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Bring About A Change In Your Fate With The Right Horoscope Jewelry
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:44:31 -0500

Sometimes our luck depends on our work. But what if your luck is not with you? Try wearing horoscope jewelry that will help you in influencing your stars and planets.
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Dazzle Up Your Personality With a Diamond Pendant - Top Buying Tips
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:39:05 -0500

Besides defining your taste and social status, diamonds are a big investment. Hence, when you buy one, just make sure that it's worth your time and investment.
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Designing Your Jewelry
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:50:14 -0500

Jewelry designing, can be fun if you are planning to do it yourself. This can also be done if you are looking to have a new feature for your own wardrobe, or looking to make a business out of it.
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Titanium Rings for Men and Women - Better Alternative To Gold And Platinum Bands
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:47:56 -0500

Titanium rings and wedding bands have become very popular these days, and it looks like they have successfully conquered the place of gold, silver, and platinum bands that were normally liked by newlyweds and couples. Titanium is a strong and attractive metal alloy, which is also light in weight and is available in affordable price ranges. Why Titanium Rings?
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Shop Jewelry Stores For That Extra Special Gift
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:44:45 -0500

Jewelry stores can provide the perfect gift for that special occasion. Most businesses carry a wide selection of designs to fit every style and budget.
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How Sapphire Engagement Rings are Valued
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:26:34 -0500

When it comes to judging the quality of sapphire engagement rings and determining their cost, it is not as simple as it is with diamonds. All gemstones, sapphires included, are assessed according to the 'four Cs' which are the four characteristics deemed to be the most important in determining a gem's value. These are cut, clarity, colour and carat weight, but while all four of these criteria are well defined and fairly equally weighted when it comes to assessing diamonds, this is not the case with sapphires.
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Royal Sapphire Engagement Rings of Europe
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:27:13 -0500

When Prince William placed the late Princess Diana's sapphire engagement ring on Kate Middleton's finger, the ring undoubtedly became one the most famous sapphire rings in the world. However, while diamonds are still the traditional choice for most royals, this is not the first time that the royal families of Europe have favoured the coloured gemstone for engagement jewellery. Along with Princess Diana and the Duchess of Cambridge, the Queen Mother, Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon, received a beautiful Kashmir sapphire engagement ring from the Duke of York, who later became King George VI.
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Are Green Sapphire Engagement Rings a Real Alternative to Emeralds?
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:28:54 -0500

It is the intense grass-green colour that makes emeralds one of the most popular gemstones. However, there are a lot of disadvantages that come with this stone, and the question is whether green sapphire engagement rings should be considered a better alternative. Emeralds and green sapphires are not like rubies and pink sapphires, for while the latter are both members of the corundum family, emeralds are formed from a mineral called beryl.
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Are White Gold Engagement Rings Always the Right Choice?
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:37:49 -0500

Gold and platinum are the two most commonly used metals for engagement and wedding rings. However, while platinum and white gold may look similar, there is more to them than meets the eye, and there are, in fact, some key differences between them to consider when deciding whether a platinum or white gold engagement ring is right for you. First, there is technically no such thing as 'white gold'.
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Creating Beauty on a Budget With Topaz and White Gold Engagement Rings
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:52:52 -0500

After a couple has chosen a white gold engagement ring, the next step in the process is to choose a stone. One of the most enchanting yet durable gemstones of choice is the topaz. Showing off a vivid, eye-catching blue colour that seems depthless, a topaz ring is an affordable yet elegant and unique option.
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Strategic Service Awards Make the Prize Fit the Project
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:01:06 -0500

If it doesn't fit, you must acquit, or at least spring for a new glove. In the case of corporate service awards, the consequences of a poor fit may be tougher to fix. Done haphazardly, service awards can be a waste of company time and money at best. In a worst-case scenario, they may actually serve as a disincentive to employees if they don't convey thoughtfulness and consideration.
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Are Yellow Sapphire Engagement Rings a Better Choice Than Yellow Diamonds?
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:49:34 -0500

If you have set your heart on a yellow stone, then the question you need to ask yourself is should you opt for yellow diamonds or yellow sapphire engagement rings. There are many differences between the two stones, but it ultimately depends on your priorities, budget and personal style when it comes to choosing between these two stunning stones. The yellow diamond is very popular due to its stunning hue and because a diamond is the hardest of all natural stones with the best polish and lustre.
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An Engagement Ring Cut Fit for a Princess?
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:53:47 -0500

The engagement ring cut, the princess cut, is one of the most popular styles currently used for engagement rings, just behind the round brilliant cut. Unlike other cuts, which have hundreds of years of history behind them, this technique is rather a modern one, having only been developed in the 1970s. A princess cut is typically a square or rectangular-shaped brilliant cut with sharp corners and usually 76 facets; it is usually referred to as a 'square modified brilliant' on lab reports and grading certificates.
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All You Need to Know for Art Deco-Inspired Vintage Engagement Rings
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:55:17 -0500

We all know that vintage engagement rings include a wide variety of styles and influences, from the Victorians to the Edwardians, but the increasingly popular period for such historical pieces is the Art Deco era. Vintage engagement jewellery from this period have become a popular choice for couples looking for something more unique and with character. This artistic design period is based around the exuberance of the 1920s and reflects a feeling of optimism, a post-World War I celebration, of the new 'modern' age.
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Sapphire Engagement Ring
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:57:58 -0500

Sapphire engagement rings have come to be one of the most popular choices for couples looking for an alternative to diamonds but who want a durable gem. Sapphires are a beautiful and unique choice for a ring, and while blue shades are the most common, sapphires naturally occur in an array of colours. Like rubies, sapphires are a form of the mineral called corundum, with the only difference being colour.
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What is a White Gold Engagement Ring?
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:13:50 -0500

Purchasing an engagement ring is a monumental experience in any man's life. It marks the beginning of a new existence, the start of a commitment between two souls to be joined forever as one. Thus it represents a great deal of meaning, and it should reflect the nature of the couple getting engaged.
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White Gold Engagement Rings Vs Platinum Engagement Rings
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:13:53 -0500

There are many options to choose from prior to selecting a jewellery piece for your bride-to- be. Many people often confuse two of the most popular styles on the market, but in reality, white gold engagement rings are decidedly different than those fashioned from platinum. Each metal has its own properties that make it unique.
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A Brief History Behind White Gold Engagement Rings' Rise in Popularity
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:16:42 -0500

Throughout history, gold has been treasured as a symbol of wealth, wisdom and divinity. The expressions 'the golden age' and the 'golden years' have long signified good times, as indicated by the fact that the 50th wedding anniversary is also known as the golden wedding anniversary. The first objects made of gold were discovered in Egypt and date back 5 millennia.
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What You Need to Know About the Cushion Engagement Ring Cut
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:20:54 -0500

After round and princess cuts, the most increasingly popular engagement ring cut is the cushion. However, cushion cuts are commonly misunderstood, and buyers do not often know how to select the best diamond for them. There are two primary different looks of the cushion engagement ring cut, and perspective buyers need to know what to look for in a gemstone to be cut in this fashion.
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Square Engagement Ring Cuts That Lead the Market Today
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:21:46 -0500

When a man decides that he has found the woman with whom he wants to spend the rest of his life, he then encounters one of the most difficult decisions he will ever face in his relationship thus far: the engagement ring. Choosing an engagement ring is a very complicated process with many aspects to consider. The best place to start, however, is with the engagement ring cut.
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How 3 Big Brands Use Storytelling to Make Everyday Products Exciting
Thu, 22 May 2014 05:35:33 +0000

Read the latest post from popular search engine optimization websites. How 3 Big Brands Use Storytelling to Make Everyday Products Exciting How 3 Big Brands Use Storytelling to Make Everyday Products Exciting was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. Storytelling. Itís important. I feel like you, my Internet marketing comrades, […]
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2 Great Tools For Tracking Your SEO Progress
Thu, 22 May 2014 20:10:28 +0000

Search engine optimization is a key part of each and every single successful internet business. Sometimes, it may seem that striking big in internet business is a fluke or a bit of good luck, but this simply isnít true. A website or any other internet resource that can show off impressive visitor numbers was at […]
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30 Smart Online Marketing Tips from SMX West
Thu, 29 May 2014 05:40:37 +0000

