Have you ever considered who thought to name a birthstone for each month of the year? Although there are many varieties of origins to be found, such as biblical references or ancient zodiac correspondences, the distinctly modern list of of birthstones was defined in 1912 by the National Association of Jewelers, otherwise known as the Jewelers of America.… Continue reading February Birthstone: Amethyst
Nunn Design has added so many wonderful charms and components to their line over the last few years. I just love the quality and look of the products they offer. I also like that they also offer several charm bracelets, including the newest Rolo Chain Charm bracelet, that are all ready to add charms to!… Continue reading Nunn Charm Bracelet
Bello Modo lives in Olympia, Washington… so naturally, everyone around here is really excited to be playing in the Super Bowl for the second year in a row! The 12th Man (or woman if you prefer) paraphernalia is everywhere you look. So we thought we would come up with some of our own for the… Continue reading Superbowl Sunday Jewelry – Go Seahawks!
Marsala is Pantone’s Color of the Year. I think it’s an absolutely luscious color, and inspires me to create formal jewelry…..perhaps while sipping a nice glass of red 🙂 The bordeaux color of Swarovski pearls is what I was drawn to using. All I had in mind when starting this project was that I wanted… Continue reading Marsala Formal Bracelet
The staff at Bello Modo enjoy testing our new products before offering them on our website. This ensures that we not only offering quality tools and other useful gadgets, but we are better able to explain how they work if anyone needs tips and tricks. This month, I have had the good fortune to explore the Beadalon… Continue reading Beadalon Tying Station Review
Pantone’s color of the year, Marsala, is the buzz around here this week. You know how when you buy a different car, or are even just considering a specific type, you will all of the sudden see these cars everywhere on the road? Our brain points out to us what we are thinking about. With… Continue reading Marsala Necklace
Being that it is the halfway through January and 2015, there are a couple of things top of mind, design wise. We are thinking about Valentines Day and Marsala, Pantone’s new color of the year. So I thought, why not make something that can fulfill both elements? Pearls are absolutely perfect for Valentines Day and these… Continue reading Burgundy Keshi Pearls Set