Weekly Video Recap: A Free Spirited Selection Of Instructional Jewelry Making Videos

It has been an amazing week at Soft Flex Company. Sara, our beading and jewelry making guru, delivered her first boy on Thursday! Baby boys are wonderful. We are so excited for the Oehler family. You can wish her well on our Facebook group – VIB. We also managed to make some fun instructional videos this week. You can learn how to make earrings, a necklac…

Jewelry Design: How Intense Is Your Color with Margie Deeb

Do you know how the intensity of a color can affect your jewelry designs? Color intensity refers to the purity of a color hue. If a color has been saturated with a dark or light tone, it will change the intensity of that color. Intensity does not refer to the light value of a color, just the purity of the color. Sound confusing? Let's learn about how contrasting intensity…

Finished Jewelry Designs From Our April Showers Beading Kit

Good Wednesday to you lovely people! Today we have a fun  blog. We are featuring designs from one of our jewelry design kits, the April Showers Design Kit. We have collected some work from two of our staff members, Sara and Kristen. And we have gathered a bunch of fun pictures from members of our Facebook group – VIB. This kit was so much fun. The colors are per…

5 Delicious Jewelry Designs You Can Make With Our Tranquility Trios Beading Wire Packs

Imagine being the lone soul on a vast empty beach, surrounded by cool winds, lapping waters, and the occasional chirp of a passing seagull. Tranquility Trios Beading Wire is a collection of colors we think represent peace of mind and clarity. This Trios Beading Wire Pack is perfect for evoking a mood through your jewelry.  We have a large assortment of color to choose fro…

Free Spirit Beading: How To Make A Square Kumihimo Flat Braided Bracelet

Kristen is back with another episode of Free Spirit Beading. This time, she is making a jewelry design requested by viewers.  Beaders that caught her last show wanted to see a square Kumihimo bracelet. She designs a bracelet similar to a piece she created for  Beadwork Magazine. If you have not started braiding with  Kumihimo Boards this is a great opportunity to lea…