Monthly Archives: March 2014

Two Hole Pyramid Beads

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Have you seen our… Two Hole Pyramid Beads?! We are so excited by these new two hole Czech glass pyramid beads!  Pyramid studs have been all the rage in fashion for the last few seasons, and now we have them

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Braided Suede Bracelet (Free Wrapping with Wire)

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Braided Suede Bracelet (Free Wrapping with Wire) When working with multiple strands of leather, suede or cord, it’s nice to know this versatile method of adding a closure to your jewelry.  Free wrapping (or tension wrapping, as it is sometimes

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Finishing a Leather Bracelet with Crimp Ends

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Finishing a Leather Bracelet with Crimp Ends   Leather jewelry is SUCH a hot trend right now.  Thick leather, however, can pose a bit of a challenge — you can’t really knot it, so how do you add a clasp? 

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How to Tie a Slide Knot to Make an Adjustable Bracelet

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How to Tie a Slide Knot to Make an Adjustable Bracelet One of the most common questions we get at the front counter is, “How do you tie sliding knots to make an adjustable necklace or bracelet?”  This type of

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Making an Artisan Pendant

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Making an Artisan Pendant Our artisan pendants are made with domed optical glass that is created to fit into chic custom frames.  This project is quick, fun and easy to customize! Begin with one of our pendant sets, which include

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