I'm a big fan of Podcasts... maybe it's due to my slightly obsessive compulsive attachment to my business that I'm always looking to get inspired, learn, grow... be a better human! But you'll more often than not find me with ear plugs in and bopping to the beat of...yes, a new Podcast. Below are my favourite 5 that I have been digging these past few months.... There is plenty more goodies where these came from so I will write another post soon with some more! To get you started....
1) YOUR CREATIVE STARTby Jaharn Quinn
This is an easy to listen to and inspiring Podcast where Designer / Marketing guru Jaharn Quinn interviews those who have started businesses and are doing great things in their industries. It's a raw look into HOW to start a business, the real struggles people have gone through and a true look into their business. No fluffy stuff just pure honest awesome hustling humans. For anyone interested in starting their own business in any field, Your Creative Start is an awesome podcast to get inspired!
2) THE WARDROBE CRISIS
Vogue Sustainability editor, Clare Press, digs deep on the topic of Fashion & Sustainability. A very interesting and addictive podcast that gets you thinking and her witty & charming interview style asks some of the fashion 'leaders' the tough questions. Demanding answers, seeking solutions and most importantly sharing the current crisis we are in. Best summed up by a review left on her podcast that 'Each episode you learn something new through a relaxed, flowing and informed conversation'. Download it NOW!
3) MY TEACHERS PET
Ok this one isn't business related and it's kind of like a guilty pleasure... Or a car crash that you just can't stop investigation and learning more and more about! My obsession with crime investigations started a few years ago listening to the ever-popular SERIAL podcast (If you havn't yet listened to that, GO!) and then it's just developed from there...
4) HOW I BUILT THIS
Again, an absolute must for anyone interested in starting their own business. And more than that, an incredible and interesting look into how some of the biggest companies and brands we know today (Airbnb, Kate Spade and so many more!) on how they started and when it all started to take off.
5) MY DAD WROTE A PORNO.
I know, I'm sure you're all already across it but for those who havn't yet heard about this hilariously awkward Podcast then skip to it my friends! It's a GREAT one for long road trips... the more you listen to, the deeper you get!
I would love to hear what you are listening to? Drop me and email HERE with your favourites so I can add them to my list! x
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As a small brand like Luna & Rose, we know how important it is to support each other and empower other businesses we love, trust and believe in! Today, we want to show you our favourite Black Owned Fashion Sustainable Brands, a way for you to discover new resources, while taking care of our planet.
As we’re doing our best to keep ourselves educated and updated on the Black Lives Matter movement, one of our favourite ways to do so is to listen to podcasts. We’ve been loving learning from teachers, historians, and just regular people experiencing racism and issues we don’t even know about.
As we’re launchingour new Signet Rings, why not take the time to learn more about this timeless piece of jewellery?
First and foremost, signet rings represent a wide range of personalized ring, usually representing family symbols, signs, monograms and more. They were used to represent someone’s identity and they were traditionally used to sign into melted wax. How amazing is that?! A unique representation of someone’s signature right on their finger. In that sense, signet rings were extremely meaningful.
Luna & Rose necklaces come in a variety of lengths from 18" to 23". Our 18" chain necklace is made from our Fine Chain with the 20" and 23" length chains in our 'Everyday' Chain. These are the same chain design, just slightly heavier in weight for the longer lengths. For a rough guide (as we all have different, amazing bodies) the 23" chain sits around or just above your nipple line...
We're big fans of layering necklaces and I'm pretty sure you are too. All of our chains are adjustable in length by 2" to make sure you can style your layers to perfection and mix them up with other pieces in your jewellery wardrobe.
Although all necklaces are adjustable, for the perfect layered look we suggest that you purchase your necklaces on different length chains. This way you get to see the beauty of both pendants and there's less chance of scratching! We also personally like wearing the smallest pendant on the shorter length and the larger heavier pendants longer. That's just our personal choice though, we're all awesome & individual humans and ultimately you get to decide how you style your pieces!
Below is a little guide of some of our favourite pieces layered and their lengths:
|SALLY T-SHIRT MEASUREMENTS||SMALL (Size 6-10)||MEDIUM (Size 10-14||LARGE (Size 14-16)|
|CLASSIC T-SHIRT MEASUREMENTS||SMALL (Size 6-10)||MEDIUM (Size 10-14||LARGE (Size 14-16)|
It is important to note that different countries have different sizing methods.
Most of the world goes by number sizing which is the easiest and most accurate.
Because we sell our jewellery all over the world, we have decided to stick with number sizing and have put together the below chart to help you out. The most common size for ladies is a size 7 and size 10 for man. If you are unsure of your size you can measure the inner diameter of one of your own rings and refer to the below measurements.
Feel free to email us at email@example.com if you have any further issues.
Please also note that if you are ordering a wide band ring, its usually a good idea to go up a size.
Size 4 = Ring Size H 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 14.9mm (Recommended Pinky Size)
Size 5 = Ring Size J 1/2. Diameter measures 15.7mm (Recommended Pinky Size)
Size 6 = Ring Sizes L, M, Inner Diameter measures 16.5mm
Size 7 = Ring Sizes N, O, Inner Diameter measures 17.3mm
Size 8 = Ring Sizes P, Q, Inner Diameter measures 18.1mm
Size 9 = Ring Sizes R, S, Inner Diameter measures 18.9mm (Recommended Male Size)
Size 10 = Ring Sizes T 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 19.8mm (Recommended Male Size)
Size 11 = Ring Sizes V 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 20.6mm (Recommended Male Size)
Size 12 = Ring Sizes X 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 21.3mm (Recommended large Male Size)
If you require a ring in a different size in any of the designs offered, please send us an email here and we will see what our clever silversmiths can do for you.
Luna & Rose chain bracelets also have a 2" adjustable chain length with a clasp. Therefore they have two/three size options for you. They sit at a total circumference of approx 16cm & 17.5cm
If you require any other sizes for any of our items, please just let us know and we will see what we can whip up for you! You can contact us here.