Surprise Mom with a Mother’s Day History This Weekend

Gentle Reminder! Nudge, Nudge! Three days until May 12, 2019; Mother's Day! Let the countdown begin! Long before jewelry was the gift to give, the matronly aspects of women as mother's of community were publicly celebrated on many different days throughout the Ancient Greek year. Today in the US, Mother’s Day is a single moveable …

4 Ways Money Moves

The story of human migration predates the use of money. Hunter gatherers crossed continents with nothing more than what they could carry. It took thousands of generations, but eventually humans walked across all the land bridges, sailed all the seas and covered the Earth. Shortly after the world was wrapped in humankind, large-scale agriculture usurped …

Lucky Newsletter #7

πš†πšŽπš•πšŒπš˜πš–πšŽ 𝚝𝚘 πšπš‘πšŽ π™»πš˜πš˜πš™! First, we would like to start out with a BIG thank you to everyone who came out to visit us in April. It was a pleasure to put so many names and faces together! We also want to say thank you to those of you who reached out to us on …

Who is Joan Hornig?

Joan Hornig is a jewelry designer. For many years Hornig had a small-scale, jewelry side-hustle. After successful careers in education at Harvard and more than twenty years on Wall Street, Hornig focused on her love of jewelry. In 2003 she started her jewelry company with the motto; Philanthropy is Beautiful, and in 2013 she launched …

What does the Plague have to do with Jewelry?

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During medieval times, Plague swept through the European continent destroying communities and greatly reducing world population. Family lines ended, congregations evaporated, fear of the unknown and of those who seemed different stressed the social fabric, and in some places, it unraveled altogether. The arts declined, literacy rates dropped, wisdom and knowledge of ages vanished in …