Press inquiries:

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Press Releases:

April 2010 - "Family Connections are Made with Mothers Day in Mind"
Jan 19, 2010 - "A Jewellery Collection Created with a Blend of Passion and Design!"
Sept 29, 2008 - "Metal for Monsters: Artists Collaborate on Limited Edition Stainless Steel Pendants to Raise Funds for UNICEF"
Dec 7, 2005 - "Sterile No More - Blend Creations Warms Up Stainless Steel Jewelry"

Interviews:

October 2010 - Kelly Alexander Interviews Vivian Cheng about Blend Creations' Metal for Monsters project as a way of giving back.

February 2010 - Vivian Cheng, co-owner and designer at Blend Creations talks to Rogers Daytime Ottawa about Blend Creations and the Valentine's Day collection for 2010:

Other video:

October 18, 2011: CommandN - episode 247 - Amber Mac talks about our Twitter necklaces:

Celebrities with Blend Creations:


Samantha Harris
, correspondent for Entertainment Tonight - Samantha has a Pink Sea Fossil Torus necklace.
Anya Sarre, Fashion Stylist - Anya has a Lime green Italian Murano Torus necklace.
Angie Poirier, Host of /A\ Morning, /A\ Channel Ottawa - Angie has a Connection necklace with accents representing her family members.
Rick Campanelli, Host of ET Canada - Rick has a pair of bamboo and stainless steel cufflinks.
Anna Cyzon, Musician - Anna has a blue sea fossil torus necklace.
Tosha Dash of Candy Coated Killahz - Tosha has a pink sea fossil torus necklace.
DJ Chris LaRoque - Chris has a pair of emoticon stainless steel cufflinks.

Print coverage:

Lou Lou magazine - March 2012
Lou Lou, March 2012
-
Featuring our Flower lace cuff
bracelet
in the
"Lou Lou Deals" section.

Lou Lou magazine - August 2009
Ottawa At Home,
July/August 2010
- Featuring our
Connection necklaces in the
'Home Grown' feature.

Lou Lou magazine - May 2010
Lou Lou, May 2010
-
Featuring our Connection
necklaces
in the
"Lou Lou Deals" section.
Lou Lou magazine - May 2010
Lou Lou, May 2010
-
Featuring our Connection
necklaces
in the
"Lou Lou Deals" section.
Digital Artist, issue 2
Digital Artist,
Issue 2
- Featuring our
Metal for Monsters pendants.

Lou Lou magazine - August 2009
Lou Lou, August 2009 -
Featuring our torus necklaces in the
"Lou Lou Deals" section.

Communication Arts - December 2008
Communication Arts,
December 2008
- Featuring our
Metal for Monsters project.

Lou Lou magazine - November 2008
Lou Lou, November 2008
-
Featuring our washi pendants in the
"Lou Lou Deals" section.

Dynamic Graphics + Create - October 2008
Dynamic Graphics + Create,
October 2008 - Editorial feature on
our Metal for Monsters pendants.

Real Simple - December 2006
Real Simple, December 2006
- Editorial feature on our Red
plum blossoms
washi pendants.

Ottawa at Home - April 2008
Ottawa at Home, April 2008 -
Featuring our round necklaces in
the "fab finds" section.
Metropolis Magazine - Winter 2006
Metropolis , Winter 2006 -
Featuring our washi pendants
in the "Time for Giving" section.


Ottawa Citizen - December 8, 2007 - The Ottawa 100-Mile gift guide: For the glitterati, ubercool stainless steel jewelry

On-line coverage:

