We recently welcomed Natalie to the Lunacita ambassador programme. We wanted to find out a little more about her and your lifestyle, where she's from and all that jazz! So here goes, say hello to the lovely Natalie Zacek...
Where about’s did you grow up Natalie?
I grew up in a small town outside of Raleigh, NC called Angier!
What was the coolest thing about your hometown?
In my opinion, it was my ability to have the most fun childhood; from swimming in creeks, playing in the woods, four wheeling, and other fun outdoor activities!
You spend a bunch of time at the beach! What was your favourite beach growing up?
In North Carolina I have always loved The Outer Banks and Topsail!
Where do you live at the moment and what bought you there?
I live in Lakeland, Florida while I am in college.
Whats the best beach in your area now and what makes it so awesome?
Anna Maria Island because have you seen the water on the gulf side of Florida?! Heart eyes!!
Can you tell us a little bit about what you get up to with your Monday – Friday?
Duties: School, my job in the admissions office at school, and lots of studying. For fun: date nights, volleyball games, coffee dates with friends, and styling outfits.
And what keeps you busy on the weekends?
I head to the beach nearly every weekend! While I am there I can sit on the beach all day or I like to go to cafes and thrift. Every Sunday I go to church.
What is your favourite Café / Restaurant in your area?
Hillcrest coffee shop in Lakeland is my favorite. They literally have the best coffee I’ve ever tasted and I get it at least once a week.
Where is the coolest place you have ever travelled? And what made it so rad?
Thailand is my favorite so far. Not only is it so beautiful with beaches AND mountains; but the culture there is so amazing. It felt like I was in a different world.
Who are you currently listening to?
Drakes new album of course! And my “In my feelz” playlist is played in my car at least once a day; bonus if it’s raining and at night lol.
“Stuff you should know” on Spotify. Or sermons from pastors I like!
What would you like to do when you grow up? :P
I would love to work with people, fashion, and travel. And maybe coffee! I am not exactly sure how that would look yet...
Who inspires you?
My parents, my friends, my boyfriend, Kristen Johns from youtube, Sadie Robertson.. honestly I get inspired really easily and by anyone who is motivated, encouraging, and passionate.
If there were no boundaries, or financial barriers, what would you love to do for the rest of your time here on planet Earth?
Learn everything I can’t find on google. Read books that make me feel something. Hear inspiring stories. Make art. Do something significant for others. Help people. Find Jesus more. Writing this is making me want to start; why wait for the money to do important things?
And lastly, let’s find out who you really are! Ready? 1 minute lets go!
Sunrise or Sunset?Sunrise-something so beautiful about beginnings.
Summer or Winter?Summer 100%
Pasta or Pizza?Too hard! Pizza I guess :p
Sweet or Savoury? SAVOURY
Beach day or Snow session?Beach day but snow session sounds so fun.
New Dress or Plane ticket?Plane ticket all the way.
Necklace or Rings?RINGS!!
Ocean or Lake?Ocean.
Palm Tree or Monstera Leaves?Palm trees are a staple.
East Coast or West Coast?Never been to the West Coast :/
NZ or Australia!?Australia
Candy or Chocolate?Neither :P
Milk or Water?WATER!
Wine or Beer?I am 18 hehe :p
Travel by Boat or Plane?Ooo boat?
Breakfast date or Dinner date?dinnaaa
Planned trip or Wing it?I love plans.
Ice Cream or Coconut?Coconut.
Margharita or Mojito?18 :p
Taco’s or Nacho’s?Tacos!
Bali or Mexico?Bali.
Overheating or too cold?HEAT!
Cats or Dogs?Doggies.
Island or City?Island.
Thanks a bunch Natalie, we're so stoked to have you part of the team!
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A delicious take on the old Kiwi / Australian favourite, the 'ANZAC biscuits', Sophie Fisher from @coconutandbliss blog has shared her Anzac favourite recipe with us. If you're reading this and thinking WTF are ANZAC biscuits (Ie. You're not from New Zealand or Australia!) let me tell you here and now, you have been missing out you're entire life my friends
|CHARITY & SALLY T-SHIRT MEASUREMENTS||SMALL (Size 6-10)||MEDIUM (Size 10-14||LARGE (Size 14-16)|
It is important to note that different countries have different sizing methods.
Most of the world goes by number sizing which is the easiest and most accurate.
Because we sell our jewellery all over the world, we have decided to stick with number sizing and have put together the below chart to help you out. The most common size for ladies is a size 7 and size 10 for man. If you are unsure of your size you can measure the inner diameter of one of your own rings and refer to the below measurements.
Feel free to email us at email@example.com if you have any further issues.
Please also note that if you are ordering a wide band ring, its usually a good idea to go up a size.
