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How to Earn CMD Bucks

How to Earn CMD Bucks

October 14, 2021

People ask me all the time how they can earn CMD Bucks. Here are just a few ways! Be sure to join both the email and text lists to get exclusive access to CMD Buck giveaways, discounts and special sales. Email us your birthday and we'll give you some CMD Bucks on your special day. Use the new wishlist feature on our [...]
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Celebrating Pride & One Year in Asbury Park!

Celebrating Pride & One Year in Asbury Park!

October 08, 2021

​I can't believe it's been a full year since I landed in Asbury Park, NJ. I feel at home here and I absolutely love this colorful town. As we celebrate AP Pride this weekend, I'm proud that CMD is an inclusive brand designed for everyone. Our modern and edgy jewelry will look fabulous no matter who you are [...]
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Meet CMD's Product Development Guru, Sam

Meet CMD's Product Development Guru, Sam

September 09, 2021

Last week, our Product Development & Production Guru, Sam celebrated FIVE years at CMD! We're so lucky to have her as an integral part of our incredible team. For those that don't know Sam, she's creative, curious, kind-hearted and has a passion for vintage clothing and [...]
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Last Call for Design Lab I: Lines

Last Call for Design Lab I: Lines

August 31, 2021

Have you met our new Design Lab I: Lines capsule collection, yet? These limited edition pieces are only available for another week! I've prioritized focusing on my creativity and design in the studio more than ever this year. My team and I are working on all kinds of designs, methods and combinations. These new pieces [...]
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The Brangle Bar Happy Hour is Back!

The Brangle Bar Happy Hour is Back!

July 15, 2021

The Brangle Bar Happy Hour returns TONIGHT, Thursday, July 15th at 7pm EST on Instagram Stories. Just like last month, we'll be sprinkling in a few bracelets and there will be a sneak peek at a couple of new pieces from the first round of Design Lab! All of these discounted designs will be available online for a limited time [...]
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Coming Soon: Design Lab

Coming Soon: Design Lab

July 02, 2021

Design Lab is an experiment, let me tell you more... I've prioritized focusing on my creativity and design in the studio more than ever this year. My team and I are working on all kinds of designs, methods and combinations. These new pieces are fresh off the bench and will be available for a limited time. Your feedback will play a role in my [...]
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Now Taking In-Person Appointments!

Now Taking In-Person Appointments!

June 25, 2021

I’m thrilled to announce that the Asbury Park Design Studio and Shop is now open for in-person appointments. Book a time slot and I’ll help you choose something for your next special occasion or milestone. Grab a friend and let’s freshen up your jewelry boxes with some new pieces - it’ll be fun! [...]
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CMD's Modern Designs are for Everyone

CMD's Modern Designs are for Everyone

June 11, 2021

Asbury Park doesn't celebrate Pride Month until October, but CMD has its roots in San Francisco where they celebrate the LGBTQ+ community all year long. CMD has always been for everyone. Our modern and edgy designs will look fabulous no matter who you are or how you identify! I've put together a short list of some of my favorite unisex pieces. [...]
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Free Earrings? Yes, Please!

Free Earrings? Yes, Please!

May 27, 2021

This weekend only: we're giving away two brand new designs from our Celestial Collection when you order online! Spend $150+ and you'll receive a free pair of our sterling silver moon studs ($78 value). Spend $450+ and you'll get a pair of the 14k solid gold sun studs ($178 value). And finally, spend $750+ [...]
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My Mental Health Rituals

My Mental Health Rituals

May 26, 2021

2020 was quite a year, I think we can all agree. It was challenging for everyone and forced us to think of new ways of working, socializing and living our lives. As a small business owner in a pandemic, I had to completely shift the way we were doing things to stay afloat. By the beginning of April 2020, my Valencia retail shop was boarded up, I had to furlough my SF team and part of my NY Team. [...]
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I'm Going Live on Thursday 5/20 at 4pm PST!

I'm Going Live on Thursday 5/20 at 4pm PST!

May 17, 2021

SAVE THE DATE - IG Live: Thursday, May 20th at 4pm PST. Join me and my bestie, Lisa on Instagram Live for a fun jewelry happy hour and cocktail tutorial! We'll be making French 75s and anyone who attends will be entered to win some CMD Bucks! Here's what you'll need to follow along at home: 1 oz Malfy Gin Con Limone, ½ oz lemon juice [...]
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How To Oxidize Your Sterling Silver Jewelry with Our New At-Home Kit

How To Oxidize Your Sterling Silver Jewelry with Our New At-Home Kit

May 11, 2021

Those who know me know that mixing metals is one of my signature aesthetics. I just adore the way that the dark, matte silver pairs with bright gold. To achieve the darkened look, we purposefully oxidize sterling silver in our studio to create the gorgeously distinctive and stunning surface treatment that you see in so [...]
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