The first step of a beading project is almost always threading your needle and it’s often the most frustrating. I’ve almost given up on more than one project just because I couldn’t get the Fireline through the eye of my needle. Today’s tips will help get you off to a great start!
Yes that’s right, you can turn your favorite holiday pin or any pin you love into a pendant! How does this work, you ask? Simply by using a pin converter! We offer pin converters in both silver and gold plated base metal. The horizontal pin converter has a open tube that slides […]
Each fall, Fusion Beads hosts our annual Sparkle For A Cause Auction at our Seattle retail store. Vendors, instructors, employees and friends donate gorgeous handmade pieces of all shapes and styles to be bid on that night, with all proceeds going to a local worthy cause. This year, our 5th annual […]
Now that you’ve planned your jewelry gifts for this year’s holiday season, it’s time to think about wrapping! How a gift is wrapped can be as important as the gift itself and just as fun to design. And FusionBeads.com has a larger supply of gift wrapping supplies than you might expect!
This week’s Bead Challenge is to use one of Swarovski’s newest products– the Victory Pendant! One of the simplest ways to include a crystal pendant in a project is to connect it to your piece with a jump ring. Adding metal to a perfectly faceted crystal always makes me nervous, so today’s tips […]