Yearly Archives: 2013

Bead World’s Trend Watch 2014

              Trend Watch 2014        Color of the Year     Jewelry Trends     beadworldinc.com | Infographics

Posted in 2014, Bead World, cool, fashion, jewelry, layered, Lezli Goodwin, make, messages, new, radiant orchid, spring, summer, trend, wardrobe

Colors for Spring/Summer 2014

The good folks over at Pantone have, once again, let us know the Color of the Year for 2014!  This year, we will all be wearing Radiant Orchid, a bright lavender that goes very well with pinks and purples as

Posted in 2014, Bead World, colors, fashion, jewelry, Lezli Goodwin, pantone spring, radiant orchid, style, summer, trend

Simple Snowflake Ornament

Simple Snowflake Ornament There are few things as heart warming as a Christmas tree piled high with handmade ornaments.  Those special treasures made by our family and friends over the years are like time capsules — we remember the people

Posted in Bead World, beaded, children, Christmas, decoration, DIY, easy, gift, holiday, how to, Karen Thompson, Lezli Goodwin, ornament, simple, snowflake, tutorial

Swarovski Christmas Tree Earring Tutorial

Swarovski Crystal Christmas Tree Earrings!     This Christmas, Bead World has a fabulous classic holiday earring pattern for you — Swarovski Crystal Christmas Trees!  This traditional pattern can be done in a number of ways (try emerald AB for glitz, or

Posted in Bead World, Christmas, DIY, earring, how to, Karen Thompson, Lezli Goodwin, ornament, pattern, Phoenix, Scottsdale, shop, store, swarovski, tree, tutorial, wire wrap

Christmas Project Roundup!

Christmas Project Roundup! It’s hard to imagine, but not every one of you has carefully combed through every single blog post we’ve ever written.  Which means, you might have missed something along the way.  We’ve written a whole lot of

Posted in Bead World, bracelet, Christmas, DIY, earring, Festive, holiday, icy, Karen Thompson, Lezli Goodwin, santa, santa hat, spider, trendy, tutorial

Jewelry Trends, Part 2

Fall 2013/Winter 2014 Jewelry Trends(Part 2 of 2) Last week, we covered winter white, animal themed jewelry and the long awaited and highly celebrated return of chandelier earrings.  If you missed it and want to catch up,  click here.Here is

Posted in 2013, 2014, accessories, Bead World, fall, jewelry, layered, Lezli Goodwin, mixed metal, style, trend, winter

Fall 2013/ Winter 2014 Jewelry Trends, Part 1

Fall is finally here, and with the crisp weather comes a shift in wardrobe.  I don’t know about you, but I’ve been dreaming about tall boots and knitted ponchos for awhile now.  Of course, as a jewelry person, I’m always

Posted in 2013, 2014, accessory, animal, autumn, Bead World, chandelier, contemporary, earring, fall, jewelry, Lezli Goodwin, owl, red carpet, runway, style, trend, white, winter, winter white

Halloween Charms and Ideas

Halloween is almost here and we can feel the spooky vibes decending on Bead World as we speak!  Skulls and bats, witches and cats, ghoulies of all shapes and sizes are flying out the door to be turned into haunted

Posted in bat, Bead World, charm, design, DIY, earring, ghost, halloween, jewelry, Karen Thompson, Lezli Goodwin, make, TierraCast, witch, zombie

Top Drilled Wire Wrapped Earring Tutorial

One of the most common concerns I hear from clients is that they are not comfortable wire wrapping top-drilled teardrop beads.  They are so gorgeous, and the prettiest gemstones are often cut into this shape.  We want them, and yet they

Posted in Bead World, blue topaz, briolette, designer, DIY, earring, easy, kit, Lezli Goodwin, London, sterling silver, teardrop, tutorial

The New Boutique Collection

We’ve launched a new collection of kits at Bead World this month, and wowee is it gorgeous!  Now, I realize that (as the person who oversees the design and creation of these masterpieces) there’s a chance that I may be

Posted in aquamarine, Bead World, beading, boutique, carnelian, Christmas, collection, earring, green amethyst, high end, kit, Lezli Goodwin, limited edition, london blue topaz, ruby, sapphire