For my second article in the “Dark Side of New Technology” series, I’m going to discuss the problems with online retail platforms like Etsy and Shapeways, and what can be done to improve them.Read more
For these next few articles, I’m going to examine the negative side-effects of many of these innovations, and what we as jewellery businesses can do about it to protect ourselves. I shall call this new series “The Dark Side of New Technology”.
This first article will be about the side effects of social media marketing’s continuous growth.
Our Best Jewellery Books purchasing guide has been just greatly expanded with dozens of new recommendations for nearly every category. We’ve even had to add three more categories. Have a look.Read more
Apologies for being a bit quiet the past couple of months (new baby). But 2018 is a new year, withRead more
Austrian jeweller Boltenstern has collaborated with Cooksons to develop and release the first platinum and gold 3D printed jewellery collection, called Embrace.Read more
The Makers Muse Youtube channel has recently released a video with some excellent practical advice on how to place copy-protection measures on your .stl files. This is particularly important advice for those who sell their models on online 3D modelling communities. Have a look:Read more
A growing number of designer jewellery brands who are happily stepping into what was once the preserve of the contemporary art jeweller– innovative choices of material and method. Here are a few of a growing list of premium and luxury brands which create jewellery using both innovative materials and innovative manufacturing processes:Read more