September 29th, 2016
Pippa Small

Pendant Envy

My friend, L.A.-based artist Kathy Leeds, has an enviable collection of Pippa Small pendants — Pippa actually snapped this pic of them on Kathy last week. I love the varied lengths, too.

Kathy asked me recently if I’d do a post on SoCal dressing. As a New Yorker who has never lived on the West Coast, I demurred—it wouldn’t be authentic. So, I turned the tables and asked Kathy to do a guest post for kic, instead. Stay tuned!

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Floral blouse

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Foral blouse

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  • What stunning jewels! I love Kathy’s style and her art work. She has such an eye for beauty.
    I can’t wait to read Kathy’s post!
    Adrienne

    Adrienne ShubinSeptember 29th, 2016  10:55 AM

     
  • great idea for a post and from someone who has more style than anyone i know!
    she nails it everytime! looking forward to reading her post!

    sallySeptember 29th, 2016  11:36 AM

     
  • What a great idea! I don’t wear gold but love the pendants and as you said, the varying lengths.

    SueMSeptember 29th, 2016  11:58 AM

     
  • Im excited to see this too. I live in Florida and have lived in SoCal also, so very much my lifestyle. Love the Pippa Small pieces!

    JenniferSeptember 29th, 2016  12:43 PM

     
  • Thanks Preston. I love my pendants and they were chosen over years for to commemorate special events in my life, so I feel I carry the memory on me – sort of “amulets.” I hope everyone who reads this does take the time to click on the link about Pippa Small who is a friend ,and a woman I admire tremendously. She does so much to bring work to the women of India and Afghanistan, through the making of her jewelry as well.
    I don’t think this look has to be just Pippa Small though. I love the idea of stacking necklaces with pendants with anything, from shells to heirloom pieces in a way that’s meaningful to the wearer.

    KathySeptember 29th, 2016  12:48 PM

     
  • Can’t wait to read Kathy’s post! Always fun to see/hear a fellow So Cal perspective!

    Karima | A Note On StyleSeptember 29th, 2016  3:20 PM

     
  • Thank you dear Kathy, I love the way you wear the Jewellery, and adore the notion of collecting memories through these amulets, the emotional connection always makes the best kind of Jewellery x

    Pippa smallSeptember 29th, 2016  4:21 PM

     
  • The pendants are gorgeous Kathy and I love that each one represents special life event – even more meaningful. Preston, How fun, a guest blog from the opposite coast. Kathy, can’t wait!

    MaryBSeptember 29th, 2016  10:39 PM

     
  • these are remarkable! wearable art for sure.

    ginaSeptember 30th, 2016  9:58 AM

     
  • Oh I can’t wait to read Kathy’s post. She has the most spectacular and yet wholly effortless style. I also LOVE the paintings she is doing these days, and wish I could attend the Santa Monica art open house.

    LisaSeptember 30th, 2016  2:13 PM

     
  • These are gorgeous! Love to see Kathy’s post on So Cal style! Kim

    KimOctober 2nd, 2016  12:39 AM

     

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