WAKE ME UP WHEN SEPTEMBER BEGINS

Happy September 1st, fellow witches! Our favorite season has begun to land – filled with crisp, cool air, delicacies of apples and hot tea, and last but not least – sweater weather. Here in the mountains of Virginia, we’ve been sweating through a humid, boisterous Summer and we’re more than ready to indulge in the […]

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First Look ~ Summer Escapes ’21

Summer Escapes is our late summer mini collection inspired by far off destinations, dreamy escapes, and hot summer days full of flowers, sunsets, and sweaty nights. Summer Escapes is composed of two drops, one with cascading necklace sets and dreamy earring stacks and the other with new jewels of Moonstone, golden huggies, and gold beaded […]

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Meet the MB TEAM: KATHERINE MANLEY

If you’ve sent over an email to our customer service line, or attended a show in the last year – you’ve probably met our Assistant Director of Operations, Katherine! In universal synchronicity and ideal timing, Hannah and John walked into a small jewelry shop in Downtown Winchester in the Fall of 2019. Katherine was working […]

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Meet the Muse: condrea zhuang

At Malabella, our muses are our source of inspiration, a wellspring for us to create a collection that represents and carries the stories and intentions we infuse into the jewels.  Often times we wait to finalize designs until we’ve found our perfect muse and add pieces and edits that we believe our muse would wear […]

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Meet the Muse: PHILIP GRAHAM

At Malabella our muses are our source of inspiration, a wellspring for us to create a collection that represents and carries the stories and intentions we infuse into the jewels.  Often times we wait to finalize designs until we’ve found our perfect muse and add pieces and edits that we believe our muse would wear […]

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First Look ~ Alchemy Lookbook Part I

Alchemy ~ a seemingly magical process of transformation, creation, or combination Alchemy was inspired in the darkness, birthed in transition, and brought into the light during a collective and individual shift. We can all feel it and it is seemingly creeping into our personal lives, shaking us to our very core and revealing deep truths, […]

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Alchemy Film ~ Behind the magic

Alchemy ~ a seemingly magical process of transformation, creation, or combination We’re so excited to show you a little sneak peek of our newest collection Alchemy dropping with it’s first drop this Thursday 4/29 at 7pm EST. This beautiful collection was inspired in the darkness, birthed in transition, and brought into the light adorned on […]

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Meet the Muse: Sheri Thorn

At Malabella our muses are our source of inspiration, a wellspring for us to create a collection that represents and carries the stories and intentions we infuse into the jewels.  Often times we wait to finalize designs until we’ve found our perfect muse and add pieces and edits that we believe our muse would wear […]

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Meet the Muse: MOLLIE MCLAUGHLIN

At Malabella our muses are our source of inspiration, a wellspring for us to create a collection that represents and carries the stories and intentions we infuse into the jewels.  Often times we wait to finalize designs until we’ve found our perfect muse and add pieces and edits that we believe our muse would wear […]

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NEW YEAR, NEW READING: end of 2020 tarot pull for the collective

As the rollercoaster of 2020 finally comes to an end, it’s safe to say that anything will be better than this year. After such a confusing and uncertain year, we’ll soon be graced with a fresh start in 2021. These cards are here to give a heads up as to what you can expect for […]

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DIY: Embroidery Hoop – Christmas Wreath or Ornament

Embroidery hoops are most commonly used to hold a fabric in place while you hand stitch a desired embroidery pattern.  Beyond this, they can be used in many different fun crafts!  We will be using embroidery hoops to make either a large Christmas wreath or a small ornament, the choice is yours! Step 1: Pick […]

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First Look: Embody Film + Lookbook

Embody feels like a personal journal entry for 2020 ~ when it came time for me to design a holiday collection I sat down and reflected on a wild year 2020 has been, for everyone, and asked myself after all this time, what do I have to offer? I felt striped down, vulnerable, exhausted, yet proud of […]

