10 Things We Wish We Knew When We First Started Jewelry Making

10 Things We Wish We Knew When We First Started Jewelry Making

Getting started on a new hobby or craft can be as frustrating as it can be rewarding. There is so much to learn. You need to find your footing before you can move forward. Today, we are looking at some helpful hints. We have basic information for you so you can avoid traps later. We have common sense answers to questions you did not know you had. You are going to learn how to cut your beading w…
Trios Beading Wire: Everything You Need To Know About Our Colorful Wire Collections

Trios Beading Wire: Everything You Need To Know About Our Colorful Wire Collections

Do you use colorful wire when you are stringing beads? If not, then you need to check out our latest blog. We will let you know how you can turn a simple necklace or basic bracelet into an artisan quality design with  Trios Beading Wire Collections. Colorful beading wire is an amazing way to enhance your jewelry. Color is vivid and urgent. Color brings an electricity to a design. Quit hi…
The Definitive Guide To Jewelry Making From Our Beading Experts

The Definitive Guide To Jewelry Making From Our Beading Experts

Elevate your jewelry making. We have a guide on how to start simple, learn how to make jewelry, and then break the rules. Your hand crafted jewelry is going to be amazing with these tips. We want you to be a forward thinker. Every piece of jewelry is a learning experience. Don't rush your crafts. Explore colors and shapes. Explore your findings and components. Don't fear failure, it c…
Everything You Need To Know To Learn How To Bead

Everything You Need To Know To Learn How To Bead

Let's learn how to make  beaded jewelry! Designing necklaces and bracelets is a great way to tap into your creative side. Consider this your beginner's guide to basic bead stringing. We have everything you need to know to kickstart your favorite new hobby. Whether you would like to design some classic jewelry, craft some  boho-chic or add some VSCO Girl jewelry to your…
Beading Journeys Around The World

Beading Journeys Around The World

I’ve somehow managed to revolve my life around  beads and travel. My love affair with both began back in the 1980’s when I lived on the Navajo reservation. I fell in love with the challenges that come from living in an unfamiliar culture, and I also fell in love with their beadwork. A simple three-hour class in basic  stringing and looming techniques was all I n…
History of Beads II: Bronze Age Beaded Jewelry

History of Beads II: Bronze Age Beaded Jewelry

A single spark ignites a bonfire. The crude beginning of beading and jewelry making evolved into a wildfire of creativity and jewelry design. Bead stringing began with egg and stone. It escalated into an art with shaped glass beads and standardized beads that allowed for uniform designs. The Stone Age ended with a simple foundation. The Bronze Age erupted wi…