Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

It can be tempting to reach for the closest pliers or tube of adhesive when you’re rushing through a project. Instead take the time to make sure you’re using products that are designed for jewelry making. Using the right supplies for your project will help you have a successful and enjoyable experience from […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Using ribbon to string jewelry adds an interesting soft texture to a project. Fabric ribbons evoke a romantic or vintage feeling and make a nice change from constantly stringing on cord or beading wire. Securing a ribbon neatly can be challenging, but fortunately there’s a finding designed just for this!

Ribbon ends

Grip […]

Using Jewelry Clay as an Adhesive!

I am sure by now you have seen how fun it can be to use Crystal Clay or DeCoRe’ Clay with Swarovski Elements Crystal Chatons to make sparkly jewelry, but did you know that you can also use Crystal Clay or DeCoRe’ Clay as an adhesive? What makes this a  great adhesive alternative […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!


Keeping your adhesives fresh and ready to use at a moment’s notice can be a challenge! I’ve had to stop in the middle of a project more than once to wrestle open a tube of super glue or squeeze a tube with all my might to get past the dried adhesive. […]