jewels” collection it ranked right up there with the Cartier panther. Her line has now recently been redefined and not only can you purchase directly from her website, she has broken down some price points with her gold-plated versions. Some of the animals that are depicted in her designs are the wolf, bear, leopard, elephant and frog.
I got a moment to catch up with her and see what she and her hand-crafted jewels have been up to:
I just launched my new boutique line and a brand-new website, both of which I’m really excited about!
What to Consider When Buying Mens Diamond Rings
Despite the ever-growing popularity of mens diamond rings, many people still dont understand how shopping for these bands differs from buying diamond rings for women. While womens diamond engagement bands and wedding rings primarily focus on the four Cs (cut, color, clarity and carat size), mens diamond rings tend to be evaluated on a whole different set of criteria.
If the four Cs arent all that important when it comes to mens diamond rings, then what is? Whether youre buying a wedding band, anniversary ring or fashion ring, here are three items to consider when buying mens diamond rings. Full post…
Deep green emeralds are those precious gems that are yet to receive their due adulation. Rubies and diamonds have always been the favorite choices world over. But, these intense green stones possess an aura that is exotic and elegant. And, when these are beautifully set into studs, pendant, ring, earrings or bracelet, these are very special and accentuate the attire.
For making personalized ornaments few easy steps need to be followed. The selection of loose emeralds is the first step. Emeralds come in a lovely range of green shades from soft green, medium green, intense green, vivid green to deep green.
When you first consider starting an art- or craft-based business, it is undoubtedly because you are passionate about what you create. It’s about your own personal statement, your ideas, your vision, your perspective, your skills, and your design sense—and rarely does running to the post office, ordering office supplies, handling customer complaints, or paying bills enter into your dreams. You and everyone else dreams of being the “Maker.” Otherwise you would open a laundromat.
But early in planning your business you realize that you do indeed end up running to the post office, paying bills, and taking out the trash. A