Geek Sugar - June 24, 2012: Swim Into Summer with a Text Bubble Whale Pendant
Holy Cool - June 20, 2012: Text Bubble Whale Pendant
Tecca.com - February 10, 2012: Tech's Appeal: Valentine's Gadget Gifts
TrendHunterTV - February 7, 2012: Top 20 Trends in 2012 Forecast (Our necklaces are featured as #17 Virtual Fashion)
Make Use Of - February 7, 2012: Three Websites with Geeky Jewelry that Will Wow Your Valentine
Yummy Mummy Club - February 7, 2012: Gifts for Her this Valentine's Day
Ladies of Craft Beer - January 30, 2012: Fun and Functional Jewelry for Beer Lovers
GASP! | 8 Asians - January 24, 2012: Asymmetric Fusion Necklace
Drink With The Wench - January 5, 2012: FTW: Beer. Jewelry.
Savvy Mom - December 15, 2011: Operation 'Get That Gift', Holiday Gift Ideas in Ottawa
WCSH6 - Portland Maine - December 7, 2011: Geek Gifts with Rich Brooks
Trendhunter - November 25, 2011: Twitter-coded jewelry
Outblush - November 24, 2011: Blend Creations Black Disc Bottle-Opener Pendant
Simply Frugal - November 15, 2011: The 2011 Simply Frugal Holiday Gift Guide for Women
GASP! | 8 Asians - November 7, 2011: Twitter necklace by Blend Creations
My Kawaii Space - October 30, 2011: Have a Kawaii Halloween!
2Modern blog - October 29, 2011: Worldly Pendant Necklaces with Double Duty
Super Cute Kawaii - October 6, 2011: Halloween At Blend
Trendhunter - October 1, 2011: Innovative Abstract Accessories
If It's Hip, It's here - August 31, 2011: Church Keys To the City. Map-Engraved Beer Bottle Opener Necklaces
Dudecraft - September 2, 2011: Pop a Top Necklaces
The Gadgeteer - August 29, 2011: Identify Yourself with a QR Code
Outblush - July 26, 2011: Blend Creations QR Code Necklace Pendant
Outblush - June 16, 2011: Blend Creations Chinese Cloisonné Torus Necklaces
Design Milk - June 6, 2011: Honeycomb Necklace
ReCraft - June 5, 2001: ReCraft Your Style: Modern Cufflinks with QR Barcode
Outblush - June 3, 2011: Blend Creations At Symbol Twitter Necklace
Notcot - May 27, 2011: A Pendant That Doubles as a Hex Wrench
Modern Home + Living - May 26, 2011: Blend Creations' Honeycomb Pendant
TrendHunter - May 26, 2011: Tooltastic Pendants
TrendsNow - May 26, 2011: Honeycomb Pendant
Geeks Are Sexy - May 26, 2011 - Honeycomb Pendant Doubles Up As A Wrench
The Daily What Geek - May 26, 2011: Wrench Necklace of the Day
Alltop | Holy Kaw - May 26, 2011: Fashion and Functionality: The Wrench Necklace
Wired - May 26, 2011: Nerdy Necklace Is Really a Multitool
Gizmodo - May 25, 2011: Desired: A Wrench Necklace
LikeCool - May 25, 2011: Honeycomb Pendant with a Secret Purpose
Epheriell Designs - May 25, 2011: Blend Creations – and a little special for you, dear reader!
Craft: blog - May 24, 2011: A Honeycomb Pendant with a Secret Purpose
Super Cute Kawaii! - May 6, 2011: Blend Creations featuring our Bunny Charmer necklaces
Going Home to Roost - May 4, 2011: Mother's Day Gift Ideas featuring our Hydrangea necklaces
DesignSource Ottawa - May 4, 2011: Geek Chic featuring our Twitter pendant & QR code pendant
Babble - May 3, 2011: Quick! Have You Bought Your Mom a Gift Yet?
2Modern blog - April 23: A Modern Twist on Mother’s Day Flowers
Readymade Blog - April 22, 2011: Well-rounded week featuring our Sea Fossil Torus necklaces
The Gadget Guy - April 22, 2011: Eight great gadget gifts for Mother's Day featuring our Twitter necklace & QR code pendant
Lap Top Mag - April 19, 2011: Top 10 Mother's Day Gadget Gift Ideas
Cool Mom Tech - February 9, 2011: QR Code cufflinks are 2011's secret love letter
Pulse2 - February 3, 2011: 30 Valentines Day Gifts to Get For Your Geeky Significant Other
BuzzFeed - January 21, 2011: Twitter Necklace
The Independent - January 19, 2011: Weekly design dictionary: emotional austerity, the Flipi, QR cufflinks
Trend Hunter - January 19, 2011: Social Media Jewelry - The Twitter Handle Necklace Boasts Your Site
Bit Rebels - January 18, 2011: Keep Twitter Near Your Heart: The Twitter Charm Necklace
Nylon Magazine - January 18, 2011: Good Idea or Bad Idea: Twitter Trinkets?
Geek Sugar - January 17, 2011: Twitter Handle Necklaces: Totally Geeky or Geek Chic?
