Kids are So Creative!

Tammy Hiveley - February 26, 2015

My 12 year old was over at a friend’s house last weekend. While most of the time I’m arresting her phone and entering it into our family phone-jail, this time was different. I am proud to say she wasn’t glued to her phone… this time, she was glued to a newspaper! What? Yes. Adaline and her friend, Nicole, accidentally came up the coolest craft while experimenting …

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Wild About Touchstone Crystals – With a Giveaway!

Tammy Hiveley - December 12, 2014

Do you want to be the bestest-gift-giver EVER at your holiday party? Touchstone Crystal has brilliant Swarovski crystal jewelry for any and every occasion. Casual or dressy. Wild Ruffle is excited to give you the opportunity to score some FREE jewels! Read on for deets! Glitz and glam is what we really want this time of year. Right ladies? And I guarantee you aren’t the only one on your list that …

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Lush Jewelry – With a Giveaway!

Cate Mezyk - May 12, 2014

Handmade in beautiful San Diego, Lush Jewelry is a gypsy-bohemian inspired jewelry line designed by Barbara Wheeler. Each piece is made with responsibly sourced materials like sterling silver, 14k gold and rose gold and the wire wrapping techniques are unique to the jewelry, adding to the line’s exclusivity. Lush Jewelry has graced the pages of ELLE, Pacific, 944, Woman’s World, Timeout New York magazine and more. A growing number of celebrities and fashionistas alike …

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Getting Ready

Cate Mezyk - November 6, 2013

I’m in the throes of last minute details for the big, huge party coming up on Saturday. I’ve been making jewelry like crazy, promoting, prepping, and doing all the things that inevitably pop up as these events approach. You can check out some of the items I’ll have for you in the pictures below. And I feel surprisingly calm. Must be all those praying friends …

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Happy Birthday Indeed

Cate Mezyk - April 22, 2013

Yesterday was my birthday. I love birthdays. I mean, LOVE birthdays. What is more fun than a day to celebrate yourself?! But what I love even more is giving gifts. I thought to myself… what if I give YOU a gift to celebrate? Like, a super, duper, best ever, awesome gift? So I asked my Pop Up Shop friends (you know, the fabulous folks who …

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Peachy Keen

Cate Mezyk - April 17, 2013

Spring has officially sprung (well, sort of – we’ve still got some snow on the ground here in Minnesota!), and now’s the perfect time to mix up your wardrobe and introduce a burst of color! Sometimes the transition from Winter to Spring can make it difficult to adjust your wardrobe accordingly. Shaking off the darker tones of winter can be a long process – especially …

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Good Works Make a Difference – With a Giveaway!

Cate Mezyk - January 27, 2013

If you’ve ever stopped by this little blog before, you’ve probably seen me wearing my Good Works Make a Difference bracelet before. After all, I’ve worn it here, and here, just to name a couple examples. It’s simple add on to pretty much any outfit – I love stacking it up with a watch, or even on its own. But even though I love the look of …

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Chloe and Isabel – With a Giveaway!

Cate Mezyk - July 16, 2012

I love getting something for free, don’t you? And when it’s something I’ll be excited to wear, I REALLY love getting something for free! Can you blame me? Have you ever heard of Chloe + Isabel? Until last week, I hadn’t – but I’m sure glad I have now. Their website is full of super cute jewelry I’d love to wear. I love getting to …

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A Fabulous Day Off

Cate Mezyk - August 24, 2011

“Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that is most intriguing.” Alexander Wang Top and belt – JCrew, shorts – Target, shoes – Von Maur I fell in love with this quote when I saw it. I think casual days say a lot more about your style than the ones where you’re all dolled up …

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The Monthly Bling

Cate Mezyk - April 5, 2011

It’s time for another monthly giveaway of Wild Ruffle jewelry – the Monthly Bling! I’m really excited about this one, because these bracelets are totally different than what I usually make. Plus, with everything starting to green up a bit outside, you’ve just got to freshen up your wardrobe with a bit of color, right? Bangles are a huge trend right now, and the thing …

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