Tag Archives: double-sided stamping

Key rings, new jewellery boxes, personalised Christmas decorations, stamping on cutlery and a new copper shape

Let’s just say it has been a while since I last updated my blog so this is a big one! http://www.chantelmccabe.com KEY RINGS I’ve had an explosion in key ring sales. It started off with a few anniversary orders in … Continue reading

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Personalised jewellery colour change fun with Photoshop and photo filters

I’ve found a fun way to show what a keepsake jewellery design will look in other metal colours without actually making it in that colour … assuming those metal options are available in that style. I use either Photoshop or … Continue reading

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Stamped and personalised anniversary gifts

My most recent order was for a seventh anniversary gift in copper, one of the traditional seventh anniversary gifts. My customer found my website, http://www.chantelmccabe.com, through Pinterest. Great to see Pinterest working for me! A fair number of other metals … Continue reading

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Minimalist jewellery range launch

I launched my new Minimalist range of keepsake personalised jewellery on my website http://www.chantelmccabe.com this week. And yes, like my other jewellery, it is vegan. It is all about a simpler, smaller range of stamped metal jewellery. It is also lighter, petite … Continue reading

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Personalised family name pendants: my Tree of Life video

I made a tree of life pendant video recently mainly for the purposes of posting on Facebook and beating the algorithms. Sadly, the reach has dropped to 181 people with this one compared to the reach of 574 one on … Continue reading

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The making of my first jewellery video: tips and tricks

You could be wondering why someone would make a jewellery video. It just kind of lies there, doesn’t it. I made a slideshow which counts as a video. My motivation to do this stemmed from Facebook’s change in its algorithms … Continue reading

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The making of “ten name pendant” in 9 carat gold

The original brief from my customer was to make ten small round charms in 9 carat gold for a charm bracelet as a very special 60th birthday present for a grandmother. I was honoured to receive the request! I set … Continue reading

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