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Candy's Top 5 Under $500

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Candy's Top 5 Under $500

This week I want to present a showcase of some of my top 5 items in a very affordable category. Our boutique has an extensive array of gorgeous treasures and it can be overwhelming to navigate through the tons of sparkling pieces. I’ll give you a few items to glance at that might give you some holiday gift ideas.   Top 5 under $500 My first pick would be these elegant and streamline gemstone drop earrings. With an excellent price point you are getting genuine blue sapphires set in 14k white gold. The lever backs make them practical for everyday...

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Blog Challenge #19: What do you collect?

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Blog Challenge #19: What do you collect?

#1 JEWLERY   This one may sound crazy but it’s true. When you take into account that my family has always been in the jewelry industry and that I work in the jewelry industry, of course I am going to have an undeniable love for all things jewelry related! I will share a few of my favorite treasures that I have received from Oaks Boutique over the years. This first little necklace was a gift from my husband for our first Christmas together. This little beauty features older cut diamonds that are just so sparkly to the naked eye. Back...

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Blog Challenge #18: The meaning behind your blog name

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Blog Challenge #18:  The meaning behind your blog name

Today’s blog challenge would be more suited to be answered by our wonderful store owner:   My father started our family business over 30 years ago. We have grown out of that original space, but still operate as a walk-in store. Many of our clients have been with us for those entire 30 years. Growing up, I would frequently come to the store with my father. After going to college and working outside the area, I felt a pull back to the customer service my family has always prided themselves in. As times changed, I saw the need to develop...

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Blog Challenge #17: What is your most proud moment?

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Blog Challenge #17: What is your most proud moment?

To narrow down my most proud moment would be difficult. I have several and they all have to do with family. My family has always been my center focus. Life isn’t as sweet without having the ones you love around you. Here are a few of my most proud moments:   #1 Being my daddy’s daughter     I am my mother’s daughter as well, of course. But when I lost my dad over a decade ago, I become more and more proud of being his daughter every day. When I recognize his traits in myself or have a sweet...

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Blog Challenge #16: What is on your bucket list?

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Blog Challenge #16: What is on your bucket list?

I made a bucket list when I was younger. I was part of a youth girls group and when we graduated high school our leader had us write out a “bucket list”. She held onto it for five years and mailed it to us for us to see what changed or what we had accomplished. A few of mine I can check of the list now…   Marry my true love and best friend This one is cheesy but is quite an accomplishment. In a big world of people, finding THE ONE is a miracle in itself.   Visit Paris...

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