Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Rubber cords are an interesting alternative to more traditional fiber or leather stringing materials. These cords can create an edgy, industrial look in your jewelry and our recent addition of fun new colors make these extra hard to resist!

Rubber cord does behave a little differently than other stringing materials. If left tightly […]

March is National Craft Month!

Did you know that March is National Craft Month? To celebrate we thought it would be a fun idea to bead everyday for the entire month. So to inspire you we’ve created a 30 Day Bead Challenge that you can participate in to spark your creativity! Participate in our challenge everyday or pick […]

Swarovski Trend Forecast Spring/Summer 2014!

Listen up fashionistas! Swarovski has just launched their Spring/Summer 2014 trend report. This season’s overall trend is aptly titled “Facets of a Woman”. Each of the following trends showcase the various facets of a woman’s personality – strong, determined, vulnerable, creative, sophisticated, radiant. I hope these will inspire you to create jewelry to […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Fighting to keep jewelry looking fresh and tarnish-free seems like a never ending battle. Even though tarnish is a natural process, most of us would rather our beads and findings stayed looking new. Today’s tips will help you stop tarnish before it starts and keep your metals shining!

The key to tarnish-free metal […]

The New Swarovski Elements Crystal Globe Bead!

The secret to beauty is often simplicity, and the new Swarovski Elements Crystal Globe Beads definitely fit the bill! Here at FusionBeads.com we are beyond thrilled about this new basic bead! The Crystal Globe Bead has a completely round shape which makes it an extremely versatile bead to use in your jewelry designs. It’s even […]

Heart For Heifers International Charity Results!

We want to send out a huge THANK YOU to all of our awesome and generous customers for their support in our yearly Hearts for Heifers Charity Drive! We sold 1150 Swarovski Elements Crystal Heart Pendants over the last month, which meant that we were able to use that $1150 to purchase two […]