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In With the New Trends – Jewelry Styles to Stock for 2017
You may find it difficult to start thinking about the upcoming holiday season, let alone next spring, but as you make your moves for next year's inventory, the styles that promise to be popular for 2017 are important to note. This past September, designers graced the runways of New York, London, and Milan with their interpretations on style, and similarities in fashion started to take shape. Here are five trends you should know for 2017, and the jewels to have at the ready to go with them.
Click over to the Trend Files to check out the best new trends for 2017
A First Look At Who's #JCKTucsonBound
We're a few months away from February, but JCK Tucson is already shaping up to be our best show yet. Register to join us at the 2017 show where you'll have the opportunity to get up close and personal with a high caliber of new and returning designer talent, plus an impressive collective of trusted manufacturers and suppliers spanning jewelry technology, gemstones, mountings, and more.
Here's a first look at who's #JCKTucsonBound:
Click here to attend JCK Tucson OR contact NMancini@reedjewelrygroup.com to reserve your space today »
Already registered? Log in to your JCK Tucson My Show account and start planning your Tucson checklist. Be sure to review your recommended vendors, preview new products, and start setting appointments.
Get Holiday Ready With Yelp!
Let's talk about Yelp! According to a Yelp-commissioned survey conducted by Harris Poll in September 2016, 64% of Americans age 18+ are likely to shop local this holiday season. With consumers searching for the best places to spend on their loved ones, JCK is partnering with Yelp on Wednesday, November 30 to provide the jewelry retail community with the best tools, tips and tricks on how to prepare and maximize your listing.
Sign up today and mark your calendar for this can't miss webinar.
Click here to register »
Ready, Set, Jet: Italy Vacation Journal
This months' Vacation Journal features JCK Industry Vice President, Katie Dominesey's trip to Italy.
From attending a friend's wedding amidst the jaw-dropping, dramatic beauty of the Amalfi Coast to indulging in superb food and wine in timeless Florence and Tuscany, we're living vicariously through Katie's covetable Italian getaway. Katie shared with us some of her tips on how to pack, as well as her personal style mantra for this vacation: "Go Simple, Be Comfortable, but always wear bright lipstick."
Head over to the blog to read the full recap of Katie's trip and see which designer faves made it into her essentials box »
Going Full Circle with Jules Kim of Bijules Jewelry
We recently caught up with Jules Kim, the creator of Bijules, who made a splash at her first LUXURY event in Las Vegas this year. Exceeding a decade in consistent idea making, Jules Kim has conquered the balance of art and empowering storytelling in unique jewelry forms. She describes her jewelry style as ever changing, and is constantly shifting the way people interact with luxury jewelry. Jules believes in building a lifestyle, not just a brand, and hopes that this message can help strengthen the values of the luxury industry.
Read more about Jules' "Day in Numbers" and how she has successfully challenged the market on the
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