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71 views, 0 by JohnF

What is this machine? Used for name pendant. Youtube link inside

This : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wmWM2tCvP5c It would be really helpful. TIA

822 views, 0 by RoxieLoulou

RoxieLoulou

Vintage inspired jewelry... trendy or timeless?

Hello everyone! I love making vintage-inspired jewelry from the Victorian and Edwardian periods including Steampunk and Boho. I mix them up, adding my own edgy touch to the pieces I create. These periods really inspire me. For the last months,...

27 views, 0 by Handmade Jewelry by Copper Reflections

Handmade Jewelry by Copper Reflections

What is the easy way to make jump rings

We are trying to make our own jump rings in different sizes and shapes; round, oval and maybe square. Is there an easier way of doing this?

2,614 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Skill Sharing: Earrings

Share your tips, tutorials, questions, and support … regarding the creation of earrings. What have you learned from your experiences and your research?

202 views, 0 by m76steve

new pendents

Enclosing pictures of new pendents, items seem to come out pretty nicely, cut , color, clarity. 1st is Brazilian natural pink topaz & Afgani bi-color tourmaline, both stones over 11cts, flawless in 14kt gold, next pendent is a 5 stone chrome...

87 views, 0 by SandyJeweler666

Thick jump rings

Hi! Wanted to ask you where I can find (online) such thick, strong jump rings for pendants? Best if they could be gold plated or stainless steel. I checked Ali, Etsy – nothing. Thank you

58 views, 0 by Calboni

Create a pair of golden ear rings from scratch

Hello everybody this is my first post I would like to create a pair of golden ear rings from scratch for my wife I like hobbies and I am kind of interested in the process, and also I would like to make a surprise to her. Then afterwards I could...

93 views, 0 by Jewlz

Best place to buy semiprecious stones

I am not sure if this is the right place to post this, I guess you will let me know. I am now working part time and want to start making jewellery, for some little extra cash if possible. I have made basic jewellery in the past, I am not a...

55 views, 0 by NessyV

Problem with polishing technique

Hi, I am a jewellery newbie, learning my way through tutorials etc… I have created a pair of silver earrings. And I’m very happy with the result so far. I am now trying to polish them. I am using a Dremel flex shaft, with rubber discs (from...

41 views, 0 by Divya Chugh Jewelry Designers

Divya Chugh Jewelry Designers

Introduction

Hello Everyone, Here I am a newbie and my name is Divya Chugh and I am Jewellery Designer. I hope all you are fine.

33 views, 0 by Henry Rowell

Henry Rowell

Hello

Greetings, community members! The name’s Henry. I work with Anny’s, a Frankston jewellery specialising in custom engagement rings, heirloom jewellery and wholesale loose diamonds. I’m hoping to get design ideas from this blog and offer some...

30 views, 0 by SCH

In search of metal faceted nugget source

Hi fellow jewelers, I’m new to the group and very excited to have found it. I use 2-2.5mm metal nuggets in my work and have recently experienced a bad batch of silver plated nuggets. The plating has worn off within 48 hours of customers...

31 views, 0 by Antique youngster

 Antique youngster

Is this Victorian art deco or just another repro?!

Looking for some assistance found this lovely piece the other day but still can’t tell if it’s Victorian, art deco or just a repro. If feels heavy it smells like copper still can’t find any markings or hallmarks to an artist or an era any and...

42 views, 0 by little10

Question about casting: 18K or 14K??

Hi, I am new to this site and to jewelry making in general. I recently did my first lost wax casting in gold, but had a question that I hope I find an answer to. Now, at first I was planning on making my cast in 14K solid gold. I did all the...

856 views, 0 by franklui

Best Place for Shopping Jewelry Items

Hello Friends!! I am new to this forum & my first query is from where I can buy best quality gold & silver jewelry? I have searched it on google & found “Engraved Designs” is an Online Store which provides all jewelry items at very...

142 views, 0 by Marnat

Marnat

Rolling mill ID needed

I just scored this NOS (new old stock) Rolling mill but is has no name or identifing numbers on it. Does anyone have any idea of maker? Here is the info I do have 1980s vintage 3 inch flat rollers 3.5 to 1 ratio 13 inch handle Any and all...

126 views, 0 by Designs By Southernbelle

Designs By Southernbelle

Wire working

I have been making jewelry for 11 years almost 12 and I am looking into adding wire working into my designs. What are some good tips I need to know about the type of wire or tools you prefer? Is it absolutely necessary to purchase a hammer...

552 views, 0 by Cindy Day

Cindy Day

Jewelry Designs

Hello I love to bead . Some people say I have a serious problem . But if I don’t run out of beads there’s no problem right ?

399 views, 0 by Jewelernoob

Melting down RAW gold questions.

Hey, I am new to the site. I have been slowly building a bracelet for years as I gain more knowledge and understanding of the process of making a fine-quality custom piece. As I afford more, I add more to the bracelet, in terms of higher quality...

157 views, 0 by It's A Wrap - Bracelets & More

It's A Wrap - Bracelets & More

No more Editor's Choice?

Is there not an Editor anymore? It’s been a few months since I’ve received any email notifications and I have not seen any Editor’s Choice being posted either ??