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How to Set a Two Part Rivet in Leather


How to Set a Two Part Rivet in Leather The leather jewelry trend just keeps getting more and more popular, evolving and expanding all the time.  I get asked nearly every day how to attach a metal piece to a

Posted in Bead World, hammer, jewelry, Karen Thompson, leather, Lezli Goodwin, punch, rivet, store, TierraCast, trend Tagged with: ,

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

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

Posted in Arizona, bead, Bead World, Christmas, design, earring, elegance, holiday, jewelry, July, Lezli Goodwin, ornament, Phoenix, Scottsdale, store, Susan J. Waters, Susan Waters