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Make your way down a peyote-stitch path this Halloween with our Trick-or-Treat Trail bracelet. Flecks of colorful seed beads are scattered in among the matte black bracelet, while festive fringe creates a bright backdrop. This bracelet is sure to sweeten your holiday style! You can see more of it and other Halloween ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, TOHO, Swarovski, Artbeads, KO Thread
Beads can make simple ornaments come alive with holiday magic! These ornaments were covered with a netting stitch to create a fabulous display. The pattern is the same for each ornament, but number of beads can vary. You can embellish them with fringe for an even fancier look. For a printable version of these instructions, please see the PDF below.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, FireLine
Warm colors of baked earth create a breathtaking display in this bracelet. SuperDuos are stitched together in a unique pattern that will add mesmerizing accents to your style. The red clay and dark copper colors are perfect for fall attire, a summer evening out or any other occasion!
- BrandTierraCast, TOHO, KO Thread
CzechMates Cabochon Beads and Beam Beads create a look of ancient temple steps hidden in the jungle. This multi-strand style is easy to put together and will create an intricate look. The simple stringing technique looks like a woven project thanks to the different beads used.
- BrandTierraCast, TOHO, CzechMates
Tahitian Look crystal pearls from Swarovski feature an exotic shimmer that stands out in jewelry designs. Cheri paired them with Czech glass and other Swarovski beads in long crochet necklace strand. Loop this necklace twice around your neck for a multi-strand effect. This necklace features beads from the Swarovski Innovations for Fall/Winter 2019/20. See more Innovations here.
- BrandRaven's Journey, TOHO, Swarovski
Leather and seed beads make a bold combination in these earrings. Cheri decorated strands of leather from Leather Cord USA with beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend. The leather is easy to work with and the seed beads provide the perfect color palette for her design. Switch up the colors to create your own take on this fun design!
- BrandTOHO, Leather Cord USA, Artbeads
You can use bead embroidery to create a special touch for your looks, like Cheri did with this pin. She added seed beads around a Matubo Czech glass rivoli. Choose your favorite color combination to make something that will accent your ensembles perfectly. You can find more inspiration for creating little embroidery pieces that make your style stand out in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Matubo
Artbeads Designer Blends featuring Swarovski Crystal create the perfect color palette in this intricate necklace design. Cheri used the 1-step looper from The Beadsmith to make custom beaded link chain featuring her chosen Blends. A bold tassel with a beaded cap completes the look. You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
We used The Beadsmith 1-step 2.25mm looper plier to make the simple loops for our beaded links. If you prefer, you can make simple loops with the help of chain and round nose pliers, instead. It is important to note that one 1-inch antique brass-plated 20 gauge eye pin is long enough to make two links.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, Kabela Design, Artbeads
Our Artbeads Designer Blends work perfectly together to bring the best color waves to your projects. Cheri mixed a Seed Bead Blend with a Blend featuring Swarovski Crystal for this Rose Gold dream! You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry-making projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, TOHO, Artbeads
Upgrade your holiday style with beads! Holiday wire forms from The Beadsmith make great Christmas ornaments when decorated with seed beads and fire-polished beads. Choose your favorite colors to perfectly tailor these ornaments to your holiday style.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO
We put Cynthia and Cheri to the test in our necklace stringing Artbeads Cafe episode. We presented them with a beautiful array of beads to come up with necklace designs on the spot. Cheri was immediately drawn to the Golem Design Studio bead in this piece. She paired it with Dakota Stones gemstones and Czech glass in a rich look that speaks to her unique style.
- BrandDakota Stones, TOHO, Golem Design Studio, Raven's Journey
Get lost in a crisp Autumn Afternoon with this beautiful bracelet. This style celebrates all of the beauty of fall, from the cool autumn air to the colors of the falling leaves. A Grace Lampwork bead draws the eye to the center of the bracelet and a Beadslide clasp provides a seamless finishing touch. Find more inspiration for using clasps in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGrace Lampwork Beads, Dakota Stones, TOHO
Pokemon GO is the latest craze and we decided to make some fun bracelets and a cell phone charm inspired by the app! These designs are easy to customize to match your favorite Pokemon or to represent your team in the game. Find more inspiration to "Catch 'em All" in this blog post.
- BrandTOHO, S-Lon (Super-Lon), BeadSmith
Czech glass Es-O mini beads make beautiful shapes in this stunning bracelet. These unique two-hole beads are perfect for bead weaving, as they nest up beautifully together. This bracelet is a lovely winter design and would even make a nice accent for Valentine's Day. Switch up the colors in this bracelet to express all new style that reflects your personality.
Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends are wonderful options for freeform patterns like the one in this 2-drop peyote stitch bracelet. The colors work perfectly together, allowing you to pick up beads at random and see where your imagination takes you. See more inspiration for using Designer Seed Bead Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO
TOHO Treasure seed beads feature amazing colors that really draw attention. Cheri paired some splashy red and orange colors to make this cute brick stitch goldfish. Once you learn the techniques for this piece, you can come up with all kinds of different critters to create. You'll love working with the Treasures, too, because they line up nicely and are very consistent. See more inspiration for small brick stitch pieces and even some peyote stitch projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, FireLine
Lovely tones of copper are the star of this peyote stitch creation! Cheri used seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend to achieve this eye-catching color palette. She complemented the seed beads with small fire-polished beauties to finish the look. Discover more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, TierraCast, Artbeads, TOHO
Dragon scale beads create a magical look in this enchanting kumihimo necklace. Their pointed shapes add texture to a simple design and the color is truly wondrous. Learn how to make this mesmerizing necklace and add a Dragon Song to your style!
- BrandJBB, TOHO, FireLine, BeadSmith
Seed beads make it easy to express yourself in jewelry designs. Cheri used TOHO Treasures to create cute patterns that will add a loving touch to your style. She created a heart and arrow design in the rings she made, but you could easily use these seed beads to create words and other shapes. The TOHO Treasures are fun to work with, thanks to their uniform and cylindrical shape.
The colors of the seed beads in this bracelet dance together, creating a cheerful display of shining style. The perfectly-coordinated colors come from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend. With the colors already picked out for you, you can concentrate on learning the Cubic Right Angle Weave when making this bracelet!
- BrandTOHO, B&B Benbassat, Artbeads, KO Thread
TOHO Aiko seed beads are precision cylinder beads that line up almost perfectly in your stitched and loomed designs. You can really see how precise they are in this loomed bracelet featuring a pattern full of colorful squares. All of the beads line up beautifully in each square and you'll love the color choices! Not only do TOHO Aiko seed beads look amazing in your jewelry, but they create a silken feeling within projects, too.
You can use the brick stitch to create almost any shape you want. All it takes is clever increases and decreases on the stitch. We like to use TOHO Treasure seed beads with this stitch, as they line up nicely and are very consistent. The colors are outstanding, too. See more inspiration for small brick stitch pieces and even some peyote stitch projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
TOHO Aiko precision cylinder seed beads line up beautifully in projects and come in fabulous colors you'll be dying to show off. Cheri used them effortlessly in these brick stitch chevron earrings. The colors pop and shine perfectly. Learn this technique for yourself and come up with endless color variations to suit your style.
Czech glass silky beads offer unique stringing holes for fun bead weaving possibilities. Artbeads designer Cheri showcased these beads in her bracelet design, along with Matubo MiniDuo beads and some colorful 11/0 seed beads. Learn how to make the bracelet and see where silky beads take your style!
- BrandTOHO, Matubo