Team Soft Flex Celebrates Christmas Crafts - We Bead Too!

Team Soft Flex Celebrates Christmas Crafts - We Bead Too!

Soft Flex employees got an early Christmas present and we wanted to share it with everybody! We thought it would be fun to see how our team turned our Retro Christmas Design Kit into a collection of personal jewelry pieces. Not all of us are pros. This is your chance to see how the people in our staff that do not design jewelry for a living interpret a kit full of beading supplies. If…
Finished Jewelry Designs From Our Woodland Walk Design Kit

Finished Jewelry Designs From Our Woodland Walk Design Kit

The lovely dark days of fall are upon us! Let's stay inside and celebrate  Kit Day with a warm cup of our favorite beverage. This happy day, we are revealing the holly jolly contents of our Retro Christmas Design Kit live on Facebook and YouTube.. We are looking at finished jewelry from our Woodland Walk Design Kit (Sold Out). And we have our newest kit up on the site - the&nbs…
9 Easy Mistakes To Avoid When Making Handmade Jewelry

9 Easy Mistakes To Avoid When Making Handmade Jewelry

You should be making gallery quality jewelry. What is holding you back? We are looking at nine things that will help make you a better beader. Learn how to make a secure necklace that will never break. Learn how to enhance your designs with color and components. Learn the difference between generic beading products and professional jewelry making supplies. We have a jewelry demon…
5 Jewelry Making Projects To Help Beat The Blues And Reignite Your Creativity

5 Jewelry Making Projects To Help Beat The Blues And Reignite Your Creativity

For a little while, it looked like the dark days of COVID were on the way out. Now we are seeing a resurgence. It is so easy to feel overwhelmed when the news never seems to be good. We have noticed the lovely people in our community struggling to enjoy crafts they have always adored. We think it is important to stay busy with hobbies you love. Engaging in a passion helps focus your mind and ke…
Learn How To Make Jewelry As Colorful As A Painted Lady Butterfly

Learn How To Make Jewelry As Colorful As A Painted Lady Butterfly

Let's make a butterfly necklace or butterfly earrings! This week we celebrated the sumptuous colors of metamorphosis. We looked at butterfly beads and themes. We are using our Butterfly Garden Collection as the color palette. The opulent spectrum is inspired by the Monarch and the Painted Lady - elegant colors for elegant jewelry projects. We will show you how to make jewelry as regal…
Expert Tips For Mastering Magical Crimping Pliers

Expert Tips For Mastering Magical Crimping Pliers

Magical Crimping Pliers are easy to use. So, why is it that you are having problems at every turn? Every jewelry making video makes it look simple and quick. But here you are turning a crimp tube into a lumpy hunk of metal instead of a beautiful rounded bead. Surely there is an easy way to master this tool! Today, we are going to look at ways to elevate your crimping skills. Magical C…