Two Fall Beaded Necklace Tutorials using Rattan Wicker Shapes

Two Fall Beaded Necklace Tutorials using Rattan Wicker Shapes

Two Fall Beaded Necklace Tutorials using Rattan Wicker ShapesThis week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I paired two handmade rattan wicker woven shapes with beads from our Fall Masterpiece Design Kit (sold out) and Fall Masterpiece Bead Strand (limited available) and strung them on Soft Flex butterscotch imperial topaz for two unique and trendy Fall necklace designs! The beads used…
How to Make a Wire Wrapped Beaded Bangle with Craft Wire

How to Make a Wire Wrapped Beaded Bangle with Craft Wire

How to Make a Wire Wrapped Beaded Bangle Bracelet with Craft WireThis week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I'm sharing how to make a wire wrapped bangle bracelet with Soft Flex Craft Wire and beads. I used Soft Flex Craft Wire in 18 gauge for the bangle base and 22 gauge for the wrapped beads. I mixed it up sharing two ideas with beads from our Pantone bead mix and then using the yellow…
Make Bead Jewelry with 2020 Fall/Winter Pantone Color-Military Olive

Make Bead Jewelry with 2020 Fall/Winter Pantone Color-Military Olive

Make Bead Jewelry with 2020 Fall/Winter Pantone Color-Military OliveThis week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, let's created a mixed media jewelry design that incorporates bead stringing, crimping and wire wrapping for a variety of textures and interest. This tutorial used the Military Olive Pantone Bead Strand & Pantone Bead Mix exclusive to Soft Flex Company with Hammertone Ring C…
Make an Adjustable Beach Style Necklace with Ammonite Beads and Rattail Satin Cord

Make an Adjustable Beach Style Necklace with Ammonite Beads and Rattail Satin Cord

Make an Adjustable Beach Style Necklace with Ammonite Beads and Rattail Satin CordThis week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I share a tutorial for a handmade beaded beach necklace that's adjustable! I was cleaning out my beading room and came across some Rattail satin cord gifted to me that I hadn't used yet. I decided to combine the satin cord with Serenity Shore beads, Ammonite beads,…
3 Beaded Earrings Made with the Amazon Princess Bead Mix and Trios

3 Beaded Earrings Made with the Amazon Princess Bead Mix and Trios

This week, I shared 3 different techniques for making simple teardrop and hoop earrings with Soft Flex flexible beading wire. These DIY beaded earring designs are beginner friendly. You don’t need much in the way of supplies, just some basic jewelry tools such as a pair of cutters, crimping pliers and chain nose pliers, assortment of beads, beading wire, and earring findings!  3 DI…