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UPDATE: This story was originally published on June 17.
Anyone looking to turn a passion into a paycheck could learn a thing or two from design star Libby Diament. The former 9-to-5’er pursued her dream of making jewelry full-time, and now her wares are sold in nearly 40 stores across the country —including mega-retailer Urban Outfitters and three shops here in the DMV. We stopped by the so-sweet designer’s home to see where she crafts her delicate, vintage-inspired pieces, and trust us: You won’t know what to crush on first — the adorable baubles, or the darling designer behind them.
Photographed by Sebastian Marin
The thermostat’s dipping, and we’re pulling on our winter boots. We’re practically jumping with glee over playing in the snow. But, our tootsies? Not so much. Gone are the summer months of regular pedicures to keep you constantly sandal-ready, but you don’t have to shell out a ton of cash or even leave your read