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Christmas Jack Skellington

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Christmas Jack Skellington   You Will Need: White size 11 Czech seed beads (18) Jet size 11 seed beads (10) Jet size 8 seed bead (1) White size 6 seed bead (1) ¼ inch white bugle beads (2) ¼ inch

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Christmas Present Earrings

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Christmas Present Earrings   Continuing our theme of Christmas in July, today’s tutorial is one of our most popular and long standing Christmas patterns!  After all, who doesn’t love a stack of Swarovski crystal gifts topped with a bow?!  

Posted in Bead World, bow, buy, Christmas, crystal, DIY, earring, free, gold, holiday, how to, instructions, jewelry, kit, order, swarovski, TierraCast, tutorial

Candy Cane Earrings

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Candy Cane Earrings We’re celebrating Christmas in July at bead World, so we thought we’d share one of our most popular holiday earring designs!  Have fun with these sweet little treats!  (Ha ha, get it?!)  Check out our archives for

Posted in Bead Word, bow, candy, candy cane, Christmas, DIY, earring, easy, free, fun, holiday, sweet, tutorial

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

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

Santa Hat Earrings

Santa Hat Earrings  Every Holiday season, we debut a brand new festive jewelry kit.  This year we introduce the “Santa Hat Earring Kit”!  This adorable pair of earrings feature a dangling pom pom at the top of Santa’s iconic

Posted in Arizona, bead, Bead World, Christmas, directions, earring, hat, holiday, instructions, jewelry, kit, Lezli Goodwin, Phoenix, santa, Scottsdale, sterling silver, swarovski, tutorial

Festive Christmas Spider Tutorial!

Festive Christmas Spider Tutorial Perhaps you’ve heard the Ukrainian folk tale about the Christmas Spider? It’s a favorite around here, and we just love making spider ornaments for our Christmas trees. Following the popularity of our recent Halloween Spider, we thought

Posted in Bead World, beading, Christmas, design, Festive, folk, green, holiday, icy, jewelry, legend, Lezli Goodwin, make, ornament, red, spider, tradition, traditional, Ukrainian

“Icy Christmas Spider” Beading Tutorial

Icy Christmas Spider Tutorial Perhaps you’ve heard the Ukrainian folk tale about the Christmas Spider?  It’s a favorite around here, and we just love making spider ornaments for our Christmas trees.  Following the popularity of our recent Halloween Spider, we

Posted in Bead World, beading, Christmas, easy, holiday, icy, Jennifer Eng, jewelry, Lezli Goodwin, ornament, popular, spider, trendy, tutorial

Beaded Spider Tutorial

Beaded Spider This completely adorable Halloween spider has taken our stores by storm!  Here are some simple instructions to keep you entertained all through the spooky season… Required Supplies  10-12mm round bead (head) 14-16mm round bead (rear end) Size 8

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Ornamental Goodness

Bead World client (and good friend) Susan Waters takes “Christmas in July” seriously!  Her gorgeous beaded ornaments expand on our basic patterns and take them to a place filled with elegance and old world charm.  Her work is an inspiration

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