Read the newest insight from popular SEO blogs. 30 Smart Online Marketing Tips from SMX West 30 Smart Online Marketing Tips from SMX West was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. This year Bruce Clay, Inc. writers Virginia Nussey and Chelsea Adams were able to attend 40% of the SMX […]
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9 Tips for Getting Your Manual Link Penalty Overturned
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 05:45:34 +0000

Read the most recent story from popular SEO websites. 9 Tips for Getting Your Manual Link Penalty Overturned 9 Tips for Getting Your Manual Link Penalty Overturned was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. The effect that an unnatural link penalty can have on a website can be crippling. Make […]
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Vol. 30: Eminent SEO Adds to the Team, Tons of Great Blog Posts to Share
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 05:50:39 +0000

Read the most recent article from other SEO sites. Vol. 30: Eminent SEO Adds to the Team, Tons of Great Blog Posts to Share What’s Happening at Eminent SEO We hired two MORE team members, can you believe it? Meet the two newest members of Team Eminent SEO Lacey Chic†comes to us with several years […]
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How to Find New Blog Ideas for Businesses Articles
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 05:56:25 +0000

Read the newest post from other search engine optimization blogs. How to Find New Blog Ideas for Businesses Articles If youíre not a regular blogger, you might think itís very difficult to find new ideas to write about on your blog.† It seems difficult because youíre so busy with everything else that you donít have […]
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Why Your Business Needs Predictive Analytics
Thu, 26 Jun 2014 06:01:31 +0000

Read the newest post from other IM sites. Why Your Business Needs Predictive Analytics Predictive Analytics is a term commonly used in conjunction with ĎBig Dataí, but without really understanding the meaning of the term, the concept can be pretty useless. So, letís find out what exactly Predictive Analytics is and why it can Ö […]
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65 Tips From MeasureFest 2014 (#MeasureFest)
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 06:06:26 +0000

Read the newest post from popular SEO websites. 65 Tips From MeasureFest 2014 (#MeasureFest) MeasureFest has returned for 2014! Weíve had another insightful day of Website Analytics, Conversion Rate Optimisation and Website Usability. Check out my full write-up of the event, with 65 †tips on analytics, CRO and usability. For all talks and links Ö […]
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What Is The Difference Between White Hat And Gray Hat SEO?
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 20:49:07 +0000

When you finish completing your website, itís time to promote your product and or service. There are many things that you can do to market your website including offline advertising, paid online marketing and simple organic link building. Itís important when using whatever method that you are well aware of how the marketing method will […]
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Why Web Design And SEO Should Be Considered Equally
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 05:08:06 +0000

Designing the right type of website can be difficult especially when you need to consider visitor interaction and SEO objectives for the near future. If you ask any experienced web developer they`ll tell you that designing a website needs to be thought out because you need to ensure the right navigation, header, layout and even […]
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Jewelry Gets Hammered
Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:10:46 +0000

One of the biggest jewelry trends of 2013 is jewelry with “hammered” or textured metals. Nobody can deny we’re all lovers of sleek fine jewelry but it’s fun to mix it up a bit with an edgier look. The hammered look is exactly what it sounds like, the metal is†delicately hammered to create grooves in […]

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Best Dressed at 2013 Grammyís
Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:35:27 +0000

Music’s biggest night is always filled with incredible performances and fabulous fashion. This year’s red carpet looks may have seemed slightly tamed since the Grammy Awards sent out a warning to the females to keep things PG-13. Some of our favorite looks of the night were Rihanna, Kelly Rowland, Carrie Underwood & Katy Perry. Rihanna […]

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Metallics Rocked the 2013 Oscars
Mon, 25 Feb 2013 18:25:28 +0000

Award season is officially over with the end of the Academy Awards. It’s always the most glamorous night of the season & we loved every bit of it. There were lots of different looks to choose from for best dressed but I have to say my favorite theme of the night were all the fabulous […]

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Trend Alert: Backwards Necklace
Mon, 25 Feb 2013 19:56:20 +0000

