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1,212 views, 2 by Martin Sojka

Martin Sojka

You know you're a jewelry maker, if ...

1. every nook and cranny in your home is stuffed with beads :) Let’s hear yours …

272 views, 0 by Jessica Vibes

Jessica Vibes

Jewelry Addict on the Loose

I’m Jessica and I’m addicted to jewelry much like people are hooked on to drugs. I’m always looking for creative jewelry inspirations and I’m here to catch anything that’ll help me expand my jewelry collection far and wide. Hoping to hear from...

542 views, 1 by Robyn

Robyn

Whats your Favorite bead stitch/ Jewelry making technique

I love doing bead stitch my fav is the brick stitch, it can create so many beautiful patterns, and its a quick stitch. My most hated was right angle weave, its simple enough right? Round and round you go, ( this was years ago) I was determined to...

327 views, 0 by Jewelryonthego

Jewelryonthego

Is your jewelry selling?

I can’t seem to figure it out. Everyone says I make beautiful jewelry, why can’t I sell it? I use plenty of colors, I use good products and I put my all into what I do. There has got to be a reason! If people can not buy your jewelry for $1.00,...

148 views, 0 by coolerchick

How did you learn to make jewelry?

Hello all, I’m interested in learning how to make jewelry. Actually charms and pendants. How did you guys start? Did you go to college? Is there a difference between jewelry making and pendant making? Sorry just starting out and thought...

160 views, 0 by Sharon

Sharon

Newbie to Jewelry making - Crafting for years

Hi – I am Sharon, owner of Bayou Rose Bazaar! I have always loved crafting. It all started many (many) years ago. In 2003 I started painting on glass and selling my creations on ebay, a website, and craft fairs. Hurricane Katrina hit and it all...

138 views, 0 by Jewelryonthego

Jewelryonthego

Jewelry Making is a hell of a drug

I am new on this site and I just love it. I am looking forward to meeting new people that understands the habit of a jewelry maker. When you make jewelry, everything is a chore. Is this gift from the devil? How many beads can you have? All I do...

296 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 ?

101 views, 0 by RoxieLoulou

RoxieLoulou

Hello fellow jewelry makers!

Happy to be joining you in this fabulous community!

264 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,...

102 views, 0 by txkevin

Custom Jewelry expectations

I wanted to see If people in the industry could give me some perspective on design expectations and common industry practices. For Christmas I had a custom piece of jewelry made that consisted of a pendant and 10 – .25 ct diamonds set in a...

96 views, 0 by karmacrafterz

organic resin for jewelry

does any of my fellow jewelry making friends know of any organic resin’s ? i wanna experiment more with it but last time i used resin after i was done i looked on back and foud it has cancer causing agents and really harmful… it was my bad for...

27 views, 0 by Yansazonov

Yansazonov

Frangue (jewelry for men)

I want to share this brand with you.

43 views, 0 by Kim

Kim

Software for jewelry design

I asked a question the other day about using Quickbooks in your jewelry design business. I know the question was a bit convoluted, so I’m going to try a different approach. Do any of you use Jewelry Design Manager in your business? I currently...

42 views, 0 by Amazing1

How do I make old metallic costume jewelry look good again?

I like to reuse old costume jewelry to make new pieces. Many metallic parts are dull and discolored. Is there a way to refresh the metal areas to make them look better?

153 views, 0 by ggChambers

ggChambers

I'm back and would love to help in any way

I’m really sorry I have been absent for a while. Life does get in the way. I have been making jewelry, working with wire, developing new designs, and working with precious and semi-precious gemstones for nearly six years now. If I can help anyone...

167 views, 0 by K. Lynn Designs

K. Lynn Designs

New to this site

Hi everyone, I’m Kelly. I’ve been designing and making jewelry for 9 years now. Looking forward to working with this site. K. Lynn Designs @ www.kaylynndesigns.com

247 views, 0 by Imela Online

Imela Online

Newbie to the Forum

Hi! My name is Biljana and I run an online jewelry, beads and pearls shop called Imela-online (you can visit my shop here http://imela-online.com/). In my free time, I write blogs about my work, related to jewelry making, production of pearls,...

165 views, 0 by breecejewelrydesign

Midas Black Max Oxidation

Hello! I have recently been using Midas Black Max Oxidation with sterling silver in some of the finishes on my jewelry pieces. I am having an issue and wonder if anyone may be able to help… I am having trouble getting the oxidation to stick...