Eye On The Scene: A Stylish Shopping Soiree and Dinner with Jewelry Designer Jennifer Meyer

Lael Brodsky’s modern Frank Welch designed abode recently played host to a bevy of chic shoppers, including some from California and Houston, dropping all other plans to see jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer, in town from Los Angeles. Asked how many times Meyer has visited Dallas, she responded ‘we’ve lost count’, and it showed at the party as Jennifer reconnected with so many of her… Read More

Travel Diary: Ylang 23’s Alysa Teichman’s South American Adventure

Ylang 23’s Alysa Teichman took a once-in-a-lifetime trip to South America before she rejoins the Ylang 23 team post grad-school (NYU MBA graduate, hooray!) in Dallas later this summer. Her travels took her from the vibrant cities of Argentina to the majestic mountains of Chile, the fields of Bolivia, to the sacred ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru. Here, in… Read More

The Y23: WWAKE’s Wing Yin Yau

Interviewing WWAKE designer Wing Yin Yau made me think of how thoughtful she is with her process. Her inspiration is peaceful yet powerful, ranging from large scale art pieces to specific French films, and while many designers talk about how they are inspired in the moment, it seems that Yau finds her inspiration from the… Read More

Joanne’s Eye // The Best Mid-Mod Home Design Boutiques in Dallas and Our Newest Spring Jewels

Ylang 23 owners Joanne and Charles most certainly have a love affair with jewelry, stocking their Dallas boutique with the most stylish assortment of jewelry artists in the business, but their design obsessions don’t cease with the stone. Their boutique and especially their Preston Hollow home are curated with an expansive collection of mid-century modern furniture, lighting, and… Read More

The Look: Spring’s Tie-Dye Trend Turns Out a Colorful Kaleidoscope of Jewels

The Sixties era of peace and love may be what comes to mind when we hear the word tie-dye, but the traditional method of tie-dye is rooted in the cultures of India, Japan and Africa as early as the 6th century. It was then that priests and wealthy citizens would tie-dye their clothing to show their… Read More

What She Ylangs For: Kimberly Whitman Makes it Personal

Top photo: Whitman wears a Jennifer Meyer Personalized Nameplate Necklace monogrammed with her children’s names. Bottom photo: Whitman wears a Ginette NY Rose Gold Disc Ring. If entertaining and style expert Kimberley Whitman’s most recent coffee table tome Monograms for the Home: The Art of Making Your Mark shows her passion for personalization on bed linens, towels and napkins, we knew she must feel… Read More

The Look: Silver Linings

The Spring fashion runways shined in silver metallics, from slinky dresses at Victoria Beckham to slick suits at Carven. And what better jewelry to wear with the lustrous looks than matching metals? From sterling to white gold, platinum to diamonds, our sparkling styles are spectacular company – think richly detailed Cathy Waterman pendants, Larkspur & Hawk foiled… Read More