It’s always exciting to see fashionistas remixing the same old stuff into something fabulous that gets everyone talking. You may have noticed at the Academy Awards this past weekend a trend of wearing your necklaces a little differently. Newly awarded Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence wore a long 74 carat diamond bead necklace…backwards. She draped the […]

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Put a Pinky Ring on It
Mon, 04 Mar 2013 21:20:23 +0000

Rings have always been one of our favorite jewelry categories. From engagement rings to cocktail rings to dainty right hand rings, we love them all! But I do want to remind you about the sometimes forgotten pinky finger. Rings are most commonly adorned on the “ring finger”, your middle finger or your thumb. I think […]

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Mindy Kaling in Vita Fede Jewelry
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 16:16:16 +0000

The hilarious Mindy Kaling from sitcoms The Mindy Project & The Office is one of our faves. We love her youthful fashion & humour so we were delighted to see her sporting one of our designer jewelry collections. Vita Fede is a fabulous jewelry designer from LA that makes all their fierce jewelry in Italy. […]

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Ice on Instagram
Fri, 22 Mar 2013 15:12:19 +0000

We’re obsessed with Instagram! The Instagram iPhone & Android app is a fun way to capture the little things in life that make us smile. Everything from what you’re eating, beautiful travel destinations and of course fashion! Since we are an online jewelry store we love Instagraming pics of our jewelry worn by real people. […]

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Top 5 Bridesmaid Gift ideas
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 19:26:41 +0000

Now that Spring has officially sprung that means wedding season is kicking off. This is the busiest time for brides to take care of all the last minute details for their wedding and thankfully they have their trusty bridesmaids by her side to help. As a gesture of your appreciation you should always give a […]

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The New Ice iPhone App
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 16:12:02 +0000

We’re thrilled to tell you about the newly designed Ice Jewelry iPhone app! Our app has been around for awhile now but we recently gave it a make-over & improved a few things. Download the free app here. Explore the app discover these great features: - Try on jewelry styles you love but taking a […]

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Pearls Turned Into a Work of Art
Mon, 08 Apr 2013 18:32:19 +0000

Isn’t it amazing when designers take something so classic and turn it into a work of art? The latest arrivals at Ice do just that. Taking beautiful yet simple white button pearls and pair them with organic designs made from yellow gold plated sterling silver. The organic design of this yellow gold pearl collection is […]

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ICED Enamels
Monday, May 12, 2014

ICED Enamels Adding texture and color to metal jewelry making elements is easy with ICED Enamels. It can be used on any metal and on many mixed media surfaces and is created by Susan Lenart Kazmer the creator of ICE Resin. Just make sure the surface can handle a little moisture and heat and it will work with ICED Enamels.

Susan created ICED Enamels for creative people who enjoy the look of torch-fired or kiln-fired enamels and you can read more about it on her ICE Resin website.

Normally, enameling metal requires a torch and other specialized equipment but with ICED Enamels all you need are the Relique Metals, Enamel Medium a heat gun and ICE Resin to seal it all in and make it permanent.

Be sure to check out the article about ICE Resin and then follow it up with the one about ICED Enamels for great inspiration and ideas to add color and texture to many of your up coming jewelry projects.

ICED Enamels originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Monday, May 12th, 2014 at 12:37:11.

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Using Pom Poms in Jewelry Making
Friday, May 23, 2014

Using Pom Poms in Jewelry Making Do you like adding fibers and fabric to your jewelry projects?

Personally, I like the variation of colors and texture I can add to my jewelry projects by simply adding a little fiber of some sort. It is an economical way to add a little something more to a pieces without spending a lot of money.

Pom poms are very popular at the moment. Whether it is home decor, wearables or even in jewelry making pom poms of all shapes and sizes, as well as different materials add a touch of whimsy and a bohemian vibe to whatever you are making.

Pom poms are very easy to make and are basically made by wrapping yarn about an object many times, tying it off and then cutting the loops. One of my favorite tools for making pom poms is the PattieWack Pom Pom Tool and I explain more about it and share this pretty Bohemian Bracelet in this article: On Trend: Pom Pom's for Jewelry Making.

