January 9, 2017

Shop Nina Designs in person at GJX Tucson, AZ!

Looking to shop beautiful silver, gold plate, and bronze charms and findings in person? Nina Designs will be at the GJX show in Tucson, from January 31st through February 5th. We will have a selection of some of our most popular sellers, new styles, and some of our favorite classic designs. Come by and see us at booth number 435, we look forward to meeting you!

 

GJX does have specific buyer requirements. Please click here to get more information.

 

See you in Tucson!

 

September 12, 2016

Jewelry Trend: Mixed Metal Madness

Mixing Metals is still one of the hottest jewelry trends! The old no-no of mixing metals has lost its power, so throw out all of those old rules: no combining prints, no brown belt with black shoes and no mixing metals!

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At Nina Designs we love to Mix Metals! Just take a peek at all of our Mixed Metal Design Ideas that the Ladies of Nina Designs have created! With our wide variety of finishes it’s hard not to mix and match.

There are so many different finishes to choose from:

Sterling Silver Charms

24K Satin Gold Plated Charms

Natural Bronze Charms

Silver Plated Bronze Charms

24K Gold Plated Bronze Charms

14K Shiny Gold Plated Charms

Black Silver Finish Charms

14K Solid Gold Charms

 

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And things just got even better! We have created a specially curated Mixed Metal Collection– these Charms, Rings and Pendants feature both Sterling Silver and Natural Bronze in one component! So go ahead and take a peek at one of our best selling pendants the Infinity Heart – a Sterling Silver Heart intertwined with a Bronze Infinity. Or if you want Ready to Wear Jewelry take a peek at our Sterling Silver Rings with Bronze Star and Moon details!

 

Mixed Metal Jewelry Tips:

-Unexpected metal pairings create striking designs-

-Create patterns and designs by alternating metals-

-Don’t Break your Budget! Use Bronze, Silver Plated Bronze or 24K Gold Plated Bronze

-Matte or Oxidize Sterling Silver Charms-

-Mix and Match Sterling Silver, 24K Gold Plated and Bronze Rings

-Mix and Match Sterling Silver, 24K Gold Plated and Bronze Bracelets

 

How do you like to Mix it Up?

Share your comments below!

 

 

January 27, 2016

Make Adorable Jewelry for that Special Someone

Jewelry always makes the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day. Make that gift of jewelry even more special by turning our adorable charms and pendants into unique and personalized jewelry that is sure to put a smile on that special someone’s face. Heart charms, quote charms, infinity links, and charm bracelets come together to form beautiful and memorable designs to make this Valentine’s Day as memorable as can be! Click the images below to see our gallery of cute and fun design ideas!

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December 2, 2015

Gift Cute & Personalized Charm Necklaces This Year!

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Silver and gold charm necklaces make adorable and personalized keepsakes your loved ones and friends will wear for years to come. We offer a wide selection of charms from initial charms, to birthstone charms, and charms to fit everyone’s hobbies and interests too! Match a zodiac charm with an initial, or string on a minimal and modern dangle for a simple and sophisticated look. The possibilities are endless!

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To make these elegant and beautiful gifts, all you need is a charm, and a finished chain. Our charms come fitted with finished, soldered jump rings, so all you have to do is slide the charm on! Personalized gifts in under 5 minutes. Does it get any better? You just need a pair or pliers to build your necklace, and voila! These precious keepsakes will make a lasting impression, and make the perfect gift for anyone special this holiday season. Shop now!

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August 19, 2015

Start the Year Off Right : Back to School Jewelry

Making your teacher a special and memorable keepsake to show them how much they are appreciated is sure to make this coming school year the best yet! We’ve put together a collection of charms and jewelry to pump up the school spirit and impress your favorite teachers. Pair stamping blanks with apple charms, or school mascots with school colors to create fun and unique designs for everyone in your class, club, or on your team.

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Putting together a personalized charm necklace, charm bracelet, or pair of earrings is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Watch a quick how-to video on how to create quick and easy charm necklaces. Mix and match pieces from our collection to create one of a kind designs you can wear all year round!download movie Into the Storm 2014

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June 17, 2015

Celebrate the Season : Summertime Jewelry!

