My Mental Health Rituals

My Mental Health Rituals

May 26, 2021

2020 was quite a year, I think we can all agree. It was challenging for everyone and forced us to think of new ways of working, socializing and living our lives. As a small business owner in a pandemic, I had to completely shift the way we were doing things to stay afloat. By the beginning of April 2020, my Valencia retail shop was boarded up, I had to furlough my SF team and part of my NY Team. [...]
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Designed with Mom and Gram in Mind

Designed with Mom and Gram in Mind

April 29, 2021

Mother's Day is almost here, and I'm all about celebrating the irreplaceable mom-figures in our lives. The word "Mom" can mean a lot of things and elicit all kinds of memories and emotions. They could be a grandmother, an aunt, a sister, a cousin, a furmom, a dad who fills the role of mom, or a friend who doles out the best maternal advice. I honor each and every one of those selfless people [...]
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Giving Tuesday: National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Giving Tuesday: National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

December 01, 2020

Giving Tuesday is the global generosity movement celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This day unofficially "opens the giving season," and harnesses the power of people and organizations to support their communities [...]
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Meet CMD Warrior, Robin

Meet CMD Warrior, Robin

October 30, 2020

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes to a close, we wanted to spotlight one of our amazing customers. Robin is an amateur jewelry model with some incredible #CMDSTYLE. This born, bred and raised Californian loves mixing her CMD faves with her other jewelry [...]
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Introducing The Sankil & Christopher Dream Stack Rings

Introducing: The Sankil & Christopher Dream Stacks!

September 11, 2020

When I started offering Dream Stack virtual appointments, Sankil and Christopher signed up and together we designed these unique sets with the channel band as the main focus. Sankil's is all about the mixed shapes while [...]
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Join Me This Friday for Another Ring Bar Happy Hour on Instagram Stories

Join Me This Fri for Another Ring Bar Happy Hour!

July 30, 2020

Be sure to tune in tomorrow (Friday 7/31) at 5pm PST for another Ring Bar Happy Hour on IG Stories! Last time, I showed a few of my favorite ways to start or build on your current ring stack, and I'll be sharing a few more ideas this week. The goal is to get you stacking, so scoop up [...]
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Introducing The Anyea Dream Stack Ring

Introducing: The Anyea Stack

July 30, 2020

It’s my absolute pleasure to introduce you to Anyea -- THE Anyea behind “The Anyea Stack” that we welcomed into to the CMD collection earlier this week. I had the best time with Anyea designing her Dream Stack over FaceTime, and she has such amazing #cmdstyle that we just [...]
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Introducing: The Colleen Power Stack Ring

INTRODUCING: The Colleen Power Stack

July 21, 2020

One of my nicknames growing up was "Mauer Power" and The Colleen Power Stack is my heart and soul. This set combines two pieces from my newest Black + White Collection (I wear the original samples, in fact). It's made up of the channel ring, line ring, a thin [...]
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Moms Got #CMDSTYLE

Moms Got #CMDSTYLE

May 11, 2020

Courtenay is a designer, a dreamer, a cheerleader and a treehugger -- and we adore her #CMDSTYLE. This mama of two boys is also a boss lady, a third generation San Franciscan (a rare breed!) and a licensed architect. She loves clean squares, sharp lines, and mixed metals [...]
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Spoil Mom with CMD Jewelry or Let Her Pick Out Her Own!

Spoil Mom with CMD Jewelry or Let Her Pick Out Her Own!

April 28, 2020

Mother's Day is just around the corner, and we're all about celebrating the fabulous, irreplaceable women in our lives. Mom can be a mother to tots, teens, or fur babies. She might be a grandmother, an aunt, a sister, a cousin, a dad who fills the [...]
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The Silver (or Mixed Metal) Lining

The Silver (or Mixed Metal) Lining

April 01, 2020

We can’t thank you enough for all your support of CMD the past few weeks. We feel grateful we can keep doing what we do, even if that means that we work at a limited capacity during the quarantine. The SF Shop and NY Studio [...]
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Fuel For Your Fire

Fuel For Your Fire

March 05, 2020

It’s funny that after all these years, I still get an excited nervousness right before I release a new collection. Even with plenty of avid CMD supporters by my side, there's still some anxiety and emotion that rises to the surface of it all. Over the years though, my confidence and design skills have definitely improved, and it’s taken a lot [...]
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