Having Fun With New Czech Glass Carrier Beads!

Our new Czech Glass 9x17mm Carrier beads are pillow-shaped glass beads that serve as a base to “carry” a Peyote woven strip on it. What makes this simple bead so fun and exciting is the endless design opportunities it affords. You can create a myriad of patterns using the even count peyote stitch. Then attach the […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

What I love about the Swarovski Crystal Shiny LacquerPRO family is all of the different color combinations that work so well together. You can mix them all up in a bowl and they would still look amazing! There’s every color in the rainbow (and then some) to get your creative juices flowing.

You already […]

Earth Day Charity Drive Results – 2018

The results of our annual Earth Day charity drive are in! 796 TierraCast Tree of Life and Earth charms, pendants, and buttons were purchased in our Earth Day charity drive, which means that we were able to make a $796 donation to the National Wildlife Federation!

With as many as one-third of species at increased risk of extinction, a new […]

Treehouse Holiday Charity Drive Results 2017!

The results of our Treehouse holiday charity drive are in! We sold 1686 TierraCast holiday charms during our 2018 charity drive this year! Thanks to you, an incredible $1686 donation will go to help Seattle foster children have a merrier Christmas this year! You have truly made a difference in these children’s lives and we thank you for […]

Tuesday’s Tips and Tricks! – Getting to Know Czech Glass Beads

The gorgeous glass beads that are coming from the Czech Republic are really changing the way beaders are weaving and creating jewelry. Every year new geometric shapes are designed with bead weavers in mind, and although it is exciting, it can be slightly overwhelming to keep up with all the amazing shapes!

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Designer Spotlight – Meet Katie!

Hi Everyone! My name is Katie and I’ve been working here at Fusion Beads for almost 19 years. Wow! Time sure flies. I can’t believe it’s been that long.

I moved to Seattle from the Bay Area in 1998. When I first started working for Fusion Beads, we were just a local bead […]