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Author: onequest

My website is fully functional now!

My website is fully functional now!

Hello loyal craftoday visitors. I’m proud to announce that my site is now fully functional. I hired some brilliant consultants to embed my jewelry store from Etsy.com and my book and supply store from Amazon.com onto my site and they have completed the job beautifully. […]

Stay tuned for a new and improved craftoday site!

Stay tuned for a new and improved craftoday site!

Hi everybody, Sorry that I’ve neglected this site for the past 6 months. I’ve been very busy with full-time work, full-time grad school and parenting. The great news is that I’m almost finished with grad school! I’ll be done in late July, and will start […]

Birthstone Jewelry Beliefs and Celebrity Birthdays

Birthstone Jewelry Beliefs and Celebrity Birthdays

Wearing birthstone jewelry is very popular today. Not only is it fashionable; somehow, it also makes the item feel more personal and part of the wearer’s personality. Almost all gems are believed to be imbued with some special sort of power and this is one […]

Bulk Buying Of Bead And Jewelry Making Supplies Increase Your Profit For A Home Based Business

Bulk Buying Of Bead And Jewelry Making Supplies Increase Your Profit For A Home Based Business

  Is your home getting a bit crowded? Are all of your closets full of your bead supplies? Many jewelry makers start innocently enough. They visit a bead store, Hobby Lobby, or Michaels and then they buy some beads. Then some more. Pretty soon, it […]

Are you ready for Free Friday?

Are you ready for Free Friday?

Merry Christmas! If you’ve been busy making jewelry and still have some left over after giving out your Christmas presents, you need a place to sell them….right? I’m offering my latest ebook for free for the next couple of days as an early Christmas gift […]

Homemade Christmas

Homemade Christmas

   Please enjoy this article by guest blogger, Kate Web. Christmas is a great time to get crafty. You have the cold weather which stops you from wanting to leave the house, especially when it involves several layers and thick boots. You have the need […]

History of Christmas Ornaments

History of Christmas Ornaments

In A.D. 336, an early Roman calendar first mentions December 25 as the date of Jesus’ birth. This date was likely influenced by the year-end pagan festivals to celebrate the harvest. Celebrations included specially prepared meals, decorating of homes, gift-giving and singing. Gradually, pagan traditions […]

Savory Pumpkin Soup Perfect for the Holidays

Savory Pumpkin Soup Perfect for the Holidays

As of yesterday, I had 3 delicious, traditional Thanksgiving meals. All of the required items were represented. Turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie, and cranberries were represented on my plate. Full stop!!!! It isn’t even Thanksgiving yet! The idea of having one more Thanksgiving dinner may lead me […]

A Jamaica State of Mind

A Jamaica State of Mind

Two weeks ago, my family and I visited Jamaica. This was my 8th trip to the island country, and it did not disappoint. I first visited Jamaica when I was 7 years old, by taking a cruise with my mother and sister. We visited Ocho […]

Craftsy – another great website for online tutorials and patterns

Craftsy – another great website for online tutorials and patterns

I just love Craftsy It is one of those websites that I visit on a regular basis. Not only have I taken several of their tutorials for jewelry making but I’ve sold jewelry making patterns there as well. They offer free mini courses so that you can […]