Beads And Buttons! Learn How To Use Buttons In Your Handmade Jewelry

Beads And Buttons! Learn How To Use Buttons In Your Handmade Jewelry

Whatever it is I think I see, becomes a beautiful  bead to me! Do you see jewelry components in everyday items? We certainly do. Buttons are one of the most versatile common items that can be used as beautiful beads. Button styles can range from pure function to ornate and decorative. Even the most boring buttons can have value when it comes to jewelry making. Buttons can be used…
DIY Wrap Bracelet using 2-Hole Beads, Beading Wire & a Button Clasp

DIY Wrap Bracelet using 2-Hole Beads, Beading Wire & a Button Clasp

DIY Wrap Bracelet using 2-Hole Beads, Beading Wire & a Button Clasp This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, we used 2-hole beads and beading wire to make a wrap style bracelet. Wrap style bracelets are a lot of fun and the button clasp makes this so easy to wear! Supplies: Soft Flex .019 Medium Beading Wire - Closeout Colors Soft Flex .019…
Soft Flex Company's Instagram Reels Are A Jewelry Making Course In 30 Seconds

Soft Flex Company's Instagram Reels Are A Jewelry Making Course In 30 Seconds

Are you always pressed for time? Are the hours in the day getting shorter and shorter? Do you wish you had a couple more minutes for the important things in life? Take a little time to pamper yourself. Learn a new craft. Create beauty. We have been filming Instagram Reels. Our quick clips are 30 seconds long. They offer a speedy look at how to make jewelry or master jewelry making tec…
How to Make a Rainbow Wrap Around Knot Bracelet with Crystals

How to Make a Rainbow Wrap Around Knot Bracelet with Crystals

This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I show how to make a woven bracelet using rainbow colored crystal beads, Soft Touch™ and Soft Flex┬« beading wire on a Mini Macrame Board. This wrap knot technique can be adjusted for larger beads and thicker diameter beading wire if desired. I share a few similar tutorials with different materials at the bottom of this…