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Elisa Settimi, our New York contributor, explains why, in her mind, the Kara Ross cuff personifies Portman’s character in ‘Black Swan’.    Cuff by Kara Ross "To me, this Kara Ross cuff perfectly embodies the essence of the film ‘Black Swan’ by Darren Aronofsky.  Throughout the film Natalie Portman’s character desperately tries to keep her […]

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The red carpets have been rolled and stored, the champagne glasses restacked, the lids put on the lipstick, shoes back in their boxes, clothes pinned on mannequins, models sent to the spa and designers on a weekend break. This marks the end of four weeks of Spring/Summer 2011 and what an inspiring season it has […]

Taking a cue from Galliano’s A/W 2010 Haute Couture showcase for Dior I have chosen pieces under a common theme of flora and fauna in a color that can be associated with both Cupid and the Devil. Red is not always the easiest color to adorn in your day to day wardrobe, which is why […]

With summer hols upon us, I asked some of the Adorn contributors, designers and fashionistas to talk about which jewels they would pack in their suitcase… Kathryn Bishop, contributor on Adorn London "For me, holiday jewels should be easy to wear. I know a striking, bright-beaded necklace would make any holiday outfit complete, but if […]

Behind the scenes at Adorn, there is the constant ping of a Skype alert or a Twitter mention which links me to all those that contribute to Adorn and they like me are all passionate about jewellery. When I asked each of them to send a picture of their favourite vintage jewel with its story, […]

We are delighted to welcome on board Elisa Settimi from across the pond… you guessed it, New York! Elisa is the latest contributor to join the Adorn London team and we look forward to her street style pics and written contributions on all that glitters. As a self-confessed vintage jewellery addict, Elisa shares her top buying tips: […]

Elisa Settimi  is our first contributor from New York. I first stumbled upon Elisa’ s fabulous blog, Always Adorned, and have been an avid follower ever since. I am inspired by her self-confessed love affair with vintage jewels and the way she styles her new-found pieces. Elisa attended the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn NY where she […]