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Beyond Basics: Elevating a Permanent Jewelry Business for Jewelers

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Uncover expert tips to propel your permanent jewelry business to new heights.

In the ever-evolving world of jewelry, permanent jewelry has taken center stage in recent years. Jewelers and business owners understand that going beyond the basics is crucial to making your permanent jewelry business stand out in a sea of offerings. With more and more jewelers getting in on the action these days, ask yourself, “How can I step it up?” That’s where our expert advice comes in. Let’s check out five tips that will set your permanent jewelry business apart and embark on a journey to amplify your craftsmanship, innovation, and customer experience.

1. Diversify Your Chain Offering

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To truly excel in the realm of permanent jewelry, it’s essential to round out your chain selection. Chain & Components 2024­–2025 is the latest resource to join our suite of catalogs. This invaluable tool will help you browse more than 100 styles of custom length chain as well as a dedicated section for other essentials needed for growing a permanent jewelry business. As you peruse this catalog, remember to look for gaps in your merchandising and fill them with the latest on-trend styles as well as a selection of classic favorites.

2. Embrace Comprehensive Assortments of Links and Dangles

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Expand your horizon by going beyond the conventional chain offering. We’ve all seen the traditional minimalist chain for a permanent jewelry look. It’s classy, simple, and can go with everything. But what if we take it a bit further? Try adding a micro bezel-set link or an accented heart dangle to elevate the look of your permanent jewelry. Fortified by more than 50 years of development, the newest edition of Findings & Metals 2024–2025 — Stuller’s complete guide to our findings and fabricated metals — you can discover a variety of new and best-selling links and dangles. Now you can explore new lab-grown diamond options as well as price-point friendly options perfect for permanent jewelry.

Sunstone™ Orion™ PJ Pulse Arc Welder for Permanent Jewelry

Use a tool made specifically for permanent jewelry artists complete with on-the-go portability, convenient cable management, and an ideal energy range.

3. Introduce Captivating Add-On Services

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Strengthen your customer relationships by providing add-on services that exceed expectations. Offer seamless chain adjustments, enabling customers to safely add or remove clasps, adjust lengths, and ensure their permanent jewelry is always tailored to perfection. This personalized touch showcases your commitment to enhancing the longevity and allure of their cherished pieces.

4. Elevate the In-Store Experience

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The setting in which you create and showcase your permanent jewelry plays a pivotal role in the overall experience. Reflect on the layout of your showroom or envision the ambiance of pop-up events. Do your customers feel like this experience is about them? Do they feel pampered? Do they have fun? Is it an experience worthy of Instagram and TikTok? Elevate your space to embody luxury and sophistication, transporting customers into a place of elegance and exclusivity that seamlessly complements your extraordinary creations.

5. Expand Your Reach Through Collaborations

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Broaden your horizons by partnering with like-minded boutiques, stores, and brands. Collaborate on pop-up permanent jewelry events that amplify your presence and resonate across social media platforms. Harness the power of partnerships to create engaging social media hashtags and interactive campaigns, fostering a community that radiates awareness and allure. Above all, go where your ideal customers are.

Reaching New Heights in Permanent Jewelry

Venturing beyond the basics in permanent jewelry isn’t just a choice—it’s a necessity. By embracing diverse chains, comprehensive offerings, captivating services, enhanced experiences, and strategic collaborations, you’re poised to redefine the landscape of permanent jewelry, securing your place at the forefront of this captivating craft. As you implement these expert tips, remember that the key lies in weaving innovation and artistry into the fabric of your business. Take off on your permanent jewelry journey today and unveil a world of limitless possibilities.


Taylor Dizor

Staff Writer

Taylor holds degrees in Political Science and Communication from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette as well as multiple certifications from GIA. His years in the wedding industry and love of fashion trends helps him write content for the on-trend and creative jeweler.