Paid to Design Jewelry
a Job as a Jewelry Designer or
Your Own Jewelry Design Business
having a rewarding, high-paying job that lets you use your creativity
to design beautiful jewelry. Welcome to the world of the professional
are few jobs that offer so many benefits. As a jewelry designer
you will have the satisfaction of making your vision a reality.
can be a style leader who sets new trends when you become a jewelry
designer, especially if your jewelry is sold in popular retail stores or
worn by celebrities.
you might be a jewelry artist who earns a lucrative income
selling hand-made jewelry to buyers who appreciate your work and
are willing to pay more for unique pieces.
you start your own jewelry design business you will enjoy the flexibility
and freedom of being your own boss, plus your earning potential
is almost unlimited. And perhaps most importantly your jewelry design
"work" will be fun, interesting, and personally rewarding.
you become a jewelry designer, and especially if you start your own jewelry
design business, you might choose to create whatever type of jewelry you
Which types of jewelry can you imagine yourself getting paid to
long as you have the desire, you can become a jewelry designer.
No special education or experience is necessary to break into this career
(including wedding and engagement rings)
jewelry, such as cufflinks and tie pins
other types of jewelry (belt buckles, buttons, body jewelry,
toe rings, and more)
you would like to be paid to design jewelry, the FabJob
Guide to Become a Jewelry Designer is
for you! In this e-book you will discover how you can get started
and succeed in the exciting career of jewelry design.
guide offers expert advice from successful jewelry designers and
jewelry industry insiders to learn how you can get started and succeed
as a jewelry designer.
author Margaret Hefner is a former jewelry designer for the Ralph
Lauren Jewelry Company and the Jones New York label. She also
launched her own jewelry line, which she sold to boutiques and galleries.
Other experts who share insider advice in this how-to guide include:
FabJob Guide to Become a Jewelry Designer covers topics of vital importance
if you want to become a jewelry designer and get hired as a jewelry designer
or start your own jewelry design business in the United States or Canada,
plus helpful advice for starting a jewelry design business in any country. It includes:
Warner, founder and principal designer of Good Art, a high-end jewelry
company in Hollywood, whose jewelry has appeared in magazines such as Vogue
and GQ and is worn by celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez,
Usher, Jessica Alba, and Ashton Kutcher
Smersh, winner of the NICHE Fashion Jewelry Award for excellence and
innovation in jewelry design
Sportun, who landed the first wholesale order for her jewelry at age
16, and now sells to approximately 70 jewelry retailers in the U.S. and
Johngren, who attended Yale University before becoming a jewelry designer,
sold $3,000 worth of jewelry in two days at a local craft fair and now
runs a successful jewelry design business
to Get Started as a Jewelry Designer
to Get Hired as a Jewelry Designer
you need to know about jewelry design, including:
of jewelry you can make (including earrings, necklaces, bracelets, rings,
brooches, and more)
(including beads, metal, gemstones, synthetics, clay, natural elements
such as wood, shell, paper, and more)
equipment and tools you'll need and where to find them (includes
an insider's list of contact information for suppliers recommended
by professional jewelry designers)
about jewelry design and jewelry making workshops, colleges courses,
and certificate programs
to teach yourself jewelry-making
to design jewelry, including a step-by-step explanation of
the jewelry design process:
for jewelry, including ensuring your jewelry is wearable
a jewelry design or using computer-aided design (CAD)
your jewelry materials
patterns or molds in jewelry design
to make a sample or prototype of your jewelry
your own jewelry, including how to use key jewelry making techniques
(filing, soldering, saw-piercing, wirework)
and companies to make the jewelry you design (also known as outsourcing
of jewelry production)
to Start a Jewelry Design Business
of employers for fashion, production and custom jewelry design
about types of positions, including head designer, design assistant,
benchwork or assembly
to find and reply to advertised openings for jewelry designers
to land an interview for a jewelry designer job even when no opening
to put together a resume and cover letter that sell your
skills as a jewelry designer
to prepare a portfolio of your jewelry design work:
to include (sketches, photos, or a mix)
your work so it shows well
it together as an attractive package
tips for jewelry designers including what to wear and how to make
a fabulous impression
jewelry samples and how to present them
to start your own business as a jewelry designer as inexpensively
to create a business plan for your jewelry design business
your start-up costs (includes a sample budget) and where
to get start-up financing
a name for your jewelry design business
else you need to know to start a jewelry design business (with tips
and links to resources on insurance, taxes on product sales, incorporating,
to set up your workspace whether you work at home or rent a studio
to determine prices for your jewelry
to prepare your jewelry to ship and display
employees or contractors for assembly of your jewelry designs
for your jewelry and accepting
payment from jewelry clients and
Your Jewelry Designs
you will find even more resources and advice, including:
to prepare your portfolio and jewelry samples to show to
clients and buyers
sheets and price sheets to show off your jewelry collections
a website to sell your jewelry
jewelry through consignment with galleries or boutiques
"terms of sale" to protect yourself
directly to consumers at craft shows and promotional events
strategies to promote your jewelry to individual buyers
to contact wholesale jewelry buyers at retail stores and present
to make big sales at jewelry industry tradeshows
when a sales rep is needed (and how to make sure they work hard
to sell your jewelry)
You can have all this and more
for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds of dollars to take courses
on starting a business, and chances are they will not include specific
information about starting a jewelry design business. The FabJob
Guide to Become a Jewelry Designer contains some of the best
career and business advice you could get from other sources,
to save money, including how you can get a discount on jewelry making
tools and supplies by buying at wholesale prices
to find a successful professional jewelry designer to be your mentor
a jewelry making studio is safe
to leading jewelry industry resources including publications and
to help you start your jewelry design business, including:
for a jewelry design business
order form to sell your jewelry to retail stores
sheet to show your jewelry designs to buyers
list for buyers
for selling jewelry on consignment (also known as a consignment agreement)
form to use in your jewelry design business
checklist of supplies and equipment for running your own
jewelry design business
more! (including free updates)
can save you many hours of research, help you avoid some costly mistakes,
and give you information you need to get hired as a jewelry designer or
start your own jewelry design business.
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can earn back the price of the guide with the next piece
of jewelry you sell. And with this guide you can become a jewelry designer and start your own jewelry design business much more quickly.
you believe you deserve to have the career of your dreams, this
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FabJob.com was featured in Woman's World Magazine ("Land Your Dream Job" article).
"If you dream of designing
jewelry for a living, this valuable guide is for you. It shows how to turn
your talent for designing jewelry into a successful career. You will learn
how to get started in jewelry design, how to get a job as a jewelry designer,
and how to start your own business selling your jewelry to retail stores,
wholesale buyers, or directly to consumers."
Jennifer James, Editor
"Whether your goal is
to develop a name for yourself in celebrity circles, to work behind the
scenes for a big designer label, or to set yourself up in a studio designing
one-of-a-kind pieces, the FabJob Guide to Become a Jewelry Designer can help you
learn how to make a living using your creativity
as a jewelry designer."
- Margaret Hefner, Author and Jewelry
Designer who has designed for Ralph Lauren Jewelry Company and Jones New York
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What's the difference
between a jewelry designer and a jewellery designer?
The only difference is the
country you work in. "Jewelry" is the U.S. spelling, while "jewellery"
is the spelling used in Canada and other countries. This guide provides
expert information about how to become a jewelry designer (or become a jewellery
designer) and start your own jewelry design (or jewellery design) business wherever you live.