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What is a good way of taking jewelry pictures with a digital camera? I can't seem to get them "nice" enough. I am really picky :o) My apartment has very bad light so I have been taking the pieces outside and photographing them on a white sheet of paper. It works better than my older pictures, which...
August 21st 03 07:09 AM
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looking for a source... by
For metal findings, ring mounts, castings etc., for mounting gemstones. Any ideas?
April 18th 04 08:55 PM
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Gemstone question by
I just purchased some gemstones (various smallish lab created/synthetic stones) and I would like to make some jewlery from them. How do I measure the stones so I can purchase the correct settings for them?
February 22nd 04 12:31 AM
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ring cleaner problem by
My friend dunked a .925 silver pin into a jewelry cleaning fluid and it came out with a gold colored surface. She said it was a new bottle of the stuff, but that it had never happened before with the same type of fluid. Has anyone heard of this happening before? Anyone have an explanation for...
February 10th 06 04:34 PM
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New: Spanish gemological website by
Hello. For those of you who speak Spanish we have launched a gemological website. The URL is as follow: http:\\www.mllopis.com Lot of gemological articles in spanish, news, events, pictures, instruments...
September 6th 03 02:03 AM
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Looking for Buyer by
Hi, I am a manufacturer, importer and exporter of white gold, bracelets, earrings, necklaces, rings, setting with rubies, peridot, sapphire, topaz, ......etc.... Can anyone provide some contacts of buyer please. Thankyou very much, Andy
August 12th 03 07:12 AM
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earring castings by
I make jewelry as a hobby and for gifts. I would like to make some earrings for my mother, but she does not have pierced ears. Can anyone tell me where I can find clip on castings or conversion kits?
May 31st 04 04:21 PM
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Lost replies... by -SP-
"Peter W. Rowe" wrote in message ... On , in rec.crafts.jewelry "-SP-" wrote: Peter, may I ask why some of the posts and replies don't show in this thread? Do you know what's causing this at all?...
November 1st 03 05:04 PM
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best way to sell a class ring/how to assess its value? by -SP-
"Trevor Smithson" wrote in message ... Keep it. It's worth more than you'll ever know. -SP-
September 14th 03 02:31 AM
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sphere grinding by 0_Qed
Readership, Doeas anyone know of a good 'ref' for building, & operating, such a device. Any pointers would be helpful. Thank you, Ed
May 31st 05 02:05 AM
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My new website with free jewelry making tutorials by 1 Lucky Texan
On Jan 11, 12:45 am, Janet_of_all_trades wrote: On Jan 7, 8:53 pm, 1 Lucky Texan wrote: On Jan 6, 9:57pm, Abrasha wrote: 1 Lucky Texan wrote: On Jan 2, 12:45 am, Janet_of_all_trades...
January 12th 10 07:35 PM
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Flat White Circular Earrings? by [email protected]
I saw someone with a flat, white earring to-day. It was sort of punk-esque, but they definitely weren't plugs or fake plugs; they were just thin circles like the end of a push pin but slightly larger. They were something like these ear stud flat...
February 5th 06 12:54 AM
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New Group by 5150
Greetings, We have just started a new Yahoo News Group dedicated to Micro Machining. We want this group to focus on trading information on the machining processes related to Micro, Medical, Electronic, Nano, Jewelry Etc. We have many associations in the world of Micro Machining and will...
March 9th 05 05:01 AM
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Supplier for Hematite/Hemalyke shapes? by 53North
Hi Folks, I'm looking for a supplier who can create a specific shape for beads/stations in hematite/hemalyke. Any suggestions? Cheers, Maele
May 25th 05 07:18 AM
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[ADVERT] Networking site for Gems & Jewelry Professionals by 99Carat
www.99carat.com Hello, Are you in the Gems & Jewelry Business? Well then this is the place for you!!! We are pleased to announce soft opening of 99Carat.com, a networking site for the Gem and Jewelry professionals.
November 29th 09 11:07 PM
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Cast vs hand-made by A & L Lane
Can anyone give me some advice on the differences between jewellery that is cast and that which is hand made - obviously the hand made item is always more expensive but does it wear better, is it stronger, etc? Someone recently told me that that cast items sometimes have bubbles and such...
July 22nd 05 03:07 AM
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Optivisor Help by A.J.Martin
Hello friends, I want to get my wife something for her jewelry making hobby for Christmas. Can anyone recommend which optivisor magnification level is best for beading and jewelry making? Or...do you even like an optivisor? or would a flexible arm magnifier be better? Thanks to you all. Andy
December 15th 03 03:52 AM
by Carl West Go to last post
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silver clay and rock tumblers by A.J.Martin
I'm new to this newsgroup, hello. I'm looking for a good rock tumbler to burnish fired silver clay pieces. There are quite a few on the market to choose from. Anyone have an opinion or advice about these little machines? Vibrating or tumbling? Stainless shot or polishing grit? Help!
February 7th 06 04:33 AM
by Jim Go to last post
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Newbie Help by A.J.Martin
Hello everyone, My wife has been really getting into making jewelry the last two years, so much so, that she and my daughter are even doing a 'Mother/Daughter' show in December. I'd like to invest in her new found hobby and ramp her up to 'the next level'. To my thinking, this would be giving her...
November 23rd 03 03:01 AM
by A.J.Martin Go to last post
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Silver chain color by [email protected]
Hello A little part of my silver Marina chain's color has turned black. How can I clean it? Will the regular chain cleaners remove the black spots? Thanks for your advice.
June 2nd 06 02:38 AM
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