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Satin Doll Café

About Satin Doll Cafe

My name is Gaetana Parris fashion designer, business owner and blogger. I have a passion for all things fashion and design related. I started my blog back in 2007 and over time is have evolved to not only about fashion, trends, design but the love for my business, reading and planning. So sit back and enjoy.

2016 USPS Shipping Rate Increase

Coming soon Posted on %AM, January 13 2016 09:17AM

As you may know or not know but USPS shipping rates will be increasing this Sunday, January 17th. According to the USPS rates are to increase by 12.8% on domestic First Class packages . With most of our order weighing less than the 8oz. you’ll notice an increase in our shipping prices unfortunately. By our calculations that means a $.06 increase. So our shipping for First Class Mail for domestic order is currently $2.54 will increase to $2.60.

We’ll still offer Priority and Express services but won’t know the exact rate increase until the date of the change. If you ever have any question about our shipping rate when making a purchase, feel free to contact us before checking out.

New Hair Accessories

Coming soon Posted on %PM, August 04 2015 01:14PM

We’re happy to announce two new style of hair accessories. Our fabric elastic headbands and knot elastic headbands. Both featuring elastic which make them wearable for everyone. Available in a nice assortment of print.

Fabric Elastic Headbands

Earthy Floral Elastic Headband Price: $18.00

Boho Floral Elastic Headband Price: $18.00

Knot Elastic Headbands

Retro Floral Knot Elastic Headband Price: $13.00

Flower Power Knot Elastic Headband Price: $13.00 (Coming Soon)

Retro Stripe Knot Elastic Headband Price: $13.00 (Coming Soon)

Tell us which style is your favorite.

New Postage Rates

Coming soon Posted on %AM, June 01 2015 10:49AM

As of Sunday, May 31st USPS (United States Postal Service) Rates increased across the board.

Here is a list of service rate changes.
Rate and Service Updates

  • *There will be a 5.1% average increase for domestic First Class packages, with the most notable change for 1-3 oz packages.
  • *First Class International package rates will rise by an average of 7.2%.
  • *Priority Mail International rates will rise by an average of 5.5%.
  • *Priority Mail Express International rates will rise by an average of 6.7%.
  • *Domestic Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express rates will remain unchanged.
  • *Zone-based pricing will be introduced for Priority Mail
    International packages to Canada. *Zones are determined using your origin
    ZIP Code and proximity to an International Service Center (ISC) and
    range from zones one through eight. Pricing is not based on the Canadian

So what does this all mean to you our customers. Well because of the increase we had to increase our shipping rates as well. We are still offering First Class for Domestic and International orders. Additionally, Priority and Express Mail is also still available. All new shipping rates will be added to our website upon it’s completion of updating.

Our previous rate for domestic shipment was $3.37 and have now increased to $4.04-$4.44. Depending on the weight of the item. Internationally varies like it always does due to the zone.

Priority Flat Rate has increased from $5.75 to $5.95.

Free shipping will still be available for Domestic order of $50 or more. Simply use the code FREE50SHIP at checkout. For international orders of $150 or more, free shipping is available with the code WORLDWIDE. Feel free to use them in our Etsy Shop. They both end at the end of 2015.

If you have any questions or comments, while checking out feel free to send us a message in our Etsy shop or by email at

We’re Celebrating All Month Long

Coming soon Posted on %AM, November 01 2014 10:16AM

is always a special month to the Satin Doll team with it being the
birthday month of our owner, Gaetana. Since she celebrates all month
long it’s only right we celebrate with her. Keep this calendar handy all
month long. We’ll be having random sales and giveaways and you don’
want to miss out..Make sure you’re follow us on all our social media
networks so you’ll be in the know. Psst…. The week of November 18th
you don’t want to miss out. It will be our biggest sale of the year and
it might even last a week I hear. But you didn’t hear that from us.
(wink, wink)

We’re Going Away but Still Open

Coming soon Posted on %AM, January 10 2014 09:46AM

As you may see from the title, the Satin Doll team is going away. To where, we won’t say. You’ll have to come here to our blog to find out the details but we can say is that our website and Etsy shop will be open. Starting January 12-22nd, we’ll be away but don’t fret you’ll still be able to place orders. Unfortunately, they won’t be processed and shipped until the 22nd. You’ll receive a order confirmation with a friendly reminder that we are away.

