Pandora Pre-Autumn 2016 Collection Released


Pandora debuted their Pre-Autumn 2016 Collection yesterday! It is a smaller set in between their bigger spring and autumn releases, similar in size to the summer collection.  Departing from their typical vacation and travel motifs, the title for this season is called Celebrate Friendship. There are two distinct themes in this collection – the 12 vintage Star Signs and charms for friendship.  There’s a few two-piece dangles which can be split

Trollbeads People’s Bead 2016 Contest Winner


Trollbeads has just announced the winner of their annual People’s Bead Contest!  This is a special year as the brand is celebrating its 40th anniversary.  The theme was Celebration and there were so many wonderful submissions.  Out of all the entries, Celebrate Life by Giuseppe Di Meo from Napoli, Italy was chosen.  It will be released on September 9th and I can’t wait for its debut! As you can see from

Chamilia Fall (Season 3) 2016 Collection


Brands are looking forward to fall with the first being Chamilia, who introduced their fall collection this week!  On Monday, Chamilia debuted its Season 3 2016 Collection and it’s one of my favorites already.  There are 4 distinct themes, a number of limited editions, and several charms dedicated to charities which is absolutely wonderful.  The themes are Give Love, Give Care, Give Thanks, and Halloween. The Give Care set highlights

Pandora on Rue La La Moonlight Madness


It’s moonlight madness for Pandora tonight on Rue La La! For one night only, Pandora will be on sale for up to 60% on the designer boutique site. The link opens at 9 pm EST, so be ready to get those deals.  If you’re not familiar with this website, they are a sample sales webstore and offer some of the best luxury brands around. This site is by invitation only, so

Ohm Beads LE Teddy Scares Skull


It’s been rather quiet this month, but later this week Ohm Beads will be releasing a very special bead for San Diego Comic Con!  The official debut is scheduled for July 21st, and there will only be 199 pieces made.  The charm is part of the Teddy Scares Collection and is a Teddy Scares Skull.  It will only be sold online from the official website and Ohm Beads’ Facebook page.

Pandora Rose Autumn/Winter 2016 Preview


Pandora has been offering a steady stream of Rose pieces since its introduction and today we have a look at the Autumn/Winter 2016 Collection!  As is typical, these are smaller releases and only includes 3 charms and 4 jewelry pieces.  But there are two brand new bracelets, which is very exciting.  This set will debut with the rest of the Autumn 2016 Collection on September 1st. Pandora Rose takes the

Pandora Disney Autumn/Winter 2016 Sneak Peek


Continuing the previews for the next season comes a sneak peek of the new Autumn/Winter 2016 Disney charms!  This will be limited edition launch, similar to the Sparkling Mickey and Sparkling Minnie of last year.  They should debut with the winter collection, around the end of October or early November.  These photos are courtesy of Pandora’s Angels, please do not reproduce without crediting. There are two pavé charms and one mother of

Pandora 4th of July Sale on Rue


Rue La La is hosting a quick Pandora sale on their site just for 2 days! The boutique started this morning and some items are already sold out.  There are charms, Essence beads, rings, earrings, and necklaces on discount.  The prices are always great, at 50% off or more. This site is by invitation only, so if you don’t have an account yet, you can use my invitation to join.  Pandora has been

Pandora Black Friday Charm 2016 Sneak Peek


This is probably the earliest we’ve been able to get a look at the exclusive Black Friday Charm!  It is called Poinsettia and will be released on November 25th.  This bead is has 8 points, 80 red micro-pavé set CZ, 24 red bead set CZ, and 2 white cubic zirconia.  “2016” is engraved on the side right above the core.  It looks to be an openworks charm with no threading. The Black

Celebrating Trollbeads Day 2016 (40th Anniversary)


Today we’re celebrating Trollbeads Day and the brand’s 40th birthday!  We’ve been eagerly anticipating this wonderful event and the release of the special limited edition Trollbeads Day Lucky Friends Bracelet along with the 18K Clover Bead.  The bracelet includes a silver clover bead and a matching clover clasp. Retailers are also offering a chance to win this beautiful jewelry box to their customers.  There aren’t many of these produced, which is

Pandora Autumn 2016 Collection Preview


Looking ahead, I am excited to share a comprehensive preview of the upcoming Pandora Autumn 2016 Collection today!  The fall release is scheduled for September 1st, which is just a bit later than usual.  We had a sneak peek of this collection already, with a few media previews last month, but this post has all the pieces that will be coming out soon.  These photos were provided by Pandora’s Angels and

Ohm Beads July 2016 Releases


Today Ohm Beads is debuting 2 collections with Grumpy Cat and the July Bead of the Month, Caramel Latte!  There are 3 designs in the much anticipated Grumpy Cat Collection, called Ohm? Horrible. Ohm? No. Ohm? Terrible.  The other is Caramel Latte and celebrates the 1 year anniversary of the Bead of the Month concept. The three Grumpy Cat beads have incredible detail and faithfully represent the real Grumpy Cat.  Ohm? Terrible. is