Kataoka Jewelry Parties in Dallas

Dallas was an instant love affair for Yoshinobu Kataoka, the designer of Kataoka Jewelry as he landed in the warm embrace of his Ylang 23 jewelry fans. His trip kicked off with a drive by his billboard on the Dallas Tollway on the way to a Cocktails and Shopping event at the Ann and Gabriel… 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

Shop Girls: Get To Know Director of Sales Lauren Havens and Store Manager Celina Lang

Friends first, these girls are the glamour behind the glitz of the sales floor at Ylang 23. They count a combined 25 years experience working “like kids in a candy shop,” sharing their favorite new designers, trends, and style with their beloved clientele. Lauren describes Celina as the most organized person she knows while Celina lauds… Read More

The Look: Statement Earrings to Show Off Your Shoulders

The resurrection of one of our favorite 90’s trends, the shoulder baring top, was perhaps born from designer Rosie Assoulin’s off-the-shoulder tops from a few seasons back, and taken to the fashionable streets by one of the designer’s greatest cheerleaders, influential blogger Leandra Medine of ManRepeller. From there, bloggers across the globe have pushed the subtly sexy… Read More

The Look: What Jewelry To Wear With A Slip Dress

The silk slip dress, a memorable mainstay of the nineties worn most often by model-of-the-moment Kate Moss, graced several runways this spring season. Balenciaga, Celine, Alexander Wang, Saint Laurent and Burberry are just a few that featured the look, that is anything but boudoir when paired with the appropriate accessories. Think flats or boots – we love… Read More