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Un Globe de Mariée

A love story preserved in glass and gold, the globe de mariée is a ritual established during the reign of Napoleon III, meant to house the most important mementos of a couple’s wedding day. Upon a cushion of red velvet, the bridal crown of woven orange flowers (dried or preserved in wax) would rest alongside brass-stamped symbols important to the bride and groom, as well as a number of mirrors to reflect the truth of their souls, and the number of children they hoped to have. These were equal ...
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We Stand with Ukraine

When I was born, my father gifted me with a name to honor his Ukrainian homeland and tether me to the roots of the culture he left behind... ...