ROUGH CUT

Rough Cut is a podcast for jewelers and small business owners in the business of jewelry. Join us for straight talk, honest advice, business insights, trends you should be aware of, special guests, a touch of humor and a whole lot of unsolicited opinions about the jewelry industry, everyone and everything  in it. Hosted by NYC Jewelry Week Co-founder JB Jones and Photographer Alain Simic

Find Rough Cut on your favorite Podcast App or listen on your browser through the link below. 

Episode 6: It’s All About Image

We serve some serious facts in Episode 6 straight from the expert himself Alain Simic! For jewelers, and young aspiring photographers out there, we talk all things commercial photography. Join us for a conversation on market rates, usage terms, copyright and much more vital information for anyone going to market or selling directly to their consumers. Photographers, this one is for you too!

Episode 5: Coming Correct

Join us for a chat on turning up the volume in your life and business with coach, speaker and creative consultant for the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) our dear friend and comrade, Elliot Carlyle. We chat about all things business, branding and empowering yourself via words of wisdom from our very special guest.

Episode 4: Oh She is Professional Sis!

On this episode we talk some serious professionalism, our grievances, tips and some practical solutions for young entrepreneurs everywhere. We are professionals today, honey!

Episode 3: One and Only

We are calling upon the muses and talking all things creativity with our incredible guest Lorraine West of Lorraine West Jewelry. Join us  for a chat about all things design, creativity, business management and cultivating inspiration with one of our favorite designers in the business today.

Episode 2: I Feel Love

We are feeling nothing but LOVE in our second episode of Rough Cut! Join us for a chat about all of our favorite things in the jewelry business, industry insights and a few of our personal favorite designers and collections: Boucheron, L’ENCHANTEUR, Lorraine West, Linda Hoj, Everything Sacred, Sewit Sium, Alexa Horton, i seira , Loren Nicole, Tess Sholom  and Robert Lee Morris.

Episode 1: The First Cut is the Deepest.

Welcome to Rough Cut! This is our very first episode, in which we introduce ourselves, the podcast, and discuss some of our beefs with the jewelry industry. Buckle in!