Month: February 2019

Online Deal: 20% OFF Select Sidewinder Bracelet Kits, March 2019

March’s Online Deal: 20% OFF Select Sidewinder Bracelet Kits One of my absolute favorite seed bead patterns is the Sidewinder Bracelet! I love anything that looks like a sparkly cuff bracelet, but I especially love how versatile this bracelet is.

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Gemstone of the Month: Rhodochrosite

Gemstone of the Month: Rhodochrosite From the Greek words ‘rhodos’ (rose) and ‘khros’ (color), Rhodochrosite is a uniquely identifiable pink gemstone with bandings of white, light pink, grey, or yellow. It is a manganese carbonate that forms in the fractures

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Trend Forecast: 2019

Trend Forecast: 2019 As Bead World’s Creative Director, it’s my job to stay on top of the current trends and styles. However, it can be tricky to translate current fashion trends from the runway and Vogue to handcrafted jewelry. Typically

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Kumihimo Necklace Tutorial

Kumihimo Necklace Tutorial I’m in the mood to play around with Kumihimo jewelry lately, so I’m hoping you’ll join me! It’s such a meditative process once you get in the groove, and I could definitely use a bit of zen-style

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