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One Kings Lane, My New Passion

Have I said how much I love One Kings Lane?  They have mastered the art of finding unique home furnishings and accessories so expertly that I don't have to leave the comfort of my southern city to get fabulous deals on luxe items for my home. So now I am not only drooling over the furniture on their web site but also their jewelry.  Yes, I am now being tempted by Carolina Design.  Not a place, but the person. Carol Workinger is the artist behind Carolina Design and she has gorgeous pieces that were sold on One Kings Lane. What I love about the website is that it is like opening a present, you never know what's inside until you open it, but it's always a nice surprise :)


Here are a few pieces from their "Necklaces We Love" and  "Gold Rush" collection now on sale:

 Teardrop Sunburst Pendant, Blue Drusy, jewelery, one kings lane

Teardrop Sunburst Pendant, Blue Drusy by Coralia Leets
 Gold Coin Bracelet
Gold Rush, Gold Coin Bracelet by BEN-AMUN.

 Gold Chain Link Bracelet
Gold Chain Link Bracelet by BEN-AMUN.

 

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