I’ve been so eager to share this post with you all today!!

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If you were like me [or any girl in 2006/2007], you had a Pandora charm bracelet loaded with sentimental beads. They were so much fun to collect at the time, but eventually the novelty wore off & Pandora bracelets became a memory for most. Well you guys, those days are over… because Pandora is making a comeback!

In Connecticut, Pandora only has four locations [Danbury, Farmington, Stamford, and Trumbull] – I have actually been to 3 of them & they are all such gorgeous stores! A couple of weeks ago, I popped into the location at the Danbury Fair Mall to meet with the manager, Colleen!

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Colleen could not have been any more friendly, kind, or generous with her time! She brought me around the store, pulled out some of the new collections, and showed me the most popular pieces. I was in my glory as I got to try on everything that caught my eye!

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pandora danbury ct stackable ringsThere were so many beautiful items, but I was falling in LOVE with all of those rings…particularly the rose gold stackables! #hearteyesfordays

Colleen really wanted to share the ESSENCE COLLECTION with me. The more I learned about it, the more excited I was to share it with you!  pandora essence collectionThis collection features slender silver and strand bracelets with an accompanying assortment of delicate hand-finished sterling silver charms, each representing a personal value. The charms slide effortlessly onto the ESSENCE COLLECTION bracelets, and are secured in place thanks to an innovative patent pending design based on a flexible silicone grip built inside the sterling silver core of each charm. pandora danbury essence collection

These bracelets are all about women…our values as women, the things that are important to us, the things that define us, and the things that make us who we are. The ESSENCE COLLECTION has created a charm for everyone; compassion, loyalty, dignity, happiness, friendship, appreciation, caring, love, and dozens more…they’ve got it all covered! I couldn’t believe how well these beautiful beads captured those important sentiments.

Coming from a girl who has spent a lot of time learning to love herself, finding her happiness, and accepting herself for who she is, this collection is something that I’m so proud to share!

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Now aside from the beautiful meaning behind the line, let’s chat about the jewelry itself!

I love that these charms are all compatible with one another… mixing metals is one of my favorite things to do! These beauties can certainly be dressed up or down & worn nearly anywhere. From the women with the most basic of styles to the ladies who bring their A-game everyday, there’s something for each of you.

I love that you could wear an ESSENCE bracelet with a dress to work, or on the weekend with jeans & a tee. They really do cater to women of all lifestyles!

If you have a birthday, anniversary, or any other celebration coming up and you’re stumped…an ESSENCE bracelet would make the perfect gift. Browse their huge selection of charms & select one that best suits your Mom, friend, wife, or girlfriend & start a bracelet for her! 🙂

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Connecticut friends! Our Pandora stores will be having an ESSENCE promotion starting today & running until the end of the month! A bangle & choice of select ESSENCE charm will be only $75 (suggested retail value of $95). Make your way into one of our stores to scope it out & take advantage! 🙂pandora danbury essence charm collection

I am so grateful for the opportunity to work with Pandora & I know that I wouldn’t have the chance to do these things without all of you! SO, we’ve planned a really amazing giveaway! 🙂

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We will be giving one lucky winner the chance to begin building their own ESSENCE bracelet! We handpicked three different bracelets/bangles & three charms for you to choose from so you can get your own Pandora arm candy started!

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The charms we selected [from left to right] are:

The FREEDOM charm, because we all have the power to do the things we want to do, to the chase the dreams we want to chase, and the ability create the life that we want!

The LOVE charm, because for me, there is nothing more important in this world.

The POSITIVITY charm, because it is the single most valuable tool anyone could have in their belt. We are in complete control of our thoughts & actions. When we take the positive approach, we welcome all of the good things into our lives! 🙂

So how do you enter?!

  1. You *MUST* fill out this form. This is your official entry!  Giveaway closed
  2. Follow Pandora Danbury on Instagram [click here] and/or “LIKE” them on Facebook [click here] & show their posts some love! 🙂
  3. Follow me on Instagram [click here] and/or “LIKE” my blog on Facebook [click here]
  4. Leave me a comment below letting me know which bracelet & charm you’d choose if you were to win! Optional

And that’s it guys! This giveaway will close on Thursday, August 25th, and a winner will be contacted via e-mail on Friday, August 26th! If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to ask! If you’re not sure that your contact form was submitted [part 1] odds are it was, but let me know & I will confirm that it was received!

