Her main account would be De Beers. For the next 25 years, she wrote all of the company’s ads.
An abridged version of how they tricked us into buying so many diamonds. (I guess this comes up every six months or so around here.)
Somewhat relatedly: Tiffany & Co. has a Tumblr. ("A rare green diamond emerges from tiered white diamonds like a cool summer breeze.")
1. Can I wear it in the shower?
A question for the ages. Or at least for all of the ages since showers have been invented. The three aspects of your jewelry to consider before bringing it into the bubble bath are: mechanical, metal, mineral.
- Mechanical considerations:
See if there are any nooks or crannies (just ate an English muffin) in your jewelry that might trap water. Think lockets, hollow bangles, or rings with closed-back stone settings. Also, see if any part of your jewelry is threaded on string or glued in place. If any of these features are present, it’s best not to wear that item in [...]