DIY Beaded Bracelet & Earrings Set in a Retro Color Palette

DIY Beaded Bracelet & Earrings Set in a Retro Color Palette

DIY Beaded Bracelet & Earrings Set in a Retro Color Palette This week on Free Spirit Beading with Kristen Fagan, I share a simple DIY beaded bracelet and earrings tutorial. This is a great video for beginning bead stringers as it shares the basics about beading wire, creating a pattern and how to crimp. Supplies: Soft Flex .019/Medium Beading Wire - Citrine Czech Glass Ammonite…
Weekly Video Recap: Make A Beach Necklace, Medical Mask Lanyard, And A Look At Color Blocking

Weekly Video Recap: Make A Beach Necklace, Medical Mask Lanyard, And A Look At Color Blocking

Hello beautiful beaders! We hope you had a healthy and amazing week. We spent ours making some alluring jewelry and embracing all things arts and crafts. We have a fabulous mask video for you if you are tired of wearing hum drum surgeons masks or plain cloth flu masks. We decided to give our masks a makeover! Be safe and be fashionable. We launched some new items on our website that you ar…
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,…
Weekly Video Recap: Join A Jewelry Making Party, Learn How To Use A Knitting Spool, And Make A Friendship Bracelet

Weekly Video Recap: Join A Jewelry Making Party, Learn How To Use A Knitting Spool, And Make A Friendship Bracelet

Another glorious week! We had a blast making jewelry and enjoying the fellowship of our beading peers. We threw another Zoom jewelry making party this week and got to sit down with Jill Wiseman. We learned a bunch of fun jewelry techniques. Have you ever tried to knit with wire? We will show you how! We learned how to patina paint and make some terrifically ferocious jewelry! Join u…
Gold Prices Are Skyrocketing. Champagne Color Beading Wire Is An Affordable Alternative To 24k Gold Wire

Gold Prices Are Skyrocketing. Champagne Color Beading Wire Is An Affordable Alternative To 24k Gold Wire

Have you looked at the gold rate today? Gold prices are soaring. This last year has seen gold pricing rise five hundred dollars an ounce. The highest in a decade, according to  Monex Precious Metals. Gold is the most popular precious metal to invest in. The price is volatile and not reliably constant. While this volatility may be good for risk takers, it does not bode well for makin…
Weekly Video Recap: Wire Wrapped Earrings, Unboxing A Jewelry Making Kit, And Patina Paint

Weekly Video Recap: Wire Wrapped Earrings, Unboxing A Jewelry Making Kit, And Patina Paint

Do you love making jewelry? We have some fun videos you need to see! We had a wonderful week of playful creation. We learned how to make earrings that are sure to turn heads. We learned how to patina paint jewelry components. We unboxed our latest design kit. If you love working with mystery themed jewelry kits - this bundle of beading supplies is going to stir your imagination!…