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Hot off the Press - Where Magazine

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Hot off the Press - Where Magazine

We are excited to share our latest bit of publicity - hot off the press and direct from Where Magazine (Vancouver Edition). We were contacted by the press team in November, after we met at Circle Craft. It was really fun to share my perspective with the team and am excited to see how they translated it so succinctly into such a small part of their magazine!  To see more of the press we've received, you can check out our press page.

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10K Celebration - Winner Announcement

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10K Celebration - Winner Announcement

Wow - just, wow. We did it! We grew our instagram from zero to TEN THOUSAND. To thank you all for sticking with us, cheering us on, and watching us grow - we teamed up with five local makers. Reclaimed Print Co. Luli Designs Jewelry Delish General Store Art + Soul Creative Co. Off You Go Paper Co. We thought we would give away a bunch of jewelry, as well as a grand prize for one special winner. We - cannot - believe - how - many - people - entered! WOW.  Using a random number generator and the fine...

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Let's Celebrate - 10k Instagram Milestone

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Let's Celebrate - 10k Instagram Milestone

Wow guys - wow.  We made it to 10k friends and followers on Instagram! TEN THOUSAND. That is no small feat. To us here at LanaBetty, we understand that to grow your small business, it takes a village and well, you're a part of that community of engaging, liking, and sharing friends who have helped us get where we are today. Sure we make the jewelry, but without your support, we would be going no where, fast. To celebrate, we are hosting a bit of a party - online - RIGHT NOW. WHAT CAN YOU WIN? We teamed up with...

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What is Gold-Fill?

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What is Gold-Fill?

Often at shows, customers ask a lot of the same questions. It dawned on us that maybe we can help you to understand the materials and components we use. When we say we use gold-filled silver to make our jewelry - we really mean we have done the work and research to know that we can offer a quality product for the price you pay. Basically, gold-filled is constructed in two or three layers. The core metal we use is sterling silver. 14k Gold is then bonded (rolled) to the surface of the silver core with heat and pressure. The bonded raw...

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Follow Friday - loveMaking Designs

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Follow Friday - loveMaking Designs

Happy Friday! It has been a long time coming - getting back to blogging and sharing our favorite makers, shops, and local events with the world and we are excited to share with you our newest stockist! Meet loveMaking designs, hailing from Revelstoke, BC - where you can find the tallest ski hill in NORTH AMERICA. We are excited to be working with loveMaking and want to introduce you to them too. Website | Instagram | Facebook Tell me a little bit about your business. What do you make or sell?  loveMaking is a collaboration between Trish Hartwick and Kiley...

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