Tis the season to be … slowly!

Tis the season to be … slowly!

It's good to have found you at the most consumerist time of the year. What if this year, before you set off on your last hundred-meter gift shopping rush, you would think twice about a real gift for a loved one, such as a precious gift like a piece of jewelry? ? Let this season be a slow one. Especially since we might have the perfect gift idea. read more
Q&A Georgiana Ciceo_monom founder

Q&A Georgiana Ciceo_monom founder

Take us back to the beginning of monom. What was your aim when creating the brand, and how have you achieved it? At first, I just wanted some very specific types of jewellery I could not find on the market. I didn't see it as a business yet, I just wanted to make some first models and see how they are received. Then I discovered the happiness of creating something and seeing it happen right away ( I am an architect and in my field of work, it takes years to see your work accomplished). Then I began to set small milestones from where I was to take it a step  further. And that is how we grew.  read more
Silver /& Gold - The Alchemy of Style

Silver /& Gold - The Alchemy of Style

For many it is as sophisticated as the black and white contrast, where for others it is a constant dilemma - gold and silver?  When the limits of fashion seem to be stretched to infinity, in times when the belt, bag and shoes no longer need to be perfectly matched, jewels, the details that give personality and shine to a look, are still a mystery almost as legendary as the art of transmuting metals. What are we to do when the two of the most precious materials in the world are in question, and you seem to like them just as much? read more
Romanian Creative Week - The Fashion Shows

Romanian Creative Week - The Fashion Shows

Between June 2 - 6, 2021, the first edition of Romanian Creative Week took place in Iasi - an event that aimed to incorporate Romanian Fashion Week (an event with a history of over 10 years) together with other creative industries in order to facilitate meeting creative young people with professionals in the field. read more
Minimalism Today (part II)

Minimalism Today (part II)

Last time (admittedly, quite a bit of time ago), we looked at minimalism from a history of design perspective, to get a sense of the movement’s genesis. As you may know, during the highly eccentric and energetic times of the avant-garde limits were blurred between art, design and… life. Let’s go on and have a look at what other things shaped our understanding of this versatile concept. read more
The Origins of Minimalism (Part I)

The Origins of Minimalism (Part I)

What do you think of when you hear the word minimalism? It could be fashion (clothing, jewelry, tattoos), it could be interior design, it could be art, or even a type of lifestyle. So let’s see where all these trends originated from, shall we? read more