fabulous5 – Valentine’s Day

Take a look at our fabulous 5! We bring you a fab5 edit for every special occasion. If you’re looking for the  ‘most wanted’ Valentine’s Day present then look no further. Whether you’re after something romantic, personal, fashionable or all of the above – we’ve got it wrapped up (literally, did we mention that we do FREE gift wrap). To help you get that something extra special, this weekend we’re offering our customers 15% off, just enter code MEN2013 at the checkout! (starts now and ends Sunday 11.59PM offer excludes Pandora and Thomas Sabo)

Lulu Guinness for fabulous

Lulu Guinness for fabulous

Lulu Guinness watches,  £150

These Lulu Guinness watches are a fabulous favourite, so they had to be in our fab5! Lulu’s signature lips are emblazoned across these watches making them the perfect Valentine’s Day present. Choose from a variety of designs,  from pastel candy stripes, to this seasons monochrome and on to bright and kitsch designs. We were delighted to be one of the first stockists of these fabulous watches and have one of the biggest selections online – so have a browse.

Valentine: For someone who loves quirky British design and loves fashion. She’s playful, chic and stylish.

fabulous Valentine tip: Perhaps the tag could read, ‘it’s about time we met’

Blossom Necklaces from fabulous

Blossom Necklaces from fabulous

Blossom, Key to my Heart Necklace in Gold, £104 and Heart of Flowers Necklace in Sterling Silver, £112

Everyone at fabulous loves the Blossom collection, even those who don’t usually like delicate, romantic jewellery – but Blossom have created a collection that is easy to fall in love with! The delicate, modern and romantic designs make the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day and you can choose from traditional romantic symbols, like hearts and keys to stand alone pieces like the intricate bird houses.

Valentine:  For someone who loves romance and sentiment. She’ll still have the cinema tickets from your first date!

fabulous Valentine tip: There’s nothing more romantic than a gentleman fastening your necklace for you – so give her the necklace just before you go out, when she’s all dressed up!

Nomination Bracelet from fabulous

Nomination Bracelet from fabulous

Nomination Starter Bracelet and Links, prices start from £16

Composeable jewellery is an ideal gift for Valentine’s Day and we love the thousands of charms you can choose from Nomination. You buy a bracelet (made up of 19 links) with a starter link (prices start from just £25 for a full bracelet) and then add to the bracelet for every occasion. You can choose from hearts, flowers and initials, to dates, travel destinations and hobbies. You could also pick one of our ready-made starter bracelets like above, with cupid, two hearts and an initial of your choice.

Valentine: She’ll love fashion and probably already have quite a bit of arm candy (this means several bracelets she wears daily), she’ll also be sentimental and remember special occasions.

fabulous Valentine tip: A week or month later surprise her with another link for her Nomination bracelet, just because you love her and it doesn’t take Valentine’s Day to tell her that!

Thomas Sabo Bracelet from fabulous

Thomas Sabo Bracelet from fabulous

Thomas Sabo Belcher Bracelet with free Love Charm, £34.95

Thomas Sabo mixes the traditional idea of a charm bracelet with modern design and accessories. The Belcher Bracelet is a classic look, but the clasped charms vary from traditional to whacky! This allows the wearer to create a truly bespoke piece of jewellery, enabling them to build a traditional charm bracelet or a bright homage to their favourite Disney film

The great thing about composeable jewellery is you can add to it on every special occasion, building a fabulous history of your relationship – each and every charm will be special to her.

Valentine: She’ll like one-of-a-kind pieces, be creative and sentimental.

fabulous Valentine tip: Thomas Sabo do a great jewellery box, why not get her one to house her collection.

Ice Love watch at fabulous

Ice Love watch at fabulous

Ice Love Watch, available in Pink, White and Purple, prices start from £85

These fabulous watches have proved very popular across all of our stores.  The current sponsors of the hit ITV show Take Me Out, Ice has risen sharply to fame and has become the watch brand to wear.  These quality watches at an affordable price are perfect for the season of love, available in Bright Pink and Purple as well as cool Ice White with crystals – these are the perfect watches to be seen in!

Valentine: She’ll love bright colours and a bit of bling and not be afraid to stand out in the crowd

fabulous Valentine Tip: Why not buy your special someone a bouquet of flowers to match the colour of the watch – that should earn you some serious brownie points!

February Romance!

Well, this month has just flown by! We’ve been busy busy here at fabulous and we can’t believe it is February already! We’ve been making changes to our website to make it easier and more fun for you all to browse and shop, particularly our Thomas Sabo page which can now be shopped by collection making it faster for you to find your favourite Sabo pieces! With lots of beautiful jewellery to choose from, we want to make sure that you don’t miss any of your favourite designer jewels, so if you’ve got any advice on how we can improve our pages then do let us know!

With new collections already in from Swarovski, Blossom, Pandora and Nomination and plenty more on the way, we have new season jewellery that is simply irresistible and ideal for gifts this month! But of course, we cannot forget a certain day of the month which is creeping ever nearer – Valentine’s Day!  We love a bit of romance here at fabulous and we have absolutely loved reading your ‘perfect proposals’ that you’ve shared with us! We will get them up on Facebook shortly for you to swoon over!

Blossom Copenhagen’s latest additions have captured our hearts, and we love the romantic Gold Heart of Flowers necklace from Blossom which will look chic and elegant worn alongside more Blossom pieces featuring gold plated hearts and pearls. To all the Pandora collectors, have you picked your favourite pave charm yet? Pandora’s latest heart pave charms are at the top of our lists to add a little love and sparkle to our own collections! Maybe its time to drop some hints…

blossom necklace       pandora

For a meaningful and personal gift for a birthday this month, you can’t go wrong with Thomas Sabo’s ready to wear birthstone bracelet! The official birthstone for February is Amethyst, a sabobeautiful gemstone of purple shades. With its royal hues, the Amethyst is often known as the ‘Bishop’s Stone’ and it is believed that wearing this stone will bring wisdom, knowledge and spiritual guidance to increase positive energy! Thomas Sabo’s Amethyst coloured cubic zirconia is set in Sterling Silver and hangs from a Freshwater Pearl Bracelet complete with a love knot for an adjustable fit. This bracelet can also fit two other charms, so charms can be added later on or if you are feeling really generous then go for three charms together! Spinning, Nomination and Pandora also feature the Amethyst stone in their collections, as well as Zodiac signs for all the February babies with the sign Pisces or Aquarius! Get some inspiration here for more ideal gifts for birthdays this month.

Our favourite latest arrival has to be the A La Folie Valentine’s Watch from Swatch! A limited edition piece from the Spring/Summer collection, this watch is fun and flirty in pink and white with a heart display! Priced at £44.50, this is an absolute must-have this season and an adorable Valentine’s Gift!

watch packaging          swatch valentines

Keep watch on our Facebook page for our Valentine’s competition coming soon!