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How to Handle Criticism on Your Handmade Jewelry Design
How to Handle Criticism on Your Handmade Jewelry Design
Being in the jewelry making business is no easy feat, especially if the jewelry is hand-made and represents designs created and inspired by your thoughts. If somebody is telling you about what’s wrong in your jewelry making and what they don’t like, no matter how rude their tone is, do not interrupt them midway.
The gold-silver price impact on the jewelry business
The gold-silver price impact on the jewelry business
Gold and silver price is on the rise, jewelry business got double hits by the COVID-19 pandemic and skyrocketing material cost. What’s the gold and silver price impact on the jewelry business? What can jewelry business and jewelry designer do to mitigate the impact and keep growing your jewelry business? This article will use data from the last gold silver price spike in 2010-2013 and analyze the impact of this price spike.
How to Find a Jewelry Making Supplies Wholesaler; The Surefire Guide
How to Find a Jewelry Making Supplies Wholesaler; The Surefire Guide
Finding a reliable wholesale jewelry supplier who offers high-quality supplies at competitive prices is critical for a jewelry designer or a small jewelry business owner, especially if you have a dedicated clientele. Imagine having customers, yet you can't make enough jewelry to meet their needs, it's a place you don't want to be. The ultimate goal of small jewelry businesses is to avail more than their customers can buy. Therefore, having a reliable supply wholesaler is a strength that every designer would love to tap into.
What does the future hold for small jewelry businesses?
What does the future hold for small jewelry businesses?
Despite a rather slow entry into the internet marketplace, the sale of jewelry on e-commerce stores is booming as customers can now clearly have a look at the products before deciding to purchase. The use of social media, targeted adverts, and influencers has fueled the expansion of the online sale of jewelry items even further. However, this trend only favors established brands and the few small businesses that effectively use influencers. For most small jewelry businesses, the venture is profitable but very challenging. What does the future hold for small jewelry businesses?
The 4-Stage Life Cycle of a Jewelry Brand
The 4-Stage Life Cycle of a Jewelry Brand

Starting a jewelry business is no doubt an exciting venture, but one that comes with a share of challenges, and a learning curve. Everyone in the jewelry business knows the value of a jewelry brand. In this niche, your brand is the face of your business and a glimpse of the authenticity of your prod...

Amazon Secret
Amazon Secret

Amazon is now the number one go-to marketplace for many online shoppers. Since Amazon handmade was launched in 2015, many Etsy sellers have expanded their business to Amazon. The huge traffic on Amazon is very attractive. However, only a small percentage of sellers on Amazon are really successful. We are going to talk about a few secrets of Amazon marketplaces.

5 Ways to Boost Your Handmade Jewelry Sales During the Holidays
5 Ways to Boost Your  Handmade Jewelry Sales During the Holidays

Holiday sales are crucial to jewelry businesses as they are a big percentage of the annual total sales for most jewelry vendors. The success of the holiday sales will define your sales performance for the entire year. What you can do to boost your holiday sales?

How Creators Can Set Up for a Successful Show or Convention on a Budget
How Creators Can Set Up for a Successful Show or Convention on a Budget

Creative people have many more options these days when it comes to making money from their art. With the addition of websites that provide sales platforms for handmade items, the internet has become a huge boon for individuals who make art, crafts, and other goods. Not only that, craft shows, conventions, and art fairs have grown in popularity in recent years as people search out niche markets for creative items they can’t find anywhere else. When you’re ready to tackle one of these shows, do a little research to figure out the best way to set up and prepare.

Marketplace Risks for Jewelry Businesses and How to Avoid Them

As a wholesale jewelry supplier, we work with thousands of designers around the world and we are able to notice when there are ups and downs in their sales, as it affects ours as well. We dug deeper and noticed that some shops suffered as they only sold on the online marketplace platform.

Alternatives to Karat Gold: Gold Plated, Vermeil, and Gold Filled

Gold has been a captivating precious metal since ancient times and a favored material for jewelry making ever since, due to its rich natural yellow color. Pure gold has commonly been associated with power, immortality, and beauty in many cultures around the world because it does not corrode or tarnish. Today gold is still very beloved and fashionable but many hand-made or fashion jewelry lines do not use solid Karat gold because of the costly expense due to its rarity. So what alternative gold material options are available and how do you decide which one to use?