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  1. Obscure Silver Makers Marks
    A list of designers and maker's marks that have been difficult to find in reference materials. . . . keep reading

  2. Check Out This Amazing Way to 'Mount' Your Jewelry
    by Frank Stankus
    It's not often that we get excited about something new in packaging. But we did this time. . . . keep reading

  3. If You Work From Home, Don't Publicize Your Business Address!
    by Cindy Edelstein and Frank Stankus
    Recent advancements in Google's mapping technology now make it possible for anyone with a computer and an internet connection to see what your street address looks like -- from street level, not a satellite view. It's a new safety consideration, especially if you work from home. . . . keep reading

  4. Index of Video Tips From Designers
    On Video: Designers and their staff tell you directly what works and what doesn't in the designer jewelry business. . . . keep reading

  5. Photo Stamps are a Great Way To Carry Your Brand Through Your Mailings
    Our constant search for ways to help you promote your jewelry has yielded a great new -- and dare we say, fun -- way to showcase your work. The newest advertising medium is photo stamps, and the possibilities are obvious. . . . keep reading

  6. Our First Book!
    We are extremely pleased to announce the publication of our first book, "Brilliance! Masterpieces from the American Jewelry Design Council," a coffee . . . keep reading

  7. Start a Blog - it's your best New Marketing Tool
    Frank Stankus
    "This is a relationship business" we keep hearing everyone say. Well, it's true. So it follows that you have to do everything you can to maintain those relationships. Are you? You're not if you don't have a blog. . . . keep reading

  8. On Video: A Quick Tip from Marla Beck
    Quick Tip: Don't let this small detail trip you up at a trade show. . . . keep reading

  9. About Charge Card Systems -- Our Preferred Merchant Account Provider
    Charge Card Systems (CCS) is a leading provider of payment solutions, including credit card processing, check services and gift and loyalty programs for both on site and online merchants . . . keep reading

  10. On Video: A Quick Tip from Julie Bergstein
    Julie Bergstein on an important issue for growing designer businesses. . . . keep reading

  11. Questions and Answers about Copyright
    by Stephen E. Feldman of Stephen E. Feldman, P.C.
    The following material is copyright by Stephen E. Feldman of Stephen E. Feldman, P.C., and was presented by Caroline Stanley of Redjewel, a Designer Day seminar in March of 2002. It is a product of the work of the Jewelers Vigilance Committee, a resource that every designer should be awarre of. Used with permission. . . . keep reading

  12. Showrooms & Sales Agents
    Everyone could use help selling their line. These showrooms and sales agents have the experience to help. Interviewing them is important before you can choose which one is right for you. . . . keep reading

  13. On Video: A Quick Tip from Candy Edelman
    Candy Edelman highlights an important policy point that is important to every business relationship. . . . keep reading

  14. Paul Robilotti, Model Maker and Wax Carver
    Preferred Vendor If you are looking for a top-notch wax carver and model maker, look no further than Paul Robilotti. . . . keep reading

  15. Max's Chocolate Baskets By Ellen Hertz
    This client gift is so good we're considering getting one for ourselves. . . . keep reading

  16. Insurance for Jewelry Designers
    Sue Fritz, Jeweler's Mutual Insurance
    Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company is pleased to be recommended by the Jewelers Resource Bureau as its insurer of choice for jewelry designers. We are committed to providing jewelry designers with the right coverages at the right price. . . . keep reading

  17. Notes from a Trade Show Novice
    by Jessica Fields, designer
    Words of wisdom from a new designer as she navigates the first year of trade showing -- and what she's learned to buy, make, rent and bring along the way! . . . keep reading

  18. Niche Awards
    The NICHE Awards competition celebrates excellence and motivation in American and Canadian craft. It is open to any professional craft artist over the . . . keep reading

  19. Museum Association Trade Show - An Alternative Venue with Possibilities
    Cindy Edelstein
    Should you try and sell to museum stores? Are they just for ancient-inspired looks? Read about their world and decide for yourself. . . . keep reading

  20. Business Grant Contest by Halstead Beads
    Adapted from a Halsead press release
    Halstead Bead, Inc. is pleased to announce its Second Annual Business Development Grant for new designers entering the bridge jewelry trade. The grant will be awarded to a winning candidate in August. The winner of the 2007 Grant will receive $6,000 in cash and merchandise as well as other benefits. . . . keep reading

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Keeping Yourself Safe
If you have any,/i> role in the jewelry industry -- store owner, manufacturer, designer, sales associate, gem dealer, whatever -- you are a potential target for jewel thieves. This webinar will teach you how to protect yourself beyond what common sense dictates. . . . keep reading
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