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Sweet Bling Sweepstakes: Enter for a Chance to Win the Roxanna Jewel Necklace Set

8 Jun

Last week on the blog we gushed about the Roxanna Jewel Necklace and Earrings. We are also crazy about one of our newest designers, Jamierocks, who brought us these fabulous pieces. Therefore Sweet Bling has prepared a very special offer. Go to the Sweet Bling Facebook page to enter for a chance to win both of these pieces– the entire Roxanna Jewel Necklace Set.

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Roxanna Jewel Necklace and Earrings by Jamierocks with Soft White Blouse

2 Jun

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Today we style some new favorites– the Jamierocks Roxanna Jewel Necklace and Earrings. These favorites feature some of the best from the 2014 color palette trends. This blue, light green, and yellow combination on three layers also glistens beautifully in the sun as we enter summer fashion.

 

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This lovely combo of color can worn with various summer shades. However, today we let the jewelry do the talking by pairing with a soft and flowy sheer white blouse. And of course to keep the styling simple, a little tousled hair.

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Today’s featured pieces are the Roxanna Jewel Necklace and the Roxanna Jewel Earrings by Jamierocks. Check out Jamierocks and more from Sweet Bling here.

Maxi Dress with Beaded Necklace

26 May

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For summer style, we can’t get enough of maxi dresses or summer beads. Sweet Bling jewelry will add a fun summer feel to any look. These vibrant beads can transform a simple tank and denim shorts, or your favorite summer gown.

Today’s featured piece is the Nakamol Multi-Strand Beaded Necklace with six strands of natural stones, beads, and gold chain. For more Nakamol beaded pieces and summer trends, check out Sweet Bling here.

Hand Stamped Jewelry for Your Grad

12 May

Graduation season is upon us, which means many are searching for high school and college grad gifts that are memorable and thoughtful. For this special occasion, Sweet Bling suggests Hand Stamped Jewelry— jewelry that is personal and tells a story. What is truly unique about these collections is that you can specialize the gift in any way you like; from charm shape, color, font, message, and jewels. Start simple with a sweet hand stamped charm and delicate chain. Or add a larger message and a few diamond jewels–the choice is yours.

This sterling silver initial charm also features two 14k yellow gold drops. Pictured: Initial Necklace with 14k Diamond Dangles.

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Another option is this silver charm with a graduation year stamp. This charm also features a beautiful 2mm ruby. Pictured: Round Sterling Silver Year Charm with Ruby.

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This secret message charm features a crystal drop. This item is one of a kind with its ability to share a secret message with your loved one. Pictured is similar to: Sterling Silver Secret Message Charm with the secret message “Love Mom.”

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Specialize your own Hand Stamped Jewelry piece with the many design options available at Sweet Bling.

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Make Mother’s Day– Gifts for Mom

5 May

Mother’s Day is coming up this Sunday, so show mom some love with the perfect Sweet Bling selections. And one thing women can’t get enough of– jewelry. Here is our gift guide for every kind of mom.

Always Classic– Give mom something to wear with endless looks. Featured pieces: Link Collar Necklace ($28, also available in gold), Gold Chevron Earrings ($18), and Three Teardrop Earrings ($18, also available in gold).

 

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Casual Twist– These wraps are the perfect pieces for pairing with a casual denim look or for dressing up. Every woman needs a wrap bracelet, and these are a popular pick for mom. Featured pieces: Blue Crystal Chain Wrap ($80) and Matte Bronze Leather Crystal Wrap Bracelet ($32).

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Delicate & Dainty– Soft, simple, and unique additions to an outfit. Featured Pieces: Gray Bead Necklace with Beaded Tassels ($52) and Lavender Bella Earrings ($18).

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Statement Piece– For mom to add a bold statement, Sweet Bling carries a wide range of colors and styles. Featured pieces: Multi-Strand Beaded Necklace ($89), Ivory Laurel Statement Necklace ($26, also available in yellow), and Stones and Chain on Gunmetal Cuff ($55).

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For more classic and unique selections for mom, check out Sweet Bling here.

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4 Statement Necklaces Under $40

7 Apr

Statement pieces have become a necessity for every girl’s closet. Statement necklaces have gained huge popularity with their versatility for all occasions and their ability to completely transform any look. This brilliant designer trend can have a habit of breaking the bank, so today we channel our inner recessionista with the Top 4 Sweet Bling Statement Necklaces Under $40.

1. Layered Chain Collar

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2. Ivory Laurel Statement Necklace

While this piece first came to us in yellow, this classy and clean look of white is irresistible. This piece is a go to when pairing with white or to break up your bold patterns.

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3. Pink Jewel Pendant

Hints of pink are making an appearance this spring. This pendant is the perfect way to add subtle hints of a soft shade to your outfit or accent a brighter hue.

