even before p*C was included in this month’s phm – i found + fell in deep like with handmade-in-the-uk paraphernalia. Ms. Vanda uses “vintage illustrations, printed and cut acrylic, and silver-plated chains . . . to provide extraordinary, beautifully original pieces at affordable prices, so that you may embellish yourself with merely a pittance.”
generally speaking, personalized gifts are going to be a hit + these are pretty sweet.
i particularly suggest using a surname or no name + meaningful, seemingly arbitrary word instead. receiver + giver still satisfy their ‘oh so thoughtful’ desires without begging creepers to act as if they know you.
if that’s too carrie bradshaw ’08 – my personal favorite necklace of theirs is from the Anatomica Collection. who knew that the auditory portion of the inner ear would reference my love of deep sea life? oh wait, the greeks did: “the name is from the Latin for snail, which is from the Greek kokhlias ‘snail, screw’ “ beautiful + squid like, this is a story-piece necklace, which would be fitting for a musician or ent alike.