Travelling USA: the Palm Springs times

At the start of 2017 we took a month-long trip to the United States: part business, part (lots of) fun. I've been meaning to share some of the things we saw and did and finally I'm getting onto it.

We went to some great places: Southern California, Memphis and New Orleans among them.

One of the first places we stopped for adventure and a healthy dose of inspiration was the truly wonderful Palm Springs in California ...

The small upsides of a large(ish) disaster

Recently we had a major flood: inside our office which happens to be inside our home. It wasn't fun and continues not to be fun some time later.

I've been pondering what it means and what - if any - upsides there might be.

It all began when nobody was here. We went away for a few days to visit family, during which time we were happily consuming gelato, perusing cacti ...

Opening a new online shop in the USA

We're going to be dipping our toe into the US market by opening a dedicated online jewellery (or jewelry) store to cater to our lovely American customers, with prices in local currency and fast local delivery. Exciting times!

I've decided to share some background as to how Simone Walsh Jewellery got to this point as it's been a long and sometimes difficult  ...

Our handy necklace length guide (updated)

Confused about which necklace length to wear with which outfit and not sure where to start? We know: it can be tricky to figure out.

To help you decide what will work for you we've come up with this handy necklace length guide, which includes a necklace size chart with both centimetres and inches, plus some tips on how to measure for a necklace.

Also you'll find a useful table ...

Super special sale: 25% off!

We're back from a truly excellent trip around the US and to kick off our return to work we've decided to have a Super Special Sale. Hooray!

UPDATE: Sorry, the sale has now ended. If you'd like to be first to know about future sales, you should totally join our mailing list.

For just 3 days all full priced items in the jewellery shop ...

I'm running away ...

Yep, I'm running away to go on an adventure for a while. But don't worry: orders from the jewellery shop will be packed and posted out as usual.

However, as we won't be able to make and assemble more stock, whatever is currently available in the shop is all we'll have on hand until early March when we'll be back in production.

So if there's something special ...

Season's greetings: shopping over the holiday period

Happy Christmas to you and your family from us! If you celebrate, I hope it's a happy day and that your new year is a great one.

Pre-Christmas deliveries:

You're welcome to take your chances with orders for pre-Christmas delivery at this stage. We will get orders out as quickly as we are able to and Express Post deliveries in Australia may still arrive in time ...

Our gift to you: free Express Post upgrade

Still have some Christmas shopping to get on top of? Let us help you get it sorted in time with a FREE Express Post upgrade.

The upgrade is for all orders of $50+ for delivery in Australia. Shop now to get your Christmas under control.

All orders for delivery in Australia in time for ...

Most popular jewellery this Christmas (part 2)

Here is the next instalment of our most popular jewellery designs this festive season. All of these pieces are currently still available in the online jewellery store - and, yes, there's still time for pre-Christmas delivery!

Here are the details clockwise from top left: