Ashley Boykin

Ashley Boykin

Ashley has always had a passion for jewelry and fashion. When she isn't working you can find her traveling or practicing dressage.

Last 5 articles of this author

Prevent Engagement Ring Sticker Shock

Mon, 18 Apr 2016
By Ashley Boykin

Verragio V-910-P5.5 Verragio “Classico Collection” 2 Row Diamond Engagement Ring at Solomon Brothers

Verragio “Classico Collection” Engagement Ring, $2,450 at Solomon Brothers


I recently brought you a post detailing how you can save an extra bit of money when you purchase your engagement ring. However, that was only the beginning and I'm here to teach you a few more ways to keep some money in your wallet and put a nice ring on someone's finger.

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Style Icon: Lupita Nyong’o

Wed, 23 Dec 2015
By Ashley Boykin

Lupita Nyong'o by Disney | ABC Television Group is licensed under CC BY 2.0

"135063_1010" by Disney | ABC Television Group is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Lupita Nyong'o has skyrocketed onto the scene. Her role as Patsy in 12 Years a Slave threw her into the spotlight. However, it is easy to believe that she has quickly become a style icon because of her A-list role. Yet, there are many who are able to secure life-changing roles and still don't reach style icon status, especially in such a short amount of time.

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Veterans Day: Valor, Service, Honor and Thanks

Wed, 11 Nov 2015
By Ashley Boykin

Veterans Day

November is a month that all of us, should give thanks. No, I am not speaking about Thanksgiving, but thanks to our veterans for the sacrifices, they have made for all of us. I believe it is important to show all of our veterans how grateful we are for securing our freedoms.

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The 4Es of Engagement Ring

Wed, 21 Oct 2015
By Ashley Boykin

Infinity Twist Micropav Diamond Engagement Ring in 14K White Gold


Since time immemorial, men have had the four Cs beaten into their heads. Color, cut, clarity, carat, those are the things that matter when selecting an engagement ring. Yet, far too many men are left bewildered after knowing the 4Cs. So I've come up with the 4Es to help men select the best engagement ring or diamond for the special women in their lives.

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Get Style Like Supermodel Candice Swanepoel

Mon, 19 Oct 2015
By Ashley Boykin

October 20 marks Candice Swanepoel's 27th birthday, so we decided to commemorate it by taking some style cues from one of our favorite Victoria's Secret supermodels and passing it along to you.

Candice Swanepoel unveils the 'VS Fantasies' Body Care & Fragrance Collection at Victoria's Secret at The Grove on July 19, 2011 in Los Angeles
image by Joe Seer / Shutterstock.com


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