We’ll leave the same details in our shops announcements
for you to see before purchasing. For general questions and concerns,
feel free to still email us at our general email.We’ll get back to you promptly. For custom orders and the Earring of the Month Club subscription, feel free to contact us via. our customer service .

EOTM Club subscriptions received during this time will be shipped out
when we return. Additionally, since we are away during the January
deadline all subscriptions will receive January earrings instead of
February. February earrings will be shipped out as normally.

We look forward to sharing our mini adventure with you.

Satin Doll & Co. Partners with Ambition Box

Coming soon Posted on %PM, March 27 2013 06:22PM

If you haven’t seen our facebook post, tweet or instagram post then you might not know that we have partnered with Ambition Box. What or who is Ambition Box??? We’ll Ambition Box is a month subscription box filled with 4-5 sample products tailored for you try.Consisting of cosmetic, beauty and lifestyle products.

Are you excited yet? We hope you are. They launch April 19th and they already have over 100 subscribers all anticipating the launch. To see who may also be in future boxes, head over to the Ambition Box Facebook page . Feel free to like their page.

What will we be bringing to the Ambition Box??? Well, we will be including our Braided Chain bracelets.Yes the ones available on our website. We won’t tell you the color(s) or style(s), you’ll just have to wait and see. Hopefully you’ll become a subscriber of their boxes and you’ll see firsthand what we offer. But here’s a little hint, they’re aren’t on our website.Which means they’re exclusive pieces. Yes,we know you’re excited now.

So head over to their page for more details and remember the launch is April 19th.

3 New Collections/Lines

Coming soon Posted on %PM, January 13 2013 12:23PM

With every new year comes new collections and lines.These we’ve been working on since 2012 and beyond and we’re ready to debut our amazing ideas. In the coming days and weeks,you’ll notice a ton of oldies but goodies going on sale.We’ll be doing this to make room for all the new pieces to come. We highly suggest you check them out because once they’re gone they most likely won’t be coming back unless they’re a customer favorite and then will be added to our signature line. Enough chit chat, here’s briefing of what’s coming soon.

Harem” Collection/Line:
This collection will feature a gorgeous gold plated,silver plated,rose gold plated and antique bronze slave/hand bracelets.

Afro Chic” Collection/Line:
This collection will feature a wide variety of hand painted beaded wooden dangle earrings.

Zodiac” Collection/Line:
This collection will feature just like the name says pieces related to the zodiac.

Which one sounds like you’re favorite? We’re keeping the descriptions short and sweet to not give away too much but we can guarantee that you won’t be disappointed in any of them. All collections will be permanent lines, so no worry about them being discontinued at anytime.

Just like we said above we’ll be having random sales to move pieces out to make room for these new collections. So starting today until Sunday 1/20, selected Armcandy pieces are on sale 20-30% OFF.There is no code needed. You’ll find them in our Sales & Specials section.

Don’t worry we’ll give you a heads up when each collection is debuting.Until then, stay fashionable…

New for the New Year

Coming soon Posted on %PM, January 21 2011 01:06PM

We’ve been busy in 2010 into 2011 making new products for the Satin Doll website and wanted to give you a sneak peek. This is just a tip of the ice burg of what we have in store for new products available at Satin Doll & Co.

First up, hair pins…
Everybody does the flower hair pins but we plan on offering some unique flower hair pins,along side some unique shapes and patterns.
We’ve created tons of earrings to add to the Satin Doll website and here’s just one of the many pieces we’ve created. Aren’t they pretty?!?!
Just one of many gorgeous new bracelets we will be adding.This one can be worn as a bracelet or even a anklet.
Hair combs have always been very popular in our Etsy shop and we’ve create several new styles our the website.

Stay tuned, in the coming weeks we’ll be adding new products to all the sections of our website.

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