Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Crystal pearls and glass pearls are made by applying a lustrous pearlescent coating to a round bead. Because of how this coating is applied, there will always be one hole in your pearl that’s easier to string through than the other. If you’re having trouble stringing your glass or crystal pearls, use today’s trick and flip […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

There are lots of ways to keep your beading thread tangle-free, but eventually every beader encounters a seemingly impossible knot. Keep today’s tip to use a beading awl in mind next time you’re faced with a knotted mess!Most beaders’ first instinct with a knot is to try untangling it with their fingernails. If that fails, […]