Weekly Word; Emolument

This is exciting! I haven’t done a Weekly Word post in a while because I haven’t come across any interesting new words. Until now.

Definition: The profit arising from an office or employment, usually in the form of fees or wages. Originally, the fee paid to a miller.

Pronunciation:  [ih-mol-yuh-muhnt]

Derivation: From the Latin ēmolumentum, meaning …

Blue is the warmest color

 

These gorgeous stones will some day very soon find their way into gorgeous pendant necklaces and earrings! I have long been besotted by the color blue and it often surprises me when people refer to the blue color family as being cold. Never! I truly believe that blue is the warmest of colors. …

Perforated Fendi Loafers

The main thing I want to say about these is that I LOVE them! I don’t know if its just me but I often tend to think of Fendi as a fashion house of yesteryear, like Fiorucci or Todd Oldham, as if they went out of business in the 80′s or something. Does that sound mean? …

Rainbow Nails

Does this ever happen to you where you’re getting a manicure, your nails are prepped, cuticles tidied, base coat applied and you’re asked the very weighty question “Which color?” but you can’t decide? It happened  to me a couple of weeks ago and as I struggled to make a decision, changed my mind …