Tag Archives: pearls

New Lengths

I had the most wonderful dinner the other night. Adeline and I had decided to eat out in celebration of a wonderful first week back at work, and in typical Heidi fashion, I’d gotten a little carried away when getting dressed and ended up going a bit past the “casual-dinner-with-your-practically-little-sister” mark.

Precious As A Pearl

They say that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but historically, it was pearls that were prized above any other gem. It is said that the Roman general Vitellius financed an entire military campaign by selling just one of his mother’s pearl earrings, and in 1916, Jacques Cartier opened his 5th Avenue store by trading…