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Why Buy Gems at Retail Price?

Posted by Yvonne Raley on

Why Buy Gems at Retail Price?

What does Retail Buying do for you?

Meanwhile the retail online seller like us, provides or should provide, an entirely different buying experience.

1. A retail seller does not get to assume that a buyer has the same level of expertise, making it obligatory to educate the buyer and give full disclose of what's important to the buyer (i.e. the risks of a cleaning product to kids or pets).

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What is Retail and Wholesale Pricing – Really?  An Unofficial Opinion

Posted by Yvonne Raley on

What is Retail and Wholesale Pricing – Really?  An Unofficial Opinion

How does markup work in the gem trade?  Here’s what I have learned in the past almost 10 years in gem and bead buying. 

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New Price List Available for Rings

Posted by Yvonne Raley on

Here is another price list for you.  This one is for all my rings.  Or most of them anyway... not all of these rings are my own designs, so when they are not, they are not included here.   Remember, these prices do not include gemstones because the prices vary too much.  
Here are some additional notes, pretty much the same notes as last time.

 

1. I can cast in 10 K gold also but you do not save that...

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New Price List Available for Pendants

Posted by Yvonne Raley on

I have been working on more price lists – I have them together for myself but I am constantly adding molds and new designs, so it is difficult to stay on top of it.  Here for now are prices for custom orders for some of my Petal, Hexagon and Gotham collections.  Remember, these prices do not include gemstones or chains. 
Here are some additional notes.
1. I can cast in 10 K gold also but you do not...

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How to Price Custom Earring Projects: Collections & Price Lists

Posted by Yvonne Raley on

I have been working on this all month and I am still not done, but given the insane number of custom orders I get, it is high time that I release some price lists.  As many of you know, quotes can take time.  Here are some reasons.
1. Metal weights differ. E.g. 14 K gold is 1.3 times as heavy as silver. So even if I have a casting of an item, if it is not the metal the customer wants I have to look...

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