KICKING OFF NYFW with Victoria Justice

Seen on the scene at W Magazine IT Girl Luncheon. The beautiful Victoria Justice on her way to the luncheon wore the “Roxy Belt” by Lovestrength. The luncheon was filled with amazing ladies as they all gathered around admiring one another being served appetizers from the waiters. Laughter and love shown on their faces. Victoria Justice attended the IT Girl luncheon and shows us a wonderful way to portray one’s self … Continued

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Pre-Fall Trend: Hardware, Studs & Grommets

According to Accessories magazine, this fall we’ll be seeing metallic studs and grommet hardware accents on everything from handbags to hair clips. You can find a variety of pieces representing this trend to stock up on your own with examples from our stunning belt line by Lovestrength!      Everest Belt- 100% genuine embossed leather with antique brass finish hardware and charms     Drifter Belt- 100% genuine leather front, roller buckle … Continued

La Vie En Rose

“I love you, you are heavenly, you are my secret love,” Is what a Rose would say if it could speak. The month of June celebrates the rose as its birth flower. For the longest time, Roses have been the most popular flowers in the world for gift giving purposes. The favored rose is known as the flower of love and comes in a variety of colors ranging from red … Continued

Stop and Smell the Rose Gold

“Everyone adores the red rose, and yet it is a common sort of beauty. You are like a golden rose, a rare bloom but no less lovely.” Author: Alma Katsu With a name that offers luxury and a color that flatters every skin tone, rose gold has the fashion world obsessed. Rose gold, red gold and pink gold are created from a gold and copper alloy.18k Rose gold is 75% … Continued

June Stone of the Month: The Pearl

“If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance.” No other stone depicts love and innocence in the manner that the June Birthstone does. The pearl embodies that of a sophisticated and timeless elegance. Pearls are often associated with wisdom, integrity, purity, wealth, fidelity and friendship.   The color of the pearl correlates with the type of mussel or oyster that it comes from: South sea … Continued

Coachella Starts This Weekend, Don’t Forget To Accessorize

Coachella Valley Music Festival starts this weekend- if you’re one of the lucky one’s attending you might be wondering what you’re going to wear. Luckily, Bloom Showroom has you covered on all of the hottest trends that will complete your festival style. 1. Layered Jewels                      By Paola A on What is a Coachella outfit if you don’t deck it … Continued

All About Amethyst

Although it’s usually reserved for those with February birthdays, amethyst is becoming a trend for any accessory-lover. It has multiple psychological and spiritual healing properties as well as good fortune when it comes to legal problems and money issues. Also, purple looks amazing on all skins tones! Ancient Greeks and Romans believed that Amethyst could make the owner clear-headed and quick-witted. In psychic realms, Amethyst is popular for connecting the … Continued

Festive Accessories

Thanksgiving has come and gone, it’s finally December, and it’s officially acceptable to freak out about the Holidays! As you sit by your fireplace watching ABC’s 25 Days of Christmas while sipping on a steaming peppermint mocha, you have that tiny errand in the back of your mind bothering you. You know, that thing you have to do that you thought you’d finish on Black Friday? Perhaps Cyber Monday? I’m talking … Continued

The Stone Age

If you thought the stone jewelry was perfect for the free, hippie vibes of the summer, you were spot on. However, the fashion world is going through a bit of a stone age that makes jewelry featuring precious stones great options for the fall and winter months. Sure, the stones are a tad less magical when placed upon sweaters rather than bare skin, but they now can be worn in more … Continued

Get the Look: Shay Mitchell

A few episodes into Pretty Little Liars, I stopped caring about who A actually was. I had read the books and, quite frankly, was over the whole mystery. What I was obsessed with though, was the fashion. Did it really matter what the girls did as long as they did it with style? Shay Mitchell, for example, does boho, ethnic chic better than anyone else. It’s difficult to find her outfits on or … Continued

Trending: Global-Inspired 2016 Resort Style

There may be months until you need to start that spring break cleanse, but it’s already time to start taking note of upcoming resort style. Designers like BCBG Max Azria, Altuzarra, and House of Holland are revealing global-inspired looks for spring. Designs embrace the colorful spirits of foreign cultures. While the runway flaunts fully patterned pieces, this may be a tad loud even for most fashion-lovers. Walking down the street … Continued

Summer Must-Haves: Jumpsuits & Playsuits!