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Nesting in November

There’s a big focus on Spring Cleaning each year—you’re supposed to rid your home, and your life, of anything and everything that’s taking up too much space. While I love, love, love me a good purge, what I really adore is organizing and cherishing the things that do bring me joy. There is a special […]

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November Tarot Reading For The Collective

If you’ve been personally attacked by Mercury’s retrograde, same. Thankfully the chaos of this all comes to an end on November 3rd (ironic, right?) While things may be calming down, these tarot cards share further insight to what we can expect this month to hold. Card 1: Theme for the month Ten of Wands shows […]

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6 Ways to Celebrate Samhain This Year

Samhain is an ancient pagan tradition that has been celebrated for centuries. Meaning “Summer’s End” and pronounced “saah-ween,” Samhain is recognized at the end of harvest and the start of the coldest half of the year. For many, it’s the beginning of the spiritual new year—a time to focus on mourning and communicating with the […]

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Consuming Cannabis with Intention

We all consume cannabis in different ways and for different reasons, but one thing should remain the same: We’re consuming this magical plant with mindful intention.  If I had to choose, I’d say I most prefer smoking joints. They’re classic, easy, and I don’t know about you, but there’s nothing quite like sitting down after […]

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October Tarot Reading for the Collective

As we entered October under a full moon, it’s no question that this month will be full of energy and change. As full moons evoke new beginnings, this time offers us a chance to leave the negativity from last month behind and embark on positive change. Here’s what tarot cards predicted for what lies ahead […]

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Channeling Your Intuition

Many of us have been trained by society to always think rationally. If there’s a problem, usually we look to logical solutions. Rarely do people rely solely on their inner voice to make decisions. But why not? That voice is more than just a gut feeling—that’s your intuition speaking. Have you ever had those moments […]

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First Look: Daydreamin’ Film + Lookbook

Let’s be real – 2020 has been rough and it’s all everyone talks about. So I’ll keep it short – in addition to a pandemic, racial violence, political turmoil, and environmental breakdown my personal life has been completely shaken with a family loss. Our entire lives flipped upside down this spring and it catapulted us […]

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Throwback ~ 5th Birthday Soirée

I can’t believe it’s been a year since the MB team took a tiny idea to celebrate 5 years in business and expanded it into a full on barn takeover-soirée: complete with a surprise fashion show, the launch of Rainbow (our biggest collection ever), delicious food, home-crafted cocktails, a band, a DJ, and some of […]

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DROP SOME ACID (INTO YOUR SKINCARE ROUTINE)

When you think of exfoliation, what comes to mind first? Probably scrubbing a gritty product into your skin to physically remove the top layer of your skin. The skin on your face is so delicate, and most of the time, physical exfoliants aren’t gentle enough and can even create micro tears on your face. Chemical […]

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EMBRACE THE HEALING POWERS OF THE OCEAN—FROM ANYWHERE

I’m an advocate for therapy and have been since I first started seeing a mental health professional when I was sixteen. I personally suffer from several mental health disorders, and one of the very first grounding techniques I learned in therapy all those years ago was guided imagery. Essentially, this technique allows your senses to […]

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APRICOT CREAM TART RECIPE

Today, we are going to break bread with food blogger + friend of Malabella, Britney! If you haven’t already seen her drool-worthy Instagram yet, you’re in for a treat—pun fully intended. The two of us actually met through the land of IG + we’ve come to find out that we share a lot of the […]

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MEET THE DESIGNER: HANNAH SKEDSVOLD

I met Hannah while interviewing for my current position as Malabella’s Virtual Marketing Intern just 6 weeks ago—which doesn’t feel possible because she’s the kind of person who makes you feel like you’ve known each other forever. The amount of thought, love, and pure intention she puts into everything she touches—whether it be a piece […]

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Meet the Muse: Andi Tolbert

At Malabella our muses are our source of inspiration, a wellspring for us to create a collection that represents and carries the stories and intentions we infuse into the jewels.  Often times we wait to finalize designs until we’ve found our perfect muse and add pieces and edits that we believe our muse would wear […]

