Fashion fix - Let your bra straps show! Don't worry about hiding them when you're wearing shoulder jewelry.
Strappys Beaded Bra Straps Feautured on TheDailyGrommet.com
Featuring an interview with owner Allison Mercer
January 16th, 2012
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Jackie Silver loves Strappys. Jackie Silver from “Aging Backwards” gives tips on how to look younger every Wednesday on Nancy & Chris in the Morning on Tampa BayMix 100.7. Jackie featured Strappys Decorative Bra Straps on her segment, Beauty School Wednesday. Here is Jackie in our latest beaded bra straps, Silver and Gold. She comments that “it’s like wearing jewelry on your shoulders.”
Jackie is the author of Aging Backwards. Jackie is 50 and still gets carded for wine. Listen to the recording of Jackie & Strappys.
Say goodbye to hiding ugly bra straps with Strappys -- a hip and happening line of decorative bra straps! They are easy to use, lightweight, and great looking. SpinDaily's Katherine tries on a few pair to show you why we love them.
"With these jewelry style straps rather than regular bras straps I kind of want my bra straps to show." We have no idea how she hooked the straps up the way she did in back but we congratulated her for her creativity. (Generally they're worn straight over the shoulder or crossing in the back).
Hollywood, CA , March 4, 2009– The owner of Strappys Decorative Bra Straps, Allison Mercer, was thrilled when her unique product line of interchangeable bra straps were chosen as part of a special gift suite for entertainment celebrities in honor of the 2009 Oscars in Hollywood, California. More than 75 VIPs chose to take home a pair of these interchangeable jewelry bra straps. This spring you’ll probably see this fashion accessory on some noticeable shoulders.
Mercer said she wasn’t surprised when stars like Camryn Manheim (The Practice) and Jennifer Love Hewitt (Ghost Whisperer) raved over Strappys. Even the newest judge on American Idol, Kara DioGuardi, was impressed by the simplicity and stunning effect of Strappys.
Not only the glamorous women of Hollywood were enthusiastic about this fashion solution, but even men – like the entire Silver Medal Winning Men’s Water Polo Team – found them “hot.” “I’ve had a number of customer’s write to me to tell me that men really like it when they wear their Strappys," said Mercer.
Strappys Decorative Bra Straps evolved as a fashion solution for Mercer, who needed to solve the pesky problem of peek-a-boo straps and slipping strapless bras. Strappys Decorative Bra Straps definitely turn heads. They take a fashion faux pas and turn it into a fashion statement in one simple step – just hook a jewelry strand to your convertible/strapless bra. Strappys offers over 40 different styles of interchangeable decorative bra straps, so women everywhere can let their straps show fashionably.
Choose from jewelry bra straps with encrusted rhinestones for a casual chic or elegant look – or try beaded or decorated fabric straps to enhance any outfit. You’ll be surprised at how many fashion options you’ll have with Strappys. And when you’re wearing them, you can go out with confidence.
For the perfect fashion accessory, appreciated by men and women, check out Strappys Decorative Bra Straps online at www.strappys.com, at specialty stores throughout the country or through sales representatives in various states.
Denver, CO, May 4, 2009 — Strappys Decorative Bra Straps has been recognized as one of the top 200 mom-owned businesses in StartupNation’s 2009 Leading Moms In Business Competition.The competition, sponsored by VerticalResponse, points to Mercer’s success as an entrepreneur and distinguishes Mercer and her business as “a business to watch in 2010.”
Strappys Decorative Bra Straps evolved as a fashion solution for owner, Allison Mercer, who needed to solve the problem of unsightly bra straps and slipping strapless bras. Mercer started Strappys in 2006 when living in the warm climate of San Diego. She brought this unique and innovative fashion accessory to Colorado in 2008. Her original product offering was decorated detachable fabric bra straps. She now offers over 30 different designs of interchangeable bra straps – jewelry, beaded and fabric styles. Although she often refers to Strappys as an Internet business, Mercer’s products are sold at specialty stores throughout the country and through sales representatives in various states.
“Moms across America were honored in this year’s ranking, showing that they’re capable of starting and running successful businesses while managing to balance family, career, home and self,” said Rich Sloan, co-founder of StartupNation. "Well over 600,000 votes were cast in support of several thousand contestants. What an incredible achievement to be named a winner, and what an inspiration for anyone looking to start their own business.”
“It’s challenging for anyone to start and run a successful business – particularly in this economy. These women are setting the standard for innovation and creativity,” said Janine Popick, founder and CEO of VerticalResponse. Additional information is found at http://www.startupnation.com.
Strappys.com is more than an online shopping cart for jewelry, beaded and fabric bra straps. Mercer has also added a line of fashion solution products that help women look and feel sexy – without giving up comfort. Mercer also believes that businesses have a responsibility to give back to the community and has partnered with the Lungevity Foundation and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, For straps purchased in their Shop Believe, as in believe in a cure, Strappys donates 20% of the purchase price to these organizations.
We were thrilled when we discovered Aly Walansky’s Facebook page featured Aly wearing Strappys Pink Roses bra straps! So who is Aly Walansky? Well first of all she’s a hot young blonde gal who has the sense not to ruin her outfit with clear bra straps. She chose Strappys Decorative Bra Straps to add her own personal touch to her dress. In other words, she knows fashion accessories. Well, here’s the full scoop about Aly…She is iVillage’s shopping expert. She writes their Steals & Deals blog, and also does a bunch of beauty/style features.
She is also the beauty & style and love & sex editor for SheKnows.com, and writer of a bunch of beauty and shopping blogs.
Most women love to wear a bra all the time and with so many sundresses and little summary shirts, it is not so easy. We found the answer. And no it is not the plastic bra strap that digs into your skin that is very noticeable, it is this simple and great concept of Strappys. Not only do Strappys liven up that dress or shirt you want to wear, it makes your bra straps look like part of your outfit. Pack a selection of shoulder jewelry bra straps for your next trip.