Monthly Archives: August 2011

Animals and Jewelry

There is an obsession with animals and fashion…from leopard prints to actual leopard skins, people love to adorn themselves with wild and sometimes mythical creatures.  One of the more common animals I have seen worn is the elephant.   Why would someone even … Continue reading

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Jewellry or Jewelry………Symbolism and Power

What possessed humans to start wearing jewelry is a question that I’ve always wanted an answer to.  Well let’s see…..According to Wiki’s definition of jewelry or jewellry (as previously spelled), it is a form of personal adornment. Derived from the … Continue reading

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Your body is a canvas

Jewelry can recreate you.  There are so many ways to mix and match costume jewelry with your wardrobe its incredible! I love to wear my elephant pendant with my darker wardrobes.  The burnished silver look gives it an elegance of its … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about sex!

Sex and jewelry… what’s the link you ask?  Attraction.  Jewelry is very pleasing to the eye.  Men, in my experience, are attracted to the shiny and the sparkly gems and stones on jewelry.  You think they don’t pay attention to … Continue reading

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www.caribbeanlilac.com

Caribbean Lilac was started because I have always had a love of, and a fascination with costume jewelry. Real jewelry was always too expensive to buy enough to interchange with my outfits.  It wasn’t until I reached my twenties I … Continue reading

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