Weekly Video Recap: Craft Wire Earrings And Boho Lariat Necklace

Happy Friday! What a crazy week. Torrential rain flooded the roads near our office and kept us at home for a day. The rain continued and Sara had to postpone her  Purple Rain Design Challenge video on Facebook. Even those of us in Arizona faced odd weather conditions. It was surreal to wake up and see the mountains surrounding Phoenix blanketed in snow. How was the weather in y…

Beads Baubles & Jewels: Learn How To Make Nealay Patel's Branching Out Necklace

Beads Baubles and Jewels is a jewelry making show on public television. Host  Katie Hacker interviews jewelry designers and industry talent. She features segments teaching the viewers how to make their own jewelry at home. The step by step instructions are fun to watch and easy to follow along. Soft Flex beading guru, Sara Oehler, was featured on the first and fourth episodes…

4 Valentine's Projects You Will Fall In Love With

We are busy making some jewelry for our Valentine's sweethearts. Would you like some ideas on how to spoil your special person? Break out your jewelry making supplies and let's get Cupid's Arrows aimed at your soulmate! Check out our Trios for a perfect wire pairing. We have themed Trios like Be My Valentine and Romance.  Have you been following our Tucson adventures? We have been h…

Weekly Video Recap: Stretch Magic, SilverSilk, Wire Wrapping, Beads Baubles And Jewels

Wow! We had some wonderful  videos this week. Lots of mixed mediums. Lots of jewelry designing techniques. There are so many great hints and helpful instructions in these easy to follow videos. Kristen started the week off with another episode of Free Spirit Beading. She showed us how to string a design with Stretch Magic. We watched Nealay Patel create earrings with Silver…

7 Stunning Projects Using Soft Touch Beading Wire

Good day lovely people! We have seven wonderful jewelry designs for you. We used our favorite wire -  Soft Touch. Soft Touch is our premium beading wire. Soft Touch is 50% softer than Soft Flex. It has the same strength, the same durability as Soft Flex, but the drape is 50% softer. Soft Touch is a wonderful wire if you want the grace of silk but the strength of steel. …

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…