Tricks of the Trade

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Add color and creativity to your decals by using Thompson Enamel Marking Crayons and China paints.

Do you have a complex shape that you need to make a prong setting for? Follow these simple steps.

Looking for an easier way to start your rivet heads? Check out this great tip by jeweler Monique Rancourt.