Size 6 = Ring Sizes L, M, N. Inner Diameter measures 16.5mm
Size 7 = Ring Sizes N, O, P. Inner Diameter measures 17.3mm
Size 8 = Ring Sizes P, Q, R. Inner Diameter measures 18.1mm
Size 9 = Ring Sizes R, S, T. Inner Diameter measures 18.9mm
If you require a ring in a different size in any of the designs offered, please send us an email here and we will see what our clever silversmiths can do for you.
All items in the La Luna Rose shop clearly label the length of the chain used for that design. Unless otherwise stated, all La Luna Rose necklaces are adjustable in length by 2" / 5cm. All necklaces in our Essentials collection have a finer chain and are adjustable y 1"/2.5cm in length.
Beaded Bracelets - La Luna Rose Sundown Sandy beaded bracelets are fastened with an adjustable clasp giving two size options for the 'average' wrist. One sits at a total circumference of approx 16cm and the other at 18.5cm. As all our pieces are individually hand-made, this may vary slightly. If you are concerned about your desired size, please feel free to email us & we can measure one up specifically for you in the design you will be ordering.
La Luna Rose Colour Creator Cuff Bracelets are also fastened with an adjustable clasp giving two size options for the 'average' wrist based on a wider design. One sits at a total circumference of 17.5cm and the other at 19cm. These fit slightly larger than ou As all our pieces are individually hand-made, this may vary slightly. If you are concerned about your desired size, please feel free to email us & we can measure one up specifically for you.
La Luna Rose Sideshow Sally Beaded Bracelets are constructed with a 'loop' system meaning that they do not open up completely but can be adjusted largely in size from a small wrist size measuring 14cm circumference to a larger wrist measuring 19cm circumference. To open them just pull at the end of the beaded section and to close them once on your wrist, pull the tassel heads gently. Again, if you are unsure please feel free to email us here & we can help you work out your size.
Solid Bracelets - Adults Our Solid bracelets are available in 3 sizes and measure 18cm in total circumference for a size SMALL, 19.8cm for a MEDIUM and 21cm for a LARGE. If you would like to check your wrist size, grab a strip of paper, string or tape measure and you can measure your wrist with 3 fingers underneath the string also. If you are still unsure and would like something smaller/bigger made for you, send us an email here and we will see what we can create.
La Luna Rose chain bracelets fit much like the beaded bracelets with an adjustable clasp. Therefore they have two/three size options for you. They sit at a total circumference of approx 17cm, 18cm and 19cm.
*For the Chunky Monkey bracelet we suggest a tighter fit. To be sure of your size here, measure your wrist circumference and use this to order the correct size as shown on the product page.
LA LUNA ROSE ESSENTIALS SIZING
All measurements are on the product pages. Our Essentials necklaces are available in 16" length with an smaller loop at 15" and 18" with an smaller loop at 17".
Our Essentials Bracelets measure 17cm in length with an smaller size loop at 15cm.
Our Essentials Rings are offered in size 6, 7, 8 and 9. We are more than happy to make smaller or larger sizes on request, please just email us here.
LA LUNA ROSE PETITES SIZING
Petites Bracelets - We have a number of options for our bracelets for little girls - they're our top seller and little girls just love them! Our Beaded tassel bracelets have an adjustable sizing system and comfortably fit a little girl from aged 3 - 14. Girls 14 and upwards are recommended to fit our Adults collection however if they have small wrists they will still fit the Petites range. To measure a little girls wrist, please wrap a piece around their wrist with 2 fingers underneath. Mark the paper, and lay flat to measure with a ruler.
Our Petites Sideshow Sally Bracelets are adjustable in length and open up to 18cm in circumference. If you don't have a direct wrist to measure, this bracelet system is almost fail safe and accommodates almost all wrist sizes.
Our Petites Sunday Sandy Bracelets measure 12cm in length with 3 options of length within the clasp system.
Our La Luna Fiesta Bracelets measure 14cm in length/circumference and all have the abiloity to have any of our La Luna Rose charms added to them.
Our Solid silver bracelets for little Petites (To add charms onto) are available in 3 sizes. Baby 4.5cm in diameter (Recommended age 3-5), Small 5cm in diameter (Recommended age 6-10) and Medium 5.5cm diameter (Recommended age 10-15).
Our Petites Chain Bracelets measure 15cm in length with an smaller loop at 12.5cm. If you need larger, feel free to order an adults size.
Petites Rings - Our Petites range also offers rings for little girls. Please measure your childs finger first to ensure you are ordering the correct size. We would recommend a size 3.5 for girls 6-8 and a size 4.5 for girls 8-13 and a size 5-6 for 14-17year olds. However - every finger and body is different! Any questions, just send us and email here and we would be happy to help.
Petites Necklaces - Our La Luna Rose Fine Chain Necklace measure 15" in length with an extra size loop at 14". Our La Luna Fiesta Necklaces measure 34cm in length and all have the ability to have any of our La Luna Rose charms added to them.
If you require any other sizes for any of our items, please just let us know and we will see what we can whip up for you! You can contact us here.