Jewelry Blog

Social Media Tips for Indie Designers & Makers, Pt 1: Facebook

By Craftsy
Looking for tips to promote your indie pattern designs, craft business or just get more social on social media? We're kicking off a series of blog posts to help you get started on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram. We'll take a look at how to cater to your audience and start a conversation! Read more »

In the Jewelry World, Natural Stones Rock!

By Stefanie Japel
Who needs diamonds, rubies, or emeralds to make elegant, lovely, and gorgeous jewelry? As this post shows, jewelery makers everywhere are showcasing the beauty and character of natural, non-precious stones in their work, and we love it! We think you will, too. Read more »

Craftsy Pattern Designer, Lisa Clarke,
Talks Polymer Clay and Fiber Art

By Stefanie Japel
Craftsy designer Lisa Clarke's Polka Dot Cottage pattern store is a popular destination for those who work with polymer clay and fiber art, and who are seeking inventive patterns. Here, we meet Lisa and find out what inspires her, how she came to work with both fiber and polymer clay, and which techniques she prefers. Read more »

Craft Wars: Let the Battle Begin!

By Craftsy
Craft Wars is a super fun new show on TLC that we've been hearing about for weeks. We were so eager to see what this televised craft competition had in store that we figured many of you had to be, as well! Thankfully Craftsy team member Katie is here to recap the very first episode for us and let us know what this series is going to be all about. Read more »