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Posted on 1:16pm Thursday 15th Dec 2011
We are feeling truly honoured to have become the business of the day for WW Business Network.
Not only does it mean we get oodles & oodles of promotion via their twitter stream all day long......we have also met some fantastically fabulous people as well!
Twitter never ceases to amaze us with its varied & widespread audience. The kindness & generosity it generates genuinely brings an enormous smile & truly warms your cockles.
Please take a look at the Twitter page for WW Business Network & you too could be their Business of the Day next time :)
Love & Sparkles xx
Posted on 9:16am Wednesday 7th Dec 2011
We sent out a Happy Christmas email yesterday to all our customers who have shopped with us or subscribed to our Newsletters.
If you'd like to be included too, then just click the link here to view the Newsletter & then click 'subscribe to list' in the top left corner. We only send out 4 or 5 emails a year so we promise not to bombard you with spam :)
Posted on 1:59pm Monday 5th Dec 2011
Wow!! We were number 37 in the UK Follow Friday rankings last week!!
Only 2 behind Cheryl Cole & 5 above Stephen Fry!!
We have been up & down the last few weeks but this is definitely our highest position to date!!
You can check out the listings here:- http://www.followfriday.com/bycountry/GB/4
Posted on 9:34am Thursday 1st Dec 2011
We've put together a little image that sums up December for us :)
Please feel free to share with your friends, just remember to credit us!!
Love & Sparkles as always xx
Posted on 9:46am Monday 28th Nov 2011
We just had to share this utterly fabulous idea with you that one of our talented customers has come up with this week:-
The lovely Kim from @checkonforchefs on Twitter came to us with a request for several charms & colours of her choice & could we help even though it wasnt a standard 'pack'. 'Of course!', we said!! We love all manner of sparkly creativity so if you can see the charms on the site & pick your colours from our House Swarovski Crystal Colours then we can do anything you want almost instantly!
After chatting, Kim mentioned she was making her own crackers for her christmas table & wanted to add the charms to each one. What a fabulous idea! We've also sent them to her in little organza silvery bags to keep them safe & protected 'til they tumble to the table in a festive 'bang'!
This is what Kim had to say:-
I came across Wine Glass charms via Twitter and this is my second purchase. First purchased a charm as small Graduation present for my daughter and couldn’t resist a full set with cutlery on it for the house– gets attention every time we do a dinner party.
Started sorting out the requirements for Christmas (not much of a festive lover – bah humbug!) and decided that nasty commercial Christmas Crackers with useless gifts (or worse bits of tacky plastic ) didn’t really have much appeal. Then the light bulb moment and remembered buying the charms in the Summer so, problem solved. Eight guests with individual charms, hand-picked to represent something in their lives/character which I have spotted and not only that but each has different colour crystals too – fantastic. I might not even bother with Crackers at all and just put the lovely organza bag each individual charm comes in on the place setting with a little gift tag!
We think you'll agree its a beautiful & fun way to add surprise & sparkle to your table.....and who wouldn't be happy with Swarovski? Its really doesnt need to be expensive either!
Just choose from over 45 designs shown on the site, then either split the packet up or mix & match charms & colours to your exact quantity at no extra cost. The individual organza pouches are available in our Storage Solutions category.
Just send us an email with your requirements if you'd like to tailor make your charms & we'll send you back a fully inclusive price with super quick speed. Remember, we don't charge extra for putting an individual set together for you!
The possibilities are endless & the only limit is your imagination!
If you have any other ideas or anything you'd like to share with how you've used your charms, please do drop us a line & let us know.
Love & Sparkles xx
Posted on 10:08am Friday 25th Nov 2011
Wow, how excited were we yesterday when our box of goodies arrived!!!
After bouncing around like a box of frogs the reality hit that we were just about to launch our 1st ever collection of textiles. We have searched & searched for the right supplier to begin this new venture with & we cannot tell you how absolutely fabulous this 1st range is. Just click any of the images to be taken to the new collection page.
The quality is superb yet the price is perfect for beautiful affordable gifts. We think they compliment everything else that we do too & our 'box of goodies' is EXACTLY everything we wanted for this new little venture.
Within an hour of going live we had our 1st sale so we hope we've sourced exactly what you want to start with & we so hope to be increasing this collection in the course of 2012. Delivery is free as always!
What do you think? We'd love to read your comments & please dont worry - your email address isnt published.
Love & Sparkles for a fabulous weekend xx
Posted on 11:00am Wednesday 23rd Nov 2011
WOW!! 2 new additions in one month?! Really? Yes you can believe your lucky stars!!
Well, we're kinda figuring that December will be rather exciting with the arrival of the big fella & we didnt want him to outshine this little beauty so we thought we'd give her to you a wee bit early!
She is just divine & features Swarovski Crystals as well as Swraovski Pearls....romantic & dreamy..... *slushy sigh*
At just £13.95 inclusive of delivery for a set of 6, we know you'll love her as much as we do. She's in stock now & ready for Christmas deliveries right up until 20th December.
Let us know what you think in the comments (we promise not to publish your email address).
Love & Sparkles xx