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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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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Designed with Mom and Gram in Mind

Designed with Mom and Gram in Mind

April 29, 2021

Mother's Day is almost here, and I'm all about celebrating the irreplaceable mom-figures in our lives. The word "Mom" can mean a lot of things and elicit all kinds of memories and emotions. They could be a grandmother, an aunt, a sister, a cousin, a furmom, a dad who fills the role of mom, or a friend who doles out the best maternal advice. I honor each and every one of those selfless people [...]
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What's the difference between a MATTE and SHINY finish?

What's the difference between a MATTE and SHINY finish?

February 25, 2021

CMD is all about the mixed metals, shapes and...finishes! Today I wanted to show you the difference between signature MATTE and SHINY finishes on our jewelry. The cuff on the left has a SHINY, high polish finish. If you look really closely, you can even see my reflection in the bracelet. This gives a "blingier" look [...]
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Make Any Occasion Special

Make Any Occasion Special

October 21, 2020

I love being a designer... especially when my job involves helping someone create a piece for a special occasion. Whether it's an engagement, an anniversary, or a once-in-a-lifetime 50th birthday, what's a better way to celebrate than a piece from our special occasion collection [...]
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Cuff Bracelets by Colleen Mauer Designs

It's Cuff Season!

October 07, 2020

I love cuff bracelets! They're so versatile as they can be worn anywhere, with anything... and they make GREAT gifts. CMD cuffs used to be one-size-fits-all, but we now offer them in small, medium and large to better suit your needs! Anyone who knows me knows that I love stacking and layering jewelry -- it's the [...]
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Introducing The Sankil & Christopher Dream Stack Rings

Introducing: The Sankil & Christopher Dream Stacks!

September 11, 2020

When I started offering Dream Stack virtual appointments, Sankil and Christopher signed up and together we designed these unique sets with the channel band as the main focus. Sankil's is all about the mixed shapes while [...]
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Introducing The Anyea Dream Stack Ring

Introducing: The Anyea Stack

July 30, 2020

It’s my absolute pleasure to introduce you to Anyea -- THE Anyea behind “The Anyea Stack” that we welcomed into to the CMD collection earlier this week. I had the best time with Anyea designing her Dream Stack over FaceTime, and she has such amazing #cmdstyle that we just [...]
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Introducing: The Colleen Power Stack Ring

INTRODUCING: The Colleen Power Stack

July 21, 2020

One of my nicknames growing up was "Mauer Power" and The Colleen Power Stack is my heart and soul. This set combines two pieces from my newest Black + White Collection (I wear the original samples, in fact). It's made up of the channel ring, line ring, a thin [...]
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Channel Your Inner Sparkle

Channel Your Inner Sparkle

February 25, 2020

Meet the new Channel & Diamond Round and Square Rings from CMD. We love these eye-catching bands on their own, or as apart of a stack ring set. I intentionally designed these to be unisex, and the chunky 6mm band looks pretty spetacular on both the most delicate or [...]
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Not all sunken treasure is silver and gold...

Not all sunken treasure is silver and gold...

February 17, 2020

Meet our new Sunken Diamond Stud Earrings from the brand new BLACK + WHITE Collection. They look gorgeous on their own, or in a second hole paired with a slick hoop earring. For this design, we've deep set our lab-created [...]
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