The SMART Jewelry Show Apr. 5 - 7, 2014
Navy Pier Chicago, IL, United States. T-1A
Santa Fe Symposium May. 18 - 21, 2014
Hotel Albuquerque Albuquerque, NM, United States. Sponsor.
JCK Las Vegas May. 30 - Jun. 2, 2014
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino Las Vegas, NV, United States.
MJSA Journal. A look at how Robin Waynee created a reversible pendant.
MJSA Expo New York Seminar Schedule Now Online
From panel discussions on top trends to Swarovski’s "Professor of Crystal" sessions and the launch of MJSA Journal Live, the 2014 Expo seminars will inform, and inspire. Click here to see the schedule.
Business Software Comparison Chart
Whether you’re a manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, or designer, if you’re doing business in the jewelry industry, you need a software program to help you keep track of the moving parts of your business. From system requirements and mobile platforms to special features and network capabilities, this software comparison chart wil help you find the best program to set your business on the path to success. Read now.
MJSA Online Design Challenge: A Mother’s Love
A devoted mother and a rare padparadscha sapphire are at the heart of this year’s MJSA Online Design Challenge. See how designer Jessica Neiwert approached the challenge. Sponsored by Omi Gems. Read now.
A look at the top jewelry trends for spring. Read now. (MJSA Members Only.)
That’s a Wrap
Roland Auer demonstrates how to use Tesa tape and a laser welder to resize eternity rings in this step-by-step project. Read now. (MJSA Members Only.)
Professor of Crystal:
Using the Crystal Applicator Hand Tool
Presented by the MJSA Education Foundation and Swarovski, this article by Nick Regine, the Professor of Crystal, reviews the basics of jewelry stringing. Read now.
Custom Jeweler 5.1 Now Online
How Green Lake Jewelry Works created a new "language" for custom design; Jim Dailing reflects on life lessons; Scott and Minter Richter describe how they increase business 60 percent by turning custom designs to stock items. Read now.
MJSA is the trade association that provides the jewelry making, design, and business know-how needed to achieve excellence, raise profits, and maintain a competitive edge. To learn more about the benefits of membership, click here.