Women, and men, have been draping themselves with gold, silver, jewels and pearls for thousands of years. But did you know...Women were not accepted, or even acknowledged, as professional jewelers until just around the turn of the twentieth century?!
Women Making Jewelry
Posted by Kelly on 2/27/2020
What Is It About Men...?
Posted by Kelly on 2/13/2020
What is it about men...and jewelry? According to historians, men have been wearing jewelry for thousands of years. The trends throughout those years have ranged from minimalist to extravagant, depending on religious beliefs, governing administrations and social standings.
Posted by Kelly on 1/27/2020
While thinking about the coming year, a question came to mind. Do the jewelry makers out there start their new year by organizing their jewelry making supplies? It's certainly a chore a lot of people don't want to tackle; but it's an important part of having a successful business or hobby.
What Page Are You On?
Posted by Kelly on 1/9/2020
It's a brand new chapter in your brand new year. What do you plan to do with it? Will you be jotting down notes about unfinished and leftover projects or are you writing a new outline for your business or your gifting itinerary?
Last Minute Help
Posted by Kelly on 12/19/2019
This time of year, if you make jewelry for gifts or items for your inventory, it's sometimes hard to find ideas for unique designs or distinctive components to add interest to the designs you already have. It can also be a challenge to create something for those on your list you just don't know what to get.