New This Week!

I’d like to buy a vowel … “Yes, Alex – I’d like to buy a vowel. A couple of vowels, actually, and some consonants ….” Now you can buy a vowel, or the whole word even. This is because we found a stash of out-of-production Swarovski crystal letters. Not rhinestone appliques, but actual rhinestone letters – gleaming faceted letter shapes – sparkling like diamonds. OOOOh boy! What is really fascinating to me about these is not just the possibilities of spelling out words, making signet rings with initials on them, personalizing stuff – which is all fabulous, and I’ve been …

Pics for those of you too far to come visit

I had a chance to spend more time in the store today than I usually do. I came in for a meeting, and was fortunate to have an hour beforehand to see everyone. I took the opportunity to snatch a few pics of the store. I apologize for the somewhat poor Iphone photo’s. I have misplaced the camera charger for my real camera. Hopefully, I’ll find that soon! Standing in the middle of the store, looking towards the front. This table has all sorts of fancy Swarovski beads – and some incredibly gorgeous jewelry too! A selection of our lampwork …