DrinkDotz: The Must Have GlassWear Accessory

December 9, 2011 by

Last week, we told you about Tereza Nemessanyi's Buying XX for Xmas, the uber comprehensive Holiday Gift Guide of products and services from women-led companies. We've checked out some of the goods on her list and one item we really loved are DrinkDotz. These reusable, interchangeable, hip looking vinyl dots "cling" to the side of any glass to identify whose glass is whose. A modern, fool proof way to never ... [Read More]

Suzanne Ellis Wernevi

Suzanne Ellis Wernevi: Her Charming & Personal Tale of Entrepreneurial Success

December 8, 2011 by

In 2008, Suzanne Ellis Wernevi set out to become the master of her own destiny. She wanted to build something meaningful. Something that would tap into her passion for the personal connections that jewelry always held for her. Something that would also allow her to craft a rich reality for herself that put her in control of her own time and her own priorities. Smart, savvy, and professionally well equipped ... [Read More]

Women You Should Know Holiday Giveaway Tote

Holiday Giveaway!

December 7, 2011 by

'Tis the season of giving, so we're giving you the chance to get in on another great giveaway, just in time for the holidays. We've got one of our smart and stylish Women You Should Know totes up for grabs. If you win, keep it for yourself to enjoy or in the spirit of the season, consider giving it to a woman you know who has inspired you. Just leave us a comment on this post to enter! Trust us... ... [Read More]

Elizabeth Taylor

The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor: Life, Love and Jewelry

December 6, 2011 by

This weekend one of our WYSK team members went to check out the Collection of Elizabeth Taylor exhibition that is scheduled for sale December 13-16, at Christie's New York. Liz Taylor was known for her many passions over the course of her grand life, certainly her career and seven husbands were among them, but it can be said that one of her greatest passions of all was jewelry. For many of us, jewelry ... [Read More]

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Shop Women-led Companies This Holiday Season And Make A Difference

December 2, 2011 by

With holiday shopping on our minds we, like most Americans this past weekend, scoured the internet for great deals and gift ideas. As we clicked through the endless gift guides posted by style mavens and online magazines, we came across a post that caught our eye by Tereza Nemessanyi, the Co-Founder and CEO of the online community, Honestly Now, and one of Forbes Ten Female Entrepreneurs and Mompreneurs to ... [Read More]

Kobi Levi Contemporary Chinese Chop Sticks Stilettos

If The Shoe Fits

December 1, 2011 by

It all started with Cinderella and that darned glass slipper... landing herself a prince rested entirely on A SHOE! Ridiculous as it may seem, this fairytale is not far from reality when it comes to the importance that shoes play in a woman's life. They protect our feet, they get us from point A to point B, and they reflect our personal style. They can be reasonably priced, moderately expensive or ... [Read More]

Joan Ganz Cooney with Bert and Ernie

Happy Birthday Joan Ganz Cooney: American Visionary Turns 82

November 30, 2011 by

She invented entertaining, educational television for kids. She created an innovative, American media institution four decades ago that continues to positively impact millions of children all over the world today. She changed the public perception of public television and introduced record-setting audiences to it. She told us "how to get, how to get to Sesame Street". Her name is Joan Ganz Cooney and ... [Read More]

Mary Donnelly

An Octogenarian Angel You Should Know

November 29, 2011 by

Mary Donnelly, known as "Resident Angel Mary D" of New Shoreham, Block Island, is the longest working employee of Rhode Island. In addition to having raised her seven children, for the past 50 plus years Mary has been employed by the Department of Public Health as the island's State Nurse, and is still working at 83 years old. Often one of the only licensed medical care providers on Block Island, Mary ... [Read More]