The image for the beginning of 2013? Anchors. Anchors are really big right now because of their simplicity and vintage inspiration. We’ve put together a bracelet showcasing an anchor with a pop of color that is great for layering. Buy the kit in store or online! Buy Now Supplies 14″ of 1
Do you want to get started stamping your own jewelry? We’ve put together some jewelry stamping tips and essential tools to get any beader started. Stamping looks much harder than it is; but it does require a lot of patience and practice! Supplies Stamping setVintaj 3mm Gothic Uppercase Stamp S
One of us got inspired by the icon of December: the Christmas Tree. These are some great earrings for the holiday parties that you will be throwing or attending. Don’t want to buy the supplies separately? Buy the kit! (Currently only available in store) Supplies Approximately one foot of 18 ga
Supplies A selection of charms Different colored crystals (we also used three different sizes) Ring size memory wire Jump rings Kits are available in store and will be available online soon! Tools Round nose pliers Chain nose pliers Wire cutters Directions Take out the memory wire. Cut about 1-1/4 t
We love long necklaces! These elegant pieces were simple strung on nylon cord and ended with beads and a tassel for a simple hand tied closure. In this one, we chose to use large Tiger’s Eye beads instead of a pendant as the focal piece. Supplies Focal bead or beads. We used a large Labradorit
Supplies 18 gauge wire 24 gauge wire We used size 6 seed beads, but any bead can be used. 1 pair of earwires Tools Chain Nose Pliers Round Nose Pliers Wire Cutters Ruler Optional: Hammer Directions Cut a 5 inch piece of 18 gauge wire. If you are using different sized beads than the size 6 seed beads
When we first thought of the idea of beading a cell phone case or pouch, we knew we had to show how to give it modern style without it appearing like the beaded purses we all had as little girls. This is our beautiful final product!
We think that Cubic Zirconia (CZ’s) have gotten a bad wrap. Rather that looking at them as diamond wannabe’s, we think that they are stunning and reasonably priced gemstones that are super versatile and very elegant. This simple tutorial uses Swarovski crystals and silver foxtail chain
It goes by many names: Karma Necklace, Solidarity Necklace, Eternity Necklace, etc. We call it the easiest necklace you will ever make! Add one Tierracast gold-plated circular frame to a pre-made sterling silver chain and in less than 30 seconds, you have made your own necklace.
Well who’d a thunk it…cardigans are making a comeback. We’re claiming it is part of the Mad Men Phenomenon – at any rate retro is back in a big way these days so grab your favorite cardigan and add a splash of your own style with just a few beads and a bit of chain. We love