Be sure to check it out and learn more about pom poms and how they are used in jewelry making. And if you are in need of some inspiration for jewelry making projects that include a pom pom I've included several links for you to follow as well.

Do you like to include fiber in your jewelry projects?

Using Pom Poms in Jewelry Making originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Friday, May 23rd, 2014 at 16:26:38.

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How to Make Sari Ribbon and Pearl Earrings
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Sari Ribbon and Pearl Earrings Have you ever heard of silk sari ribbon? It is made by cutting a well worn sari into strips. Sometimes the saris are over dyed - meaning that they are dyed even though they already have color - and then the strips are stitched one after the other to create a very long hank of silk sari ribbon - like yarn. I love that the saris were worn by other women. Probably women a lot like you and I who just happen to live in another place. Women doing the jobs of wife and mother, teacher and student. All of the things women do. I also love the different patterns, materials and metallic threads that run through some of the silk sari ribbon. I love that it is often fine, delicate or well worn. I happen to have quite a stash of silk sari ribbon sitting in my studio. I love it so much that I just kind of horde it rather than use it up. But recently I decided to use some of my stash to create some earrings. Even though these recycled sari and pearl earrings don't use up much of my stash it's a start. See Sari Ribbon and Pearl Earrings for a full tutorial. Do you have sari ribbon in your stash too?

How to Make Sari Ribbon and Pearl Earrings originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 at 11:16:12.

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Using Tassels in Jewelry Making
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Using Tassels in Jewelry Making I like adding lots of different "non-traditional" items to my jewelry making projects. I especially love fabric and fibers. It is so easy to add more color and texture to a piece by simply adding a bit of fiber.

Tassels are made of fabric, raffia, ribbons, yarn or thread - basically any flexible, thin material.

Sizes can vary but the tassels used in jewelry making are generally fairly small. Though that can vary to fit your personal taste.

Tassels have become hugely popular due to the current bohemian trends in jewelry, fashion and home decor. Tassels add texture, color and visual interest to the items they are attached to.

Be sure to check out the article on Tassels in Jewelry Making to get the scoop on tassels, how they are made, what they are made with and even some inspiration to create your own tasseled jewelry creations!

Using Tassels in Jewelry Making originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 at 14:27:35.

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Jewelry Projects to Make with Paper
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Jewelry Projects to Make with Paper Jewelry can be made with a wide variety of materials. Metal, glass, polymer clay and acrylic all come to mind. But have you ever made jewelry with paper? If not, you might want to give this often over looked material a try. Paper is widely available and inexpensive, especially if you use magazines and junk mail. Paper can be coated so that it will hold up well in every day situations. With a coating paper jewelry can be worn over and over again. That is, unless you take a unexpected dunk in the swimming pool. Check out these great paper jewelry projects 12 Jewelry Projects to Make with Paper. I'd love for you to read the article and then come back here and share your thoughts. Now are you ready to try paper in your jewelry designs?

Jewelry Projects to Make with Paper originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 13:08:39.

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Mixed Metal Stamped Necklace
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Mixed Metal Stamped Necklace Mixing metal finishes is a very hot trend. It has been a trend for a while and it looks like it is probably not going anywhere any time soon. It has been a kind of a no-no to wear jewelry with different finishes at the same time for many years now. Most people have grown up with the notion that they have to choose either gold or silver and that all of their jewelry needs to be the same finish. It's often been considered akin to wearing white after Labor Day to mix yellow gold and silver jewelry. But that is all in the past now. In fact, wearing all the same metal color can sometimes look a bit too "matchy matchy". And the mixed metals trends doesn't stop with jewelry either. Home decor and weddings,but especially jewelry, enjoy the collaboration of gold, silver, brass and copper to create stunning and unique pieces. Another hot trend in jewelry making is stamped metal. Personalizing jewelry, and lots of other things for that matter, has always been popular. Being able to express yourself with stamped words and images on metal is a great way to personalize your jewelry. So how about a stamped metal project to create your own mixed metal look? Try this Mixed Metal Stamped Necklace

Mixed Metal Stamped Necklace originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 13:22:41.

