Thursday, March 29, 2007

Deal of the week (Thursday): Write for ME

Hey guys!
I'm entering my busy show season and I'm looking for a contributing writer(s). I'd love to have someone that could contribute a new celebrity angle on ME. If that's you, please drop ME a line with your ideas.

Here's the rundown..

  1. MUST have a love of jewelry
  2. MUST have an established blog (3 months or longer)
  3. MUST be able to commit to contribute at least 2 days per week
  4. Willing to contribute for at least 30 days

I look forward to hearing from you!

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Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Wild Card Wednesday: Royal Voyage

Featuring the Fleur de lys (french symbol for royalty) and anchors, these earrings are fit for any queen. They would be the perfect piece to compliment your Spring resort wardrobe, your highness.

***Added Bonus***
Enter code DCCOAL at checkout to receive 25% of your order

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Tuesday, March 27, 2007

THIS OR THAT Tuesday: A Whale of a Breakfast

Which do you prefer?



$18, Miss Misa


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Monday, March 26, 2007

Monday Madness: Let ME Count the Ways

$48, Ofina

Fashioned after the Chinese abacus, these earrings offer countless ways to accessorize my wardrobe. They'd look great with jeans, my LBD, those cute shorts I got from Loehmann's, that skirt from Nordstrom's Rack...

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Friday, March 23, 2007

Frantic Friday: Shop Planet LuLu

Hi Guys! I'm frantically preparing for the Appel and Frank show tomorrow so please forgive my brief post. If you're in San Fran tomorrow, please stop by and say hello. If not, head on over to Planet LuLu and tell 'em ME sent ya!

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Thursday, March 22, 2007

Join ME @ Appel and Frank this Saturday



I'm looking for an extra pair of hands to help with the event. If you are in the Bay Area, available and need some extra cash, email ME at margarite_elaine {AT} [YAHOO] dot *COM*. NO SPAMMERS PLEASE!

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Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Wild Card Wednesday: My Time in the Chapel

$24.99, Target

This necklace reminds me of the designs that adorned the chapel of my college. It was a beautiful place..full of stained glass windows, velvet pews and plush carpet. [Notice how I kindly left out my attendance record :)]

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Tuesday, March 20, 2007

THIS OR THAT Tuesday: The Eyes Have It

With Spring upon us, I thought I'd change it up a bit and feature some wonderful accessories for the eyes. Which do you prefer? Leave your comments below.


Dior @ Saks


Inspired piece @ AKO


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Monday, March 19, 2007

Monday Madness: With Love

$32, Swell

Hi there! It's ME. Just wanted to say how much I love my readers. Here's to a fantastic week. Hugs and Kisses, Margarite Elaine

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Friday, March 16, 2007

Frantic Friday: Rock 'n Roll

$5.50, Claire's

Release your inner "rock diva" with this cute guitar and pick set.

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Thursday, March 15, 2007

Deal of the week (Thursday): Luck of the Irish

$13.50, Kohl's
$38, ShopKitson

With St. Patty's Day right around the corner (Saturday to be exact), I thought it only befitting to highlight GREEN accessories. No shamrocks or leprechauns here! I've selected items that bear the holidays color but push the envelope with their creative flare. Whatcha think?

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Wild Card Wednesday: The Gold Standard

These earrings look like strands of DNA that have been wrapped in gold. Now only if science was this fashionable when I was in high school. I might have gotten better grades!

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Tuesday, March 13, 2007

THIS OR THAT Tuesday: Fruit Basket

Which of these earrings do you prefer?
Leave your comments below.

$9.50, Delia's

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Monday, March 12, 2007

Monday Madness: A Diamond in the Rough

$64.99, Bloomies

Is it ME or do these diamonds look shockingly real? I had to do a double take myself....they are faux...I kid you not. Why pay BIG bucks for the real thing when an inspired piece looks this good?

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Friday, March 09, 2007

ME Reader Survey

I'd love to learn some more info about my readers so I've partnered with Coutorture to do just that. Take a quick gander at my sidebar and you'll find a nifty little survey. Please take a quick moment to fill it out (and don't forget to hit submit) and I'll be one step closer to learning more about you. Thanks in advance for your participation!

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Thursday, March 08, 2007

Deal of the Week (Thursday): Look what I found over at!

$6.95 (starting bid), Overstock

Isn't she a beauty?

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Wednesday, March 07, 2007

Wanna join ME @ Hollywood Shop Til' Ya Drop?

Sunday, March 11, 2007 - 11am to 4pm
The Hilton Garden Hotel
1800 Powell Street
Emeryville, CA 94608

Attention San Francisco and other Bay Area readers:

I'll again be showcasing my wonderful baubles at a fantastic show and wanted to invite you out. I'm offering FREE admission for you and up to 3 guests. If you'd like to place yourself on my guestlist, do the following:
  1. Send an email --NO SPAMMERS PLEASE!!
  2. Title your message HSTYD Guestlist
  3. Include your first and last name as well the names of your guests
Please submit all guestlists by Thursday March 8 at 9pm Pacific Time. Any guestlist received after this time will not be honored.

Hope to see ya there!

Those patrons who sign up via guestlist for event entry are NOT eligible for the FREE SWAG bag at the event.

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Tuesday, March 06, 2007

THIS OR THAT Tuesday: Don't think about the weather

Based in the UK, this jeweler produces some fantastic pieces. This ring is my absolute fav and features Black Onyx. I could totally build my entire summer wardrobe around this piece!

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Monday, March 05, 2007

Monday Madness: Seashells by the Seashore

I'd love to take a trip to the ocean and get some great sea shells by the seashore. Wanna join ME?

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Friday, March 02, 2007

Frantic Friday: A Rocky Road

$12, AllTheRageOnline

I love how this BIG, beautiful turquiose rock is neatly wrapped in wire. And with a price this nice, my rocky road just got a whole lot smoother.

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