With the Knot-a-Bead tabletop knotter tool, you can easily create knotted jewelry strands. This is a great technique for keeping your beads secure and for creating texture and dimension in your style. Candie Cooper used it to make a simple necklace that you can slip over your head. See more of this necklace and learn how to use the tool in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGriffin, Artbeads, Swarovski, Beadalon
Memory wire is easy to decorate with all kinds of your favorite beads. Candie used Dakota Stones gemstone beads, Swarovski crystal beads, and seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Blend to decorate this bracelet. You can spice up your memory wire designs with simple embellishments like charms and a strand of jewelry wire, too. Learn how with these instructions and make sure to see more inspiration for memory wire designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Beadalon, Artbeads, Dakota Stones, Miyuki, Swarovski
These earrings come together quickly, but they will add lasting style to your looks. A Vintaj flower is layered with a copper chandelier and Swarovski dangles with sparkling and shining movement. The dark flower really stands out against the fiery chandelier. You can see more ideas for creating quick earrings from renowned jewelry artist Candie Cooper in this Artbeads Cafe episode. They make great gift ideas.
- BrandSwarovski, Vintaj, Artbeads