Buy Local this festive period

Over this festive period I will be posting a few of my wish lists, look carefully and you will spot items from a few of the local small businesses near me.  As you know I like to do what I can to introduce those small and local businesses you may not have heard of before. Continue reading “Buy Local this festive period”

Accessorize Summer Loves

To celebrate their 30th birthday! Accessorize have selected 30 pieces they love for this Summer and just can’t live without!!  I have to admit the majority of these items I too just love and would be perfect for this Summer! Accessorize top 30 must haves! But it also got me thinking as to what would be my topContinue reading “Accessorize Summer Loves”

accessorize

YAY!!! Look what has arrived in Bloomfields Bangor, Accessorize! Something that Bloomfields has needed for a while, I love Accessorize and our closest ones are either in Forestside or Victoria Square so a bit of a way to go for that accessory fix and I have to say none are as big with such a fantastic selection as thisContinue reading “accessorize”

Ruby Bijou the Spring Collection

It’s been a while since I have written a full feature piece on Ruby Bijou.  But it has definitely been worth the wait so I can introduce to you Ruby Bijou’s new Spring Collection! FLOWER JEWELLERY http://www.rubybijou.co.uk/category/flower-jewellery Pressed Flower Pendant Necklace – Daisy £15.99 http://www.rubybijou.co.uk/product/pressed-flower-pendant-necklace-daisy Pressed Flower Pendant Necklace – Ballerina Rose £15.99 http://www.rubybijou.co.uk/product/pressed-flower-pendant-necklace-ballerina-rose DandelionContinue reading “Ruby Bijou the Spring Collection”

The Cardboard Mannequin

THE CARDBOARD MANNEQUIN I first spotted The Cardboard Mannequin on Instagram and just loved what I had seen. A local jewellery maker from Bangor, this is how she describes her business and why she started it . . . Welcome to ‘The Cardboard Mannequin’ the treasure trove of desirable handmade vintage inspired accessories. The ideaContinue reading “The Cardboard Mannequin”

My MUSTHAVES

My latest inspiration board!  From time to time I go through my different trends, ok OBSESSIONS! A few on my inspiration board above I have had for a while and a few are new, let me share . . . THE TARTAN SCARF For ages I hunted for my ideal tartan scarf and finally beforeContinue reading “My MUSTHAVES”

Zara Lo Designs

As you all know I like to bring you new, local businesses and online shops.  This week I would like to introduce you to Zara Lo . . . A little about Zara from her website – ‘I graduated from Leeds College of Art with a BA (Hons) in Art & Design (Interdisciplinary) in 2011.Continue reading “Zara Lo Designs”

Everyone needs a bit of soul

It’s been a while since I have introduced you to a new website and to keep with my jewellery theme from yesterday I want to introduce you to Soul Jewellery. Call it a coincidence, or call it fate but as you may have noticed I featured Soul Jewellery in my blog earlier as I had spottedContinue reading “Everyone needs a bit of soul”

Making a STATEMENT

It has to be said I LOVE jewellery! I have a full cabinet drawer, a large jewellery box, a basket of bangles, a rail of necklaces, a box of stud earrings and lots of other bits and bobs floating about my room.  According to Ryan I have to much and there is no need forContinue reading “Making a STATEMENT”

hey doll!

As you all know I love my jewellery! I love unique, different and sometimes quiet eclectic jewellery.  I find the best place to find something different, unique and not mass produced is online.  It’s times like these when I come across online shops and fall in love and to be honest could buy them out! Continue reading “hey doll!”