Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

We love inspiring our customers and our Color Ideas are a great resource when it comes to finding a spark for your next project! Color Ideas are color palettes created by our designers to inspire creativity with color. They can help you discover unexpected color combinations and find new products. Each palette is […]

Vintaj Natural Brass and Patina Giveaway!


This giveaway has ended. Congratulations to Melissa C., on winning this amazing selection of Vintaj products! Enjoy!

It’s time to get excited! We’re giving away a beautiful collection of  some of the new Vintaj blanks, beadcaps, chain and patinas as well as other Vintaj items […]

Swarovski Trend Forecast Fall/Winter 2013/14!

Swarovski has done it again and impressed us to no end with their Fall/Winter 2013/14 Trend! Here is what they have to say:

As a counter-trend to globalization – where everything begins to look the same the world over – the need to make things local, to make them more appealing, comes sharply into focus. Rustic, rural […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

A handy tool to keep in your beading stash is the jewel setter. This tool is perfect for working with small flat back crystals and crystal stones that are too tiny to work with using just your fingers. A light touch from the sticky end of the setter picks up itty bitty crystals. The […]

Swarovski Elements Innovations Fall/Winter 2013 Giveaway!

There are so many amazing new additions to the Swarovski Elements Crystal family! To celebrate the new Swarovski Elements Innovations Fall/Winter 2013  launch, we have decided to give away an amazing assortment of the new Crystal Blue Shade Effect, the new Light Turquoise Crystal and Gray Crystal Pearl as well as many amazing new shapes! One lucky winner will […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Our Vintaj collection of natural brass and Arte Metal products is certainly beautiful. But you might not have thought out of the box yet and realized how versatile Vintaj’s beads, pendants and components really are. This product line is perfect for setting notoriously difficult objects like donut pendants and cabochons. The malleable nature […]