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Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Bites Recipe

Every time I visit my friend Lizzy’s house she has something spectacular baking. Whether it’s apple pie, cupcakes, or these fresh Lemon Blueberry bites she’s whipping up something fresh, delicious, and sweet. When I asked her to guest blog and create a recipe, like magic, she created these tiny Lemon Blueberry bites that are sure […]

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5 Ways to be Your Most Unshakeable Self

Have you ever felt that you’re doing all the things right, but something still feels like it’s missing? Like you’re eating healthy, you workout, drink water, have awesome friends, a job that pays the bills, you seem to have figured out what hacks work or don’t for you but there’s something STILL missing. Ok friend, […]

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DIY: Golden Turmeric Face Mask

You know that point you get to with your skincare routine when it feels like nothing is working? You’ve tried everything on the market, most likely… creams, exfoliating scrubs, serums, anything you can find that may list “salicylic acid” in the impossible-to-pronounce ingredient list. The self-care, beauty industry is slowly but surely moving towards more […]

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Chickpea Kale Salad

Spring salads are one of my favorite foods to create when the weather starts warming up and this delicious recipe is a simple and easy classic. Packed full of nutrients, this Chickpea Kale Salad makes the perfect side dish or add your choice of protein for a filling dinner or lunch. My sweet goddess of […]

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Crystals for Self Love, Reflection, Self Exploration

Every year we take time to cultivate and create space for self love, reflection, and self exploration in the cold bones of winter. It can be a challenging and cathartic time of death and rebirth as we explore our inner selves and figure out what we truly want, what we desire and how we wish […]

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First Look: Haven Lookbook + Film

She’s her own haven, a safe spot for her dreams and desires, a temple, a home, a sanctuary for everything she is. Our newest collection Haven was inspired by the moments of return, a coming home, of sitting with ourselves for ourselves, for sensual moments of dance, for feeling our own heartbeat, and for remembering […]

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Holiday Eggnog Recipe!

Happy Holidays, loves! Celebrate this season with us, with a little bit of extra spice and one of our dearest Bellas, Shan Maher. We’re here to introduce you to her all-time favorite boozy goodness recipe – BHBH. Scroll to learn how to make the festive libation, sure to keep you warm and merry in all […]

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Gemstones to Support Your 2019 Intentions

A new year is upon us- an opportunity to move forward, grow, and evolve. It’s hard to not get swept away by the “New Year, New You” mentality but it’s not a new year, a new you, it’s a returning. A coming home to what always was. Gentle reminders of who we are inside. This […]

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Meet our Muse: Shan Maher

If you’ve been following Malabella for some time now you may recognize the multi talented Shan Maher across our social media, website and blog. Her delicious Cacao Recipe was one of our most clicked on blog, she connected us with GLOW to create our GLOW Bracelet, and she’s recently shot both our Wild One and […]

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Spirit Campaign

Muse: Desiree L’amour @desixlamour Photography/Creative Direction: Shan Maher @indianashann Jewels: Malabella Jewels @malabella_jewels Life’s been wild. Maybe there will be a time in my life where it doesn’t feel like I’m half flying half falling to the ground only to leap back into the air again. I’ve been dreaming up Spirit for almost 9 months […]

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Tree-versary!

It’s so crazy to think it’s been a year since we started planting trees with every piece sold.  I still get emotional every time I tell anyone our mission, our dream, our why. It really doesn’t feel real and we are constantly in awe of the magic we’re making together with you. My dream is that […]

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Wild One Campaign

To wander into every curiosity, dance in each desire, and swim freely in the ocean of dreams. How beautiful life could be if only we trusted ourselves and truly believed? -Shan Maher It’s no secret that I have a girl crush on Bella girl Shan Maher @indianashan so when she reached out to create some magic […]

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Into the Wild: Fall Gemstone Favorites

