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The 83rd Annual Academy Awards were held Lastnight at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. James Franco and Anne Hathaway hosted the festivities, which honored the best films of 2010.  This year has proven to be no different when it came to sparkly embellishing with Swarovski Crystal!

Natalie Portman - Oscar 2011
Natalie Portman showed off her baby bump in an off-the-shoulder, empire-waisted violet Rodarte with Swarovski crystal beading, Jimmy Choo heels, a Roger Vivier clutch, and Tiffany & Co. jewelry.


Shaun+Robinson in 83rd Annual Academy Awards - Arrivals

Access Hollywood hostess Shaun Robinson was guaranteed to shine on the red carpet at the 83rd annual Academy Awards in cobalt gown paired this dazzling Swarovski crystal clutch.

Shaun is, of course, a co-anchor and correspondent for ‘Access Hollywood’ and ‘TV One Access,’ as well as author of the book Exactly As I Am.


Tiny Teapot Jewelry is THE world’s leading source for Sterling Silver miniature teapot themed jewelry as featured in Tea Time Magazine, the World Tea Expo and many of the world’s best loved tearooms.

For more than 15 years they have excelled in providing the most beautiful and comprehensive collection of superior quality bead based Tiny Teapot jewelry available anywhere. Choose from hundreds of items such as necklaces,charms, earrings, bracelets and pins.

Tiny Teapots are made from Swarovski crystals and pearls, Vintage Venetian, Czech and Chinese lampwork beads, sterling silver, Chinese porcelain and other rare beads.

Tiny Teapots are our contemporary revival of a charming British tradition. Generations of British ladies adorned their charm bracelets with colorful miniature teapots, symbols of that most beloved of all British traditions, Tea Time. These delightful teapot charms were worn with pride and later became treasured heirlooms.

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This new CREATE YOUR STYLE with SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS instruction project guide is a compilation of small mini projects celebrating St. Patricks Day.

Most of the projects are very easy to do yourself and are featuring the very popular SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS 5328 Bicone beads and the New 5752 Clover Bead.

Get Your St. Patricks Day CYS guide HERE!

To view other Create Your Style Instruction and Inspirational Guide CLICK HERE!


American Idol Judge Jennifer Lopez chose the Goa Clutch from the Daniel Swarovski Collection for her appearance at the 53rd Grammy Awards lat night.  It matched her dress and shoes parfectly!


Do-It-Yourself and by adding SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS Flat Backs to some plain silver shoes and a clutch for the same look!

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