LJ Cross Jewelry Line Launches With $100,000 Cross Necklace

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Lisa Jackson is no stranger to building brands. In 1996, she launched Lisa Jackson Ltd., an interior design firm, where her sense of style and her clean and minimalist aesthetic attracted clients such as Renee Zellweger, Tory BurchVera Wang and Michael J. Fox . In 2006 she purchased the furniture business Lucca & Co., and became both CEO and designer for her own furniture line. Her latest venture, LJ Cross, is a collection of high-end, clean and minimal crosses, made of 18K white, yellow and rose gold crosses. Prices will run between $1,200 to $100,000 (the higher price points feature diamonds and organic pearls).  Read more here...

New York Botanical Garden Winter Wonderland Ball Rings In Holiday, Raises $250,000


The dress code called for “Winter Black and White,” though a minority bucked the trend and wore short or color, and bare midriffs were a popular choice. “I decided to switch it up a little bit; this is a young, fun event, and I’m okay showing off my Miami tan,” said Sarah Arison, just back from Miami’s Art Basel, in an A-line Tibi floral skirt and a black Zara crop top. “I walk in here and it’s the most magical place. I have a lot of friends that I brought from LA, their jaws are on the floor.” Read more here...