Cynthia Danquah crafts this warm-toned bracelet which she titles Somensa, which means "hold my hand" in the Akan language of Ghana. She forms this lovely stretch bracelet using two colors of agate beads in double strands that are joined together by beads crafted from sese wood.
The head of the zodiac, the Aries sign is like the firstborn of the galaxy. You ladies impulsively and bravely blaze a trail through the world, and the rest of us can only follow. So of course, your beauty routine follows suit. Think: Bold reds for bold women. We found 10 stand-out zodiac beauty products perfect for the Aries sign, from lipsticks to fragrance to makeup brushes. Go forth and be fearless in your beauty!
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In a perfect world, our whole jewelry box would be from Farfetch. So instead we rounded up our top picks right now because though we may not be able to purchase everything on this list, we definitely want an all-encompassing inventory of items we can drool over during our lunch break.
Editors' Top Finds
The arm party is here to stay, so why not add another to your collection with a DIY friendship bracelet? Mine took about 30 minutes to make and cost just a few dollars.
A group of women from Saudi Arabia used a bright and upbeat music video to spread a message on women's rights that is anything but cheery.
It's one thing to slip on your cute leggings and stretch out on your mat–but are the principles and teachings of yoga really sinking in as you enter Savasana?
Kendrick Lamar's new video for the single "Humble" finally celebrates women's bodies in all their natural glory, stretch marks and all.
Never lose or misplace your favorite baubles again with this jewelry dish inspired by those at Anthropologie. Make this one yourself with inexpensive materials. It's so easy and cute!
British online retailer ASOS recently released unretouched photos of their swimsuit models -- stretch marks, curves, and all -- and the internet has responded.
"If this is happening to me, it is happening more aggressively to women everywhere."
Portraying these powerful women comes with a lot of responsibility.
On a scale of one to classy, gold jewelry lands at effortlessly elegant. Slip on a few gold bangles or don a set of stacked gold rings to take your look from everyday casual to sophisticated chic in seconds.
The latest bracelet craze is here, and we've DIY'd it. Inspired by Alex & Ani, these stackable and collectible charm bangle bracelets are the perfect addition to any arm party. Plus, you can customize your charms to document your hobbies and travels!
Yoga is a fantastic, restorative method to stretch and tone your body. But with studios popping out of thin air, how do you choose the right (and safe) one?
Chances are you've got stretch marks, or striae, on at least one part of your body. Most of us consider stretch marks a side effect of pregnancy, but non-pregnant women and men also get them regularly. But do these lines ever go away?
NYC hairstylist Allen Thomas Wood recently introduced the new hairstyle, and we are in sticker shock... in a good way!
Jewelry designer Hera Arkarakas wants her designs to empower women. With afforadable pieces that are both classic and trendy, she creates designs that appeal to all types of women. Hear her thoughts on trends for 2013 and see some of her pieces below.
Truly bright and festive, this gemstone bracelet features vibrant peridot gemstones framed in a delicate sterling silver setting.
Show your true color with this red garnet bracelet crafted in sterling silver featuring more than 100 oval garnet gemstones in a f...lexible triple line design. read more
Crafted from polished sterling silver, this wheat chain bracelet is finished with a lobster claw clasp and adds a fluid, timeless ...accent to any outfit. read more
Recalling the richness of a bygone era, our classic Byzantine bracelet is crafted to be both voluminous and lightweight with highl...y polished, Italian hollow sterling silver links intricately woven in a distinctive pattern. The bracelet lays flat for comfortable wear and features a sturdy clasp for security. read more
Black oval beads of dyed black agate alternate with brown and beige-hued terracotta and sese wood beads to create this simple, yet... chic stretch bracelet. Ghanaian artisan Catherine Offei Kwapong crafts this beaded bracelet with a unique earthy appeal that is sure to complement any outfit. read more
With a rainbow of colors, this delightful bracelet stretches to slip over the wrist. Cynthia Danquah crafts her design by hand wit...h round agate beads. She names it Medie, an Akan phrase meaning "mine" read more
