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Here's a subtle Mother's Day idea that can be worn anywhere and anytime. The tassels of this necklace represent the members of designer Cheri's family. The "C" stands for her family's surname, "Carlson." The colors of the beads and tassels were chosen based on the personalities of her family members. You can choose your favorite colors and charms to represent your family members, too! This personalized look is sure to please Mom on her special day.
- BrandBeadSmith, Artbeads, TierraCast, Beadalon
You can get creative with stretch cord in your jewelry-making projects. Cheri used stretch cord bands from The Beadsmith for this Endless Loom project, along with beautiful TOHO seed beads. The stretch bands give this bracelet a little bit of stretch, so it's easy to slip on and off. Discover more ideas for creating stylish stretch bracelets in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadSmith, KO Thread, Beadalon, TOHO
Bangles are easy to decorate with charms to give your style a personal twist. This bangle was created on the Beadalon 3D bracelet jig and then was decorated with charms representing a graduate. The tassels represent her school colors, while the horseshoe represents her love of horses. You can add your favorite charms to make a design unique to you!
- BrandArtistic Wire, Beadalon, Artbeads, BeadSmith
To start the technique for making the seed bead caps for the tassels, string 30 Miyuki 11/0 Duracoat galvanized Muscat bronze Delicas onto the thread, tie the thread in a circle, and knot. Add one more row of Muscat bronze Delicas using the tubular peyote technique.
- BrandBeadalon, BeadSmith, TOHO, Miyuki, KO Thread
This necklace includes Dakota Stones matte African turquoise beads in a fun variety of shapes. These cool shapes were fun to pair with other eye-catching elements, like Czech glass beads, brass chain, TierraCast components, and even some hemp cord. How will gemstones inspire your next jewelry design?
- BrandDakota Stones, Raven's Journey, TierraCast, Beadalon, BeadSmith