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What Is Sackcloth and What Products Are Made from It

What Is Sackcloth and What Products Are Made from It 0

Sackcloth has an exotic appeal. It has been used for centuries and because of its durability, the cloth is used to make many different kinds of products ranging from clothing to backpacks and even coasters. The versatility of the material allows for the designer to add vibrant colors and patterns that capture the eye. Today, sackcloth is becoming a popular alternative to man made materials and for good reason. Read on to learn what sackcloth is, what it is made from, and the products that adorn its name.

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Handmade vs. Mass Produced: The Ultimate Product Battle

Handmade vs. Mass Produced: The Ultimate Product Battle 0

When a birthday, anniversary or holiday rolls around, you likely begin thinking about what you can purchase for your friends and loved ones. In many cases, this automatically means you travel to the nearest big box store to purchase an in-the-box item. Those who have a bit of a bigger budget may even choose a specialty store, where mass-produced, specialty items can be purchased.

Did you know there is another, perhaps better, option for your gift giving needs?

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Helpful Tips to Sell Your Handmade Items

Helpful Tips to Sell Your Handmade Items 0

If you make handmade items, you are likely proud of each piece produced. You understand that blood, sweat and tears this type of dedication to quality requires. However, not everyone will understand this. As a result, you may find that your handmade items are not selling as stellar as you would like.

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Helpful Tips for Purchasing Handmade Jewelry

Helpful Tips for Purchasing Handmade Jewelry 1

Are you ready to protest against the monotony of mass produced accessories? If so, purchasing handmade jewelry is going to be right up your alley. This jewelry, unique and well-made, brings attention to your outfit and helps to illustrate your personal style. However, this is still a ‘buyer beware’ market; after all, not all handmade jewelry is created equally.

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Silver in Jewelry: A Little Known History

Silver in Jewelry: A Little Known History 0

When you begin to think about precious metals, silver is likely at the top of the list as one that has withstood the test of time. It captivates with its beauty and is one option that seems to never really go out of style. Silver offers great looking aesthetics and many pieces utilizing this type of metal are offered at an affordable price. Over time, silver may even increase in value as the prices continue to go up.

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Black Jet Beauty Beyond the Ages

Black Jet Beauty Beyond the Ages 0

Black jet, or Gagate, although sometimes referred to as “black jewel”, has an organic nature, which uniquely separates it from many other gemstones on the market today. Jet is considered a minor gemstone and is a form of lignite, derived from decaying and compressed wood that has experienced high pressure for a long period of time.

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