Wednesday, 30 March 2011

Daily Mail Feature and Jasmine Harman Necklace

It has been a hectic but extremely enjoyable week at Shpangle Jewellery. I woke up yesterday to find my website stats had gone through the roof, and after a little investigation found my lock of hair jewellery had been featured in the Daily Mail newspaper! Not only had I been featured in the online article titled The art of pregnancy: The weird and wonderful ways modern mothers are celebrating having a baby I was also in the paper copy (page22) if anybody still has it. As a result I spent yesterday and much of today answering phone calls and emails from potential customers of my keepsake jewellery.

Daily Mail Shpangle FeatureAnd it doesn’t stop at the Daily Mail; it appears that several newspapers around Europe also ran a similar article with references back to my website so I have been a busy boy! The other news is that I was asked last week to make a name on rice necklace for the lovely TV presenter Jasmine Harman who amongst other things presents the Channel 4 program ‘A place in the sun – Home or Away’. Jasmine HarmanThe necklace was to be a gift for Mother’s Day and contained two grains of rice both with names on. While I was at it I made a name on rice pendant for her as well! It is a single grain of rice with her name and the glass vial has a daisy fused on the outside; I included a little glitter as well and here it is:

Jasmine Harman NecklaceSo far this year Shpangle Jewellery has been in a Movie, had a Radio Interview and now a newspaper article...what is next, a TV program maybe? Well, guess what...one phone call I had yesterday was from Scottish Television wanting to show my jewellery on TV, so watch this space!

Mick

5 comments:

  1. That's fabulous news for you Mick and very well deserved too! All the best! :-))

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  2. What a lovely success story to read. Well done and congrats on the exposure. Hope it brings you tons of orders

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  3. Congratulations, Mick!

    All this is nothing short of what you deserve for your great work.

    Don't forget us when you make your first million!!

    Ali x
    Ali's Craft Studio

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  4. Oh my goodness, you are quite the celebrity.. Please can I have your autograph?

    Really pleased to see things are going so well for you Mick, well deserved.

    Lynda

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  5. Thank you all. Don't worry, I will make sure I do a blog giveaway when I make my first million :)

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