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Why my mum is magic with stylist Lesiele Juliet

March 29, 2019

Mother’s Day a special time for mums, whether they’ve become a mum for the very first time, or their children have long since grown up and have families of their own, it’s a lovely time to celebrate the mum or mother figure in your life. To celebrate Mother’s Day, we sat down with some friends of Chupi to chat about what makes their mum magic. Next up is the wonderful stylist Lesiele Juliet. We regularly work with Lesiele for the styling for our website shoots and launch parties – she has an amazing understanding of the brand’s DNA and has done an amazing job of elevating an al

Why my mum is magic with Nathalie Marquez Courtney

March 19, 2019

Mother's Day a special time for mums, whether they've become a mum for the very first time, or their children have long since grown up and have families of their own, it's a lovely time to celebrate the mum or mother figure in your life. To celebrate Mother's Day, we sat down with some friends of Chupi to chat about what makes their mum magic. Next up is the amazing photographer, editor, writer and new mum Nathalie Marquez Courtney. Nathalie is an amazing photographer (and former editor of Image Interiors & Living) who has worked with the likes of IMAGE, Irish Tatler and The New York

Why my Mum is magic with Rachael Clifton

March 14, 2019

Mother's Day is a special time for mums, whether they've become a mum for the very first time, or their children have long since grown up and have families of their own, it's a lovely time to celebrate the mum or mother figure in your life. To celebrate Mother's Day, we sat down with some friends of Chupi to chat about what makes their mum magic. First up is Rachael Clifton of Bubbly Aquarius, a fashion blogger based in London. With a wardrobe made up of high street, vintage, designer and even bits that used to be her Mum's back in the day, we figured Rachael was a perfect fit for this se

International Women’s Day: Women who inspire us every day

March 08, 2019

This International Women's Day, we're taking the opportunity to celebrate all of the amazing woman who inspire us not just today, but every day. To celebrate this special day, we spoke to four inspirational Irish Women within the beauty and wellness industry: Jennifer Rock, founder and CEO of The Skin Nerd, Helena Ryan, director and co-founder of Wellfest, Sonia Deasy, co-founder and CEO of Pestle & Mortar and Chupi Sweetman, director and founder here at Chupi. From advice to their younger selves to what being a woman in business means to them, these incredible ladies prove that women

My Favourite Jewellery Memory with Chupi Sweetman

August 15, 2018

Chupi shares with us her most treasured jewellery memory : recounting the day she got engaged with a sparkling grey diamond and the start of something very special! My favourite memory is around my engagement ring. I wasn't the kind of girl who imagined my wedding day, my parents are divorced and I just thought getting married would never be for me. Brian had other plans, he told me a few weeks after we met that we would be getting married! We were 16, I laughed and remembered thinking we wouldn't. Fast forward 10 years and we were in the prettiest park in the South of France at midnight h

My Favourite Jewellery Memory with Lorna Duffy

August 08, 2018

We asked some close friends of the brand to share with us their most treasured jewellery memories. In part 4, blogger Lorna Duffy (Fashion Boss) shares with us her most precious jewellery memory featuring her beloved grandmother. If you ask me, childhood memories are either the fondest ones or the ones that you dread most of all to remember. They shape our lives and make us who we are, being the ones that will stay etched in our minds for all time. I don't have too many childhood memories but one I will never forget involves my favourite person on earth and something shiny of course. Let'

My Favourite Jewellery Memory with Niamh O’Sullivan

August 01, 2018

We asked some close friends of the brand to share with us their most treasured jewellery memories. Our series began with super stylist Courtney Smith and part 2 featured photographer, editor and writer Nathalie Marquez Courtney. In Part 3, blogger Niamh O'Sullivan (Cinnamon Soul) shares with us her most special jewellery memories. Niamh O'Sullivan: My first memories of jewellery that I treasured was definitely gifts from my Grandmothers for my Communion Day. I remember a beautiful watch from our local jewellers from one, and a gorgeous John Rocha bracelet from the other. I would need to

My Favourite Jewellery Memory with Nathalie Marquez Courtney

July 25, 2018

We asked some close friends of the brand to share with us their most treasured jewellery memories. Our series began with stylist Courtney Smith! In part 2 of our mini series, photographer, editor and writer Nathalie Marquez Courtney recounts to us her most precious jewellery memory! Nathalie is an amazing photographer (and former editor of Image Interiors & Living) who has worked with the likes of IMAGE, Irish Tatler and The New York Times. She photographs the beautiful lifestyle shots and flat lays which you can find on our website (styled by the equally wonderful and talented Lesiel

My Favourite Jewellery Memory with Courtney Smith

July 18, 2018

“I've always been fascinated by jewellery, how serious jewellery marks a moment in your life. I fell in love with sparkly things and now every piece I make has a story; it's where the magic is”. -Chupi Sweetman The ability of jewellery to mark special occasions and to embody so many emotions means that many of our dearest memories involve a ring, necklace or bracelet. It makes us so happy at Chupi HQ to receive your emails and messages on social about how our jewellery played a part of your special occasion. From proposals to wedding days and surprise gifts for (or from) a special some

Behind the Scenes with Model Dory Krizsan

July 11, 2018

We sat down with model Dory Krizsan on our recent ecommerce shoot to talk about everything from the beauty product she can't live without to what she loves most about being a model. What is your favourite Chupi piece? I have a pair of earrings, the Twig Hoops that Dua Lipa has but Midi version. They are quite dear to me and I wear them all the time. I actually lost one of them a couple of weeks ago and I wrote to the Chupi team asking if i could buy a single replacement hoop, I wear them everyday and I love them, and the lovely chaps here sent me one for free! I couldn’t believe it, I crie

Behind the Scenes with Stylist Lesiele Juliet

July 09, 2018

When choosing a stylist for our shoots, our number one choice is always Lesiele. We work with Lesiele regularly for our website shoots and most recently our SS18 Launch Party, she has a brilliant understanding of the brand's DNA and always does an amazing job of taking the brand aesthetic to the next level through her incredible visual storytelling. Her attention to detail and incredible passion shines through in each and every piece of her work. When the brief is delivered, Lesiele always nails it- her years of experience and priceless knowledge sets her work apart from the rest. On our r

Love letter to my Mum on Mother’s Day

March 08, 2018

This Mother’s Day we are celebrating all the amazing Mums in our lives - our friends, sisters, wives, girlfriends and our own darling Mums. Happy Mother’s Day to all of the incredible mum’s out there! “My Mum is such an incredible woman, she taught me that nothing is more important than love, that people and moments are the most precious things and whatever you do do it with your whole heart.” - Chupi Sweetman. Mum’s hold a ridiculously special place in our lives, they’ve been there since the beginning and always know best. Make this Mother's Day a truly special one with a