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20% DISCOUNT ON ALL NAUTICAL BRACELETS THIS NOVEMBER

Imamo poseban poklon za tebe 🎁 Nemoj nikome reći, ovo je samo između nas 🤫 Uživaj u 20% popusta na SVE! 😯

We have a special gift for you. Do not tell anyone, it's just between us 🤫 Enjoy 20% discount on EVERYTHING! 

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In-Store Autumn Sales: 20% Discount on All Items in Stock!

Starting September 1st, all our shops on the Adriatic Coast are welcoming you with a great Autumn Sales offer: 20% off on any item in stock!
The discounts are available until our the Dubrovnik, Split (Trogirska 8) and Rovinj shops are going to get closed for the winter time. 
The Zadarska 1 shop in Split will be open off-season too, so the 20% discounts will continue here until December...when we are preparing a new promotion!
So if you are thinking to get some of our beautifully handmade nautical jewellery as Christmas presents, now it is the time to do some early shopping!
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BLACK FRIDAY WEEK: Shop now with 40-60% off for all our handmade nautical bracelets, necklaces and key-rings!

BLACK FRIDAY WEEK is ON! Shop now and save 40-60% for all the cool handmade nautical bracelets in our online shop!

Iskoristi fenomenalna sniženja u sklopu tjedna CRNOG PETKA! Šopingiraj sada i uživaj u popustima od 40 do čak 60% na našem online dućanu!

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-40% End-of-Season Sale!!!

It has been a great 2017 season, we loved meeting so many new people and making so many new friends, in our shop in Split (which received the Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor this year), and also in our new shop in Dubrovnik (which we opened in February 2017 and it quickly became as popular ar its "big brother" from Split).

As we have already announced on our Store Locations page, both our Croatian brick-and-mortar shops will be closed from 30.10.2017 until 25.03.2018. But - wait for it!!! -  for the last three days of the 2017 season we have prepared a massive 40% sale on all our items.

The sale is available exclusively in stores. So, if you happen to be in Dubrovnik or Split on 27-29.10.2017, make sure to stop by and get yourself a treat! Here is where you can find us:

Split, Croatia - Trogirska 8, close to Riva (Old Town) - GET DIRECTIONS

Dubrovnik, Croatia - Antuninska 5, close to Stradun (Old Town)  - GET DIRECTIONS

Break Time Croatia. Best souvenirs in Split and Dubrovnik

 

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Wanna take over our Instagram account for a day?

If you ever visited our Instagram page (which, btw, went through a name change and is now called @breaktimecroatia instead of @breaktimenautical) you have probably noticed that it does not really follow the "rules" of having an unified style, same filters etc.

And that is because we believe in diversity, because our fans are also really diverse. People of all ages, occupations, hobbies, styles, from Croatia but also from dozens of world countries, love our handmade nautical bracelets and send us photos with them. Me and my husband - he makes the bracelets - we are as happy as kids every time we receive a photo from you, guys. Your love means a lot to us, it really does! So we publish as many as we can on our Insta page (I apologise if it happened that you tagged us and I did not reply and repost your photo - pls send me a DM, it was unintentional :)

Amazing ladies from Quebec, Canada visited the Break Time Croatia shop in DubrovnikThree generations, a whole German family, now wearing Break Time nautical bracelets

Just married couple from South Africa - he got her an anchor bracelet as a honeymoon presentYoung couple from Dubrovnik wearing Break Time nautical braceletsPink nautical anchor bracelet in our Break Time shop in Split, Croatia

In the photos above we have just a very small part of our amazing customers. I loved the energy of the ladies from Quebec, Canada (first row, left) who visited us in Dubrovnik, and the fact that three generations of a fun German family got nautical bracelets from our shop in Split (first row, right). I was very moved by the South-African couple who were married only 9 days and he chose to get her one of our anchor bracelets as a honeymoon present (second row, left). I am a sucker for people in love, actually, so I loved also meeting this local couple from Dubrovnik (second row, middle). And I am now following the Insta adventures onboard a cruise ship of the cool lady in pink (who is a badass DJ, by the way!). 

