I noticed an article a week or so back about the popularity of a colorway called Millennial Pink, a warm pink color apparently very much in vogue right now. We happen to have a Bead Soup called Bara that embodies all the qualities of this colorway, and Lindsey put this lovely set together using the… Continue reading Contemporary ‘Millennial Pink’ Necklace and Earrings
It all started with the plan to make a quick and simple bracelet featuring a component from the new Nunn Design Winter 2017 line. That idea blossomed into a gorgeous necklace that is something I will treasure for the rest of my life! This is the first time I have tried out the technique of… Continue reading Love Is in the Air – A Valentine’s Day Necklace
Memory wire is a really fun material to work with. It holds shape and is easy to string beads onto. Usually, memory wire bracelets are made as one long continuous bracelet with several loops, but for this short project I decided to make several single-loop bracelets so that they can be mixed and matched or… Continue reading Quick & Easy Memory Wire Bracelets
This chunky necklace by Nela Kábelová is a great way to show off a collection of Matubo 7/0 seed beads and SuperDuos. It’s really more of a recipe than a pattern. There are three tutorials for the three bead sizes, showing you how to make the large, medium, and small beaded beads. With all three sizes all… Continue reading Matubo and SuperDuo Necklace: Updated!
We just got in our first shipment of the new Semi Glazed seed beads from Toho… they are Gorgeous! Ashley from Wild Human Designs made this multi-strand bracelet which highlights very nicely how beautiful they are. There are lots of great colors to choose from, so feel free to choose your own! You can download the… Continue reading Semi Glazed Rainbow Bracelet
We’re always getting new things into the shop and of course that makes me want to play with them and make something out of them. This week it was a new piece from Green Girl (the Grateful Heart Bird Coin) and a new color of WireLace, Ocean Mist, that caught my attention. This particular pendant with… Continue reading Ocean Breeze Necklace
I love wrap bracelets! They are comfortable, stylish, and so versatile. There are endless possibilities in terms of color, texture, and shape of beads to use inside them. This tutorial is for the Chan Luu style wrap bracelets. They are really pretty simple to make once you have a good set up, just requiring some time… Continue reading Wrap Bracelet Tutorial
This leather dangle is a great way to add some fun and pizzaz to a purse or backpack. Send your favorite kid back to school with something new and is a reminder of how much you love them by giving them something handmade by you… just for them! Supplies: 1 x 1.5mm round leather cord… Continue reading Leather Backpack or Purse Dangles
This bracelet uses one of the most basic of all macramé techniques… although when it is combined with beads down the middle it takes on a whole new fun, fresh and unique look! This one highlights neon cord and glow in the dark beads! Materials: 2 x 2.5 yard lengths of Neon Orange C-Lon Tex 400… Continue reading Knot Another Macrame Bracelet!
Summer is in full swing and so are the bright colors of the season. This aqua blue pillow bracelet is just right to set the mood for a lazy, outdoor, soak up some sun, poolside with a great book and an iced drink kind of feeling… even if you are inside on the computer. 😉 Materials:… Continue reading Poolside Pillow Bracelet