Entrepreneur, Author, Designer, DIY Expert
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Author of DIY books: Including Make A Statement by publisher Chronicle Books and a new book launching Holiday 2017 by publisher Penguin Random House/Clarkson Potter


Janet's first book, Make A Statement: 25 Handcrafted Jewelry & Accessory Projects, was published worldwide in 2015 by Chronicle Books. It contains twenty-five inspirational yet easy jewelry and small accessory projects for you to make and wear; with full tutorials, helpful tips, and sourcing suggestions.

From the publisher: "From runways to boutiques, statement jewelry has become the coveted accessory. In Make a Statement, jewelry designers and co-founders of For the Makers Janet Crowther and Katie Covington share their trade secrets for using basic techniques and easy-to-source materials to make stylish jewelry and accessories, from a gold bib necklace and geometric hoop earrings to a classic charm bracelet and elegant shoe clips. Featuring gorgeous watercolor how-to illustrations, an introduction to the basic tools needed, and helpful information on sourcing high quality, affordable materials, Make a Statement will inspire readers to craft pieces to dress up any outfit."