Have you tried Vintaj Patinas yet?

If you haven’t given our incredible Vintaj Patina color kits a try, I hope this blog will inspire you to add some color to your metal project! The fabulous ladies at Vintaj recently came up with a patina color mixing chart for you to expand your color options to include popular blended hues. I am […]

HotFix Crystal Phone Case

I wanted to try out our new BeJeweler® Pro Tool with the Swarovski Crystal Hotfix Flat Back Rhinestones, so I decided to make myself a sparkly smartphone case! It ended up being so easy that I might just make these for all my friends!

Here’s what I used: CR0943 – 8.5 in. Classic Navy […]

Bead Crochet Addiction!

I’m addicted. I can’t stop.  Every time I wake up I think about it. Luckily it’s a healthy beading habit, but I still might need to get some help.  I CAN’T STOP bead crocheting! For years, I’ve wanted to learn, and I tried a few times, but got stuck and discouraged. And then […]

Crazy for Kumihimo

Do your fingers ever get itchy for a new challenge or technique? Chalk it up to my short artistic attention span, but mine definitely do. That’s why I’m so excited to share this information on a form of textile art that you may not have heard of: Kumihimo braiding. In its most basic form, […]

Fastenables by Vintaj

Fastenables by Vintaj are great little components that you can fasten to just about anything you can think of. Of course, my first choice is to incorporate them into my jewelry designs, but they would also be great for altered art projects. They come in two great metals: natural brass and eco-friendly […]

Mockingjay Pin

We’re all big fans of the Hunger Games series here at FusionBeads.com, and we were so excited to hear it was going to be released as a film that we all got together last week to go and see it! Have you seen it yet? To celebrate the movie’s premier, we decided to create […]