Setting Up A Jewellery Workshop At Home

Setting Up A Jewellery Workshop

If you’ve got the bug for making your own jewellery, there’s a good chance you’ll want to do it at home. You’ll be able to craft unique pieces of jewellery in the comfort of your own living space – it’s a win win! If this is something you’d like to try, there are a few key components you’ll have to sort out first – from getting the right equipment to understanding health and … [Read more...]

How To Use Eco-Friendly Metals In Your Business

How to Use Eco Friendly Metals in Your Business

Many people assume that making your business more eco-friendly can have a negative impact on your bottom line. This is not necessarily the case – in fact, it can even improve it. Wondering how to go about it? Start with sourcing eco-friendly metals for your jewellery! To help you get an idea of the best sustainable metals to use, we’ve put together a guide on choosing the most … [Read more...]

How To Choose Your Jewellery Business Name

Jewellery Business Name Ideas

Starting out in the jewellery industry and wondering how to choose a business name? There are a few things you should consider before deciding. Understanding the importance of your name is essential in the jewellery industry as it’ll impact sales, reflect your brand and either stunt or boost the growth of your business. To help you on your way, we’ll talk you through how to … [Read more...]

Top 5 Jewellery Making Tools For A Busy Designer

Top 5 Jewellery Making Tools For A Busy Designer

Feeling frustrated at work and looking for a way to speed up the jewellery making process? We can help with that. We understand how busy jewellery makers can get, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the top 5 jewellery making tools for the busy designer. From pliers to burrs, find all of our jewellery tool kit recommendations below. The Best Jewellery Making Tools To Save On … [Read more...]

How To Grow Your Jewellery Business

How to Grow Your Jewellery Business

Getting to the stage where you want to take your business to the next level? In this blog, we’ll talk you through how to grow your jewellery business - fast. There are a number of different ways you can scale your jewellery business, such as: enhancing online experience, hiring the correct amount of people, managing expectations, being efficient and more. Keep reading to find … [Read more...]

Custom Jewellery Design: 8 Common Pitfalls For Designers To Avoid

Custom Jewellery Design

As a customer jewellery designer, independent maker, and a business person you have to wear many hats. And juggling them can take up a lot of time and effort to make sure you're giving your jewellery business every possible opportunity for success. One area of your business that you certainly won't want to scrimp on is your custom jewellery design process. However that may look … [Read more...]

How To Increase Etsy Sales

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Have your Etsy sales taken a sudden dive? Are you tired of coasting along at a “normal” purchase rate and want to supercharge your jewellery sales quickly and efficiently? We understand how difficult it can be to get your products noticed. You may invest lots of your free time crafting handmade jewellery that you’re proud of, only for it to sit on your Etsy store unnoticed. … [Read more...]

Buy Antique Jewellery To Re-Work For Re-Sale

For any avid jewellery maker, there are always different and exciting ways to expand on your skillset and your collection. Whether you try your hand at new designs for technique practice, or you expand your range to include items you maybe didn’t offer before, there are lots of avenues to explore when it comes to broadening your repertoire. One way we’ve looked at broadening … [Read more...]

Christmas Jewellery Shows and Exhibitions 2018/19

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If you need a little inspiration this Christmas or are on the lookout for that special one-off piece, a dedicated jewellery exhibition is the perfect place to find it. There are many to choose from in a whole host of different locations, so there is almost certainly one to be found nearby if you check the local press for details. In the meantime, you can find a few of … [Read more...]

How To Start A Jewellery Making Business

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Every jewellery business owner starts somewhere – from the aged, splintered bench in the garden shed or confines of the box room, to the makeshift workshop in the garage featuring the old kitchen table and mismatched chairs. And as your reputation grows and demand for your creations increases, it may be worth considering starting a fully-fledged, registered business. This … [Read more...]