Un Peu de Bijoux

I enjoy photographing accessories, or jewellery so to speak. They catch the light ever so brilliantly, the lashings of gilt striking against the harsh flash, leaving what lies behind said treasure as nothing but a glimmer. They portray a sense of decadence, opulence, and luxury, even if it’s just a pair of skinny (albeit large – catering to my tastes, of course) hoops from H&M which costs around three quid.

I’m all about looking at things and life beautifully, not quite behind rose-tinted glasses because I’m not going to limit myself to just rosy hues. I prefer a spectrum of colour, of brilliance, even of chromaticity incapable of comprehension by the human eye. And I want to show that beauty, be it in whatever form it chooses to take.

Capturing bijoux allows me to enjoy and appreciate them even more, even after taking my preposterous obsession with them into account. I delve even deeper, seeing and indulgently taking in how they are crafted, the intricacies and sophisticated labyrinth of creative effort which has gone into them, the sheen and glint of gold, of silver, of gunmetal. Yes, I’m attracted to most, if not all things shiny.

From my travels, and because there’s no sale like a Christmas – and summer – sale in the UK. Also, a bit of insight into my (sometimes very varied) tastes,

Topshop in Malaysia is nowhere as kind.

A brazenly-adorned whirlwind of spikes, triangles and geometrical shapes, neon hues, gold-dominated spoils and ocean-inspired colours, sharp edges, angular lines and more spikes, crystals, embellishments and encrustations, jewel tones, ombre tints and Egyptian-inspired gems, something borrowed from Kingdom Animalia, my love for hoops, and even more spikes.











Of course, with Topshop conquered, I had to give its more feminine cousin a visit. Le finds from Miss Selfridge,



H&M wasn’t spared either,

A small bit of beauty products, including bronzers I swear by for contouring (boldly tackling the round-face issue, women – and some men – are such cheate- I mean, illusionists).

Unfortunately – or fortunately, for those who’ve begun to grow wary of the ridiculous number of jewellery-related pictures I tend to put up, the pictures of the other booty I’ve brought onboard my ship didn’t make the cut. Except these two, after putting my pirating skills of nicking to good use,

Thank you, ASOS.

Oh, bijoux, sweet bijoux. Je t’adore.

Share:

22 Comments

  1. July 8, 2016 / 1:47 PM

    “Amazing! This blog looks exactly like my old one! It’s on a totally different topic but it has pretty much the same page layout and design. Great choice of colors!”

  2. December 1, 2016 / 7:52 PM

    Hello, its pleasant paragraph concerning media print, we all know media is a wonderful source of data.|

    • December 2, 2016 / 11:41 AM

      Testosterone therpy is widely used to help address the effets that low testosterone can have on bone density, muscle mass and strength, cognition, metabolic function andd mood.

  3. December 2, 2016 / 1:14 AM

    Great blog here! Also your web site loads
    up fast! What host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host?
    I wish my website loaded up as quickly as yours lol

  4. December 7, 2016 / 12:50 AM

    I have read some just right stuff here. Definitely worth bookmarking for revisiting. I wonder how much effort you place to create the sort of great informative website.

  5. December 7, 2016 / 8:02 PM

    This is my first time pay a quick visit at here and i am really happy to read everthing at single place.|

  6. December 8, 2016 / 12:10 AM

    Gredat beat ! I would like to apprentice while
    you amend our website, howw could i subscribe for a blog website?

    The account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been tiny bit acquainted off this your broadcast provided bright clear idea

  7. December 8, 2016 / 12:44 AM

    Howdy! This post could not be written any better! Going through this article reminds me of
    my previous roommate! He continually kept talking about this.
    I most certainly will forward this information to him.
    Fairly certain he’ll have a very goodd read.
    Many thanks for sharing!

  8. December 8, 2016 / 6:47 PM

    Oh my goodness! Incredible article dude! Thanks, However I amm experiencing
    difficulties with your RSS. I don’t know thhe reason why I cannot jolin it.

    Is there anyone else getting identical RSS problems?
    Anybody who knows the solution can you kindly
    respond? Thanx!!

  9. December 8, 2016 / 8:46 PM

    Every weekend i used to goo to see this site, because i want enjoyment, since
    this this web page conations tuly fastidious funny stuff
    too.

  10. December 10, 2016 / 4:36 PM

    Howdy, I believe your website could be having browser compztibility problems.
    Whenever I look at your website in Safari, it looks finee but when opening in Internet Explorer,
    it has some overlapping issues. I merely wanted to provide you with a quick heads up!
    Other than that, wonderful site!

  11. December 10, 2016 / 6:58 PM

    Its not my first time to pay a quick visit this site,
    i am browsing this site dailly and take good data from here everyday.

  12. December 12, 2016 / 1:52 AM

    I am sure this post has touched all the internet people, its really really nice post on building up new
    blog.

  13. December 13, 2016 / 6:10 AM

    My developer is trying to persuade me to move to
    .net from PHP. I have always disliked the idea because of the costs.

    But he’s tryiong none the less. I’ve been using Movable-type on various websites for about a year and am anxious about
    switching to another platform. I have heard great things
    about blogengine.net. Is there a way I can import all my
    wordpress content into it? Any kind of help would be really appreciated!

  14. December 13, 2016 / 8:08 AM

    Hello, I think your blog might be having browser compatibility issues.
    When I look at your blog site in Chrome, it looks fine but when opening in Internet Explorer,
    it has some overlapping. I just wanted to give you a quick heads up!
    Other then that, fantastic blog!

  15. December 13, 2016 / 9:53 AM

    What’s upp Dear, are you in fact visiting this web site regularly, if so after that you will definitely obtain fastidious know-how.

  16. December 13, 2016 / 10:21 AM

    Hey there just wanted to give you a quick heads up.
    The words in your post seem to be running off the screen in Ie.

    I’m not sure if this is a formatting issue or something to do with internet
    browser compatibility but I figured I’d post to let you know.
    The style and design look great though! Hope you get the issue solved soon. Thanks

  17. December 14, 2016 / 9:20 PM

    Amazing blog! Do you have any tips and hints for aspiring writers?
    I’m hoping to start my own site soon but I’m a
    little lost on everything. Would you advise starting
    with a free platform like WordPress or go for a paid
    option? There are so many choices out there that I’m completely confused ..
    Any tips? Cheers!