Monthly Archives: July 2011

Nancy’s Fancy Necklace

We recently got in a HUGE batch of acrylic and resin beads, including fabulous leaves and flowers.  Looking through old beading magazines, we saw some fun examples of acrylic flowers used in fringe-technique necklaces.  This is a favorite technique at

Posted in acrylic, bead, Bead Word, flower, fringe, leaf, Lezli Goodwin, Nancy Katz

Enter our Summer Beading Contest!

Enter Our Summer Beading Contest! We’re daydreaming about sparkling snowflakes and frosty fun. Our client contest invites you guys to daydream, too! Make a beaded piece, anything at all, inspired by our theme “Christmas in July.” Submit all entry materials

Posted in Bead World, beading, Beading Contest, design, jewelry, Lezli Goodwin, prize, win

Christmas in July

Every summer we celebrate “Christmas in July” at our Bead World stores.  It’s a fun chance to pull out our fabulous ornament classes, snowman earring kits and snowflake patterns.  Plus, the distraction from the hat is more than welcome —

Posted in Bead World, book, Christmas, class, holiday, jewelry, July, kit, Lezli Goodwin, ornament