Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

With so many similar products out in the bead world it’s sometimes hard to know which product will best suite your needs. Today we are going to discuss beading wire from two popular brands; Soft Flex and Beadalon. The charts below will make it a little easier to select the right beading wire […]

Toho: Color and Innovation by the Kilo!

Japan is a country where you can sip tea in a 400-year-old teahouse, or sip canned hot coffee from a vending machine. You’ll find tiny, fuel-efficient cars and a 50-foot-tall bronze Buddha. They have as many ancient temples as we have Starbucks (and sometimes they have both on the same city block). In March […]

Two-Hole Czech Glass Seed Beads: Double the Holes, Double the Fun

There is something almost intoxicating about looking at a wall of seed beads; all those shapes, sizes, colors and finishes are just the pick-me-up your creative soul needs sometimes. What better way to celebrate  their beauty and versatility than by experimenting with our exciting new selection of two-hole seed beads!  We are so excited […]

Preciosa – A New Way To Sparkle!

I’m very excited to announce that Fusion Beads has added a new line of crystal beads – Preciosa Czech Crystal! If you know me at all, you would know that I love crystal. I love the way the facets catch the light. I love the weight of it. I love the consistency when […]

Pins as Pendants?

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 […]

The Trend Towards Tribal!

This summer’s hot trend? Tribal! From tops and skirts to shoes and necklaces, the tribal trend is captured with bold prints and flowing fabrics. Subtly introduce this trend into your wardrobe with one or two pieces – try a printed bottom with a simple, solid top. Or dive head first into the trend with […]