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Gemstone beads make beautiful showcases in jewelry designs, but they can also be used as accents. Cynthia chose small Dakota Stones blue apatite rondelle beads as accents to the larger Czech glass flower beads in this design. She loved the way the colors contrasted. You can see more inspiration for using blue gemstones in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Raven's Journey, TierraCast, Dakota Stones
It might be frustrating when you don't have enough beads for a full beaded design, but there are other options for finishing your project. Cheri demonstrates how silk ribbon can make a wonderful option for finishing looks in this necklace design. She paired ribbon with Dakota Stones gemstone beads and Czech glass flowers. You can see more ideas for how to finish jewelry when you don't have enough beads in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Dakota Stones, Raven's Journey, Artbeads
Rich purple colors from Dakota Stones gemstone beads, Velvet Brown beauty from Swarovski pearls, and coppery elements from TierraCast all come together in this scrumptious jewelry set. Cynthia made this set during a Facebook Live design challenge. You can watch her make these designs and other pieces here.
- BrandTierraCast, Dakota Stones, Artbeads, Swarovski
TierraCast's Caravan Collection is inspired by the art and architecture of the Middle East. Becky kept that in mind as she picked out the beads and components for a challenge that Cynthia completed live on Instagram! She surprised Cynthia with the components and Cynthia made this necklace during the live video. Make sure to follow us on Instagram and turn on Story Notifications so you don't miss our next live video.
- BrandArtbeads, Dakota Stones, TierraCast, Swarovski
Gemstone Blends from the Artbeads Designer Series are a wonderful way to add the beauty of gemstones to your jewelry designs. These blends feature a fabulous mix of gemstone beads in perfectly coordinated colors. Mix them up in a random pattern like Bonnie did in this simple bracelet. The array of colors gives this bracelet flair.
- BrandArtbeads, Dakota Stones
Dakota Stones pendant sets feature amazing gemstone colors that will inspire your creativity. The Mardi Gras impression jasper pendants in this necklace are bursting with color, so Candie paired it with the fresh spring colors found in our Sunshine Forest Artbeads Designer Blend. Lotus beads from TierraCast add a floral element to this Wildflowers necklace. Find more inspiration for using Dakota Stones ladder pendants in your style in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski, Dakota Stones, Artbeads
The colors of this Artbeads Designer Gemstone Blend are perfectly coordinated to create an inviting color palette for any design. Bonnie Ogilvie from Dakota Stones simply strung beads from our Protection Designer Blend together and finished off the look with golden TierraCast accents. The result is a beautiful style with extra meaning from the variety of gemstones used and the lotus symbol at the center.
- BrandTierraCast, Artbeads, Dakota Stones
Dakota Stones gemstone beads create a beautiful color play in this multi-strand necklace. By separating the fancy jasper beads by color, Erin from Dakota Stones was able to create waves of rainbow color within each strand. Shining gold accents creates a regal touch to this unforgettable design. Learn how to make this necklace and get inspired to create cool gemstone color palettes in your jewelry designs.
- BrandMiyuki, Artbeads, Dakota Stones
The balance of two opposites is what makes this necklace pop! Matte gemstone beads from Dakota Stones mingle with the super sparkle of Swarovski crystal beads from our Artbeads Designer Blends. The warm copper chain and findings act as the catalyst to bridge the gap between these two, creating a cohesive look you'll love.
- BrandDakota Stones, Swarovski, TierraCast, Artbeads