Archives for November 18, 2015

Worth It: The Wondrous Workings Of The Urban Smith [#Giveaway]

Founded by Molly Cruit in San Francisco, The Urban Smith is a line of creatively saucy-crafted jewelry that is meant to inspire, express and reflect life around us.

Whether fun, serious, endearing or timeless, The Urban Smith is your ability to make your mark on the world.

In my personal opinion, the beautiful pieces that Molly makes are nothing short of personal and there are not enough words to describe how much my customized “Worth It” necklace from Molly means to me.

My father got sick last year. Very sick. He has the advanced stages of Frontotemporal Dementia that came on rapidly that he deteriorated so dramatically in the last 18-months.

He can’t write anymore. His speech is basically nonexistence. He barely walks anymore.

Molly made me a beautiful necklace out of his original handwriting that she stenciled and crafted with “Worth It” on one side and “Love, Neville” on the other side.

It’s to remind me that no matter what — I’m WORTH IT.

Just as my father always encouraged me and told me.

This is my reminder — to wear and show off — that I can overcome anything.

He always believed in me, no matter what. And in those moments when I feel broken and sad and like I can’t take it anymore … I just need to remember what he is unable to tell me.

It’s like another permanent piece of him that I can hold on too: it looks like a piece of him; it is a piece of him.

“Worth It”, like Molly’s other gold pieces, is made of [Read more…]