| Feb 7, 2010
We're packing the mobi for a madcap trip across Europe to see as much as we can in 18 days. If this trip goes badly, it's our daughter's fault. This is her idea, pitched from her apartment in downtown Antwerp during a call months earlier.
"Come visit us,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:56 AM
“So we beat on boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”
-“The Great Gatsby,” F. Scott Fitzgerald
In an era when people go out to Chipotle in their pajama pants, board airplanes in stained sweat suits...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:56 PM
Tiffany & Co. has released a new advertising campaign with a thoroughly modern take on coupledom.
The ads include the kind of romantic scenes we've come to expect: couples walking in the rain or sharing a candlelit dinner.
But they also include a...
| Nov 2, 2006
ON the second Sunday of each month, Peggy Caffey, chairwoman of the collectibles department at the College for Appraisers in Cypress, heads for the Rose Bowl Flea Market and joins the team offering free assessments of shoppers' discoveries, sorting the...
| Aug 2, 2009
For an architecture firm with only four years' experience, it's surprising how much attention Benjamin Ball and Gaston Nogues have received. "It's a little crazy," says Ball, 41. "And it puts a little pressure on us because people seem to have higher...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 1:00 PM
A former executive with Tiffany & Co. has been sentenced to one year in federal prison for stealing jewelry worth $2.1 million from her employer and selling it.
Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun, who worked 25 years at Tiffany and became its vice president of...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: This candy dish has always been in my family. It was a gift to my great-grandmother and has been handed down for generations. At the top is written in white, "My wife 1909." I cannot determine origin and history. Can you tell me anything about it?
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Four-stone knuckle rings that sparkle across four fingers; body chains and finger bracelets studded with diamond bezels; ruby teardrop ear cuffs, pyramid-shaped ear jackets and pave ear bands — the more the merrier.
Layered is the look in...