Pandora and Essence Autumn 2014 Update


Just a couple updates this morning for both the Pandora Essence Autumn 2014 Collection and the traditional Pandora Autumn 2014 Collection, as the new collections are finally hitting the stores.  The Essence Balance bead has been on short supply since it’s release last fall and recently it’s been retired completely due to the difficulty in sourcing […]

byBiehl Swan Collection Sneak Peek


Many brands are busy debuting their fall collections and today we have a sneak peek at the new line coming out from byBiehl.  The release is called the Swan Collection and takes inspiration from the wings of a swan.  The set include a silver and gold-plated pod, necklace, ring, and earrings; the bend of the wings […]

Trollbeads Autumn & Halloween 2014 Campaign and Prices


The Trollbeads Autumn 2014 Collection is due out in another couple of weeks and I can’t wait to see them in person.  Today, I’m excited to preview some of the campaign imagines that were made for this release.  It’s nice to see the scale of the charms since it’s difficult to tell from the stock […]

Pandora September 2014 Bracelet Promo


The Pandora Autumn 2014 Collection is slowly trickling into stores and is now available in Australia and parts of North America including Puerto Rico.  Not only am I excited to buy these pieces, but the next free bracelet promotion is also around the corner and it’s gearing up to be the BEST ONE EVER!  After […]

Elfbeads Arrive at Macrow Exclusive Bead Store


Today Elfbeads arrives at its second international retailer, Macrow Exclusive Bead Store in the UK!  The brand has been gaining so much traction since its launch earlier in the year and I’m so excited that they’re becoming more easily accessible.  Macrow is best known as a longtime UK dealer for Trollbeads and recently they came out […]

Chamilia LE Disney Princesses Review (Jasmine, Ariel, & Belle)


Chamilia launched a selection of limited edition Disney Princesses this year, with one released per month since February 2014.  I previously reviewed the first three dangles in the set, Cinderella, Snow White, and Aurora.  Today, I’m taking a look at the rest of the collection, Ariel, Jasmine, and Belle.  No more Chamilia Disney charms are planned for the […]

Rue La La Pandora Boutique Today


Today starts another Pandora sale on Rue La La!  The last boutique was in June and I was disappointed that the retired charms from earlier this year were not included.  With even more jewelry retiring in July, I was hoping that there would be more selection, but my expectations were tempered.  Opening this morning at 11 […]

Ohm Beads DIY 2 Review


Last year’s  Ohm Beads (DIY) release was really fun and there were a number of additional suggestions made for more tools.  Earlier this month, the brand released another set of Do It Yourself charms featuring the screwdriver, wrench, hammer, and duct tape.  Part of the popularity of this collection comes from their creative and cheeky names; these […]

Pandora Rue La La sale this Friday!


Shortly after the last sale, Rue La La will be hosting a Pandora boutique this Friday! Starting at 11 am EST on August 15th, the sale will probably be a repeat of the jewelry available last time based on the featured photo. For those who are unfamiliar with the company, Rue La La is sample […]

Pandora LE 2014 Survivor Charm


This week Pandora released a new limited edition charm in anticipation of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this year.  It is called the 2014 Survivor Charm and will only be available in Canadian stores as it benefits the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.  This charm will be sold through October with 20% of all retail sales donated […]

Pandora Disney Collection Officially Announced


Breaking news tonight/this morning as Pandora has officially announced their collaboration with the Walt Disney Company to bring their beloved characters to charm fans!  Pandora Disney beads have long been requested by customers but previously only Chamilia had produced licensed Disney European style charms.  The initial release is scheduled for early November, to be available at North […]

Battle of the Bangles Video


After a bit of a break, I’m back with another video – this time comparing a number of different brands in the battle of the bangles!  I go through and review 7 bangles from 5 brands: Trollbeads, Pandora, Chamilia (Flex and Brilliance), Persona, and the newest releases from Ohm Beads.  I’ve provided dedicated articles on most […]