The beauty of blogging, as opposed to journalistic writing, is that rather than suppressing emotion you can actually pour it directly into your posts.  I’m grateful for that, because today I am writing about an extraordinarily talented woman that I’ve had the pleasure of calling my friend for over thirty years. Let me introduce you […]
“No love in mortality comes closer to approximating the pure love of Jesus Christ than the selfless love a devoted mother has for her child.” ~ Jeffrey R. Holland While celebrating motherhood can be traced all the way back to ancient Greek and Roman festivals, the modern celebration of Mother’s Day found it’s roots in […]
“The purpose of the Young Women organization is to help each young woman…to make and keep sacred covenants and receive the ordinances of the temple.” [Lds.org] Each week, Young Women leaders help guide their girls toward this goal by helping them to strengthen their faith, build their testimonies, and understand their identities as daughters of […]
Pioneer Trek season is upon us!  Are you wondering what you have gotten yourself into?  Here is a first person account from a Ma with experience.   In August of 1842 Joseph Smith prophesied, “The Saints will continue to suffer much affliction and will be driven to the Rocky Mountains.  Many will apostatize, others will […]
While White Elegance partners with several different charitable projects, this is one of our very favorites.  All of our baptismal and blessing jewelry is produced in the Philippines by a group of resourceful and amazing Young Women. They meet twice a week, either at the meetinghouse or their instructor’s home, to practice the different jewelry designs. […]
Enjoy a moment at the Salt Lake Temple behind the scenes of a White Elegance photo shoot with our adorable eight year old models.  Truly, Angels at the Gates of Heaven.
Founders, Anna Barbieri and Tamera Perkins, were recently dragged from behind their tape measures, bolts of fabrics and computer screen to tell their story of starting White Elegance twenty five years ago.  Their persistence, grit and love of what they do created a gem in the apparel industry.  We think you’ll enjoy taking a look […]