Of all the bracelets we sell…this one is one of the ones that people will panic about the most if they lose it. I know because I get the emails. It has become a personal mantra to get them through their tough times or overcome their struggles and try to realize their dreams.
It is etched with one of my favorite quotes from Joan of Arc…“I am not afraid, I was born to do this.”
Does it really get any better than that? Sometimes that is just the reminder you need to put your fear aside and just move forward. So often we get stuck in a comfortable place and have a hard time moving past it to where our dreams lie. This bracelet can help…at least I have been told!
I have been working on some new t-shirt designs and of course the one thing I thought was missing was a dog paw…because we all know how much we love our dogs.
I am modeling the t-shirt in all my farm glory…and although you may see horse snot on it the actual color is heather grey with a dark grey paw. On the back there is the message “i love my dawg” written near the collar. (’cause its true)
You may order by calling the store directly at 714-580-9909. They come in sizes Small to X-Large…and are a pretty awesome cut. (ie…not super tight) I love them because they are super duper soft as well. We hope to have them on the website very soon! But in the meantime feel free to call the store. They are real friendly there. Southern hospitality and all.
I promise if you order one…yours will come sans horse and dog snot. Unless of course you would like it embellished and in that case Sundance charges extra.
One of our most popular bangles is our Fortune Favors the Bold bangle…not only do they make great gifts but you can stack them up with some of our other bracelets and wear your intentions on your sleeve.
I have always been a great believer that we make our own luck in life. Sure, there are ups and downs…but all too often we love to blame other people for our perceived lack of “luck” or fortune.
Make your own path. Create your own fortune. No one is holding you back…we all live in the same free country with the same opportunities.
Fortune really does favor the bold. And if you love the bangle we have a necklace to match…
October is Breast Cancer awareness month everywhere…especially here at Island Cowgirl. My mother is a Breast Cancer survivor so it really is a cause close to my heart. She was one of the lucky ones that managed to survive and thrive. My mom lost her mother to cancer when she was only 52 so it was a very frightening legacy to bear. Millions of other women have the same stories…
“there are only two days in the year that nothing can be done…one is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow. So today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live…” ~ dali lama
I love this.
“Courage is different than Bravery. It is from the Latin word “Cour” which means heart…
The original meaning was “to tell the story of who you are with your whole heart”…
So really it is the courage to be imperfect. To have compassion. To be kind to yourself and others.”
Our leather toggle wrap Find Your Courage to Fly Bracelet is perfect to remind yourself of this…
I love this quote. A lot of people believe because I am so stoic most of the time that I am not afraid of things. Not entirely true. Actually not true at all. I am probably just better at hiding it than most. I am just as afraid as all the rest of you. Continue reading
Love, love, LOVE the new spring window display at our Flagship store. Its filled with tons of great season appropriate inspiration. Giant carrots, butterflies and flowers are just some of the decorations that can be seen in our store front! If you live in or near Huntington Beach make sure to stop by and check it out for your self!
So many fresh things are in the works for Island Cowgirl in spring 2014! New lifestyle photography! A more user/checkout friendly web design and new jewelry designs!
Get excited for all of the awesome stuff that we have in the works!
A limited edition boho wrap bracelet, just in time for Saint Patricks Day. The ‘Luck of The Irish‘!
And with March right around the corner, it has us thinking about a few of our favorite Irish phrases…
What is your favorite Irish saying?…We’re wishing everyone lots of luck in the month of March.
Who goofs off on the job? No silly Sallys around here! No sir! We get down to business!
This may appear to be a fluffy english sheepdog, but Nigel, he’s is all about focus! No shenanigans are tolerated while he’s on set! He directs production.
Oh and don’t let the eyes fool you… Bonnie Bell is our lead styling assistant here, she tries to stay behind the scenes.
It’s all quiet serious really. No funny business. WORK. WORK. WORK.
Just kidding… We love this stuff and we laugh all day long.
Its good to be an Island Cowgirl!
Keep an eye out for our new lifestyle photography, coming soon to the site!
you want Island Cowgirl this Valentines Day!
Soft chocolate leather, combined with heartfelt charms, results in the perfect Island Cowgirl piece. Each token is etched with its own romantical saying. Check out all of our pieces and find an item with the sentiment that matches your own loving feeling!