The JDPN Glossary for the Jewelry Industry

Freelance Designer/Design consultant - a designer who works as an independent sub-contractor , is not on any company payroll, but who has a group of clients who contract for services on a negotiated basis, by the hour, day, or project 
Per Piece - Work is priced by the piece. This could be a design, a mode, or a finished piece of jewelry 
Per Diem - Work is priced by the day. Client is billed for a days work. Details of said day to by designer and agreed upon by customer. 

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