Beads Baubles & Jewels: Learn How To Make Nealay Patel's Branching Out Necklace

Beads Baubles and Jewels is a jewelry making show on public television. Host  Katie Hacker interviews jewelry designers and industry talent. She features segments teaching the viewers how to make their own jewelry at home. The step by step instructions are fun to watch and easy to follow along. Soft Flex beading guru, Sara Oehler, was featured on the first and fourth episodes…

3 Thanksgiving Beading Project Ideas

Thanksgiving is still a couple weeks away. Now is the perfect time to gather your jewelry making supplies and have some fun. Let’s learn how to make some lovely beading project ideas for the holiday. We have some clever designs for the beginner beaders and the seasoned stringers.This holiday is ripe with delicious colors. Rich black, orange and cream. Rustic browns dance wi…

Live Design Challenge Replay With Harvest Moon Beading Kit

Sara’s latest  live design challenge features our Harvest Moon beading kit. Every month we organize a kit featuring beads and jewelry making  supplies. The kits are themed and each item in it is hand selected. The previous kit celebrated the enchanting mystery of the ocean: Mermaid’s Lagoon. A month after the kit hits our shelves, Sara opens one and designs jewel…

DIY Men's Bracelets And Necklaces

Let's look at men's jewelry. Men's bracelets and necklaces never get a lot of love. Men's beaded jewelry tends to be less flashy and less fun than an elaborate multi-stranded necklace that would find a home on a woman's neck. The color options for His jewelry can be more muted and earthy than Her jewelry. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun designing a necklace for the fellow in your life.Let…

Crimping A Single Strand Of Soft Flex Beading Wire With Magical Crimpers

Crimping A Single Strand Of Soft Flex Beading Wire With Magical Crimpers Sara Oehler shows how to make a head pin using one strand of  Soft Flex beading wire, a 2x2mm crimp tube and the Magical Crimpers. Join our Facebook group – VIB. Stay in the know. Stay up to date. From our bead shows to our video shows and sales, you can stay in touch with us. The community is full of art…