MJSA is the trade alliance dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design. By tapping into the collective strength of our community, MJSA members find the expertise, connections, and support needed to maintain quality, reach new customers, and succeed.
Designer Cady Carlson Dill of Cady Carlson Designs in Tulsa, Oklahoma is the winner of MJSA’s 2022 “A Long-Awaited Reunion” Responsibly Sourced Design Challenge! Thanks again to our partner and sponsor, Columbia Gem House. To read more about Cady’s design and learn how the 2022 Challenge raised $7,000 to help expand Inclusivity in the jewelry industry, click here.
Dec. 8, 1 p.m. ET • Critics Weigh In on Great Design: In this episode, some of the best thinkers and practitioners of jewelry design weigh in on the elements of excellent design, from concept through execution. Scheduled Panelists: Rémy Rotenier, Nancy Robey, Nancy Ross (FIT), Tim McCreight, and Alishan Halebian. Register Now!
State of the Industry: Despite high inflation, rising interest rates, and the threat of a recession, consumers are continuing to spend. Explore the steps that businesses can take to ride out economic uncertainty and improve their chances for success in the new year. Read the Article.
Promotions from MJSA Members
December 5, 2022
Developed as an economical alternative for pure rhodium, Rhoduna Pt One is designed for small scale use and has a metal content that has been reduced to one gram per liter. Comprised of 20 percent rhodium and 80 percent platinum, the alloy is meant to produce abrasion-resistant, white and bright rhodium-platinum coatings with a uniform layer thickness. Available from MJSA member Umicore Galvanotechnik GmbH • mds.umicore.com.
December 5, 2022
The Morning Dew collection features a ring cast in sterling silver and available in sizes 5 to 9. Also included in the collection are a set of 33 mm wide sterling silver earrings that feature 14k yellow gold ear wires, as well as a sterling silver cuff bracelet offered in small, medium, and large sizes. Available from MJSA member Bertoni Gallery • bertonijewelry.com.