As a wholesale supplier to jewelers and other industry professionals, Rio Grande wants to avoid presenting wholesale pricing to retail consumers. In addition, the U.S. Patriot Act requires all suppliers of precious metals to maintain full contact information for all of its customers.
Please be aware that we vigilantly protect your account information—it will never be shared or sold to any third party for any reason, ever.
The benefits of having a dedicated account with us include:
See current pricing on all products based on published daily metal markets.
Access and print your order history and invoices any time you need them.
Create and update a 'wish' list of products you have selected but are not yet ready to purchase.
Manage and update your account information, including contact and payment information, at your convenience.
For security reasons, the first time you log in to Rio’s new site, you are required to set your password. We have sent you an email with instructions on how to reset your password.
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Making Hollow Hoop Earrings with Bonny Doon Tools
Work with G. Phil Poirier as he uses the Bonny Doon master forming kit with its array of dies, the vertical vise and the urethane forming hammer to create lightweight and affordable sterling silver hoop earrings. See how effective the urethane hammer is for forming metal--even relatively fragile metal--without distorting the metal and how effective the shaped dies are for creating synclastic and anticlastic forms. These earrings show off those smooth, beautiful curves and offer a very attractive price point for customers.