Biz lessons: So you want to be a jewelry designer? Here's what you NEED to know!
After 13 years in the jewelry industry, I’ve got some advice for you that I’ve learned along the way!
Read about Maison Margiela’s co-founder, Jenny Meirens here: https://www.wendybrandes.com/blog/2017/07/rip-jenny-meirens/
A cautionary tale about Kari Sigerson and Miranda Morrison selling their name, Sigerson Morrison to an investor: https://www.wendybrandes.com/blog/2012/08/in-the-news-winners-at-the-olympics-non-winners-in-fashion/
Previous blog post and video about succeeding in the fashion/jewelry businesses: https://www.wendybrandes.com/blog/2018/07/wednesdays-video-jewelry-industry-career-advice/
JEWELRY WORN IN TODAY’S VIDEO!
Newest high jewelry collection piece, the CARPE DIEM Pendant! This beauty features an extremely RARE black diamond cut into the shape of a skull.
Available on 1stdibs here: https://www.1stdibs.com/jewelry/necklaces/pendant-necklaces/wendy-brandes-rare-fancy-cut-black-diamond-skull-pendant-medallion-gold-necklace/id-j_5054191/
Safety pin earring (18K yellow gold) for all you punks out there. Only three left in stock and currently on #sale on 1stdibs for the #holidays (did I mention there’s #freeshipping?): https://www.1stdibs.com/jewelry/earrings/stud-earrings/wendy-brandes-safety-pin-pave-diamond-gold-earring/id-j_5386552/
Looking for a full #eargame upgrade? Try mixing the 18K and #diamond #safetypin with the Anarchy and Razor Blade studs for a totally luxurious (and #badass) look (did I mention there’s #freeshipping?): https://www.1stdibs.com/jewelry/earrings/stud-earrings/wendy-brandes-ear-game-3-pc-safety-pin-razor-anarchy-diamond-gold-stud-earrings/id-j_4805903/
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