Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

The right bezel and glass dome pairing will have a nearly perfect fit. The dome should fit easily into the bezel with very little or no extra room. But sometimes that fit is too perfect and your dome gets stuck before you’re ready! Luckily my co-worker Rebecca has a great trick for this situation.There’s nothing to […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I enjoy using leather in my crafts, but I always wind up with scrap pieces that seem too small to use. This week I was inspired by our Straight to the Point Earrings to make a fun new pendant using leftover flat leather!

You’ll need your scrap leather, an adhesive, sharp scissors, and […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

So far I’ve set seed beads, gemstones, and Swarovski Crystal stones in Crystal Clay, but this week I found way to use this clay with one of my favorite things – charms! Crystal Clay and a bezel can become the perfect frame for a favorite charm and you can use today’s tips to […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Our new Swarovski Fancy Stones have really gotten me interested in beaded bezels. The Spring Bling Ring in particular has been calling to me, so I decided to make my own version! One of the great things about our Inspiration Projects is that they come with detailed instructions that tell you exactly how many beads […]

I Love New DeCoRé Clay With Swarovski Crystal Chatons!

If you haven’t heard of DeCoRé Clay yet, you’re going to go crazy when you discover how UH-MAZING it is! Using this clay is so easy, just add up these three ingredients:

And here is what you’ll get!

These three components are all it takes to make the most sparkly, professional, fabulous […]

How to Prop Up Bezel Rings or Cuff Links To Fill With Resin!

We have just launched a fantastic new line of affordable bezel rings and cuff links! Filling a bezel ring or cuff link with resin uses the exact same technique as filling a bezel pendant with resin…almost. The only difference is that the back sides of bezel rings and cuff links are not flat! You can’t […]