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Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #5: Protecting Copper and Brass Jewelry from Tarnish: Learning the Hard Way

I have been making copper and Brass jewelry now for about three years now and love the mediums. I love that super shiny color it has most of all. However, copper and brass have a very bad draw back, they turn at the drop of a hat. Breath on it...

Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #8: Super Excited!

Super excited to share this with you guys! Raziela Designs to Participate in Luxury Pre-Event Celebrity Gift Lounge in Honor of the 2015 Primetime Emmy Nominees and Presenters We are pleased to announce Raziela Designs, in association with...

Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #2: So You Think You Are Ready For a Craft Show?

Okay….so you have been crafting some time now and have like a ton of stuff made and you want to sell at an upcoming arts and crafts fair. Here are some tips that will majorly help you out! I am by no means an expert. I have however been doing...

Jewelers.Community Awards - Glass Beads #4: And the Winners Are ...

Glass Beads Awards are behind us and we ended with 27 amazing entries! I’m pleased to announce the winners. Here are the winning creations: Winner $50 Cash Prize Jewelers.Community T-Shirt “Dandelion Summer” beaded rope by...

Jewelers.Community Awards - Glass Beads #1: Announcement

Theme: Glass Beads It’s summer and summer means time for the beach; and beaches mean sand; and sand is turned into glass; and glass is turned into glass beads; and glass beads are made into extraordinary piece of jewelry … and that means...

Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #7: The 99¢ War - A Pricing Experiment

I have been reading and doing some research on pricing lately. There seems to be a ton of buzz surrounding .99 instead of having .00 at the end of your prices. There are whole articles written in psychology magazines and marketing magazines. ...

Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #1: Photography, What I Learned the Hard Way

Oh, the dreaded photography subject. I am by NO means a professional on ANY level, but I can at least share with you my photography journey. And yes, I know my grammer SUCKS! I’m sure there are a few people who would say I need to go back to...

Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #11: Finally!

Last year, I was asked if I wanted to have one of my projects I had created for PrimaBead.com to a part of a magazine published by Interweave called “beading daily jewelry”. (Yes, the title is all lowercase.) I agreed since it had been almost...

Coffee, Beads, and Blogging #10: It Keeps Getting Better

Received this email today, and I am over the moon! “Hi there, My name is Laura, and I am the editor of AllFreeJewelryMaking.com, a free resource for jewelry tutorials. You have already submitted this wonderful homemade jewelry project to our...

Jewelers.Community Awards - Glass Beads #2: Call For Entries

Entry period of the Jewelers.Community Awards – Glass Beads is now officially open and will close on July 24. Theme: Glass Beads It’s summer and summer means time for the beach; and beaches mean sand; and sand is turned into glass; and...