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  1. Blog
    I have always been a thrift shop/garage sale baby. Since moving to another state, the thrift shops in my area leave a little to the imagination. Now that I am visiting my family(I am staying with my son, who happens to live around the corner from a thrift shop, what joy, what rapture), the...
  2. General Chat
    I am having some issues getting my jewelry organized.....My grandmother passed away a few years ago, and I have some of her jewelry, also. I have lots of necklaces, pins, earrings and a few bracelets. Nothing really expensive----in case changes how you store them....currently, I have a jewelry...
  3. Community sites
    I recently opened my Etsy shop. I make 100% handmade jewelry. Bracelets, anklets, necklaces and some other items such as beaded bookmarks.
  4. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Need some help here friends. I have some jewelry that I want to sell - 14KT - any ideas of places to sell? Mahaalo.
  5. For Sale or Trade
    I am interested in making a trade for various vintage costume jewelry(1970's and older) in good condition, no broken pieces. I have quite a few Avon bottles and decanters from the 1980's. All the avon products have never been used or opened.Most are boxed gift sets. If you have the jewelry I...
  6. Beadwork and Jewelry
    Does any one know what i would look under for making magnetic jewelry when i look it always seems to come up sales of it or supplies i want step by step instructions so i can make the jewerly myself want to make something differnt for craft shows or if anyone knows how let me know thanks...
  7. General Chat
    I heard this on the news and wanted to share Jewelry Recall
  8. Beadwork and Jewelry
    I want to learn from the ground up how to re-create and restring jewelry. Did you take a class? Read a book? Someone taught you? Any suggestions on how to get started would be a great help. Thanks
  9. General Chat
    Ok, at the convenience store that I get my newspaper at, I saw mood rings on sale. They are just a band. Not the ring with a round glass "stone" on it that I remember as a child. It cost a whopping $1.99. So I purchased one. Another woman was there about my age and she said she purchased...
  10. Hot deals
    Here is a great set of Bella Luce earrings for 14.99 and free shipping with code DISCFSMDM*3*4&cm_pos=60&bca=BLP303E&ptid=11363&R=3040386 They have a lot of...
  11. Beadwork and Jewelry
    :smhelp: Can anyone suggest a brand? Where's the best place and price for it? Thanks in advance.
  12. Make It Yourself
    This stuff works great! 1 tbsp salt 1 tbsp baking soda 1 tbsp dish soap 1 cup water Heat water in the microwave for 1 or 2 minutes. Pour hot water into bowl. Place salt, soda, and dishwashing liquid into bowl. Place jewelry in and let it sit for 5 to 10 minutes. Rinse jewelry in cool water...
  13. Beadwork and Jewelry
    I make cell phone fobs for myself and my dds and neices. I just made them with lobster claws so that they can be interchanged without having to use a new cell phone attachment thing(hey I am a pro lol) They love them and I make them pretty fancy. These would make CHEAP GREAT gifts esp around...
  14. Secondhand Shopping
    I found something unique and cheap this morning while thrift shopping. Our area Battered Women's Shelter has a thrift store, and they sell unique jewelry made by their clients out of chipped, and broken china dishes. They are chips of the design fashioned into necklaces, pins, bookmarks. They...
  15. Secondhand Shopping
    If you are a jewelry lover and also a lover of pre-loved jewelry something you also are happy find or be given if it isn't brand new? I for one have a beautiful, vintage 3 stone ring that we got off of Ebay to mark our 30th anniversary. I absolutely love it, couldn't have been...
  16. For Sale or Trade
    I have an etsy shop and make some nice jewelry. I'm looking to trade some pieces for handmade soap and bath products. Please PM me for more information. I'm getting ready for Christmas early.
  17. Hobbies
    Dd just turned 10 and has an assortment of beads from various sources (including a huge stash just given to her by my sil). Up until now she has just been stringing them willy nilly and making presents of them, but she is now more interested in doing it right, and making things like earrings as...
  18. Freebies 15% off with code totally7 Handcrafted, Limited Edition Jewelry... A Pretty Rock creates one of a kind or limited edition pieces of jewelry. Brought to life with carefully selected gemstones, mineral stones and freshwater pearls, the collection is meant to lend...
  19. News you can use
    Selling your gold jewelry, coins, fillings If you've got gold jewelry that you don't plan to wear or bequeath to an heir, you might consider selling it while gold prices are still high. Here's how to go about it.
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