Archive for July 2013

Business advice for jewelry designers

Yesterday, Robin & I spent an hour chatting on our first Google Hangout. We had a blast despite a few technical errors! We are always pumped to answer questions you had about your jewelry business. We are keeping it simple today and wanted to offer the replay (with a little editing of our bloopers the…

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Designer Spotlight: Lidija Redovnikovic

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. I make copper, brass and silver handmade jewelry. It is not only my work but also my true passion and lifestyle. How did you get into jewelry design? I started making jewelry spontaneously when I was a child and over the years I’ve…

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It’s true:: Successful people are full of CRAP

Today I am so excited to interview on of our Bonus Contributors here at F&TA, Rachel Luna. Not only is she a little sparkplug (just 4’11”) but she is the manifesting maven of affirmations in our Laying the Foundation Course AND one of our Guest Contributors to Ramp Up Your Holiday Sales. She is the…

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FREE Q&A Call w/ Tracy & Robin

You’re INVITED! Join Robin & Tracy this Wednesday, July 24th for a FREE Q&A call! We realize that jewelry designers who are serious about their businesses also have some serious business questions. We are here to help. Ask Tracy & Robin anything about your jewelry business and get started on the road to a successful…

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151 Ways to Boost Your Holiday Sales

We are big on creating FREE business resources for jewelry designers. Since the Holiday Season will be here in no time at all, we want you to be prepared. This guide started as 101 ways…however, we came up with an additional 50 sales tips that we wanted to share with you. All you have to…

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The 5 Secrets to Holiday Success

You might be reading the title of this blog post and be thinking:: “Why do I need to be thinking of Holiday Sales for my jewelry business right now?” You’ve heard the saying, the early bird gets the worm, right? You may have heard us mention this before, but it’s a fact that most jewelry…

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Designer Spotlight: Angie Howard

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. Several years ago I got to spend some time in Hong Kong Kong which exposed me to the jade market and a variety of beautiful natural stones. I began using my long-neglected creative abilities to craft one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces. After 25 years in…

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Insiders Tips on Using Instagram for Your Jewelry Biz

Interview with Robin & Sue B Do! Tracy and I have been fascinated by the new social media darling Instagram and wanted to learn more about it so we contacted Sue B. Zimmerman, the Instagram Gal! Sue knows Instagram like no other and I was psyched to sit down (virtually) with her and chat about…

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