Archive for October, 2009

Are bridal shows any good for shopping for bridal jewellery? The simple answer is yes. They add value, and give you a full insight into what is and what are the latest trends, and you can speak to many vendors and designers and get to understand what is best for you, and what best suits your price bracket.

There are large shows, which are normally found in central london, paris and new york. Or you can find local shows are local hotels and conference centres. Which you go to is up to you, and will depend on how much you are willing to spend!

But, dont let bridal shows be the all. Take in the information and digest it. Dont feel pressured into buying on the day, as you can buy from these people later, and you will have a full insight to shop on the web, and on your high street.

Love, Shefaly

So, style, glamour, and fashion requires some costume jewellery!? What type of costume jewellery adds style to an outfit?

Costume jewellery can be broken down into many categories, such as vintage costume jewellery, gold and silver costume jewellery and evening costume jewellery. So depending on what you are after, will depend on where and what you should be looking for.

One thing is for sure, costume jewellery is becoming more and more important, and its not a term simply associated with large, bold and sparkling jewellery. It can be delicate and sophisticated.

Many celebrities can be seen wearing costume jewellery on the red carpets, such as the brit awards, and on strictly come dancing, and even TV shows such as x factor. Therefore, this is creating a drive for more and more people wanting to make this style their own.

Whatever you like, we all own some costume jewellery, and we all love it!

30 October

Costume jewellery for proms

Costume jewellery is worn for all sorts of occasions, from weddings to evenings out and also for special occasions like christenings and birthdays. But the new occasions to which costume jewellery is being worn to is to proms. Prom costume jewellery is great as you can choose just about any colour costume jewellery to match your dress.

Prom jewellery and range from hair combs to cocktail rings to chandelier earrings. The reason prom jewellery is so great is that you are not restricted by colours like you would be with bridal jewellery. Prom jewellery can be pink costume jewellery, black costume jewellery or even just crystal costume jewellery.

Proms are very popular now in the UK and are just as big as they as in USA. So make sure you have all your prom accessories including prom costume jewellery ready.


Shefaly | House of Jewels is not a force to be contended with. With all the Royal Mai strikes going on and with all the other online costume jewellery shops worrying about whether their orders will get to the customers on time, we have now set up a courier service so that we can offer all you fashionistas your costume jewellery and fashion jewellery with free next day delivery.

So whether you need a cocktail ring for Halloween, bridal handbags or crystal chandelier earrings, your order will get to you next day, with no delivery charge if your order is over £15.00. You don’t need to worry anymore about whether your costume jewellery or fashion jewellery will get there on time for your special occasion.

And remember all our orders still come with free returns, so you have that peace of mind on top of everything!


3617090Its all about the fashion jewellery that is eternal.

So, what can you buy to create the killer look, and the lowest cost and biggest impact?! Well, we all know about the walmart’s, tesco’s and primark’s of the world. But what if you want to have that timeless look?!

The internet has a host, sorry, millions of vendors, all selling millions of goods. How do you get into this action; search engine the word!

But, now that you have lots of results, what is timeless? Or at least in the ‘now’? That is fashion accessories such as rings, necklaces, and bracelets. As you can see from the image attached, faux pearls and a brilliant fashion accessory. Add them to your outfit, and instill that killer look; timeless style. For the added finish bring in those winter gloves to get you through the winter season!

Shefaly House of Jewels stock some great fashion jewellery and accessories. So take a look in our webshop for inspiration if nothing else. This blog will also give you some great insights into trends and movements in jewellery and style; do you still need fashion mags?!

Love, Shefaly House of Jewels team.

27 October

The perfect Christmas Gift…Cufflinks

Christmas is around the corner and we have all started to think about our Christmas gifts. What could be more perfect as a Christmas gift than cufflinks? Cufflinks are a great accessory for your girlfriend or boyfriend, boss or dad! And nothing is more special and looks more expensive than our crystal cufflinks.

Our crystal cufflinks are made from Swarovski crystals so they really do bling, and this is what makes them look so expensive too. But we don’t attach a huge price tag to them- our cufflinks start from £25.00. And since they are designer cufflinks, they are unique and exclusive.

Our crystal cufflinks make a great present as they are unisex. And we have designed a range of Butterfly cufflinks especially as women’s cufflinks. So go on, spoil someone rotten this Christmas with a Cufflinks as a Christmas gift.



Meet Shefaly | House of Jewels, the most stunning collection of costume jewellery this side of the stars. Shefaly doesn’t follow fashion, they set it. Travelling the globe for inspiration, Shefaly’s costume jewellery and fashion jewellery is so unique and affordable.

The finest Swarovski crystals create a truly unique collection of costume jewelry and fashion jewellery, some pieces of which are specially designed by Shefaly herself.  Stunning colours infuse with a variety of design-led costume jewellery styles which means you can find a jewel for any occasion, not to mention every outfit.

From earrings and necklaces, chokers and hair accessories, to bracelets and Shefaly’s own unique cuff-links, each affordable, timeless jewel offers a quality second-to-none, which means you can enjoy your jewels time and time again, season to season.

Stand out in style with Shefaly


fashion jewellery and costume jewellery now become one

So, Christmas is not that far away now. So what type of fashion jewellery or costume jewellery gifts should you buy for friends, family and loved ones?

Well, you need to know their tastes, styles and dislikes. Furthermore, opt for those sites or stires where something comes gift wrapped for free (makes you look great, and you had to do very little!).

Fashion jeewellery is all about trends. So whatever is for sale, is in fashion, otherwise firms would be not selling it. Avoid sale items, as these are clearance, and are probably not the ‘in’ items to be buying.

Fashion Jewellery will be items such as rings, necklaces, earrings, brooches, and acessories. Depending on your budget, and who you are buying for, will guide what you buy. Try to aviod very bright colours such as red and green, go for neutrals such as baby pink and light purples.

Love, Shefaly

25 October

Perfect Jewellery for the perfect wedding day


The most important day for any bride is the wedding day. But you want to make sure your wedding jewellery is the best, and most stunning it can be.

So, the 1st question is what jewellery to wear? Crystals, diamonds or pearls???

The questions are vast, as then it leads onto, necklace, earrings, bangles, brooch, hair accessories???

Its a tough choice as to what to wear, and how to accessorise the perfect day. Our suggestion is to read as many bridal magazines as possible, and speak to people in the business such as florists etc, they have a vast range of experience. Also speak to jewellery retails, they have seen soo many brides, they are masters at accessorising you up!

Whatever help you may need, we at the house of jewels are always here to help!

Love, Shefaly

25 October

Beautiful brooches for beautiful brides

All brides know that they need to choose their costume jewellery, fashion jewellery, bridal handbags and shoes, but an essential part of their costume jewellery is crystal brooches since they can really make a real impact on your outfit.

Crystal brooches can make a great costume jewellery accessory to add to your wedding dress. You can pin a crystal brooch to your dress and make it look amazing. Crystal brooches can also be added to your shrug or even as a hair accessory.

Crystal brooches are also the new thing to add to your shoes as a shoe brooch to make them look so glamorous.