Category: pearl

Summer 2014 Jewelry Trends

Summer 2014 Jewelry Trends Every summer is different, with exciting new ideas rising to the surface.  After all, it’s time for summer fun!  As the clothing gets smaller in the Arizona heat, jewelry becomes more important in making a look

Three Strand Wire Crochet Necklace Tutorial

Three Strand Wire Crochet Necklace   This classic wire crochet necklace is easy to learn, quick to create and is easily customizable!  You can make all the strands the same length for a full, flirty look or graduate the strands

Beaded Leather Braided Bracelet: Easy Tutorial for a Three Wrap Bracelet

Beaded Leather Braided Bracelet: Make this quick and easy three-wrap leather bracelet using our Bead World kit (www.beadworldinc.com/onlinestore to order) or your own materials! You will need: ·         1.5mm leather (7 feet)                       ·         Freshwater pearls (16 inch strand) ·         TierraCast

Basic Wire Wrapped Earrings: A Simple Tutorial

Basic Wire Wrapped Earrings: A Simple Tutorial You will need: 10mm Swarovksi bicone crystals (2) 1.5 inch piece sterling silver chain (2) 24 gauge sterling silver head pins (2) 3mm sterling silver beads (4) Sterling silver ear wires (2) Round

Beautiful Braiding

There’s a hot trend that’s been catching my eye for the last few weeks.  It’s so simple, and yet looks amazing with a wide variety of beads.  Guess what — it’s BRAIDING!  Yep, the time-honored basic braid.  I’m using three

If beautiful gemstones are the meat and potatoes of a lovely jewelry meal, then spacer beads are the herbs and spices.  While they tend to be small, they never go unnoticed.  They literally determine the tone of a given piece