Getting Bedazzled

Welcome to At Nuts About Jewellery we will try to answer all your jewellery needs and desires. Throughout the centuries, people have always loved to decorate themselves, be it with coloured stones, stunning gems or precious metals. Almost every culture throughout the world has some form of body decoration to their name.

A more basic level will cover the different types of jewellery available such as bracelets, necklaces and earrings, and, of course, we will cater to the men out there as well, after all, they like to look good just like us ladies. Throughout all of this we will offer helpful suggestions on how to compliment a certain look or style, what types suit specific features and much, much more. We will even offer you ways that you can revamp old pieces, create new ones or design a piece from scratch using materials that you have at home.

Join us here on our creative and colourful journey! Head to our message boards for questions or head to the comments if you have any suggestions or tips for our other readers. Join our jewellery community today!

Dressing Up For a Night Out

Getting ready for a night out is one of life’s little excitements. It’s very important to pair the perfect shoes with the ideal dress and the best accessories. In fact we tend to spend hours on this pursuit much to the chagrin of our significant others who are usually ready in about ten seconds flat. With this in mind, here are just a few of the must-try jewellery styles ready for your next night out.

First up is the simple yet classy look. Pairing a basic metal colour with a couple of other pieces is easy and elegant. Usually people have a metal preference of gold or silver, so make sure that you have a few staple items in this form. In this vein, you can pair a simple necklace with a matching pair of dangling earrings in a look that’s timeless.

On occasion it’s fun to make a bold statement when you go out, you know those “look at me” moments that well all have. In these instances a big bold ring or an eye-catching necklace are the ways to go. Rings can have huge oversized stones in them. Likewise, a necklace can be extra-long, containing multiple colours and shapes all designed to catch the eye of the passer-by.

The glamorous look is always a must for those more upmarket evenings. Want to look like a celebrity on a red carpet? Then choose a subtle yet sparkly necklace that catches the light but isn’t too in your face. A pair of chandelier earrings will compliment it nicely, but remember to stick with the same coloured metal for the paring.

Other looks include utilising cultural pieces from around the world, or toning down the look with more earthy natural tones. Semi-precious stones such as turquoise and tiger’s eye, can still make as much of a statement as a flashy though sometimes gaudy garnet or topaz.

Beat the Dress Code with Online Casinos

For people who want the chance to get rich while having fun, playing in a casino is a great option. There are two main types of casinos to choose from; traditional land based casinos and modern online casinos. While the types of games that can be enjoyed in both types of casinos is fairly similar these days, the type of attire that people are expected to wear varies dramatically.

Dressing to Impress

It is important to note that most land based casinos come with a strict dress code, which means that people who dress casually in shorts, sandals and t-shirts are likely to be refused access. When visiting a land based casino it is best to dress as you would for a night out on the town, choosing a dress shirt or fancy shirt and a stylish pair of shoes,

Going Casual

One of the great things about online casinos is that you can play your favourite casino games from the comfort of your own home, which means that there is no need to dress up. In fact, you can even play in your pyjamas if you wish. 

Love Casinos

This type of casino features live footage from a land based casino while allowing players to join in the fun in their own home. Players are able to see and interact with the dealer in live casinos and you may feel inspired to dress up a little to feel the part, although this is not a requirement and is up to the individual.

Choosing Your Favourite Style

Whether you are feeling fancy or simply want to dress down and relax, there is a type of casino to suit your style. this means that everyone can have fun playing their favourite casino games both in a land based casino and online and there is no need to dress up if you don’t feel like it.

How to Dress for the Casino

Poker is very much a game that demands confidence. In order to succeed, you need to believe in yourself and convince other players that you are the real deal. Much of this can be achieved by thinking carefully about the clothes that you wear to the casino. Wear something that makes you feel good, and let your inner confidence shine through. Think high heels, that dress that hugs your curves and some statement jewellery, anything that makes you feel special. Take inspiration from the movies, they always turn up the glamour in the casino scenes and so should you.

It’s not about making yourself attractive for the men around the poker table, although if you can distract them from the game this might be a bonus. It is all about looking the part, convincing other players that you know what you are doing and that the casino is your natural environment means they won’t hold back and will bet big, thus increasing your potential winnings. Allowing your confidence to shine through also makes it harder for others to read your intentions, making it easier to bluff.

Typically the dress code at casinos is smart/casual and some people do take advantage of this, I have honestly seen people turn up to play poker in jeans and hoodies. Whilst this might have an advantage in that these players have some clothing to hide behind to help them disguise their intentions it could also put off players with cash to burn from playing with them. The best way to interest the high rollers in a game is to dress like them, act like you are from their world and that you know exactly what you are doing. Of course, you should endeavour to match up your skill with your clothes too.

Shopping on a Budget: Your Go-To Guide

We all live in a retail-oriented community. As a result, many of us are trying to find a balance between financial liquidity and the ability to obtain high-quality products. This is why planning a budget is a wise option from the very start. What are a handful of useful tips to keep in mind and are there any worthwhile methods to earn extra cash?

Monitor Your Credit

One of the most common (and costly) mistakes involves failing to monitor the limits associated with credit cards. If you happen to develop bad credit, your spending options will be severely limited. This is why it is always important to be well aware of your monthly balances. If you happen to accrue any debt, be certain to pay it off in a timely fashion.

Set Spending Limits

Try to establish the maximum amount you are able to spend every month (or billing cycle). Never deviate from this benchmark, as debts can quickly add up. If you happen to be tempted to make impulse purchases, leave your credit cards at home and opt for cash. You will be much less likely to withdraw from a cash point while out and about.

Methods to Earn Additional Financial Liquidity

There are several options if you hope to earn a bit of extra side money. Many of these involve the Internet. Some examples include taking online surveys and writing paid blogs for a third-party organisation. Also, consider online casinos as viable options. It should nonetheless be highlighted that modern gaming websites must be approached with a certain amount of caution if you hope to avoid mounting losses. In other words, make it a point to play with moderation.

These are a few suggestions which can help you successfully manage your budget. With a bit of discipline and through a handful of innovative options, a comfortable lifestyle is much closer than you might have thought.