Tag Archives: doublesided 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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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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The Tree of Life Pendant – still going strong!

I’ve been making tree of life pendants for a few years. My basic design has evolved over the years. I initially used a pewter tree charm and a very narrow but thick sterling silver washer pendant. Here’s an example of … Continue reading

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