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
Dakota Stones gemstone beads are a perfect match for TierraCast spacers. These two options look beautiful together on strands of rich leather from Leather Cord USA. The look is completed with a Glu-N-Go clasp. Candie switched out the lobster clasp for a TierraCast hook for an even more stylized look. Watch Candie make this bracelet in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandDakota Stones, TierraCast, Leather Cord USA
Knotted silk strands are a fun way to create cool patterns within your jewelry. They also allow you to mix beads in beautiful ways. Candie used Swarovski crystal beads, Dakota Stones gemstone beads, and even TierraCast spacers on the knotted strand in this cool necklace. By attaching the chain to strand, she made a simple design that doesn't require a clasp and can be slipped on over the head! See more ideas for creating knotted strands in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGriffin, Beadalon, Dakota Stones, Swarovski
Strands of leather from Leather Cord USA create the striking foundation for this whimsical ocean-themed necklace. Candie Cooper finished the ends of her multi-strand piece with even more leather, for a piece that looks organic from start to finish. See how she made this necklace in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Leather Cord USA, Dakota Stones