Start with us, Halstead!
Halstead is committed to supporting small jewelry businesses in every way possible. Our huge selection of chain, supplies and findings is just the beginning. We also offer great content to help you in your business every day.
Halstead Jewelry Blog
Halstead YouTube Channel
Halstead Grant FAQ
Hints & Tips on Running a Jewelry Design Business
Salary & Pricing Guide for Jewelers
Flourish & Thrive Academy
Jewelry Business Education website full of free content as well as paid classes on running a jewelry business. Fantastic resources via podcasts, webinars, online courses and an annual seminar.
How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line: by Emilie Shapiro
Profiting by Design: by Marlene Richey
SNAG is a professional organization for jewelers and metalsmiths around the world. It provides advocacy, community and resources for metalsmiths on many different career paths. Their mission includes resources and content for small jewelry businesses. In alternating years they host a conference focused on small jewelry business topics. See the SNAG Events page for upcoming events.
Accounting for Jewelers
Mariel Diaz began Accounting for Jewelers years ago to provide content specifically for small jewelry businesses. Check out her blog for fantastic free content. She also offers consulting service options.
US Small Business Administration
Business plan basics are available online; plus, the SBA has free consultation counselors in many cities. SBA counselors are an outstanding service to the small business community.
Women’s Jewelry Association WJA
This professional organization is invaluable for jewelers based in major metropolitan areas. The association offers mentorships, social gatherings and seminars. See if your city has a chapter on the Women’s Jewelry Association website.
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