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Launching Your Handmade Jewelry Business
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Launching Your Handmade Jewelry Business If you have been making jewelry for a while now you probably have a pile of finished pieces that you aren't sure what to do with. Maybe you've gifted many of your family and friends with your creations but you just can't stop yourself from making more. After all, jewelry making is a fun and satisfying hobby, right?

Having a stock pile of finished pieces may be a sign that it might be time to launch your own handmade jewelry business. After all, if your family and friends love receiving your jewelry it is a good sign that it would sell.

I have been getting many questions lately from readers who want to set up their own small business to sell the jewelry they make. It can be tough to know just where to start if it is not something you have ever done before. So here are some things to consider prior to setting up your handmade jewelry business.

Be sure to read my recent article Launching Your Handmade Jewelry Business for the very basic steps of setting up your own business.

Remember to take small steps and do some research. Before you know it you will be on your way to running your own small business!

Launching Your Handmade Jewelry Business originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Thursday, May 29th, 2014 at 16:19:35.

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DIY Wedding Jewelry
Friday, May 30, 2014

DIY Wedding Jewelry Are you getting married soon or know someone who is? Have you considered making your own wedding jewelry or making the jewelry for the wedding party as your gift to the bride? Making jewelry for your wedding doesn't have to be expensive or difficult. If you work on the pieces a little at a time you can have one of a kind, hand made pieces of jewelry for each of the women in your bridal party. Not only will everyone look uniform but the bridal party will also have a wonderful keepsake from the wedding that they will cherish. I have rounded up some great tutorials, ideas and inspiration for you in this article: DIY Wedding Jewelry. Whether you are creating your own DIY wedding jewelry or helping out a friend who is getting married soon you will find lots of inspiration for your projects. Have you ever given handmade jewelry as a wedding gift?

DIY Wedding Jewelry originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 11:04:22.

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Prepare Now for Holiday Jewelry Sales
Friday, May 30, 2014

Prepare Now for Holiday Jewelry Sales

Do you have a handmade jewelry business? How did your holiday sales go last year? What did you learn from the last season? Did you promise yourself that you were going to get an earlier start next year (which is THIS year)?

Consider this your reminder to get a jump on holiday sales for this year. It may feel like it is too early to be thinking about the holidays but it really isn't. Be sure to check out Prepare Now for Holiday Jewelry Sales for a list of things to do or to think about to get ready for this winter.

Be sure to make some notes, do some research and set some goals. Don't end this year by saying, "I'm going to get a head start next year!"

Prepare Now for Holiday Jewelry Sales originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Friday, May 30th, 2014 at 18:46:00.

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Beadsmith 1-Step Looper
Saturday, May 31, 2014

Beadsmith 1-Step Looper

Making simple loops, or unwrapped wire loops, isn't very difficult once you get the hang of it.

The part that CAN be difficult is making loops that are all the same size. For many types of jewelry it won't really matter that the loops are exactly the same size but if you are creating a chain of beaded sections, like a rosary or prayer type of chain, it can make a big difference.

Having loops that are of a similar size and shape just makes a finished piece look more professional and pleasing to the eye.

But how do you get loops that are the consistently the same size? Be sure to check out the review of Beadsmith 1-Step Looper to see how quick and easy it can be to create consistent, perfect simple loops.

Beadsmith 1-Step Looper originally appeared on About.com Jewelry Making on Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 06:46:16.

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All About Jewelry Designing - DIY Getting the Supplies
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:27:05 -0500

Jewelry designing can be an excellent experience for amateurs who are looking to build up a future in the jewelry designing industry. They can also be used as excellent gift materials to friends and family in case of any occasions.
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Gemstones for Zodiac Signs
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:13:59 -0500

Zodiac signs describe a person's personality and nature very well. Just by knowing their month of birth, we can understand the reasons behind a person's behaviour and habits.
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Beautiful Engagement Rings For Your Soul-Mate
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:38:10 -0500

A wedding is the most memorable moment in everyone's life and selecting beautiful engagement rings is a difficult and a confusing task. To help all the would be enganged couples, here are some tips.
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Design Your Engagement Ring
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:32:36 -0500