When one of my favorite photographers, Carrie Anne asked me if I wanted to collaborate for a photoshoot, I said yessss immediately. We were deciding which muse to work with when I asked her, “What if I model?” and she was instantly on board! Carrie Anne has this magical ability to make me feel like […]

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A Day in the Life of an Artist

Meet Jessica Camilli, artist, yoga teacher, and traveling Malabella girl {catch her in Denver this July for Wanderlust 108!!}. You may recognize her from our very first photo shoot to our 2017 Holiday Gift Guide, and so much more! She’s not only a dear friend of mine but an inspiration and muse for Malabella since […]

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Sunstone Shakti Jewels

A few weeks ago we sent out a customer feedback survey and asked our tribe what they’d like to see more of with our jewel drops and the overwhelming feedback was more sneak peeks, gemstone descriptions, and price breakdowns before the collection’s launch. OMG, YES! So, we wanted to give you a little sneak peek at all […]

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First Look: Shakti Film & Lookbook

Shakti ~ I’m in the process of stepping into myself more. But what does that actually mean? For me, it means allowing all the parts of me to work together in balance. In the spiritual community we often talk about our shadow sides, the parts of us we don’t like, the parts dubbed ~bad~. The […]

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Meet our Muse: Prisma Avery

When creating Shakti, a collection inspired by the strength, energy, and abundance I imagined a gorgeous goddess rising, in the high New Mexican desert, dancing, flowing, and feeling her energy pulse through her skin and bones. I imagined a beautiful raw spirit who could exude both fiercness and softness in the same breathe. A strong […]

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BTS: Shakti Behind the Scenes

When Hannah reached out to ask us to create a film for her, I was overjoyed. Oleg and I have worked together for almost 3 years now, but in the last year I feel our work has grown and improved tenfold. I was itching for an opportunity to show off what we can do now, […]

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Love Muffins ~ Cinnamon Toast Banana Muffin

Love Muffins! When Lindsey gifted us with this magical muffin recipe, I knew it had to be a Love Muffin recipe for Valentine’s Day! Happy V-Day loves! We love this recipe so much, we thought it’d be a perfect stay in date idea for you and your loved one (or by yourself, you goddess!) Get […]

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Wandering Star Lookbook

She walks the earth freely, yet her feet never touch the ground. Many hands will reach for her, but she cannot be anchored. She belongs to no one, to nothing, to nowhere. When you meet her, you will recognise her for who she is- a free spirit, a wandering star. She will fit in your […]

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Dragon Fruit Chia Pudding Recipe

One day I was notoriously Insta scrolling and came across the amazingly talented @wellnesswithcourtnie and was instantly inspired by her bright, vibrant, and nourishing recipes and captures. During the New Year, we often set new desires for increasing our intake of nourishing and healthy foods and Courtnie makes it super easy (and f*cking stunning!). When […]

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2018: A Year to Master by Spirit Daughter

I’ve recently discovered Spirit Daughter as I came across her New Moon Workbooks and instantly knew we were kindred spirits. Since then I’ve been stalking her Insta {yeah, I do it too!}, listening to her almost daily reads of the stars, moon, and planets and keeping up all the amazing content she so graciously provides […]

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DIY Natural Body Scrub

Back in February, I made a little trip back to my college town, Harrisonburg, VA to visit some friends and to do a pop-up shop. Afterwards, my friend Jessica and I, went downtown to explore all the new shops and restaurants and I was so excited to see this super cute airstream renovated into a shop […]

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Alchemy Lookbook II

Alchemy Spring + Summer 2021 Collection Behind the Scenes Muses ~ Condrea Zhuang + Philip Graham Photography ~ Black Valley Creative + Hannah Skedsvold Production ~ Black Valley Creative Videography ~ Snowfox Films Creative Direction ~ Hannah Skedsvold Assisting ~ Elizabeth Fox Clothing ~ Twice is Nice Boutique Makeup ~ Kismet Cosmetics Location + Wine ~ Star in the Valley Jewels ~ Malabella Jewels

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