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Why jewelry chains break & how can you prevent it from happening? Read for helpful tips & tricks on preventing jewelry chain from breaking.
December 18, 2020

Why Jewelry Chains Break & How You Can Prevent It

by Erica Stice

Let's look at why jewelry chains break and ways to prevent it. From common causes to less known culprits, I'll share some helpful tips to extend the life of your favorite jewelry chain.

Don't get stuck with the wrong chain length! A fantastic way to upsell your jewelry is by offering necklace chain extenders which will exten
November 13, 2018

3 Types of Necklace Chain Extenders

by Erica Stice

Don't get stuck with a too-short necklace! Whether it's by a customer's need or desire, longer necklaces are a must to carry. Necklace extenders can help take any pre-made design and add length. Learn about some of the most popular types of extenders Halstead offers.

Best how-to necklace lengths guide. Match neckline styles to necklace lengths! Learn the official names of the various necklace lengths. Download the guide.
October 16, 2018

Necklace Lengths Guide - How to Measure & Choose a Necklace Length

by Erica Stice

Our necklace length guide can help you and our customers quickly make jewelry decisions based on the neckline style you're wearing. Read the article, watch the video and save the infographic. Print it today!

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.

Learn tips for chain finishing to make necklaces or other jewelry from bulk footage chain lengths. See how to solder chains for secure clasp connections.
August 28, 2017

Tips for Chain End Finishing

by Erica Stice

Find instructions and tips on finishing footage chain! Large and small chain links are covered including different chain styles and finishing techniques.

Explore 5 different jewelry chain styles you may have never tried before. Experiment with fresh new looks in your jewelry collection.
August 30, 2016

5 Fresh Jewelry Chain Styles

by Katie Hacker

Check out five fresh jewelry chain styles to play with in your designer collection. Try something new to refresh your selection today.

Learn about different jewelry chain link styles available on the market. This article will cover link configurations and manufacturing methods.
July 17, 2012

Types of Jewelry Chain Link Styles

by Hilary Halstead Scott

Get to know more about types of jewelry chains, styles, and effects in our glossary. This is a great reference to bookmark and refer to often when shopping for chain jewelry supplies. This popular blog post was updated in 2019.

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