An Engagement ring is a very important piece of jewellery for every couple. It holds emotions, love and a promise to be together in all times. The easiest way to buy an engagement ring is to go to a local jeweller and select the one you like from his collection.
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How To Select Diamond Engagement Rings
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:33:08 -0500

Diamonds are said to be a girl's best friend and no woman can say no to a ring studded with sparkling diamonds. An engagement ring signifies a couple's promise to spend their life together. Buying a diamond engagement ring involves a lot of research as it is not a small investment.
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Diamond Jewelry Many of Us Would LOVE to Wear
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:49:17 -0500

Elizabeth Taylor, British-American actress, child star and one of Hollywood's greatest actresses always said 'Big girls need big diamonds' and Zsa Zsa Gabor, a Hungarian- born American actress who was engaged a number of times was asked whether a lady should return the ring if the engagement was broken. Her answer was of course darling, but first, you take out all the diamonds. Anything of value needs special care and by taking good care of your diamond jewelry, you will ensure your diamonds are always sparkling'.
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Matching Wedding and Engagement Rings
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:10:52 -0500

Engagement and wedding rings are one of the most enduring pieces of jewellery for every woman. They are an everlasting symbol of love and commitment. Most modern women prefer to wear their engagement and wedding rings together.
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How to Choose a Hot Diamond Jewellery As a Gift
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:51:17 -0500

Buying jewellery as a gift can be a daunting task, whether you're buying for your loved one or for a close family member for their birthday. This can be one of the hardest purchases you ever make, but if you get it right, it can be one of the most memorable gifts you will ever give.Everyone has their own taste, which is where the problem comes in, what may be appealing to you, may not be the perfect choice for the person you are buying for. This is why you have to be very careful with your selection and imagine yourself as the other person when making your selection.
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Diamond Shopping Online: What You Need To Know
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:00:52 -0500

As a nation of consumers, online shopping is just too good to resist for even the best of us. Whether on the commute home from work, whilst sitting in the local pub or in the middle of the night whilst struggling to sleep, businesses of all industries and all sizes from across the world now offer us the luxury of purchasing their products and having them directly delivered to our doorstep.
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Online Diamond Shopping: Is It Safe?
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:05:56 -0500

When it comes to buying things we want or need there is nothing more we all love then whipping out our phones, tablets or jumping onto the desktop to partake in a bit of online shopping. Since it was first introduced, online shopping has gone from strength to strength and now, with consumers so easily available to connect to the internet; doing a bit of shopping any time of day whether on the commute to work or in the middle of the night whilst in bed, is as normal as it gets.
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Matching Wedding Rings For Bride And Groom
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:01:39 -0500

Many newly engaged couples choose to buy matching wedding bands for their big day. It is not new for couples to get matching bands to mark their union. It is not only romantic but also looks good when a couple wear similar styled rings.
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Make The Most Of Wholesale Jewelry Supplies
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:18:54 -0500

If you are new to the world of jewelry making, then you may be wondering how to make the most out of your new found hobby. Getting the best value for money is important, so that you don't end up breaking the bank, and buying wholesale jewelry supplies is a great way to save money. Buying wholesale can save you over 50% on your costs, whilst ensuring that you do not compromise on the quality of the items which you order. Here is how to make the most of wholesale supplies in your new jewelry making hobby.
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What You Need to Know About Pink Sapphire Engagement Rings
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:27:20 -0500

Pink sapphire engagement rings have become more commonly available since new deposits were found in Madagascar in the late 1990s. Up until then, these sapphire engagement rings were considered exceptionally rare, as the gems were only found in two locations around the world: Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
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All About Jewelry Designing - DIY
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:00:39 -0500

Jewelry designing can be a fun job, in case you want to DIY. The fun only increases when, people love your designs, giving way to a business that can well make your business go way higher.
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What Can You Do With Wholesale Jewelry Making Supplies?
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:23:17 -0500