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4. Camilla Bloom Necklace

Blooms in blue are another way to add a touch of color to your look. Make this your outfit’s center piece with its sweet blue and ivory, or let it compliment your use of color blocking or floral patterns.

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Today’s pieces are selected to show off the range of colors and styles available at Sweet Bling. Check out Sweet Bling here for a large selection of statement necklaces starting at just $18.

 

Behind the Scenes of a Fashion Photo Shoot

24 Mar

 

 

Recently, Sweet Bling was invited to participate in a high fashion photo shoot for Studio Savvy in Rancho Santa Fe, California. My good friend, Jody Pinchin of Jody Lynn Photography invited me (Sweet Bling) to join her and Deena Von Yokes in what turned out to be a fabulous day of styling. Under the direction of Stylist and founder of Studio Savvy Salons, Deena Von Yokes, we worked to create several looks for the model.

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Deena selected clothing and backdrops to style the model — carefully directing hair and makeup. I had the fun job of selecting jewelry for each look. We moved from one setting to another in the elegant Le Dimora furniture store. Each setting was a new backdrop for model Cierra Flower. We started off with a contemporary backdrop of black and white umbrellas, where Cierra posed elegantly in a geometric print dress and Sweet Bling Black and Crystal Spike Dangle Earrings. In each of the settings, Deena worked her magic, turning Cierra into a fun-loving socialite in an animal print dress to a sweet and playful young lady in bouncy curls wearing a white blazer and pouty pink lips. I accessorized the animal print with our Leopard Necklace and the playful pink look with our Fuchsia Jewel Necklace. In additional looks, Cierra looked like a regal lady in an era gone by wearing our Blue Deco Earrings and a woman of substance in a brown leather sofa wearing one of our long Nakamol necklaces.

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This photo shoot was a team effort directed by Von Yokes. Everyone brought something to the table and made it a fun, successful day. Jody Pinchin of Jody Lynn Photography snapped photos and produced a behind the scenes video. Talented makeup artist Eileen Haligowski of Mirror Mirror On The Wall transformed Cierra’s looks via her makeup. Others that were part of the team Sheree Vihon of TRE Boutique, Maria Berry of Le Dimora Fine Furniture Store and Valentine Studios.

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Alas, the day was over and our fun day of dress up had to come to a close. For these featured pieces and more selections, check out Sweet Bling here. Also subscribe to the Sweet Bling youtube channel for a behind the scenes look.

The Tortoise Shell Breakthrough

10 Mar

Tortoise shell is an old classic pattern that has made an appearance here and there on our sunglasses and handbag embellishments. This pattern has been hidden from the spotlight behind the raging new florals, patterns, and bright colors that have consumed attention.

Now tortoise shell has made a dazzling comeback with a very modern take on accessories. We’ve seen this look blossom through Kate Spade, Tory Burch, Michael Kors, and Ralph Lauren, among others. Tortoise shell provides a neutral color option, making it simple to throw on with a variety of outfits. But unlike a basic neutral, the classic pattern adds interest with an intriguing statement of its own. To add this trend to your collection, check out these Sweet Bling picks:

The Tortoise Pendent Necklace with gold metal and a topaz and clear crystal drop.

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The Tortoise Cutout Bracelet with gold metal.

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For more spring trends and inspiration, check out Sweet Bling here.

 

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A Sweet Mix of Metals– the Layered Chain Collar

26 Feb

Recently, we talked statement necklace. What’s incredible about this style is that your closet can be filled with neutrals and basics. But suddenly your simple leggings and tee becomes a complete look with the addition of a statement collar. Or if your closet is filled with colors and prints, a statement piece can amp up your look. This spring Sweet Bling is no stranger to bringing you this statement.

We have metal on the mind with this Sweet Bling statement collar. What we dig about this piece is it features silver, gold, and dark crystals. Choosing a bracelet, ring, or earrings to pair with this look would be no trouble. When it comes to choosing clothing, wear with black and white, or your wildest of patterns. The mix of metals gives you endless pairing alternatives.

Here, I’m heading out to dinner with friends, full of laughter. I chose to wear this piece with a high collared sheer white tank and black skinny cropped pants. My closet is filled with black and white. This look would be a classic paired with some fun flats. But for me, I like adding a bit of an edge with my black leather Steve Madden Troopa lace-up boots.

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Sweet Bling’s featured piece is the new Layered Chain Collar. And with this black and white look, any Sweet Bling piece would make a statement. Check out Sweet Bling here.

 

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Bling on the Holidays with Sweet Bling

13 Dec

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We love bling all year long — but the holidays give us a good excuse to adorn ourselves in head to toe bling. This Leopard Necklace looks great with a print dress like this one or a simple black dress. And our Bling Bling Crystal Earrings add a touch of elegance to any outfit. Finish off the look with our Crystal Studded Stretch Bracelet — and you are all set.