Thursday, 18 March 2010

Sleepless Nights

(no, not over the Harem pants - see previous post)!
This week I have been trawling the internet for suppliers of rattail (lets call it satin cord - sounds so much nicer doesn't it).
I finally found a good quality supplier who sell on a wholesale basis and samples arrived the next day.
Such lovely vibrant colours - perfect for the summer months no?

Then I started working on the little friendship bracelets that i will hopefully add to the shop in a couple of weeks time.

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An ID bar to be personalised Chambers & Beau stylie, one of my heart charms and the C&B logo tag.
Do I add a coloured stone too or is this overkill?

Who would have known that I could lose sleep over slipknots (the little feckers (slip knots) have been driving me insane, but I have finally got the hang of it).

So, what do you think of them - a cute colourful addition to the range?

If satin cord bracelets are good enough for Cartier they are certainly good enough for Chambers & Beau.

A final thought - what to call them. Friendship bracelet is a bit naff isn't it?
Any suggestions would be much appreciated x

Huge apologies for the terrible, terrible photography. Blame Iphone. You may have noticed that I have been cameraless for a good 6 months. My writing is not the best (no seriously), I am all about the pictures so blogging has been a bit tricky. It will eventually come back from Olympus and i will have to come up with another excuse for my poor blogging habits!

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10 comments:

  1. I think you could offer with or without the gem - some girls are more girly than others. Like them!

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  2. The bottom ones look like they would also make lovely necklaces...

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  3. I'd consider doing a simple no charm one - I'd buy one in a swish

    Think they're great - simple and fun (how about putting on things like summer quotes ...)

    Oh & any chance you'd take the word verifcation off and go to approval or something, it meant I can't comment on my phone and 90% of my blog reading is on my phone

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  4. Sweet my sis! Prefer without the stone, but that's just my humble opinion!

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  5. Agree with the with or without option (moobaacluck!) as personalisation all your thing
    how about 'summer knotted stacking' bracelets (maybe a bit long non?) - maypole bracelets after the ribbons?

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  6. These are lovely Amy. Ilike them plain and simple without the stone. but agree with Brighton Bumpkins. L x

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  7. How about slipknot bracelet or something with the word satin? Do you extend them to get them on as I can't spy a clasp? I love the addition of the colours with the metal, something really different. I'd say option for additional gemstones. Well done, they're fab!

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  8. gorgeous! i have a good trade supplier of said cord (2 in fact !!) email me if you need them - they do a nice coloured waxed cotton as well.
    sarah x

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