Alex Cramariuc Octopus Preview


I’ve been on tenterhooks since finding out that one of my favorite artisan designers, Alex Cramariuc, was coming out with a new bead. I’m so happy to report that it is well worth the wait as he premieres the absolutely stunning Octopus today!  Alex has amazing talent and he’s created some of my most cherished charms including the Cherry Blossom series, […]

Trollbeads LE Ageless Beauty Update


An update on the much anticipated limited edition Trollbeads Ageless Beauty bead today, including release date, price, and a live image!  Collectors across the board have given great feedback for this design and I cannot wait until it’s out.  While it was launched last week in Japan, for the rest of the world the official debut […]

Pandora October Free Leather Bracelet Promo


Today starts the second promotion Pandora is running this month for North America! With a $100USD ($125CAD) spend receive your choice of a single leather bracelet or a multi-strand fabric cord bracelet.  This offer is good from October 23rd - 26th, and is available at participating retailers.  Upgrades and substitutions are at the discretion of the […]

Ohm Beads Halloween Charms


For last Halloween, Ohm Beads released an outstanding collection called Dark Shadows that was perfect for the holiday.  This year’s offerings include the Teddy Scares Collection and the last minute addition of the Death Barrels glass (which are stunning!).  Today I thought I’d step back into the Ohm Beads catalog and review a few charms that […]

Trollbeads Artisan Event Beads 2014


I had an amazing time attending the Trollbeads at the Beach event last weekend and I’m still going through photos for a write-up of the fabulous party (coming soon!).  In the meantime, one of the unique offerings for the show were the Artisan Event Beads.  These are only available to retailers who hosted artisan shows this last quarter […]

Pandora 2014 Holiday Ornament Promotion

SS14 Holiday Ornament

Pandora has been offering special limited edition ornament for years now and for the past 3, they’ve been white ceramic designs of a cohesive aesthetic. For 2014, Pandora is coming out with another ornament and this one is a beautifully crafted ceramic sled! In 2010, the ornament was also a sled but it was metal […]

Chamilia Holiday 2014 (Season 4) Release


We still haven’t celebrated Halloween, but it’s another big holiday launch day for a major charm brand.  Today, Chamilia introduces their Season 4, Holiday 2014 Collection!  This release is spot on for the season and includes a variety of themes surrounding nostalgic memories, baking, and of course Christmas.  I’ve been excited about this collection since I saw […]

Pandora Rue La La Sale Starts!

Pandora Rue La La Sale

Another Pandora Rue La La sale kicks off today and this boutique runs through Sunday, October 26th at 11am EST!  Looking through the list today there are some interesting pieces on sale this time around, including the Pandora “Hidden Heart” Club charm 2014, and past Black Friday charms exclusive at almost 50% off.  Pandora has been […]

Pandora Disney Collection 2014 Prices


Shortly on the heels of the Pandora Disney Parks Exclusives Collection preview, we have a comprehensive look at the prices for all the Pandora Disney charms, including the ones sold in regular stores and on Disney properties.  The official launch has been moved slightly up to October 31st, but the collection is actually shipping this week and […]

Story by Kranz & Ziegler Autumn/Winter 2014 Preview


We’re now in the midst of fall and today brings a look at the Story by Kranz & Ziegler Autumn/Winter 2014 collection! I actually saw this collection previewed at the JCK trade show this last May, so you can find the live pictures here at Story by Kranz & Ziegler Autumn 2014 Sneak Peek. Unlike other brands, […]

Trollbeads Holiday 2014 Collection Launches


Today is the official release of the Trollbeads Holiday 2014 Collection.  For the first time I’m actually spending launch day at a Trollbeads store, here in Lewes, Delaware attending the amazing Trollbeads at the Beach event!  I’m so excited to get an up close and personal look at all the new beads and I am […]

Pandora Rue La La Sale Alert


Another Rue La La Pandora sale has been scheduled for Monday, October 20th starting at 11 am EST, 8 am PST! However, judging from their featured photo, the charms will be a rehash of ones that have already appeared in previous sales. For those who are unfamiliar with the company, Rue La La is sample […]