Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I always enjoy finding new ways to use our products! I’ve made a few Crystal Clay pendants, but realized I hadn’t tried making any rings with Crystal Clay. You can use today’s tips turn leftover beads and clay into a mosaic ring!

I used one of my favorite cube seed beads to match my square […]

Pantone Spring Color Trend 2014 Inspired Earrings!

I was feeling very inspired by the Pantone Color Trend for Spring this year and was rather thrilled and surprised to discover the perfect color matches when I threw together some Lucite and Swarovski crystal bicone earrings for each color trend. Here’s what I used:

Placid Blue Earrings LC0732 – 48×13.5mm Aqua Long […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

One of the most frustrating things for me with a loom project is piercing a warp thread. A pierced warp means I can’t shift the beads and could skew the entire project. It also keeps you from taking advantage of the easy finishing features of Ricks Bead Loom or the Jewel Loom. You can use […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Miyuki’s Slide End Tubes are an elegant way to finish a piece of loom work or square stitch, but they’re only designed to fit Size 11 Delica Seed Beads. I work with Round Japanese Seed Beads more often than Delicas, but with today’s trick you can use these end tubes with other sizes seed […]

Vintage Star Spangled Bracelet

Right off the bat, I’m going to say that I fell in love with the idea of making this bracelet. I’ve been using my Rick’s Beading Loom a lot lately so when the idea of making an American flag bracelet came up, I was so excited. However, the bright true colors of the American […]

Bead And Button Finds 2014

We are so lucky to launch all these adorable cute new charms by Nunn Design – literally straight from the Bead and Button Show! If you didn’t manage to go this year, don’t fear, we have all sorts of treats coming your way! We also got some lovely new items from TierraCast®, another […]