All That Glitters

Everyone needs a little sparkle in their life, don't you think? Sure, we all know that special occassions require a little extra bling but why can't every day be a special occassion? Car pool, grocery shopping, an average day at work ... why not elevate your day with a some one-of-a-kind sparkle?

Believed to bring about wealth and creativity, marcasite has been used in jewelry for centuries, but it became truly popular during the Victorian Era. Also known as iron pyrite, it was de riguer in Art Nouveau and Art Deco pieces, and carried through the mid-century as well.