Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

We love inspiring our customers and our Color Ideas are a great resource when it comes to finding a spark for your next project! Color Ideas are color palettes created by our designers to inspire creativity with color. They can help you discover unexpected color combinations and find new products. Each palette is […]

Nautical Color Idea Giveaway!

This giveaway has ended. Congratulations to Carmen P., on winning this fun Nautical Color Idea Giveaway!

To celebrate the summer we have decided to giveaway an assortment of beads, charms, and stringing materials that our inspired by our newest color idea, Set Sail! One lucky winner will get their hands on all of […]

Bead Challenge: Part 2

It has been a couple weeks since our Bead Challenge: Part 1 blog, and we now have results! Four designers on the FusionBeads.com creative team were given two hours, one color idea and $25 to create a pair of earrings. Everyone thought it would be so easy to make one pair of earrings in […]

Bead Challenge: Part 1

Every designer gets stuck in phases. Whether you are addicted to wire work or can’t stop stitching, it’s nice to break out of that mold and challenge yourself to try something new.

We challenged four of our designers to do just that. We gave them all the following parameters:  a color idea, time limit, […]

Animal Instincts – Swarovski Trend Forecast 2011

With every product launch, Swarovski provides a trend report based on in-depth research and information gathered from around the world. The report forecasts the direction of the fashion industry in a detailed breakdown of five trend categories: Harmony, Classic, Progressive, Romantic, and Glamour. Along with elaborate descriptions of the latest trends, Swarovski provides trend […]

Chocolate Chip Mint Color Idea

Chocolate chip mint ice cream was the inspiration for our newest color idea and is one of my favorites! I love the cool mint tone of the ice cream and the rich dark color of the chocolate chips. After I finished my edible inspiration, I got down to some serious bead picking. It […]