On the red carpet and in real life, celebrities like Ashlan Gorse, Rachael Ray and Michelle Trachtenberg and getting all flustered over Kendra Scott jewelry. The boldly modern pieces — e.g., chunky cocktail rings, statement earrings and tribal necklaces — are chic and sophisticated yet carefree and easy to wear. The line is now carried at Fort Lauderdale boutique Lilac And Lilies, owned by fashion industry vet Michelle DiMarco. lilacandlilies.com, 954-530-3109
Stupid question: Ever wondered how Daniel Craig smells? Probably like this stuff: Bond 007 cologne — unmistakably male. The scent’s print campaign as shot by Greg Williams, the on set photographer for the Bond flicks, including last year’s smash, “Skyfall.” Williams says he was inspired by the original illustrations found in early Ian Fleming books. And unlike martinis, no need to shake or stir. At Kohls.
Miami has a new resident: Beck’s Sapphire. The golden pilsner, made with German Saphir hops, first made its appearance during New Year’s Eve parties at W South Beach, HaVen Gastro-Lounge, Cafeina, The Forge and The Hoxton. Beck’s Sapphire is also taking over the retail space at 1100 Lincoln Road to create a pop-up installation throughout January. Info: www.beckssapphire.com.
Bubble and squeak’s there; so are Lancashire hot pot and Bakewell tarts: It’s “The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook: From Lady Mary’s Crab Canapes to Mrs. Patmore’s Christmas Pudding” (Adams Media, $21.95), by L.A.. caterer Emily Ansara Baines. Fans of the show may appreciate references to the show’s first two seasons, from Mrs. Patmore’s Dropped Roasted Chicken to the Upstairs Anchovy-Onion Tarts.