The sale of wholesale jewelry making supplies has rapidly increased in recent years, as international suppliers are gaining better access to the global market. It is now possible to buy wholesale items from around the globe, and it is possible for anyone to tap into these fantastic savings, even if they do not have a wholesale club membership or tradesman's card! Every year, thousands of people realize the benefits of choosing to buy wholesale products.
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Why Do Glass Beads Sparkle?
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:58:00 -0500

One of the main reasons why glass beads are so popular with amateur jewelry makers is because they have a truly magnificent sparkle. These beads are used to make clothes, jewelry, shoes, decorations and other accessories look "bling", without breaking the bank. As long as people continue to enjoy a bit of twinkle, it is likely that these items will continue to increase in popularity.
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A Kids Club Project With Plastic Beads
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:58:28 -0500

One of the best things about plastic beads is that they are available in such a wide range of colors, shapes and styles. One of the most popular types of beads for children are plastic alphabet beads. As the name suggests, these beads are made of plastic and styled in either the shapes of letters of the alphabet, or with letters of the alphabet painted onto them.
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How To Use Cabochon Settings Successfully
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:58:49 -0500

Although cabochon pendants look stunning, they are an underused style of jewelry amongst amateur jewelry makers, because these people often struggle to attach the cabochons to their settings correctly. However, if you follow these steps, then you will have far more success with your cabochon settings in future.
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What Would Happen Without Jewelry Findings?
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:14:20 -0500

When people first begin to consider jewelry making and design, they usually start by thinking about the beautiful components, such as the intricate beads, the delicate chains, the perfect pendants and the sparkling Swarovski style crystals. However, there are some key components of the jewelry making process which are far less glamorous, but which are just as important: the jewelry findings. Without the use of jewelry findings, even the most beautiful pieces of jewelry just wouldn't cut it.
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How To Save Money On Beads For Jewelry Making
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:15:03 -0500

Buying beads for jewelry making is something that is becoming more popular, as people realize that they do not have to be confined to the jewelry which they find in the mainstream shops. Making your own jewelry is an excellent way to show off your creative side, whilst also saving money compared to the prices which you will pay for readymade pieces from high street stores.
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A Guide To Buying And Using Wholesale Charms
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:18:35 -0500

Charms have been a popular jewelry item for centuries, but it is only in recent decades that charms have begun to be mass-produced, so that everyone is able to enjoy their elegance and style. Whilst some purists believe that buying or using mass-produced charms may undermine the supposedly unique nature of charm bracelets, this does not have to be the case.
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Why Wooden Beads Are Becoming More And More Popular
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:18:57 -0500

Although wooden beads have been made and used for thousands of years, they have seen a recent resurgence in popularity. More and more people are choosing to buy jewelry which has been made using wooden components, and jewelry makers are clamoring to buy these beads for use in their work. But why have wooden beads suddenly become more popular again, when there are so many different types of beads available to choose from?
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Why Jewelry Making Supplies Are So Versatile
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:19:43 -0500

If you are planning on spending a lot of money on an item, it is always worthwhile to spend some time considering whether your purchase will be good value for money or not. One of the reasons why jewelry making supplies are considered to be worthwhile purchases is because they are usually very versatile items, meaning that these items can be used for a much wider range of things than just making jewelry. For people who have craft skills and are full of creativity, it is possible to use jewelry making supplies for a wide range of different craft projects.
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The 5 C's of White Gold Engagement Rings
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:25:23 -0500

White gold engagement rings are one of the many style trends in the engagement ring market today. Here are the five C's (colour, care, cost, composition and culture) of white gold engagement rings, so when the time comes to make a decision about your bride-to-be's all important ring, you will be ready to make the most informed purchase possible. Colour and Care In order to get the silvery colour of white gold, the metal must be mixed with its yellow counterpart and alloyed with other light metals such as silver, nickel, manganese and/or palladium.
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The Best Gemstones for White Gold Engagement Rings
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:26:04 -0500

On average today, nearly 70 percent of a given jewellery store's merchandise is comprised of white gold. It is thus no surprise that engagement rings made of it are one of the most popular styles for all modern brides-to-be. If you are in the market for a jewellery piece that will serve to commemorate your upcoming betrothal, you may want to consider what gemstones will work best in a white gold setting.
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