Beautiful colors mingle in a wide bracelet by Addo Zakour in Ghana. Working with sese wood beads, she knots them by hand on nylon ...cords. This festive bracelet slips over the wrist to make every day a celebration. read more
Crafted by hand, this bracelet features beads of African sese wood. Cynthia Danquah creates a beautiful wristband that stretches t...o slip over the wrist. She names her design Adinpa, an Akan word meaning 'A Good Name.' read more
Rustic yet classy, this stretch bracelet hand crafted from sese wood is the perfect accessory for any day. Rita Addo Zakour design...s this bracelet with beaded pattern that alternates between brown and cream. read more
Beautiful hues of green shine throughout this gorgeous beaded bracelet hand crafted by Harriet Faako Adjei of Ghana. The necklace ...features green agate and recycled glass beads. The artist calls this bracelet Selorm, which means "God loves me" in the Ewe language. read more
Ghana's Rachel Armah selects a warm palette of colors for the design of her Oheneba bracelet. Meaning "Princess" in Akan, the brac...elet is crafted by hand alternating beads of bauxite with enhanced agate beads. Stone colors and variegation may vary somewhat. read more
Beautiful hues of peach and blue shine throughout this gorgeous beaded bracelet hand crafted by Harriet Faako Adjei of Ghana. The ...bracelet features agate and a recycled glass bead. A brass hook clasp forms the closure of this bracelet. read more
Circling the wrist with black sese wood beads, this stretch bracelet is designed and crafted by Ghanaian artisan Olanrewaju Azeez ...Oyewole. He strings the beads on black nylon cord, which dangles from the bracelet. read more
A floral medallion centers this bracelet, honoring Kumasi, the "garden city" of Ghana. Stacks of sese wood disks flank the blossom... in a design by Rita Addo Zakour. Eco-friendly, the central square is crafted by recycling plastic drinking bottles. read more
With the ecology in mind, Rita Addo Zakour selects sese wood disks to combine with elongated beads crafted of recycled water bottl...es. She crafts a delightful stretch bracelet in tones of golden brown, black and cream. read more
Artisan Abdul Kadir Iddrisu of Ghana crafts this necklace with sets of recycled plastic discs grouped between round sese wood bead...s. The artisan combines colors of black and yellow to create a vibrant stretch bracelet. read more
With the ecology in mind, Addo Zakour selects sese wood disks to combine with elongated beads crafted of recycled water bottles. S...he crafts a delightful stretch bracelet in black and cream. read more
Dark brown spheres and lighter discs of sese wood circle the wrist in a beautiful beaded stretch bracelet from Ghana. Esther Darko... designs the bracelet, stringing each bead by hand. read more
Natural spheres of sese wood alternate with brown discs in a beautiful beaded stretch bracelet from Ghana. It is designed and craf...ted by Esther Darko, offering a wonderful accessory. read more
Blaze your own path with this sese wood and recycled plastic beaded bracelet from Ghanaian artisan Catherine Offei Kwapong. Bold s...unflower engravings on barrel-shaped beads set alongside smaller accent beads make for a unique statement. The artisan uses beads crafted from recycled plastic drinking bottles and sese wood to create this design. read more
Trios of cream and black discs alternate with cream round beads in this sese wood stretch bracelet. Artisan Abdul Kadir Iddrisu of... Ghana crafts this bracelet showing the beauty of connecting contrasting colors. read more
Carved from African sese wood, voluptuous beads feature intriguing motifs in red and cream. Elizabeth Alorchie-Apetor alternates t...hem with smaller brown beads in a pair of original stretch bracelets. She names her bracelets Hwoese, a Ewe word meaning "faith." read more
Rustic and unique, this brown stretch bracelet designed by Rita Addo Zakour is hand crafted from sese wood. Artisans thread rectan...gular and circular wood beads on nylon thread to create this beautiful piece that shows off the natural grain of sese wood. read more
Alternating with dark discs, spheres of sese wood display a natural grain in this beaded stretch bracelet by Ghanaian artisan Esth...er Darko. She diligently strings the beads by hand for a charming accessory. read more
With the ecology in mind, Addo Zakour selects sese wood disks to combine with elongated beads crafted of recycled water bottles. S...he crafts a delightful stretch bracelet in tones of cream and black. read more
Inspired by heartwarming acts of kindness, Catherine Offei Kwapong creates a boho-style stretch bracelet to adorn your wrist. The ...Ghanaian jewelry designer pairs sleek sese wood globes with ornate recycled plastic beads, making this accessory an environmentally friendly choice. read more