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Ahh by Rhonda Shear Fall Fashions

Summer fashions are fun, but there’s just something about fuzzy fall sweaters—and donning them with a pumpkin spice latte (or “PSLs”—for the more fall-forward) in hand. Seasonal platitudes aside, cozy styles are where it’s at, but you should know there’s more to them than cable knits; just like the endless colors of crisp tree leaves, […]


Top 6 Jewel Heist Movies

There’s a lot of classic heist movies out there — Oceans 11 (the old Hollywood original, of course), The Thomas Crowne Affair, Heist — to name a few, but nothing in this genre sparkles quite like the jewel heist variety. These films make the gritty look glamorous. Want to take the night off in style? […]

Old Hollywood Glamour

Old Hollywood Glamour

I’m going to transport you back to old Hollywood — a time when women were “dames” and Marilyn’s name was often in lights. From the 1920s to 50s, dazzling dames of all sizes created magic on the silver screen and lead fashion on the streets. Indeed, the vintage hair waves and glitzy gowns were charming, […]


Rhonda’s Diamond Jubilee Playlist: Top 7 Songs with “Diamond” in the Title

Every birthday celebration needs a soundtrack, so it’s only fitting that my Diamond Jubilee should feature definitive “jewel tones.” It’s time to rock hard or sparkle softly; Check out my top-seven playlist featuring songs with “diamond” in the title. 7. Rihanna – Diamonds A list of top diamond tunes wouldn’t be complete without a contemporary […]


Shine Like a Diamond

Real talk: Some days we just feel like we’ve lost our luster — like a diamond that’s reduced back to coal. But I’m here to tell you: You’re more than a bad day, or even a bad week (month, year). Don’t let gravity get to you. If anything, let it transform you. After all, diamonds […]

ahh inspiring

“Ahh” Inspiring to Absurd: Top 5 Diamond-Encrusted Items

Coco Chanel once said: “The best things in life are free; the second best are very expensive.” I’d amend that to say the second best are very sparkly. However, the gemstones on this list do cost quite a few shiny coins. Some of the top diamond-encrusted items range from the “ahh”-inspiring to absurd. Check out […]