America Loves the Horses
|18K yellow gold and enamel brooch|
Today May 7th, young Nyquist who is 8-O ran away from the pack to win the 142nd Kentucky Derby. A beauty that seemed to enjoy the last hundred yards and glided effortlessly wearing the roses to the roar of the 2nd largest attendance ever at Churchill Downs.
|1930's Cartier Art Deco Platinum Horse and Jockey Brooch|
The world loves the elegant sport of horseracing; and America takes it so much to heart that tears flow shamelessly when My Old Kentucky Home is sung.
Here's a random collection of fine jewelry brooches that allow equestrian fans to show where their heart lies.
|Gold and diamond brooch with sapphire jockey jacket|
The effortless glide of an equestrian athlete is a marvel of nature, heart and will. Nyquist has all of that and more of the 'right stuff' to show us in the weeks ahead. Can't wait.