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You don't have to spend a dime to help support a small business, there are plenty of free, easy, and fun things you can do! Leave them a review: We all look at reviews before we make a purchase and small businesses are no different! This is a great way to share your experience with others and help them decide if something is right for them, it also gives social proof that a business is doing a good job! Share them with a friend: If a review from someone you don't even know is helpful, then hearing about a business...

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Usually you have to commission a custom piece of jewelry to be part of the process, but not any more!  I used to make Mettle by Abby out of David Douglas Diamonds in Marietta, Georgia and I would often share what I was working on at the time with my customers when they came in. As of Fall 2017, I make Mettle by Abby from my private studio, but I have found a new way of sharing this with you! I had my top Mettle fans vote on which group of gemstones they wanted to see made into jewelry. They chose the...

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Guys are hard to buy for. It's true. I think jewelry for guys is even harder. Or maybe not... The first Valentine's Day I had with Malachi, I gave him a tiny silver chainsaw necklace I made. He LOVED it! He even went so far as to lovingly dub it the key to my heart! Ha, ha, ha! Here's the picture he took when he got it: That was 3 YEARS AGO! And I've just now started to make more wearable tool pendants! I don't know what took me so long. Malachi has worn it practically every day since I...

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This year's Pantone color of the year is CLASSIC BLUE! And to get you off celebrating this wonderfully exciting new decade, I've got a line up of my favorite Classic Blue Jewelry for you that you won't find anywhere else! But don't let your search end there, if you love blue, checkout my full selection of BLUE JEWELRY! Blue is the color of tranquility, trust, and loyalty, and Classic Blue focuses on deep thinking, communication, and mindfulness. My hope for you in this coming year is that you will discover a new depth of peacefulness and that you will experience a...

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It can be hard to know what to get your mother-in-law, but I've got a simple solution for you >> jewelry! Ok, that's kind of broad... let me narrow it down for you. Earrings are an easy go to. You don't have to worry about sizes with earrings and people change them out every day!  I recommend starting here, it's a collection of all my available earrings under $100. Wanting to spend a little more? Check out my full collection of earrings here! Check out my favorite pair here, they're lightweight, beautiful, and handmade! When you gift Mettle by Abby...

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