Playsuit, romper, jumpsuit, overall…so many names for one result: a 100% comfy and trendy outfit for this summer!   Whether you like it short or longer, we have selected the cutest ones of the season and given you our advice to accessorize your faves with the best collections from our designers. For beach days Coco Romper – For Love & Lemons Combishort Rio – Faithfull The Brand For casual days … Continued

Designer Interview: Charme Silkiner

Let one of our designers introduce us to her creative world,  inspiration and collections: this week, the blog lets you get to know a bit more about Charme Silkiner Jewelry! Charme has designed each piece to be worn with any other piece of the collection to help empower women to create their own moments and know that there are no mistakes, just endless possibilities. Name, place of birth and current … Continued

All White Summer

‘Women think of all colors except the absence of colors. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony‘ Coco Chanel   White is the New Black! We can’t get enough of this neutral and, after having received the tricks to match your accessories for a colorful gypsy look last week, it’s time to go back to basics and minimalist … Continued

Be a Gypsy Queen

She had the soul of a gypsy, the heart of a hippie, the spirit of a fairy… You may have spotted since the beginning of 2015 that the gypsy look is still this summer’s hot trend! Before getting into detail on what the gypsy look is, let’s have a quick look at history to see where the term comes from and what the gypsy philosophy consists of.     Gypsy … Continued

The Hottest Summer Vacation Destinations

You’ve been working your butt off all year and now it’s time to take a break and go on that vacation you’ve been saving up for. Whether you want to relax on the beach, go on an adventure or party, we have the perfect destinations for you to choose from! Beaches For so many people, summer equals beaches. What better way to get away from the real world than with a margarita in … Continued

Designer Interview: Natalie Frigo

This week we’re getting to know designer Natalie Frigo, a little better! Frigo’s passion is creating unique, heirloom jewelry that treasures the extraordinary beauty in every client. Sculpting all of the designs by hand in her lower Manhattan studio, Natalie personally attends to each detail using the ancient practices of metalsmithing and ‘cire perdue’ (also known as lost-wax casting). The organic forms are then handcast and finished using only recycled … Continued

2015 Pantone Color of the Year: Marsala

Pantone has officially named Marsala as the 2015 color of the year! Inspired by the earthy wine, Marsala embodies sophistication and style. Its subtlety flatters a variety of skin tones. Pantone describes the color as “sensual and bold” and a “daringly inviting tone that nurtures…exuding confidence and stability while feeding the body, mind and soul.”       Marsala can be found in jewelry made of garnet, spinel, and tourmaline. … Continued

Solange Knowles’ White Wedding – Favorite Looks

We would like to congratulate Solange Knowles and Alan Fergusen on their marriage and thought we’d share with you our favorite looks from the white wedding. For more on looks of their wedding keep reading. The friends and family of Solange and video director Alan Fergusen gathered in New Orleans for the weekend of October 14 for the wedding ceremony. The entire family wore white, including Beyoncé, Jay Z and … Continued

Hosting the Perfect Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving coming up next week, we thought we’d share some tips on being the perfect host and how to do it in style! Valentino Garavani shared 6 tips on how to be the perfect dinner party host: Getting the right crowd – For Thanksgiving, surround yourself with friends and family to spend the day with. Dress up the table – Set the mood with your fancy kitchenware, napkins, and … Continued

November Birthstones: Topaz and Citrine

As we welcomed November last week, we thought we’d tell you about the month’s two birthstones:  Topaz and Citrine. Topaz comes in a variety of colors. It is often confused with quartz, although they are made up of different minerals. The archetype of a prized topaz is called Imperial Topaz, which embodies an orange color with pink undertones. This stone also comes in shades of yellow, pink, purple, orange and … Continued

Designer Interview: Katie Whittemore of Haarstick Jewelry

Haarstick Jewelry is designed for that modern girl who has a bit of a rebellious side and some serious downtown edge. The clean, geometric-inspired designs are meant to accentuate the wearer’s strong independent style and always make a statement. Designer Katie Whittemore was born in NYC, went to school in Boston and made Los Angeles her home for years (a true city girl at heart) before moving back to the … Continued

Favorite Celebrity Halloween Costumes

Halloween is this Friday! We thought we’d show some of our favorite costumes worn by celebrities found in Elle magazine. Hopefully they will provide some inspiration for your costumes this weekend. For more on Halloween costumes keep reading. Nicki Minaj                             Cruella De Ville           Marie Antoinette     Minnie Mouse           … Continued

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Designer Interview: Amanda Jordyn Designs

Amanda Jordyn Designs was created by two innovative and creative young girls, Amanda (age 14) and Jordyn (age 12). With the guidance of their mothers, Jacqueline and Rachel, Amanda Jordyn Designs blossomed into a business of creating and selling beautiful and unique jewelry. The women pair Ethiopian metals from a free trade company that employs women as well as using colorful gemstones to form elegant and original pieces. Additionally, Amanda … Continued

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Designer Interview: Joanna Morgan from Joanna Morgan Designs

Joanna Morgan is an independent jewelry designer, infusing her passion of art and design with creativity and fashion. Her attention to current fashion trends and main goal of providing women with versatile and stylish jewelry have lead her to create timeless pieces that can be worn everyday. Most of her work is created from silver or brass, and most are embellished with semi precious stones and cultured pearls. Joanna’s passion … Continued