These Vintaj Vogue components are layered and antiqued to echo the look of old Byzantine goldwork.
Thanks to all who hunted and entered, stay tuned for more challenges and giveaways. Now without further ado: The WINNER IS: KAREN HAZELRIGG! PS: Contest ended March 28th, if you find an image we apologize, we did our best to replace them all with regular images but we may have missed one or two. Please let… Continue reading Find the Gold Easter Egg & Win $150!
We attended the Portland Bead Society Retreat held annually in early March in Cannon Beach, OR at the lovely Tolovana Inn. There were 72 attendees, and a good and lively time was had by all. Classes were held and enjoyed, fun games were played, and the gorgeous scenery was enjoyed, including the wild bunnies inhabiting… Continue reading TierraCast Crystallized Post Earrings Challenge at the Portland Bead Society Retreat, 2016
We want to send out a BIG Thank You to all of the incredibly talented beaders that sent in entries to our CzechMates Crescents Challenge! 14 pieces were entered, and we love every one of them! It was very hard to pick our winners with such a great pool to draw from. The staff here… Continue reading Announcing the Crescent Design Challenge Winners
This bracelet uses 2-Hole Bricks, deerskin leather, and a Nunn Design channel bracelet to create a chunky, geometric bangle.
Here’s a quick and easy tutorial for you today: a stretch bracelet using our new 1mm elastic. This elastic is sturdier and more comfortable than the thinner elastic many stretch bracelets are made with. It also comes in 10 beautiful colors. This bracelet uses Venus Jasper round beads, but you could use any other stone, wood, or… Continue reading Simple & Easy Elastic Bracelet | DIY Tutorial