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Jewelry Designers Road to the GBK 2013 Emmy Awards Gift Lounge

Like many of you, I was always curious about what was in the gift bags celebrities receive at awards shows.  That was until I had the chance to participate myself.  Below is an example of Loralyn Designs stainless steel pendant necklace that will be gifted to members of the Press at the GBK 2013 Emmy Awards Gift Lounge in September!

Fall Fashion 2013 Day to Night Styles

Although the weather is still warm, fall is coming!   That's right, it is time to get those tights, boots and jackets back out of hibernation and play with your current wardrobe to create fun new outfits.  I have an office job during the week so I am always looking to put something together that is comfortable, trendy, flattering and that can work from day to night.  Instead of taking and posting selfies, I decided to use a fun site called polyvore to create some new outfits.  Warning:  Polyvore is highly addictive.  It is basically a virtual dressing

Our Tool Wine Charms made it to the audition round in Walmart's 2013 'Get On The Shelf' Contest

A couple weeks ago I posted about putting together a video to submit to Walmart for their Get on the Shelf Contest.  Well, I am pleased to say that we passed stage one and are now in the audition round!

       

Playing with Animoto Free Video - Handyman Tool Wine Charms

Today I decided to enter a competition offered by Walmart called "Get on the shelf".  Anyone can apply (closes July 31st, 2013) as long as you believe you can fullfill orders from Walmart (gulp!) and have a video of your product.  I decided to enter our Handyman Wine Glass Charms.

The idea of having to create video seemed overwhelming but after some research I found Animoto.com and decided to give it a try.  I was pleasantly suprised to find out making a video (OK slideshow with music, I'm still learning) was not too hard.

How I organized my jewelry studio for under $50!

Last year, my husband and I turned what would be our kitchen table area into my jewelry studio.   A space away from my workbench where I can focus on design, finish work and fullfilling orders.  Since we have an open floor plan, it enables me to work and be with my family at the same time.  One drawback, it is a very visible area so it needs to be neat and tidy....no closing the door here!  As time went on and the business grew, I began to outgrow the space, at least so I thought...  

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