Good luck!


Have you purchased anything from Pandora in recent years?

Have you heard about the ESSENCE COLLECTION? 

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43 comments on “Pandora ESSENCE Collection”

    • Aw yay!! I’m glad you like them. I was so impressed with everything in the store! Lots of gorgeous pieces I had no idea they even made. And this collection is really such a special one!! Thanks for entering, love! XOXO

    • I love Pandora ! And if I were to be picked for the winner I’d pick the love charm and any bracelet! Hope to win !!
      Go Pandora !! 😀

  1. What an exciting opportunity for you lady! I LOVE Pandora- and absolutely had a charm braclet back in the day 🙂 That rose gold ring is to die for- how beautiful!! All of the charms you picked are gorg, but I think I would pick the love one if I were to win!

    • Thank you so much! I am so grateful to have the opportunity to work with them! I wish I still had my old Pandora bracelet, they were so fun back in the day. I really love their new look though, super sleek! And I’m with you, it’s all about the loveeee! Thanks for entering girlie! XO 🙂

  2. How fun!! I love Pandora – I have a gold & silver bracelet that I wear all the time 🙂 As I love all the bracelets & charms – if I had to pick it would be the bangle bracelet & the positivity charm – in a word of so much negativity a little positive energy is good!

    • Amen to that!!! It’s all about the positivity! 🙂 So glad to hear that you already wear & love Pandora. I’m still so surprised by how much they’ve changed in last few years. A lot of really beautiful pieces!! Thank you for entering!! XO 🙂

  3. Love this post! All of the pieces are so beautiful!! I actually really am drawn to that small bead bracelet, and I would definitely choose the positivity charm–positivity is so important in life, but so easily forgotten. I’d never forget if all I had to do was look down. 😉 Love your blog, Amanda. Ricky and I are so happy for you and love keeping up with your many adventures! ❤️

    • Aww, you’re so sweet Steph!! Thank you so much! I miss you lots, I hope you & Ricky are doing amazing, I loved all of your Euro adventures! Thank you for reading & following along, friends like you mean the world to me. I hope to see you guys sooner than later! XOX 🙂

  4. What an amazing giveaway and experience! That sounds like SO much fun getting to go in and try everything on! My dad went to London years ago and brought my sister and I back our first pandora bracelet and some charms. Needless to say I was OBSESSED!! These new ones are gorgeous and I LOVE the sweet meanings behind them. I love the braclet to the farthest right in the picture above and would pick the LOVE charm because love is what drives me everyday. There would be nothing sweeter then a little reminder of that on my wrist! Amazing post girl!

    • You’re so sweet!! I love how Pandora has kind of rebranded & made a comeback! I used to love my bracelet as well, but these new ones are stunning!! I’m with ya, LOVE all day everydayyyy! Thanks for reading girlfriend! XOXO

  5. I had a Pandora bracelet too. I still have it, but I don’t wear it. That rose gold stack is BEAUTIFUL! All of their stackable rings are. I love mixing metals too and those bracelets are so pretty, especially stacked. I love the freedom charm and the bangle bracelet.

    • Aw, thanks Mama!! I didn’t have time for a mani the day I went in so I painted over my chipped polish with a deep red. Our little secret LOL…although if you look, you can totallllly tell! haha

  6. Hi I just entered the giveaway. I love all three charms but my favorite would be the Love charm. Thanks so much! 💋

  7. Those rings are absolutely beautiful!! And the bracelets are absolutely lovely. (I’m definitely a fan of jewelry that I can use to dress up or down an outfit, whether I’m wearing a dress… or Tshirt and jeans).
    And, as always, you are GORGEOUS!!!!

  8. I LOVE Pandora!! It’s classic and elegant. I would love the opportunity to win anyone of those you’ve chosen! Let’s talk about those stacking rings, gorgeous!!! Good luck to everyone!

  9. Any of them I would love they are all so beautiful and I would be happy and blessed to have any of them 😊

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