Ohm Beadmas Giveaway – Day 3

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Ohm Beads kicked off their annual 12 Days of Beadmas giveaways on the 1st and today’s contest features the Baby Blocks Love Family charm!  This is one of my favorites and really highlights the theme of the holidays – celebrating and being with family.  To enter, compose a short poem about your family and what you’re thankful for this season in the comments section below.  The contest is only open for

Pandora Ornament GWP 2016 Begins

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Today is the start of the annual Pandora Christmas ornament promotion for North America!  It is free with any purchase over $125USD, while supplies last.  This year’s GWP features a present ornament in the same style as the previous 5 years – white ceramic.  From experience this is one of the promotions that runs out quick, so I would recommend getting it as soon as you can. In addition, this is the

Trollbeads Foundabead – Pokémon Edition (5th Anniversary Giveaway)

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The Trollbeads Foundabead contest is back!  Longtime followers will remember the first Foundabead scavenger hunt featured the smiley beads.  The brand is following the amazing Pokémon GO phenomenon and is hosting the Foundabead competition again with Poké ball style beads.  The event started a couple weeks ago and fans have been scrambling to find these elusive beads ever since. Retailers have been allotted a few of the Pokémon Foundabeads and have

Trollbeads Black Friday 2016

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Trollbeads is debuting a new exclusive today called Daylight Brilliance! It’s limited edition and will be 25% off for this Black Friday weekend only. The bead is the opposite of last year’s Black Friday charm, so bluish grey glass instead of black, with copper flecks inside.  It’s faceted as well and should sparkle like its name.  Photos are courtesy of Trollbeads, please do not copy without crediting. In addition, Trollbeads is

Pandora Black Friday Promotions 2016

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I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! For this year’s Black Friday weekend (November 25th – 27th), Pandora is offering a special free LE Snowflake bangle promotion with any purchase of $125USD or more.  There is a limit of 3 per customer but you can check with your local retailer for more details.  The Snowflake bangle is only available through this offer and stores cannot ship overseas. In addition to

Chamilia Black Friday 2016 Deals

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Chamilia is offering a number of exciting deals for this Black Friday week and Cyber Monday. Starting today through November 28th, there’s several specials going on.  The first is the Black Friday Value bracelet, which includes the oval snap bracelet and the crystal Moonlight Splendor charm for the amazing price of $85USD/$100CAD (retail $135USD/$165CAD).  Chamilia is having a 50% sale on retired charms this week.  There is also the tiered Murano

*redbalifrog* Vintage Christmas Collection

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*redbalifrog* is back this season with a wonderful collection called Vintage Christmas!  This release includes 7 new charms: Angel Bright, Dove of Peace, Icy the Snowman, Snowflake Stoppers, and the long-awaited conclusion to the 12 Days of Christmas ornaments – 10th Day, 11th Day, and 12th Day.  These feature the amazing detail that Amanda has been known for and complements her previous holiday collections perfectly. My favorite from the release

Ohm Beads Ho Ho No (December 2016 BOTM)

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Ohm Beads is preparing to debut its last Bead of the Month for this year and it features Grumpy Cat as Ho! Ho! No. This is a continuation of the fun Grumpy Cat collection and the prickly icon boasts a red Santa hat for the holidays.  There are only 888 of these made and will be released on December 1st. There are certainly a number of folks both excited and

Trollbeads Winter 2016 Collection Debut

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Today Trollbeads is launching their new Winter 2016 Collection! This is a stunning release and includes 2 glass kits, 21 charms, 1 necklace, and 1 ring. The main highlight for me is the LE Winter Wonder Kit – a glorious set of white glitter beads.  For a full preview of the collection, check out Trollbeads Winter 2016 Collection Sneak Peek. These live shots mainly focus on the beautiful white glitter

Pandora Winter 2016 Preferred Cardholders Promo

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To celebrate launching their Winter 2016 Collection, Pandora is hosting a special cardholders only event! From November 4th – 6th, you will receive a card wallet with any purchase of $350USD or more.  This deal is restricted to franchises that offer the Pandora store credit card, so it’s not going to be available at all stores.  I’m told that the number of this promo item is extremely limited and with a short timeframe, I

Pandora Winter 2016 Collection Release

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Pandora is introducing their Winter 2016 Collection today!  I can’t believe how quickly the year has gone by and we’re already heading into the holiday season.  This release is called Celestial Tales and it’s definitely reflected in the charms’ motifs.  The primary themes are the night sky, frost, and Christmas.  For a full preview of the collection, check out Pandora Winter 2016 Comprehensive Sneak Peek. There’s a lot of blue in this set which

Ohm Beads November 2016 Collection

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For the start of the month, Ohm Beads is launching another big group of designs heading into the holidays!  There’s the Bead of the Month, Tom the Dead, Holiday Drinks 2016, Typo, and a couple special editions Dutch Tulip and new additions to the IQ Charms line.  Only the Typo Collection will be around for the foreseeable future, as Tom the Dead and Holiday Drinks are limited edition. Starting off