Yearly Archives: 2018

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My First (Japanese) Jewelry Book

My First (Japanese) Jewelry Book

Recent Posts Featured Posts Here’s another great book from the Saori C. Jewelry Designs library. Chokin no Gihou: Jewelry Design (彫金の技法ージュエリーデザイン, Jewelry Techniques – Jewelry Design) by Yoshihiko Shioiri.      This was the first jewelry-making book I ever acquired; when I first became interested in jewelry making and metalsmithing, my […]

A New Option For Your Jewelry Clasps

A New Option For Your Jewelry Clasps

Magnetic Clasps   One of the more recent innovations on the fine jewelry market is magnetic clasps. Although when they were first introduced they had a reputation for being the latest gimmick or fad, lately they have begun to be appreciated as a great help for folks who have difficulty manipulating traditional clasps, […]