Upcoming August News


It’s the start of August and time for another edition of what’s coming up this month.  We’re heading towards the end of summer and companies are ramping up their fall releases.  There’s lots going on with new products coming out, and a smattering of promotions too. Pandora has a big release coming out this month with […]

Trollbeads Animale Fantastico Preview


Trollbeads has a very exciting preview for us today with their Animale Fantastico Collection!  The release is scheduled for August 14th and comes in between the summer and fall seasons.  This is a set of 5 fantasy pendants and 2 fantasy necklaces that are really fun and different.  The necklace stones are amethyst and malachite, and the […]

Trollbeads Bangle Promotion Summer 2015


Trollbeads is kicking off a promotion today for their popular bangles!  This includes the US market and customers will be able to receive 2 free silver stoppers (value $40) with the purchase of a silver bangle and any glass bead.  The time period is short on this one – it’s going on from July 30th to […]

Pandora UK Ring Promo 2015


Pandora UK has been light on promotions this year and today is finally the start of their ring promotion! The offer is the same as before, buy 2 and get 1 free from July 29th – August 2nd. I always get excited for the jewelry offers and bought a few rings during the US ring promotion earlier […]

Trollbeads Leather Bracelets Inspiration


I prefer light jewelry when it’s hot and now that summer is in full swing, this post offers some inspirational looks with the Trollbeads leather bracelets. It’s been exactly two years since I reviewed the Trollbeads leather bracelets, and it’s the perfect time to take a look at all the options available now.  Trollbeads has […]

Pandora Autumn/Winter 2015 Live Shots

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It’s been several weeks since the Pandora Autumn and Winter 2015 Collections were leaked and now the live shots are rolling in! Pandora Thailand held a press event for local magazines and bloggers last week and the photos are great. The release dates should be August 27th and October 29th for the autumn and winter […]

Ohm Beads Elements Review (featuring ACA Kreations Elements)


The recent Elements Collection from Ohm Beads has been a welcome addition to functionality and form.  This is a set of stoppers and clips which help hold charms in place whether on a bracelet or bangle.  The design is based on the Chinese elements, rather than the Western tradition, of Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and […]

Pandora Pre-Autumn 2015 Collection Debuts


The Pandora Pre-Autumn 2015 Collection have arrived at most retailers and webstores have already posted the charms.  In addition to the predictable travel charms for the season, this release also includes a number of adorable pet themed beads.  Whether you have cats or dogs, I love this re-design of many of their popular animal charms.  There are […]

Ohm Beads Black Sheep (August BOTM) Sneak Peek


I’m happy to announce the next Ohm Beads limited edition Bead of the Month tonight, which is called Black Sheep!  Similar to the other collector’s BOTM, there will be only one production of 555 pieces.  It is available on August 8th and can be preordered on Artisan Bead Boutique now.  It is the same design as their […]

X Jewellery Autumn 2015 Preview


X Jewellery, formally known as X by Trollbeads, has a preview of their upcoming Autumn 2015 Collection today!  The official debut is scheduled for August 5th, so not much longer now.  As with their last few releases, this is a smaller set and includes a new rubber color link, a silver link, a bronze link, […]

Trollbeads Ultimate Collector’s Case


Finding storage solutions for charms has always been difficult and it’s a constant struggle as my collection expands, so I am very excited to see the new Trollbeads Ultimate Collector’s Case!  This jewelry box will be available for purchase at participating retailers for the price of $155USD plus shipping.  It includes an entire section of rods […]

Ohm Beads Teddy Scares & Death Barrels 2015 Preview


As I mentioned last week, today we have an exciting preview of the upcoming Ohm Beads Teddy Scares and Death Barrels 2015 Collection! The Teddy Scares charms were first introduced Halloween 2014 and is a collaboration with the Teddy Scares teddy bears.  For anyone unfamiliar with this line, they were unloved teddy bears that were […]