Alex Cramariuc Memento Mori Debut


Alex Cramariuc is launching a new line today called Memento Mori!  To start, the first bead in this collection is simply Skull.  This is a realistic representation of the human skull and is perfect for gothic fans or celebrating Halloween.  It reminds me of a Neanderthal skull rather than Homo Sapiens one with its large nostril opening and high cheekbones. As with all of Alex’s creations, this is a good

Ohm Beads Fall 2015 Releases


It’s time for another Ohm Beads monthly bead launch! This October sees some awesome designs that are wonderful for Halloween including the Zohmbies and Bead of the Month Deadhead. It’s also the debut of the UGLYDOLL Collection featuring a collaboration with the popular plush doll brand. Each of these releases have their dedicated previews, and you can find those articles by clicking on the highlighted links. Zohmbies has been a

Pandora UK 2015 Free Bracelet Event


Pandora UK has been light on promotion this year and they’ve finally gotten around to hosting the free bracelet promotion!  Not a lot of notice for this one and the dates are October 1st through 4th.  Spend £125GBP and receive a free silver bracelet of any style including the regular barrel clasp bracelet, bangle, Essence bracelet, or heart clasp bracelet.  This is a great time to check off those wish list

Upcoming October News


Fall is officially here and October is all about Halloween. I’ll be reviewing designs perfect for this spooky holiday so stay tuned for that. We are also heading into the festive season and many brands are coming out with their holiday collection for Christmas. The next couple of months are going to be jam packed so be sure to mark down all the important dates! For Pandora, the last release

Trollbeads Black Friday 2015 Bead


Trollbeads is coming out with a special limited edition bead for this Black Friday! It will be a worldwide release and will debut on November 27th available while supplies last.  It is a black faceted glass bead similar to the Sahara Night Facet except it features copper flecks too. It will be sold for 20% off during Black Friday weekend, normally retailing for $56USD.  I am not certain whether that deal will

Trollbeads Winter 2015 Complete Preview


Another exciting preview today as we have a full look at the upcoming Trollbeads Winter 2015 Collection!  Typically this is a smaller release focused on the holidays and this year is no exception.  The release is scheduled for November 6th and is called Warm Greetings.  This collection includes 9 silver beads, 1 clasp, 1 gold bead, 1 two-tone, 1 fantasy necklace pendant, 1 stone bead with matching stone earrings, 13 glass

Alex Cramariuc Momento Mori Announcement


Exciting announcement from Alex Cramariuc today as he will be releasing a new line of charms soon!  The name is called Memento Mori and will launching this Friday, October 2nd around 6 pm Danish time.  From the sneak peek Alex posted on his Facebook page, it looks like it’s going to be perfect for Halloween.  I’ll be posting a full preview on Friday when it comes out, so stay tuned

Trollbeads Red Cross Bracelet Sneak Peek


The Red Cross is always there to provide relief and aid to disaster torn areas and there have been too many of those in the recent past. This holiday season, Trollbeads is coming out with a limited edition bead and bracelet set with 100% of the proceeds going towards the Red Cross and their efforts to help people recover.  The bracelet is called With Love and will debut on November 20th

Trollbeads People’s Bead 2015 Revealed


It’s just past midnight in Denmark and finally the 2015 People’s Bead Contest winner has been announced! It’s called Tropical Travels by Amanda White from the UK and will debut on October 9th. I am absolutely delighted with the choice as this was one of my favorites from the finalists and had gotten my vote. The design was inspired by a tropical garden Amanda visited during a vacation.  It is three-sided and

Pandora North America Holiday 2015 Promotions


Pandora has a number of promotions for the upcoming holidays and today we’re going to take a look at these deals!  There are 2 gift sets coming out and two gift with purchases for North America next season.  The details are a little different this time around and that’s laid out below. The two gift sets are called the Delicate Sentiments earrings and necklace set and the Glistening Wonder bracelet set.  They

Trollbeads Autumn 2015 Buy 3, Get 1 Free


It’s a full day of promotions and Trollbeads is starting their Buy 3, Get 1 Free charm event today! The offer is available from September 24th – October 4th, and applies to all charms and you will get the least expensive item free.  Now is the perfect time to catch up on all the fabulous releases over the summer and the new Autumn 2015 Collection. Keep in mind that this time

Pandora US Autumn 2015 Ring Event


I’ve not yet recovered from the free charm promotion last weekend, but today Pandora is starting another jewelry event!  Originally the autumn ring promo was supposed to be for the whole month of October but for whatever reason they’ve moved it up to today.  This came as a shock to customers who just took part of last week’s deal and also to retailers who were only notified a couple days ago of