The sun is out, the weather is warm, and it’s time to enjoy what the summer season has to offer! Kick off summer with simple and easy season-inspired jewelry designs. You can create fun, summer jewelry by mixing and matching charms with tassels on finished chains or charm bracelets. Tassels are trending, and we offer a cheerful collection of mini cotton tassels in an array of colors. They make the perfect pair with themed charms or pendants. All you have to do is choose a charm and corresponding tassel (you could use a gemstone bead as well!), and string them onto chain, or affix them to trendy charm bracelets.

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Celebrate this fun time of year with a charming collection of pendants, tassels, and charms. We created a summer-themed collection just for you, with pendants, charms, leather, tassels, and more, to help you create fun and unique summertime looks. Check out these fun combinations below to help get you inspired:

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Take a day to beat the heat, and make playful designs that you can wear all summer long. What is your favorite summer activity? Share in the comments below!

May 14, 2015

Shop Nina Designs in Person at JCK

Wishing you could browse and shop all of our beautiful silver charms, earring findings, gold vermeil, and clasps in person? Well this is an opportunity for you to do so! Nina Designs will be showing at the JCK Jewelry Trade Show in Las Vegas at the end of May. We will be displaying a selection of beautiful charms, pendants, and findings, and this is one of your only chances to see how beautiful our designs are in person.

The JCK show will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Mandalay Bay Resort from May 29th – June 1st, 2015, and the Nina Designs booth number is B2668. Please be sure to register ahead of time, and make sure to read their specific buyer requirements. This is a wholesale only show.

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We hope to see you there, and look forward to meeting you! If you have any questions about this show, you can visit our website, or you can read more on JCK’s website.

May 5, 2015

New Styles Inspire Spring Jewelry Collections!

There’s nothing like fresh inspiration to influence beautiful new jewelry designs! Our designers work hard to create one of a kind jewelry components for our customers, and we just received a large shipment from our factory of brand new styles.

Whether you are looking for a last minute Mother’s Day gift or brand new charms to add to your existing jewelry collections, our new styles page has endless inspiration!

On our Bronze New Styles page, you can browse the heart collection we just got in stock! These charms are a rich warm color and are easy on the budget! We love matching our Natural Bronze Charms with 14K filled components. We also offer a collection of base metal findings that look divine with bronze charms.

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Another exciting addition to our bronze collection are these amazing adjustable rings! Adjustable rings are the perfect gift, there’s no need to decide what the right size is. These adjustable rings are the same high quality designs as their sterling silver counterparts.

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If silver is your preferred metal, we aren’t short on new sterling silver charms! Every week we add new jewelry supplies to our website to keep our customers inspired and delighted! Our most recent batch of new silver styles are whimsical, inspirational and lovely. These charms would make great gifts for anyone!

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March 11, 2015

The Walking Dead Inspired Jewelry!

Love the adventures and characters of The Walking Dead? What better way to show you’re a fan than with some fun and unique The Walking Dead jewelry designs! We have put together a specially curated collection of silver charms, bronze charms, leather cord, and even gemstones to help you bring this imaginative series to life. The comic books and the TV series are far from glamorous, but you can look stylish in these inspired designs!

Shop our collection of The Walking Dead inspired jewelry charms and jewelry supplies to help bring this look to life. Browse our gallery of design ideas to find jewelry how-to’s and parts lists for the character-inspired designs below. Channel your inner Rick, Daryl, and Michonne with post apocalyptic jewelry, perfect for not only Halloween, but year round!

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March 5, 2015

Lucky Lady :: Good Luck Charms and Jewelry

Wishbone charms, horseshoe charms, and clover charms all make the perfect good luck charms. Turn these classic symbols into beautiful and fun jewelry designs. With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, there’s no better time to add a touch of good luck to your collection.

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Be subtle by adding a small horseshoe or wishbone to a wrap bracelet or a charm necklace, or make a clover or a horseshoe the centerpiece as a pendant or a pair of statement earrings. Shop our curated collection of good luck charms, talismans, and amulets to have luck on your side. Browse our library for thousands of design ideas to inspire you and help you discover new ways to incorporate jewelry charms into your designs.

You can also watch a free how-to video on how to create easy charm cluster necklaces for a customize-able look, where you can easily add tiny lucky charms to wear with you always. If you’re in the St. Patty’s spirit, don’t forget to add green gemstones, leather, or tassels for a pop of color, and a reason not to get pinched.

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