How to Make a 3 Tier Multi-Strand Illusion Beaded Necklace

How to Make a 3 Tier Multi-Strand Illusion Beaded Necklace

Necklaces composed of multiple strands of beads may seem complicated, but are actually quite easy to make with a little extra time and care. A 3-strand necklace design is an excellent time to put a Soft Flex Trios Beading Wire Pack to work! Trios combine three flexible beading wire colors that look pleasing together and make a unique color palette. Trios Color Wire Sets are comprised&nbs…
Weekly Video Recap: How To Make Jewelry With Soft Flex, Silversilk Earrings, And A Big Live Sale

Weekly Video Recap: How To Make Jewelry With Soft Flex, Silversilk Earrings, And A Big Live Sale

Hello, beautiful beaders! How are you holding up? We are at the tail end of the dog days of summer. We have stayed busy, making jewelry under a chilly A/C. We have some fun videos for you. We had a live sale on Facebook featuring Mike Sherman's private bead and gemstone collection. Kristen returned for another episode of Free Spirit Beading. We also have some fun throwback…
Jewelry Design: Composition - Beauty And Balance with Margie Deeb

Jewelry Design: Composition - Beauty And Balance with Margie Deeb

Do you know how composition affects your jewelry designs? Composition is the balance of color, contrast, and kinetic intrigue. Composition is the careful arrangement of the beads on your design. You must understand balance if you want your work to be visually stimulating. Masters of composition can create stunning pieces that challenge the viewer but look effortless. Learn how t…
3 Gorgeous Projects For Your Trios Serenity Collection

3 Gorgeous Projects For Your Trios Serenity Collection

Do you love color as much as we do? We think jewelry comes alive when you design with color in mind. We think you should string your jewelry with a  color wire. Show your wire! If your jewelry making kit only contains boring gray wire, you should consider adding a rainbow.  Trios are a great way to upgrade your color selection. We have a large assortment of co…
 4 Stunning Crystal Squaredelle Project Ideas

4 Stunning Crystal Squaredelle Project Ideas

What a glorious day! The breeze is cool. The skies are clear. I should be working, but I think I am going to string a  necklace first. There is never a bad time to create a lovely piece of jewelry. I have my  beads and a delicious color of Soft Flex Beading Wire selected. I just need a clasp to finish. We have an amazing selection of clasps. Our  Crystal Squar…
Learn How To Make 3 St. Patrick's Jewelry Designs

Learn How To Make 3 St. Patrick's Jewelry Designs

Can somebody please pinch me, how in the world is it already  St. Patrick's Day? This year is a blur. I am going to need some luck if I want to keep up with my little leprechaun. My wee little laddy is two years old and he has kept me so busy I have barely had time to breathe. Are you as busy as I am? If so, here are some fine  free jewelry project ideas to get you ready…