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Kiss Bangle

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

kissmebangle.jpgWho needs mistletoe this year when you could just wear a bangle saying kiss all over it!! Saves spending hours hanging around a plant on the ceiling trying to catch the eye of the guy you’ve been checking out all night.

If you ask me this much more direct approach is the way forward and will save you so much time and could help catch the man of your dreams a hell of a lot quicker.

So if this new approach sounds like your kind of thing all you need to do is sit back and click on to www.lily-shop.co.uk. It’s a really cute bangle that’s sure to accessorise well with most festive outfits and the best bit – its just £5.00. It could be the best fiver you’ve ever spent if it means bagging your man.

Kenneth Jay Lane Leopard Bangle

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Kenneth Jay Lane Leopard Print BangleWhile we’re on the subject of jewellery focused around big cats as per my previous article, I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to tell you all about my latest find – a leopard print bangle by Kenneth Jay Lane.

I admit its not going to suit everyone’s tastes, but for those of you out there that like the animal touch, it could be just the piece you’ve been waiting for.

Its basically a beige and yellow enamel bracelet cuff that features a stunning leopard design. The extra detail you will find on the bracelet is 18k gold plated and the hinge of the bracelet is magnetic so should be easy to get on and off!

So go on, show everyone your wild side and log on to www.bunnyhug.co.uk and part with £45 for this gorgeous piece.

Chunky Cuffs

Saturday, October 13th, 2007

Multi Stone WristwearWhen I say chunky cuffs I’m not talking about shirt cuffs, I’m talking about about great fashion statements in the form of a bracelet. They seem to be the must have item out there in celebville with a great metallic cuff seen on Sienna Miller, a punky studded look for Hilary Duff and a more ornate delight spotted on Fergie.

Where can you get your hands on these great accessories I hear you cry, and the answer quite simply is on the high street!!

Amulet Cuff BraceletTo name but a few, one of my favourite high street bargains is this Multi Stone Wristwear from Topshop’s freedom collection. Its big, bold and vibrant and costs just £6. Also from the Freedom collection check out this Amulet Cuff Bracelet for the punky vibe at just £10. Topshop have really embraced the chunky cuff this season so check out the whole collection either on line or in store.

Textured Flower CuffIf you’re more in to ornate jewellery then this Textured Flower Cuff will be perfect with stamped metal flowers and glass stones. Its just £10 and again can be found on line or in store at Accessorize.

Handmade Resin Bangles

Monday, September 17th, 2007

Safari Style BangleIf you are looking for the perfect unique jewellery gift then these bangles are sure to be a hit with anyone. As well as being wacky and colourful in design they are also handmade to make them that extra bit special. They can be found it several different shapes, sizes, colours and prices.

When sifting through the collection I couldn’t help but be attracted to this chunky black and white safari style bangle. I have always been a fan of animal/safari print so could instantly see myself jazzing up a simple black outfit with this one.

Multicoloured BangleI also loved this chunky multicoloured bangle simply because of the way the colours have been used to create such an original and fun design. If you love to stand out in a crowd then this is the bangle for you – you definitely wouldn’t go unnoticed.

The whole collection can be seen at www.utiliydesign.co.uk where instant style can be found in one swift click.

Anna Lou Bangles

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

Anna Lou BanglesIf you’re anything like me, it’s a must to have matching accessories with every outfit and if you ask me there’s no better way to colour coordinate with this seasons colours than with these unique new bangles that have been launched on www.annalouoflondon.com.

You can find them in all sorts of mouth-watering shades such as Strawberry Whirl, Tropical Punch and my personal favourite, Choc chip which sounds heavenly!!

They’ve caught on in the world of celebrities and just this week Rachel Bilson was seen supporting the most striking colour of the collection – Lemon and Lime!

There not the cheapest of accessories and certainly stretch the budget at £45 but in my opinion they’re well worth the price – go on treat yourselves!!!

D&G Bangles

Thursday, July 26th, 2007

Dolce & Gabbana BanglesIf you love designer bling as much as me you’ll be ecstatic to see 15% off these sexy Dolce and Gabbana bangles. Once £145, they’re now a bit more of an affordable treat at £123. With Swarovski crystals dotted around the two thin bracelets and set into the D&G logo on the thick bracelet, no one will miss these babies. Each bangle is 3 2/5 inches in diameter.

These bracelets are the perfect accompaniment to a white pair of Dolce and Gabbana shades – a must have duo for looking stunning on the beach. Available at Amazon.co.uk.

Shell And Wooden Accessories

Monday, July 2nd, 2007

Shell And Wooden AccessoriesI have just found a website called Joanna’s Jewellery and discovered a number interesting pieces that I would love to wear. The first image on the left shows a set elasticated shell bracelet in assorted neutral tones, each one costs £6.99. The necklaces are made in the same tones therefore you could buy two of the same tone or mix and match your bracelet and necklace. The necklaces are again made from shells and cost £5.99 each; they also come in cream, brown and golden brown.

The set off bangles on the right are made from wood and come in dark brown
honey or beige. They are £6.99 each. Check out Joanna’s Jewellery for more information and delivery etc.

Kenneth Jay Lane Tiger Bangles

Monday, May 21st, 2007

White Tiger BangleBengal Tiger BangleCelebs such as Britney, Sarah JP, Mischa Barton, Jessica Simpson and Hilary Duff are all huge fans of Kenneth Jay Lane Jewellery. After spotting Mischa in his strawberry pendant earlier today I found these two tiger bracelets that I think are fabulous. Hilary Duff was recently spotted in the white tiger version so she obviously agrees!

The bracelets are extremely unique, I have not seen anything quite as detailed or realistic as these. I have seen similar bracelets using a snake which is the obvious choice due to the shape.

Both bracelets can be bought from miijo.com and both cost $129. Other Kenneth Jay Lane beauties can also be found on this website.

Modern Heart Bangle & Pendant

Tuesday, May 15th, 2007

by Paloma Picasso would add the final touch to a simple, stylish outfit. The round diamond sparkles, the sterling silver looks expensive and the heart is rounded to perfection. For £255 this is probably not something you’d wear everyday, but save for special occasions.

A matching heart pendant is also available if the bangle alone is not enough for you, but at £215 I think I’d rather have one or the other!

Celebrities and Their Bangles

Monday, April 30th, 2007

Sweetheart Necklines and Bangles
Top celebs Chloe Sevigny, Carrie Underwood, Nicole Richie, Eva Longoria and Paris Hilton all stepped out in gorgeous sweetheart neckline dresses complimented by stunning gold or silver bangles. My favourite dress has to be Nicole Richie’s, although it is quite plain it looks both elegant and stunning.

Onto the bangles… my personal favourite is the CZ Silver Bangle Set (top right). It is available at Winknyc.com for $48 which includes all three. The bangles have oversize CZ stones and a matte silver finish, perfect for finishing off any evening dress or outfit.

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