Multicolor Heishi Beads & Crystal Heart Stretch Bracelet Tutorial

Multicolor Heishi Beads & Crystal Heart Stretch Bracelet Tutorial

Multicolor Heishi Beads & Crystal Heart Stretch Bracelet Tutorial This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I used our Love Note Mystery Bead Stash Mix to make these colorful stretch bracelets. They're a symphony of multicolor heishi beads, sparkling crystal hearts, and stretch cord. I tied a knot and used a dab of glue to secure the bracelet. It's recommended that you pr…
How To Use A Large Rectangle Gemstone Bead In A Necklace

How To Use A Large Rectangle Gemstone Bead In A Necklace

How To Use A Large Rectangle Gemstone Bead In A Necklace This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I demonstrated the art of incorporating a large 41x30mm Fossil Coral Agate rectangle gemstone bead into a necklace. I also used a Beadwork Finding, Czech Glass Beads and .019 Soft Flex Beading Wire in Pink Tourmaline color. Join me live for a jewelry making tutorial…
Lovebug Beading Design Challenge Kit Reveal

Lovebug Beading Design Challenge Kit Reveal

Every month, we create a new beading kit with a new theme. The newest kit is available now at SoftFlexCompany.com. We reveal our kits on the last Wednesday of the following month. Then, it is your turn to design and share your projects into our Very Important Beading Studio Facebook Group. If you'd like to join us in the design challenge next month, buy our latest kit and ch…
How To Make A Pendant Necklace With Budget Friendly Closeout Items

How To Make A Pendant Necklace With Budget Friendly Closeout Items

How To Make A Pendant Necklace With Budget Friendly Closeout Items This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I showed how to make a pendant necklace using ceramic beads, items from our budget friendly closeout category, and Soft Flex Beading Wire in .019 medium diameter. I also did a "Show & Tell" with several jewelry designs that I had made in the past using closeout items…
Learn How To Wire Wrap A Pendant With Craft Wire

Learn How To Wire Wrap A Pendant With Craft Wire

Learn How To Wire Wrap A Pendant With Craft Wire This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I showed how to make a pendant using Soft Flex Craft Wire to make a wire wrapped cage for holding a cabochon, donut or gemstone. I used 22ga Silver Plated Craft Wire in Non-Tarnish Silver for the base wire, as well as for the wire wrapping. Wire wrapping is a wonderful way to make all…
How To Make An Art Deco Inspired Beaded Necklace

How To Make An Art Deco Inspired Beaded Necklace

How To Make An Art Deco Inspired Beaded Necklace This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I made this beautiful Art Deco Inspired Necklace using the rest of the beads and components from our Deco the Halls Design Kit (sold out), a TierraCast decorative pinch bail, and Champagne color Extreme Flex Beading Wire in .019 diameter. Join me live for a jewelry making…