Edward Gorey “Life is Sweet” Sterling Silver Pin
Engraved on the back: “Books. Cats. Life is sweet.”
Henry David Thoreau Cuff Bracelet
“go Confidently in the Direction of your Dreams—Live the Life you’ve Imagined”
Ralph Waldo Emerson Möbius Bracelet
“what lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters...”
Sky is Filled With Stars Necklace
"The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day"—Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The last line of one of his most famous poems, stamped on two slender pendants of 14 kt gold vermeil.
Walt Whitman Earrings
"Resist much. Obey little." The poet's rallying cry for individual and collective liberty, from 1860 edition of "Leaves of Grass."
Walt Whitman Happiness Quote Cuff
"Happiness...not in another place but this place, not for another hour but this hour." — Leaves of Grass, “A Song for Occupations”
Gertrude Stein Necklace
“Let me listen to me and not to them.” Stein's words hand-cast on sterling pendants, hung on a delicate 18" chain.
What good shall I do this day? Cuff Bracelet
Benjamin Franklin began each day by asking himself, in the pages of his journal, "What good shall I do this day?” and returned, at the end of the day, to ask himself the “evening question”: “What good have I done to- day?”
Jane Austen Replica Ring
Only three pieces of jewelry are known to have belonged to Austen; this is a replica modeled on one of those rare artifacts, her ring, a gold band set with an oval turquoise-colored stone.
Mark Twain Sterling Silver Cuff
"To believe yourself brave is to be brave; it is the one only essential thing."
“Obstinate, headstrong girl” Sterling Silver Cuff Bracelet
“Jane Austen” is inscribed inside
We’re All Mad Here Necklace
From Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Love Conquers All Cuff Bracelet
Engraved with the Latin “Amor vincit omnia”
Shakespeare Sonnet 116 Möbius Bracelet
"Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments..."
James Thurber Reading Dog Pin/Pendant
Sterling silver; One inch in diameter. Thurber’s signature is engraved on the back.
“Those who love each other” Sterling Silver Cuff Bracelet
"Those who love each other shall become invincible." —W. Whitman
Little Book Necklace
This delicate book pendant measures 1/4” around. Sterling-silver-plated bronze, with an 18" sterling silver chain.
Hamlet Möbius Pendant Necklace
“This above all: to thine own self be true.”
Edward Gorey Cat on a Moon Necklace
The image of this irresistible cat perched on a crescent moon is adapted from a series of Edward Gorey's unpublished drawings of cats engaged in improbable activities.
Walt Whitman Cuff Bracelet
“now voyager sail thou forth to seek and find”
Edward Gorey Sterling Cat Reading a Book Pin
This sterling silver pin is adapted from a drawing by Edward Gorey that is part of a series of renderings of fanciful cats engaged in unusual activities.
Louisa May Alcott Sterling Silver Cuff Bracelet
"I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship."
Jane Austen Adventures Sterling Silver Cuff
If adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village, she must seek them abroad