Posts Tagged ‘Joan Goodman’
Shop for summer accessories at the PONO Sample Sale and meet designer and founder Joan Goodman! Planning a trip to NYC? Mark your calendars for June 11. Get gorgeous in luxury Italian resin bangles, floral choker necklaces and more. Everything is 50-80 percent off, so now is the time to stock up on sailing-inspired jewels in the season’s must-have colors, such as pastel and neon brights.
The sample sale will be held at 347 West 36th St. (btwn Eighth and Ninth Ave) Fourth Floor in Manhattan.
Hours are 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., starting June 11 to June 15
Today we are continuing our series of Mother’s Day memories and great giveaways from some of the designers we love. PONO designer Joan Goodman began making her beautiful jewelry collections after her belief in the goodness of nature’s beauty. For the month of May, PONO will offer a 20 percent discount on selected items listed under a Mother’s Day tab at PONO Annex , just use code MOTHDAY1. Read on for our interview with Goodman, and follow PONO on Twitter and show your love on Facebook for the chance to win a gorgeous marble necklace made of beautiful Italian resin beads.
SF: How has your mother inspired as a person?
JG: Culture was important to my mother. She was open and wise, very loving. She has a quiet elegance. She allowed me freedom of spirit. She taught me to love life!
SF: What is your fondest memory of your mother new or old?
JG: I think of the ballet. My mother holding my hand at a moment when something moved her.
SF: What is or was your mother’s style staple?
JG: My mother always dressed but refined, conservative. She loved interesting big, jewelry. Ethnic pieces in particular.
SF: What do you value the most about your mother as her own woman not related to you as a mother figure?
JG: She was never needy. She was strong and wise, independent and kind, funny. She was never afraid.
SF: What was your mother’s best style tip she ever gave you?
JG: Buy those Hermes boots, they look good on you!
Happy Earth Day! Support an important cause with accessories that are created from mindfulness and respect of the Earth and its energy sources. PONO jewelry pieces are the perfect way to showcase your admiration of Earth Day, such as the Save the Planet bangle or dog tag necklace. Both items are available in a pretty honey hue and are made of rescued laser and enamel horn. Check out the gorgeous Spring Collection at ponobyjoangoodman.com.