What I want to say is that we see our Facebook and Instagram pages as a place where our fans are gathering and exchanging cool photos with their Break Time nautical bracelets. So it actually came naturally to us the idea of YOU, our fans, the people who believe what we make is cool enough to spend your money buying one or more pieces, taking over our Instagram account for a day and post stories of how your day goes, and also photos on the main page, as if it was your own Insta page. You do not have to be an "influencer" (meaning that you do not have to have hundreds of thousands of followers). All you have to be is in love with our bracelets and to like taking photos and sharing them with others :)

Take over the Break Time Croatia Instagram account for a day

Today we had a first such experiment! Dijana Kocic aka @ambiciozna was the boss of @breaktimecroatia page. She posted stories from Rovinj (Istria region of Croatia) and she also posted three photos on the main page. She had complete control over what stories she posted (she basically took us with her through the day) and we only asked her that two of the photos for the main page should feature a Break Time bracelet, while the third photo can be anything she wants from Rovinj. And this is what she posted (thank you for sharing a day with us, Dijana!):

 Break Time Croatia. Handmade Nautical Bracelets. For Her. For Him. For Kids.

Here are also a few stories that Dijana posted throughout the day:

 Break Time Croatia anchor bracelet in RovinjBreak Time Croatia anchor bracelet in Rovinj

Break Time Croatia anchor bracelet in RovinjRiva in Rovinj, Istria, Croatia

Bottom line is that we want to repeat this. So - if you are our fan (meaning that you own one or more Break Time nautical bracelets) and if you would like to be in charge of our Insta for a day and show us around your town, your home, your workplace, your school or your holiday - send us a DM on our Instagram page! 

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Handmade nautical bracelets - From Croatia, with love

Two main things happened in the last 24 hours that made us feel proud and happy. First, last night, was this article published by Total Croatia Sailing - if you read it, you will understand why :)

Second, this morning, was waking up to find an email from Trip Advisor, announcing us that our Split shop was awarded the Certificate of Excellence, for constant good reviews. Cannot wait to receive our personalised award, to frame it and showcase it in the shop. And we are grateful to all the media love and to all of our customers who took the time to write such nice things about us on Trip Advisor or on our Facebook pages (we have yet to receive a bad review, which is amazing).

Break Time Croatia - Best Shopping Destination in Split

 It is a great feeling to have your work appreciated and rewarded. We love these moments and they make us keep wanting to do better and to be better. So keep on letting us know when we succeed and when we fail. Thank you!

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The new DUBROVNIK nautical bracelets with black stainless steel compass - COMING SOON!

The absolute winner in terms of popularity amongst our male customers, the black compass bracelets are back with a vengeance!

The new Dubrovnik Collection of nautical bracelets with decorative compass is made with stainless steel shackles. The collection using silver colour compass shackles was launched last month and now we are preparing to launch the black compass shackle version. Check it out below - doesn't it look crazy good? Watch our blog, follow us on Facebook and Instagram - and we will let you know when you can finally order yours online or get it in our Croatian shops in Dubrovnik or Split!

Dubrovnik by Break Time Croatia. Nautical Bracelets. Men Jewellery. Fashion for men. Black compass bracelets.

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The new all black waterproof anchor bracelet is here!

The "all black" anchor bracelet was the most popular of our original Split collection, so we wanted to bring it back, but in a water-resistant version, like all the other new Split anchor bracelets.

So - ta-ra-ra-ra!!! - we are happy to introduce the new & improved Split by Break Time "all black" anchor bracelet!

Split by Break Time Croatia - all black anchor bracelet - waterproof

This cool piece of nautical jewellery is handmade with an alloy anchor covered in rubber, which not only looks and feels great, but also makes it waterproof, so you can wear it 24/7 without fear that will get rusty in the salty sea water.

And because we are excited about this new bracelet and we want you, our fans, to test it and tell us what you think, we thought to introduce it with a promotional price! So take advantage of our limited 25% off price and order yours now!

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