Buckle Up

ellabelle-belt.jpgToday, Jennifer shares an accessories find that is sure to lift your outfit and spirits during the dead of winter. Read on to learn more about the fun and fashionable offerings by locally based EllaBelle Creations, as well as how to win a leather or suede embellished belt from EllaBelle Creations (entry closes February 7):

From Jennifer:

Every year, after holiday festivities wind down and the gray cold of the season settles in, I always get a MAJOR case of the winter blues. And so does my closet. The thrill of snuggly sweaters, creative layering, and boots starts to subside and I start to look for ways to infuse a little fun into my winter wardrobe.

I recently found such fun through Boston-area accessories maven Pamela Thomas, founder of EllaBelle Creations. Pamela offers great handcrafted accessories including belts, headbands, and pendants. I'm particularly fond of her new (and dare I say wicked cool) leather and suede belts that are adorned with funky buckles made of fabric, gemstones, and animal prints. I recently snagged the adorable brown suede belt embellished with a little topaz bling (pictured). The belt lifted both my outfit and my spirits!

EllaBelle is available through local craft fair events, but you can also host a trunk show or shop online.

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Congrats to winner Megan!
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Now, want to win a leather or suede embellished belt from EllaBelle Creations? Here’s how:

  • Visit the EllaBelle Creations collection, then email contests@bostonmamas.com (with ‘EllaBelle’ in the subject), and name an EllaBelle item that would lift your spirits.

  • One entry permitted per person; US and Canada entrants welcome to enter.

  • Entry period closes at midnight EST, Sunday, February 7, 2010.

    *One lucky winner (drawn using Random.org) will receive a leather or suede EllaBelle belt of their choice (subject to stock availability; $49 value).