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Calling all students- BFA, craft school, apprentice, workshop goer, online class attendee. Halstead is here to support your jewelry making journey!


Quality Wholesale Jewelry Supplies On Demand 

As a student, your needs are constantly changing. From making multiples for a new production line to fabricating one-of-a-kind pieces for exhibitions or senior shows, the supplies you want vary. Halstead stocks hundreds of findings, from chain to clasps to jump rings, and the raw materials you need like sheet, wire, and solder. It can be difficult to find a mentor as you’re building your skills, but that doesn’t mean you can’t keep growing. Halstead has resources beyond supplies to help build your skills..

  • Quality Supplies
  • Fast shipping
  • Resources
  • Community
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Stock Up on the Essentials

Halstead is your one stop shop for all your jewelry materials and findings.

Sterling silver sheet metal, patterned sheet and gold jewelry wire

We’ve got everything from sheet metal, to wire, to casting grain and solder. Our raw materials let your creativity be on display.

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Explore all of our chain options to set your jewelry apart. It’s not just for necklaces either, add chain elements on earrings and more.

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Jump rings, clasps, tags, and more. Find the key elements needed to create and finish your pieces perfectly.

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From essential crimps to decorative spacer beads and caps, find exactly what you need for your beaded jewelry.

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We know you care about the details. Specs, weights, and more. Everything you need to know to make the right purchase. We take great care when sourcing our products with attention to ethical operations, reliability, consistent quality, and environmental impact.

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Services & Expertise

We pride ourselves in offering exceptional service. Not only is our staff friendly, but they’re also knowledgeable. Our in-house teaching studio offers jewelry making classes to all employees so they understand the challenges you face. We believe that hands-on experience is invaluable to understanding our products, how to use them, and questions that may arise.


Related Blogs

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Top 5 Reasons Silver Solder Doesn't Flow

Jewelry soldering can be frustrating at times, but with the right knowledge, you can quickly troubleshoot the problems.

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Flex Shaft Attachments for Finishing

A flex shaft (or Dremel) rotary tool is used for sanding, polishing, cutting and drilling and the attachments can get complicated, especially for a beginning jeweler.

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Career Services for Jewelry Students

Get specialized advice on how to enter the jewelry work force and earn a living. This article explores jewelry jobs and career information.

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Halstead has resources to support you from student to jewelry professional.

Halstead Grant

Jumpstart your jewelry business by applying for the Halstead Grant. Open to new jewelry businesses, the grant offers a cash prize, product, and recognition in the industry to help take your business to the next level.

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Jewelry Business Forum

This annual digital conference is created to help empower small jewelry businesses. Attendees receive professional development in marketing and business skills, all while being inspired to create.

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Halstead Blog

Not only do we cover techniques and processes, we also discuss business, marketing, photography, and more.

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Jewelry Business Plan Toolkit

This business plan tool helps you plan and prepare your business for success. It’s a great resource for transitioning your studies into a jewelry business.

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