WIN IT – Sabido & Basteris Wish Bracelet Giveaway

I recently featured some enchanting pieces from the Sabido & Basteris jewelry collection as a Valentine’s Day gift idea, see it here – Valentine’s Day – Say I Love You With Sabido & Basteris. To remind you a bit about Sabido & Basteris, this world-class jewelry maker uses technology to convert fine silver, 99.9% pure, into colored silver threads for ultra soft precious metal fabric which results in exquisite pieces of jewelry. I’m happy to gift FIVE (5) lucky readers with a super sweet and delicate Wish Bracelet (featured in various colors below).


The beauty of the Wish Bracelet is you make a wish as you knot the ends. When the Wish bracelet breaks, it releases your wish. Sabido & Basteris Wish bracelets are simple enough to wear everyday, yet elegant enough for any occasion. You can wear it as a single strand or wear multiple wish bracelets for a layered look. The sparkling silver color won’t fade in the sun or in the shower. The Wish Bracelets are available in several colors and almost any other color is available by special order. Some of the colors this delicate gift comes in are gold, silver, black, white, pink, baby blue, turquoise, cafe, etc.

To be one of the lucky five winners, do the following to enter (each counts as one entry):

  1. Leave a comment stating what you’d wish for
  2. Follow Sabido & Basteris on Twitter
  3. Like Sabido & Basteris on Facebook
  4. Tweet this Contest – tag @guestlistblog @SabidoBasteris
  5. Follow Me on Google+
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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Must be legal U.S. and Canada resident, 18 yrs or older to enter. Sweepstakes to commence on February 18th, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and end on February 25th, 2012 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. My Life on and off the Guest List will determine (5) five winners by random drawing from all eligible entries. Five (5) winners will each receive (1) Sabido & Basteris Wish Bracelet. Limit one prize per household. Odds of winning are dependent on the total number of eligible entries. Approx estimated retail value of prize is $65.00 each. Winner will be notified by email. Offer valid while supplies last. Giveaway sponsored by My Life on and off the Guest List; Prize provided by Sabido & Basteris.

Valentine’s Day: Say I Love You With Sabido & Basteris Luxury Jewelry

I am so happy to welcome the breathtakingly gorgeous and luxury jewelry brand, Sabido & Basteris, back to New York. I first fell in love with Sabido & Basteris three years ago while attending their launch party – Sabido & Basteris Launch Party at Norwood and my love for the luxury jewelry brand hasn’t wavered one bit. The exquisite pieces from Sabido & Basteris make up a new category of world jewelry that applies the latest technology to convert fine silver 99.9% pure into an array of boldly colored silver threads. Called the Argento SB collection, these gorgeous colored silver threads form rainbows when woven or braided. The ultra soft, precious metal fabric is combined with extraordinary designs which result in exquisite pieces of jewelry for the discriminating connoisseur.


For Valentine’s Day, the luxury jewelry brand, Sabido & Basteris introduces LOVE, a striking open heart pendant made of with 99.9% pure silver with deep crimson colored silver threads. The LOVE Heart Necklace features the eye-catching pendant on a traditional Silver Base and bold Red Argento Silver Thread. This luxe beauty retails for $520.00. The LOVE Heart Earrings, which retails for $590.00, and the LOVE Heart Ring, which retails for $650.00, also features the dazzling heart pendant on a traditional Silver Base, with bold Red Argento Silver Thread.

Pieces from the stunning Sabido & Basteris Collection can be purchased online Products With Style,, Item New York, and of course of their website,

Luxury Jewelry Brand, Sabido & Basteris at NYIGF

I was very excited to see the gorgeous jewelry from the renowned Italian-Mexican designer, Sabido & Basteris at NYIGF (New York International Gift Fair).


I was already familiar with the collection by covering their launch event at Norwood but this time I had the pleasure of not only meeting Victor Sabido but also got a first-hand introduction to his Sabido & Basteris Luxury jewelry collection.


Victor personally walked me through his new pieces which I immediately fell head over heels for. To refresh your memory, Sabido & Basteris uses cutting edge technology to dye silver using natural materials to create colorful ribbons of silver thread. Inspired by the beauty of the Mayan Temples, the ribbons are woven into the gorgeous pieces you see here

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My absolute favorite pieces (the earrings, the ring which I had to try on and the necklace) are featured below, yes those beautiful pieces you see below are dyed woven silver thread; it is actually quite light and pliable to the touch; the pieces also have movement, they are not stiff at all. Every one of the Sabido & Basteris’s jewelry pieces are stand outs. One piece (any one piece) would be the perfect accessory to make your look come alive.

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Now, I cannot write about Sabido & Basteris without mentioning his luxe and grown-up friendship bracelets (which we had the pleasure of receiving at the Norwood launch). Aren’t they incredibly cute? I love the bright new colors and want one ( it’s a great look when you double and triple wear them).


As stated above, I got a chance to learn about and see the collection from Mr. Sabido Basteris himself – check out the video below

Sabido and Basteris Luxury jewelry Launch Party At Norwood

A very good friend invited me to the launch event of a Jewelry line that was launching in the US for the first time. Naturally, I attended and dragged Kim along with me. The Sabido and Basteris luxury jewelry collection is absolutely breathtaking; the words gorgeous, enchanting, amazing does not do it justice (I only took one photo because they were made available to us). The event was held gallery style at the exclusive Norwood Club lent even more to the regal beauty of the jewelry, they truly are pieces of art.

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As we walked around enjoying taking in the beauty of the pieces, enjoying champagne and the tasty hors d’oeuvres, we were told of the concept of the collection. Inspired by the Mayan Temples, designer, and creator, Victor Sabido Basteris rediscovered the art of using natural materials to create color. “Sabido & Basteris combines fine jewelry design with cutting edge technology to dye silver using natural materials to create ribbons of rainbows. The line is distinguished by brilliant colors and silver thread that is weft in a completely unique way.”. The eco-friendly and sustainable line not only featured silver but also a mix of materials such as gold, leather, precious stones (as well as stones indigenous to various countries), wood and crystal creating the beauty that you see above. I expect to see the Sabido and Basteris pieces very soon on the red carpet.


Unfortunately, we didn’t get to meet the designer as we had another event to attend (always another event) but on our way out we were gifted with a beautiful friendship bracelet like the ones featured below:


There was one piece that made me speechless but alas I didn’t take a photo and thankfully a quick search brought it up. I won’t call it a necklace, it is just a gorgeous piece of artwork