Inspired by the deeper meaning attached to treasured possessions, jewelry designer and portrait photographer Monica Rich Kosann set out to chronicle the stories of such cherished belongings. Spending time with more than sixty-five intriguing personalities, celebrities, and thought leaders resulted in A Possession Obsession: What We Cherish and Why, a stunning photographic collection that transcends materialism and explores the secrets and stories behind beloved personal items. This reoccurring column is an ongoing passion of Monica's to continue to chronicle people with what they cherish. Each month, a new person will be featured as a glimpse into A Possession Obsession. BOBBI BROWN How did you come to own your possession? My husband, Steven, surprised me with this necklace. How do you live with your heirloom? I wear it every day and rarely take it off. I feel like my boys are with me and keep them close to my heart. Who in your life has most influenced your personal style and taste? All of the stylists and photographers I have worked with over the years influenced my style. I also learned over time that keeping it simple felt most like me. To read more about Bobbi Brown and her possession obsession click here!