Part of running a jewelry business is knowing what is going on in your community. Social media and the smart phone have made all of the information you need easily accessible. Jewelry bloggers are traveling to shows, interviewing jewelers, and staying on top of trends so they can share their insights with you. They want to be your go-to source for the latest news in the jewelry field. By following these jewelry blogs on social media or subscribing to their email lists you will be receiving information daily on what is happening in your industry.
Whether you are a bridge or fine jeweler these blogs have something for you. Discover information on trade shows, marketing tips, current and upcoming trends, featured artists and more. Scroll through the alphabetized list and check out each of these great jewelry blogs!
You can follow A Thousand Facets on Tumblr, Instagram and Facebook. There is no email subscription for this exciting jewelry blog. You just need to follow along one or more of her social pages. Jo has a passion for jewelry and loves to showcase independent designers.
Diamondoodles is the creation of Hannah Becker. She attended the Gemological Institute of America to become a Graduate Gemologist. Her passion is gemstones and sourcing. She is also a fine jewelry consultant focusing on creative direction and digital strategy.
Becky Stone is the lady behind Diamonds in the Library. She is a lifetime jewelry lover and a professional writer/editor with a passion for all things written and/or bejeweled.
Tracy Matthews and Robin Kramer are the masterminds behind Flourish & Thrive Academy. They focus on helping small jewelry business owners with marketing and business development strategies.
Gem Gossip is the passion blog of Danielle Miele. She focuses on showcasing fine jewelry; gold, platinum, diamonds and genuine gemstones. Follow her adventures to jewelry stores all over the world and discover new designers, vintage treasures and more.
Halstead is passionate about supporting small jewelry businesses. Check out our huge archive of helpful articles for makers including technique tutorials, business advice, and connection to resources in our community.
Since 1869 JCK has been "The Industry Authority" in the delivery of essential news and information to jewelry retailers and manufacturers. Their website is full of news articles and blog posts that range from marketing and social media topics to fashion trends and information about their shows.
Metalsmith Society was founded by Corkie Bolton in 2018. Corkie has been making jewelry since she was in high school and graduated from Pratt Institute with a degree in Jewelry Design. She created Metalsmith Society as a community within Instagram where jewelers support one another by sharing knowledge! She wanted a safe place where jewelers of all levels can ask questions and share their techniques.
Since 1906, National Jeweler has been the must-read news source for jewelry professionals. From articles on market analysis to emerging jewelry trends. They cover important industry topics vital to the everyday success of jewelry professionals worldwide.
This is not exactly a blog but you need to be listening to Sarah Rachel Brown. Perceived Value is a self-produced podcast where Sarah interviews artists about about their careers, personal lives, failures, accomplishments, and asks the question: how do you make it all happen?
The Jewelry Loupe is a blog/magazine for jewelry lovers, celebrating human ornament in all its facets. Cathleen McCarthy takes you behind the scenes of the hottest jewelry auctions and exhibits, and digs up the coolest work from designers and studio jewelers, past and present.
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