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Online Deal: 20% OFF Select Elegant Swarovski Bracelet Kits, April 2019

April’s Online Deal: 20% OFF Select Elegant Swarovski Bracelet Kits Our Elegant Swarovski Bracelets are the epitome of class and sophistication! With a combination of Swarovski pearls, Swarovski crystals, and metal findings, there’s no wonder why we call this our

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Beaded Kumihimo Bracelet Tutorial

Beaded Kumihimo Bracelet Tutorial I hope you all had fun with last month’s introduction to kumihimo in our Kumihimo Necklace Tutorial! This month we’re going to step it up a notch by adding seed beads and showing you a different

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Buying Trip Treats, Part 1: Spring 2019

Spring 2019 Buying Trip Treats, Part 1! Our buying team recently returned from our semiannual buying trip, and boy did we do some damage!! As always, we had tons of fun picking out amazing goodies to bring back for all

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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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Online Deal: 20% OFF Select Leather Tennis Bracelet Kits, January 2019

January’s Online Deal: 20% OFF Select Leather Tennis Bracelet Kits When I think of the new year, I instantly think of glam! Maybe it’s the leftover influence from shiny holiday wrapping paper and glitzy New Year’s Eve parties, but I’m

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2019 Color of the Year: Living Coral

2019 Color of the Year: Living Coral Image from www.pantone.com . Pantone has just announced Living Coral as their 2019 color of the year, and I am all about it!! Coral is such a beautiful color and I am so excited

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Gemstone of the Month: Jade

Gemstone of the Month: Jade One of the most well-known gemstones, Jade actually refers to two different stones – Jadeite and Nephrite. Although Jade has been used for over 5000 years, it wasn’t until 1863 that a French mineralogist, Alexis

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