Into the Wild: Fall Gemstone Favorites

When one of my favorite photographers, Carrie Anne asked me if I wanted to collaborate for a photoshoot, I said yessss immediately. We were deciding which muse to work with when I asked her, “What if I model?” and she was instantly on board! Carrie Anne has this magical ability to make me feel like […]

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DIY Natural Body Scrub

Back in February, I made a little trip back to my college town, Harrisonburg, VA to visit some friends and to do a pop-up shop. Afterwards, my friend Jessica and I, went downtown to explore all the new shops and restaurants and I was so excited to see this super cute airstream renovated into a shop […]

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Snow Day Photoshoot in Slate Canyon

It’s the first snow of the year here in Virginia, and many states across the East Coast are being covered in white. So brew a cup of tea (ooo, or make a cup of hot cocoa – recipe coming so soon!) Enjoy! Jewels ~ Malabella Jewels Photography ~ The Amateurists Models ~ The Amateurists

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FILM ~ Giving Tuesday ~ doubling our contributions

It’s only been one week since we’ve announced our new journey of planting one tree per piece sold and the response has been overwhelming. The excitement is palpable and we are SO excited that you are so excited! Every year there’s Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, so Trees for the Future said why […]

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TREES ~ One Jewel, One Tree Planted

Since the beginning of Malabella, I’ve always wanted to be a one for one company and I knew I specifically wanted to plant trees and help humans grow and rise! Trees have always had such a special place in my heart and soul, inspiring me, raising me, and nourishing my body with every breath and […]

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FILM: Moving Mountains

For what feels like the first time in my life (really, since childhood) I’m starting to live in the seasons. What does that even mean? For me, it means embracing each of the seasons for what they have to offer. Autumn is a beautiful season of change, letting go, self-protection, and essentially the beginning of […]

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How to Ground Down & Root into Fall

October is here, if you can wrap your mind around it. I can’t. Times like these, when it seems like the year has run away without my noticing, remind us that in order to live in balance, we must work with the seasons, not only among them. When we cling to summer with sprayed tans and tropical […]

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