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jewelry care

Learn tips on untangling jewelry chain! Jewelry footage and finished chain tend to tangle also we'll cover how to package and store them to prevent tangles.
October 09, 2018

Untangling Jewelry Chain: Tips, Tricks & More

by Erica Stice

Read Tips & Tricks from the Halstead team on untangling chain plus how to properly store chain to prevent further tangles from happening. We've added a few tangled horror chain stories as well.

Educate jewelry customers to position yourself as a trusted resource. Transparency and information are powerful tools for your jewelry business.
April 24, 2018

5 Ways to Educate Your Jewelry Customer

by Katie Hacker

Selling your jewelry? Educating your customers benefits your business in a multitude of ways. Here are some tips and free, printable inserts!

Read how gold-filled jewelry compares to gold-plated jewelry. Learn about constructions, durability and the care & cleaning for both.
August 04, 2017

Gold-Filled vs. Gold-Plated Jewelry

by Janelle Hinesley

Here's the rundown on the differences between gold-filled vs. gold-plated jewelry. Learn how they compare and contrast to make an informed jewelry buying decision.

We have tips for simple ways to customize your packages whether you're selling your work or making a quick gift. Plus, we'll share some crea
February 02, 2016

Jewelry Packaging Ideas & Inspiration

by Hilary Halstead Scott

Need a little inspiration for your jewelry packaging? Take two and a half minutes to jumpstart your creativity with this episode of the Halstead Jewelry Minute.

Learn about the properties of gold-filled metal material used to make jewelry. What is it? How is it made? What to jewelry designers need to know?
July 18, 2014

Gold-Filled Jewelry Material 101

by Hilary Halstead Scott

Are you confused about the construction of gold-filled? What's the difference between yellow and rose gold-filled? Get answers to these questions and more with our new video: Gold-Filled 101.

Definitions of different types of silver alloys used in jewelry making comparing the pros and cons of each material in the studio.
October 08, 2013

Types of Silver - Learn the Grades of Silver Alloys & Purity in Jewelry

by Hilary Halstead Scott

Learn about different types of silver alloys used in jewelry. What makes Argentium different from standard sterling silver? What is in Tibetan silver? Expand your knowledge so you can be an expert on all things silver!

Learn how to protect and polish your sterling silver to keep it shiny. Sterling silver tarnish is natural, but you can keep your jewelry looking great.
April 30, 2013

Silver: Tarnishing, Cleaning, Polishing & Protecting

by Hilary Halstead Scott

Tired of your favorite silver jewelry tarnishing? Learn more about protecting silver from tarnish as well as the different ways to clean and polish your sterling silver. Read the article and watch the video.

Avoiding tarnish on your silver jewelry supplies can prevent discoloration or rubbing off. Learn how to protect silver jewelry with easy DIY steps.
December 08, 2010

How to Keep Sterling Silver from Tarnishing - Protecting Jewelry

by Hilary Halstead Scott

Avoiding tarnish on your silver jewelry findings makes maintenance, cleaning and polishing easier. Learn how to store your jewelry and limit exposure to tarnish inducing environmental factors.