Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities
Hi friends. A lot can happen in ten years: the last ten years have been filled with adventures, additions, and some wonderful surprises. From new collections to new grandchildren, there are so many fantastic developments that have taken shape.
Although change is a constant, there are some things that have stayed the same. My family is still my top priority, I am still lucky enough to have my dream job, and there are still never enough hours in the day.
Trends and styles change so quickly and timelessness is not an easy quality to achieve. Regardless of trends, I have always loved colorful, n... Continue Reading
Last Reply by catpup | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities
Hello everyone. I am very happy to introduce you to my new feature, Unmistakably Judith. During the first week of every month, I’ll be bringing back some of our most classic pieces from the archive. In the early days, we used the phrase “Unmistakably Judith” in my advertising taglines, so I thought it would be the perfect name for a series dedicated to items that we’re bringing back from the past.
We love these classics so much that we wanted to give you another chance to add them to your collection. And, if you haven&rsquo... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Ripka Lover | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka
Hi everyone. We made it through January. After the holidays, winter can feel never-ending but so far, 2015 is off to a great start. Even though the holiday season is over, there are lots fun things to brighten up this time of year.
Will you be watching the big game tomorrow? Whether you watch for the football, the commercials or the half-time show, the Super Bowl is always an enjoyable event. This year, I'll be at QVC hosting some exciting shows. Every year, Ron watches from the green room and flips between the Super Bowl and watching me on QVC. Ron is the best. He al... Continue Reading
Last Reply by StyleIcon | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities
I hope your New Year is off to a happy start with the promise of many good things to come. I’m particularly delighted to begin 2015 with exciting plans for the Judith Ripka brand. For me, the new year has brought a fresh perspective and more inspiration than ever. Every day I think about my designs. This is my passion and my life’s work – something I’ll never stop doing.
Sometimes, I wake up dreaming about an idea and scribble down notes! Then, in the morning, Ron helps me decipher my notes so I can sketch and b... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Nadda | Started by Judith Ripka in Judith Ripka
Hi friends. Happy New Year! 2015 is finally here. I hope that everyone enjoyed spending the holidays with their families and friends.
The New Year is a great time for new beginnings. This year, my New Year’s Resolution is to eat less carbs and eat more protein. What are your New Year’s Resolutions? I would love to know all about them—let me know on my Facebook page.
The holiday season brings me so much inspiration for my sketches. Besides attending holiday parties, I’ve been sketching like crazy the past few weeks on everything from napkins to wrapping paper.
We have... Continue Reading
Started by Judith Ripka in Judith Ripka
Hello all. I hope that everyone is bundled up and enjoying the holidays with their families. So far, I am having a great holiday season with my family and friends.
I recently attended a holiday party on a boat called The Atlantica. We cruised around the Hudson River and enjoyed stunning views of the New York City skyline. No matter how many times I see it, I am still thrilled by that view.
I really love to bake during this time of year. One of my favorite recipes to make is biscotti. Whether you’re enjoying biscotti with tea, coffee or a holiday punch, it’s the perfect season... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Chitown Princess | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk
Hi everyone. Beth and the team just returned from visiting our factories in Bangkok, Thailand.
Whenever you travel, it’s always good to immerse yourself in the culture. Beth and the team experienced Thai culture by visiting this restaurant and saw these Thai dancers in their elegant, traditional outfits while having dinner.
During Beth’s trip, she worked with our master carvers and was able to get a hands-on look at how our TSV tennis bracelet is made.
In the photos, you’ll see how our jewelry is first carved in wax, a process done completely by hand.... Continue Reading
Last Reply by nootchka | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk
Hi friends. I hope that everyone had a delightful Thanksgiving. This year, I made a fabulous sweet potato pie with marshmallows. For me, November was a busy month. Of course, Thanksgiving was great but I also had a wonderful time at our small holiday get-together. It was such a treat to get to see how you Ripkanize your pieces. My only complaint is that I wish I could have spent the holidays with all of you.
A very special surprise guest joined us – my dear friend and QVC host, Lisa Robertson. She joined in on the festivities and wore a gorgeous pair of my heart earrings... Continue Reading
Last Reply by booey | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka
Hello friends and Happy November. I love November because it is the real start of the holiday season. The holidays are always busy for everyone, but they really are a magical time of year. My favorite part of the holidays is spending time with my family, my closest friends, and all of the people that are important to me.
In the rush of our busy, day-to-day lives, it’s easy to forget about slowing down and being present in the moment. Thankfully, the upcoming season is the perfect opportunity for this. I’m really looking forward to seeing all of my grandchildren. Th... Continue Reading
Last Reply by SuSu | Started by Judith Ripka in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities
Hi everyone. I am really happy to be back with you for October’s shows and to introduce you to a lovely new item. As you know, I design jewelry that should be worn all the time. As I always say, my pieces can go from blue jeans to black tie! Versatility is so important and I believe that my designs are for everything from the soccer game to the gala.
My calendar is filled with special events that mean so much to me. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and every year, I attend the Breast Cancer Research Fund luncheon. My dear friend, the late Evelyn Lauder, founded the BCR... Continue Reading