by Debbie Chalut. (Kitchener Ontario Canada) I am a beginner at selling my handmade jewelry even though I've been creating for four years. I recently received an opportunity to display my jewelry on consignment in a new gift store that had opened and I jumped at it. I ran into problems from the get go. The owner didn't have a consignment contract, thank God I was … [Read more...] about Choose Your Venue Carefully
Wholesaling / Consigning
Tips for selling jewelry wholesale and on consignment through shops and galleries. Strategies for production, marketing, pricing, and record-keeping in the jewelry business-to-business world.
by Cyn. Hello - Sorry if this topic has been mentioned before but have not seen it. My husband makes plated and sterling silver earrings (mostly) and other jewelry. It ranges from inexpensive to Swarovski wedding jewelry. (which we're not having any luck with). But we have decided to sell to veterinarians, pro shops,etc. Appropriate charms for each business … [Read more...] about Jewelry Displays for Businesses I May Sell Wholesale To
by Rena Klingenberg. Approaching shops about carrying your handcrafted jewelry is easy and even fun - if you do a little research before contacting them. Find out everything you can about a shop or gallery first - because the more you know, the better you can present your jewelry (and yourself) as the solution to their needs. Before Approaching Shops and … [Read more...] about Approaching Shops and Galleries with Your Jewelry