Valentine's Day Cards, Gift Wrap, And 3 Beading Projects You Will Love

Fluttering happy hearts filled with love. Valentine's Day is a great time to create some adorable jewelry for your sweetheart or loved ones. Bright vivid colors bouncing out of your  jewelry supply box. Giddy beads dancing on the necklace you're stringing. It is a time to feel loved and give love. It's a time to honor our passion and embrace our soulmates. Let's make some jewelry th…

3 Jewelry Project Ideas Featuring Components

Don’t over look your  components. Crimps and clasps are needed to finish your designs. But they do not have to be simple and easy to miss. A beautiful clasp will make a design stunning. Your wonderfully finished crimps can be shown and not concealed away. Your  ear wires and head pins can add to the design aesthetic and not detract from it. Get creative. Check o…

4 Fun Jewelry Projects Using Soft Flex Trios And Magical Crimping Pliers

Magical Crimping Pliers are one of our favorite tools. They have replaced the need to conceal finished crimps with  crimp covers. Magical Crimping Pliers crimp a tube and turn that tube into a beautiful rounded bead. The finish looks amazing. This tool is invaluable. Your crimps will be part of your beaded design. You won't want to hide your work. We love Magical Crimping Pliers.…

3 Festive Jewelry Project Ideas For The Holidays

It is the season of giving. A time to gift others and grant wishes. But don't forget to take some time to treat yourself. We have some cheery holiday ideas for you. We will show you how to make some enchanting Christmas tree earrings. Bedeck your neck with a colorful collection of ornaments. And dangle some holiday globes off your favorite Christmas elf's ears.We love this time of year. It is a ti…

4 Beaded Napkin Ring Ideas For Your Next Holiday Dinner

The Holidays are almost here. Add a little extra love to the dinner table. These napkin ring ideas are a great way to give your next big meal some personality. They are the perfect accent to that fantastic dish set that comes out on special occasions. Vary the colors or beads on these project ideas and you can have a napkin ring set for every holiday. Craft Wire and beading wire are grea…

Free Spirit Beading: How to Make Ear Wires and Artisan Glass Bead Earrings

Kristen returns with another episode of Free Spirit Beading. She teaches you how to make ear wires and some lovely beaded earrings. If you have not used Craft Wire to create ear wire, this is a great opportunity to learn. Making your own ear wire is an easy way to personalize your jewelry and save some money. Kristen is a talented and patient teacher. Check out her latest episode…