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Inside and Out – Make-up Adornment

HUZZAH!  Lovers of Lovelies. In the spirit of Adornment with Meaning, I offer up a couple of video links.  The first was shared with me by my friend, Lindsay and the other I found, just poking around (oh those interweb … Continue reading

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A Word or 100s on Adornment

As Father’s Day approaches I cannot help but consider where I was a year ago this week . . . in Oregon, saying goodbye to my Dad. As if I don’t think about my family at least 10 times a … Continue reading

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Just a Bit on Alexandrite

Alexandrite is the birthstone for June. In order to avoid having you leave my email list for emails that are too long . I have a couple of links for you to check out on this marvelous stone. To summarize: … Continue reading

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Appreciation And I’m going to take over the world!

Things I thought my mom said . . . LOL Never. “How on earth can you see the TV sitting so far back?” “Yeah, I used to skip school a lot, too” “Just leave all the lights on … it … Continue reading

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FAQs About Phoenix Magyk

Over the years, I have shared some of these answers, and it’s about time they were in one place – right?!?!. They are questions I hear often. Feel free to ask more. Are you from Phoenix, Arizona? Nope. Phoenix is … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 5

It looks like Tuesdays will be a better day for me than Mondays ☺ I could write much more on the facts, however, I’ve been itchy to get to this part. Adornment of meaning is what resonates for me and … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 4

You have to read aaaalllll the way to the end to understand the significance of the intro photo.       China!!  I’m so excited! Jewelry in Asian countries, such as China, has a history of about 5,000 years old … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 3

Adornment in the jewelry sense, has an interesting history right?!?! It is obvious that early peoples used what was available to them . . . pretty creative . . . super creative, when you think about it. Shells and eggs … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 2

Based on archeological findings and speculation it’s believed that the first signs of jewelry adornment were over 100,000 years old – the beads of the mud snail. I don’t think there is any way to really know how these ‘beads” … Continue reading

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History of Adornment

One of at least a 5 Part Series As defined in a dictionary:  noun 1. something that adds attractiveness; ornament; accessory: the adornments and furnishings of a room. 2.ornamentation; embellishment: personal adornment.  (1) This too:  “An adornment is generally an … Continue reading

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