Holiday Party Jewelry Ideas!

The holidays are upon us, and you know what that means: tons of parties! No matter what kind of party you’re attending, from work functions to celebrating with family and friends, you should have some fabulous jewelry to complete your look and make an unforgettable entrance! Need some design inspiration? Check out just a few of the […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I’m always excited to find new ways to use Crystal Clay and this week I decided to create a marbled effect by mixing two colors together!

Part of the fun of this trick is not knowing what your finished piece will look like. The colors and patterns in the marbling wind up being very organic. […]

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 […]

Our New Swarovski Favorites!

The whole Creative Team here at is super excited about the new Swarovski Innovations Fall/Winter 2015/16 launch! There are three stunning new colors and effects, and six inspiring new bead, pendant, and button shapes! Whether you prefer classic or modern elements, this launch truly has something for everyone. Check out our favorites from these fabulous new Innovations […]

Get Creative With Katiedids!

Have you had your eye on our Katiedids components, but didn’t know what to create with them? Here’s a quick and easily customizable way to turn a Katiedids piece into a sparkling crystal clay pendant!

To make your pendant, you will need a Katiedids component, 1088 PP24 Swarovski Crystal Chatons (I used Tangerine […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I always enjoy finding new ways to use our products! I’ve made a few Crystal Clay pendants, but realized I hadn’t tried making any rings with Crystal Clay. You can use today’s tips turn leftover beads and clay into a mosaic ring!

I used one of my favorite cube seed beads to match my square […]