|LINKS AND BANNERS:
by Karen Holliday
custom-made jewelry that you are sure to love.
by Sandra Brand
Beaded jewelry for women, men and girls. Custom bridal
name bracelets, birthstone jewelry and more.
hand-crafted jewelry and charms.
by Judith Nelson
bracelets, anklets, earrings, lanyards, eyeglass chains,
bookmarks and more. Judith is very creative.
by Bonnie Alvarez
bracelets and other jewelry items with a mother/child theme.
Also: custom birth announcements, handcrafted cards, baby slings,
baby furniture, and a web-design service.
by Laura Jansen
The Beadecked Ornament Book series. The books
contain patterns for weaving beaded covers for Christmas
ornaments and other objects. Beaded ornaments make
beautiful and original gifts, and should be quite marketable.
High-quality handcrafted beaded jewelry made from semiprecious
stones, glass, wood and ceramics.
by Danielle Stirling
The small, tasteful banner belies the beauty of the designs and the
sophistication of the site. She uses a wide variety of high-quality components,
and no two items look alike. This is one designer who is not in a rut!
by Sharon Harris
hand-crafted jewelry featuring semiprecious stones, crystal,
glass beads and carved pendants.
By Rena Klingenberg
This fabulous site has a plethora of articles on how to make your hand-
crafted jewelry business work. It is absolutely a must read!
by Erin Weik
This retailer fills in some of the gaps on my own site. Erin has
cat's eye beads,
Swarovski crystal and pearls, pewter beads, sterling silver findings and
beading supplies, and finished jewelry, in addition to a wide range of
and metaphysical items. The site is gorgeous, with a Celtic theme.
|Highly recommended Product:
by Jeff Moffett
If you use the Windows calculator and find it frustrating because of its
characters, limited features, and lack of customizability, I strongly
Moffsoft's Calculator 2. Calculator 2 has a fully customizable
a "tape" which shows you all of your calculations. If you are a
retailer like me,
you will be delighted by its ability to calculate taxes. Its
(inches to millimeters, quarts to liters, exchange rates, etc.) are
useful. This is one of the most useful programs I have ever used.
by Leigh and Stephen Ross
Clay Central is the web's best resource site for jewelry designers who
polymer clay beads. The site includes message boards, instructional
an encyclopedia, interviews with artists, contests, auctions, and more.
by Ron Stanford
Pebbles offers a variety of stone beads, cabochons, gemstones
and rough rocks for all types of lapidary uses. This is the only
know who carries semiprecious stones and beads made in the U.S.
(Note: Ron Stanford died a couple years ago, and it appears
that Precious Pebbles now sells stone gifts, but no beads.)
by Deborah H. Crumbaker-Oldham
hand-crafted jewelry (including necklaces, bracelets, earrings and hair
beaded book covers, original artwork (including drawings and paintings in
acrylic), hand-painted tiles, hand-made greeting cards. This lady
awards for her jewelry than I have hairs on my head!
by Rosemary Thornton
hand-made jewelry, including necklaces, bracelets, mother's bracelets
and earrings, using only the finest components, including Bali silver,
semiprecious stones, real pearls, and Swarovski crystal.