Barcode News - January 17, 2011: QR Code Cufflinks, a Secret Message?
Holy Cool - January 17, 2011: Twitter Charm Necklace
Wedding Nouveau - January 2011: Facebook, Twitter & Skype Wedding Inspiration
She Knows - October 2010: Hallowe'en Parties for Grown-ups (luxe Hallowe'en gift)
Entertainment Tonight - October 14, 2010: Video: Samantha Harris' Baby Shower
Purple Pink and Orange - April 22, 2010: Six Quick Picks: Lovely Rings
Itty Biz - December 5, 2009 - Gift Guide 2009
A Peek Inside the Fishbowl - December 4, 2009: Giveaway alert! Gorgeous goods from Blend Creations
Indie Fixx - November 18, 2009: Wednesday Indie Artist Fixx with Blend Creations
Indie North - November 14, 2009: Contemporary Beauty with Blend Creations
Cool Mom Picks - October 9, 2009: These necklaces have me spinning
Splendicity - October 1, 2009: Win a Torus necklace from Blend
Splendicity - May 30, 2009: Whimsical Jewelry for a Good Cause
Josh Spear - March 13, 2009: Metal for Monsters for Mom
Inhabitots - March 4, 2009: Mother's Day Monster Art Contest (Metal for Monsters)
NOTCOT - December 20, 2008: Metal for Monsters!
Simply Stated (A Real Simple Blog) - November 20, 2008: Gift-giving Etiquette
Stylelist - October 31, 2008: Blend Creations launches Metal for Monsters to benefit UNICEF
Cool Mom Picks - October 1, 2008: Monsters Giving Back
Designspotter - September 24, 2008: Metal for Monsters - raising money for UNICEF
Drawn! - September 23, 2008: Metal for Monsters
Neatorama - September 18, 2008: Metal for Monsters
Full Cart - August 21, 2008: A Necklace to Drive Away the Blues
Kevin Carroll Katalyst - August 20, 2008: Wednesday Monster: Tiffany Monster
Josh Spear - August 13, 2008: Metal for Monsters
Ponoko Blog - July 7, 2008: What's in Store: Laser Cut Summer Cards
The Bag Lady - July 3, 2008: Blend Creations' Beautiful Pendants
Nolé Style and Beauty - April 11, 2008 - Pretties from Blend Creations
Motherhood Uncensored - April 2, 2008: Swear-bys and an April giveaway
Cool Mom Picks - March 24, 2008: Having Conquered the Clavicle, Blend Creations Takes on the Earlobe
Spork Fashion - February 21, 2008: Five Lusts Right This Second
Cool Mom Picks - December 24, 2007: Editors' Best of 2007: Baubles & Bags
Celebrity Baby Blog - November 12, 2007: Blend Creations' Droolworthy Jewelry
Her Accessories - November 8, 2007: Her Accessories early Christmas shopping wish list
Asian Buzz - November 7, 2007: Holiday Gift Idea #3 - Chinese Zodiac Pendants
Cuteable - October 25, 2007: Clinks = Cute + links
Cool Mom Picks - October 22, 2007: Rake Leaves? No Thanks, I'll Wear Them
Damn I Like That - October 22, 2007: Round "Blue Hydrangea" Foliage Necklace
Her Accessories - October 3, 2007: More steel & washi paper jewelry
Her Accessories - September 20, 2007: Steel & paper chokers
Spork Fashion - June 26, 2007: Blend Creations jewelry: East meets west
A Girl Must Shop - June 11, 2007: Gone but not forgotten
Damn I Like That - May 23, 2007: Mother of pearl necklace by Blend Creations
Cool Mom Picks - December 2006: Holiday 2006 Gift Guide
What - November 17, 2006: Minimal and Monotone (featuring vintage mah jong pendant)
Plinth & Chintz - November 2006: Twelve Hot Sites for Cool Gifts: 'For a graphic artist'
Daily Candy - August 15, 2006: Paper Cuts: Blend Creations' washi pendants
StylehiveBlog - August 14, 2006: Hot Brand: Blend Creations, Asian-inspired stainless steel pendants
Fashion Tribes Daily - August 11, 2006: Stylehive Buzz: Take a mini vacation somewhere more interesting
Funky Finds - July 25, 2006: Blend Creations
The Bag Lady - June 2006: Blend Creations' pendants
Independent Luxe - May 27, 2006: Beautiful notecards
Design Spotter - May 2006: Blend Creations
Cool Mom Picks - May 7, 2006: Washi and wear
Modish - April 28, 2006: Writing comes naturally
Jewelry Making @ Bloglander - March 29, 2006: Blend Creations
Omiru, Style for All- March 22, 2006: Washi Pendant - Daisies on Red
Mighty Goods - February 14, 2006: Washi paper necklaces
Mania TV - January 2006: Shop Surf - Blend Creations
design*sponge - September 26, 2005: Blend Creations