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Wednesday, January 2, 2013

I'm Loving Lately...

Coral and Gold!  Great minds think alike- my husband and sister both gave me jewelry for Christmas in this combo.  My husband gave me these coral earrings- I love them and wear them every day.  I love estate jewelry- it's usually set in 18k gold, and the quality is usually much better than what you can buy new for the same price.  


My sister gave me this fab enamel bangle bracelet with two cheetahs.  Coral and cheetahs are a fab combo, don't you think?  Very David Webb-esque (and from J.Crew).

Have you watched Homeland?  We received Season 1 and have been staying up until midnight (which is significant for a pregnant lady!) every night watching it.  It is so good.  It's on Showtime, so it's gratuitious everything and definitely not for the whole fam, but the story, acting, etc leave me on the edge of my seat.  And it has an underlying love story (sort of) so it's not all spies and guns.  They film here in Charlotte, so it's fun to see landmarks I recognize.  We are contemplating ordering Showtime so we can watch Season 2!

And a couple of finds over the holidays...

A vintage Gucci horsebit ice bucket!  Isn't it cool?  I didn't know Gucci made ice buckets, but apparently they had a line of barware in the 70's.  It was black with tarnish when I found it, so I guess no one wanted it.  But I rolled the dice and bought it anyway, and thankfully it polished perfectly. 

And this giltwood shell mirror.  I am so tempted to keep it...  (I'm selling it on One Kings Lane because I lose money every time I ship mirrors myself...)

Gilded Mirror w/ Hollywood Regency Style

What are you loving lately?

10 comments:

Julie said...

Love your finds and presents!

Holly Phillips @ The English Room said...

The Gucci icebucket is beautiful!!!! I am so glad you found Homeland. It is so very good and continues to be. It has filmed at a few clients houses. Such fun Charlotte sightings.
Happy New year-

Holly

spark! (Ada-Marie) said...

Fab earring, Sarah! Love those. Happy new year!

Marisa/Stylebeat said...

That ice bucket! If you ever want to sell it, lmk!
Happy New Year!

Amy Vermillion Interiors said...

LOVE your Christmas gifts Sarah! You lucky girl.
And the Gucci ice bucket!!!
Hugs and Happy 2013
Amy

Amy Vermillion Interiors said...

HAppy 2013 Sarah!
I love your gifts, you lucky girl…and that ice bucket!!!
Swoon!
Amy

loucinda said...

LOVE your coral presents and new finds!! I got season 1 of Homeland for Christmas, too. Excited to get into (finally)!

Kim@Chattafabulous said...

Still super excited about using Emerald Green - somewhere!


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Happy New Year!

Andrea K said...

Your coral earrings are divine!

Vickie H. said...

Aren't you just THE BOMB, all the way around! Adore that ice bucket!! And those earrings are FABULOUS!! Love your JCrew Bracelet. I got their Foo Dog bracelet and am so happy with it! Their jewelry is always a whole lot of look for not much money...my kind of deals!! Have a great weekend!!

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