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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
Layers and layers of beads make this multi-strand masterpiece stand out! With help from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend and Czech glass beads, designer Cheri created a color palette that will put you in mind of a desert oasis underneath a setting sun. Find more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends in your style in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
This bracelet is made with memory wire, a strong wire that holds its shape and is fun to work with. Cheri showcase beads from the Jesse James Beads Far Far Away Bead Mix on this simple memory wire bangle. The beads work perfectly together, so all you have to do is string on your favorites. She finished the bracelet with loops using one of her favorite tools, memory wire pliers. Discover more of our designers' favorite tools in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandJesse James Beads
A pear fancy stone featuring the Royal Green Shiny Lacquer effect takes center stage in this peyote stitch ring! The lush green color of the stone really stands out against the rose gold and champagne seed beads. This fancy stone is part of the Swarovski Innovations for Fall/Winter 2017-18.
- BrandKO Thread, TOHO, Swarovski, Miyuki
The Swarovski Innovations for Spring/Summer 2019 feature an intense Majestic Blue crystal color and an elegant Iridescent Dove Grey pearl coating that work wonderfully together. Cheri used these beads along with Grace Lampwork focal beads for a lovely jewelry set that shows off the beauty of classic style. Wear this set throughout winter and into spring. Shop all of the Innovations for Spring/Summer 2019 and get inspired to make even more!
- BrandGrace Lampwork Beads, Swarovski
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.
Arcos par Puca crescent beads make it possible to create amazing shapes in your style! These Czech glass beads feature three stringing holes, so bead weaving with these beauties becomes quite exciting. Cheri incorporated them along with other golden beads in her Incan Treasure earrings.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
There are so many fun ways to incorporate Artbeads Designer Blends into your designs. Designer Cheri created a right angle weave bib with beads from our Persian Treasure Designer Blend. With colors already perfectly coordinated, Cheri could focus on the weave! See more ideas for Artbeads Designer Blends in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, Artbeads, Swarovski
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), BeadSmith
Refreshing splashes of mint color sparkle among luxurious gold components in these regal earrings. A Swarovski rivoli in Crystal Mint Green takes center stage, while Chrysolite Opal and Erinite bicones keep the fresh color palette going. The rivoli rhinestones in this design are part of the Swarovski Innovations for Spring/Summer 2018. See more from these Innovations here.
Vintaj creates beautiful Artisan Copper components that create a rich look in jewelry designs. Artisan Copper is hand-finished solid copper, so every piece has its own unique hue and luminous quality. Cheri used several Artisan Copper pieces together in this necklace. Find more inspiration for using Vintaj components in your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
Sunset Harvest colors are on display in this lovely wrap bracelet. The Czech glass beads feature the hazy fuchsia pink color of a sinking sunset sky, while the bronze finish adds a warm glow. Small tourmaline beads bring in more pink colors, along with greens and whites. Cheri was so inspired by these colors, she decided to create a longer wrap bracelet. See more inspiration for creating wrap bracelets in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Dakota Stones, Raven's Journey
Beadlinx chain makes a wonderful foundation for a variety of jewelry designs. It's easy to use as-is because it features links with beads already attached. You can also have fun making your own links with other beads to intersperse throughout the chain. You can even take the beads from the chain and use them in new ways. Cheri does it all in this cute necklace. For more ideas about using chain in your jewelry, check out this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Vintaj, Beadlinx
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
Unique bead shapes can turn a simple bead weaving pattern into something spectacular. Cheri used CzechMates Diamond Beads and Brick Beads to create this cool look. You see the edges of the Diamond Beads when they are used in the pattern, so they give this piece a really fun dimension. Discover even more unique bead shapes from CzechMates here.
- BrandKO Thread, CzechMates
Tassels and seed beads look so good together, especially in these earrings. Cheri created a fun brick stitch pattern and finished the look with tassels dangling below. You can create tassels out of all kinds of materials. Cheri used S-Lon cord for these beauties. Find more inspiration for adding tassels to your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadSmith, Miyuki
Refreshing Delica colors and Celtic-inspired buttons create a look that stirs up images of vastly green highland hills on a crisp and sunny morning. Beautiful rolo chain adds a sturdy foundation to this already stunning piece. Learn how to make this multi-strand beauty and add breathtaking style to any ensemble!
- BrandSoft Flex, Miyuki
Your holiday season can sparkle and shine with these snowflake crafts! These beautiful beaded snowflakes make excellent gifts and can even be used as tree toppers. You'll love adding this beautiful handmade wonder to your collection of holiday heirlooms.
- BrandSwarovski, Dazzle-It, TOHO, Artistic Wire
Swarovski's Innovations for Spring/Summer 2019 include fancy stones in exciting and uplifting colors. Cheri chose a Rivoli in the Crystal Lilac color for this design. The soft yet shining purple color makes a beautiful showcase in the golden TierraCast setting. Shop all of the Innovations for Spring/Summer 2019 and get inspired to make even more!
Chain and CzechMates Cabochon Beads combine in a splendid way in this dramatic necklace design. We made symmetrical scallops of chain between each Cabochon Bead, but feel free to mix it up with random lengths of scallops. You can even cut and hang fringes of chain for another take on this style.
Sometimes the simplest of techniques are made extraordinary by the right color pattern. Cheri came up with this captivating pattern for her loomed bracelet and the results are truly enchanting. The pop of shining silver really makes the block design come alive in a mesmerizing way. Learn how to make this bracelet and add Hypnotic Blocks to your style!
- BrandMiyuki, KO Thread
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
When you have the perfect mix of colors, it's easy to create fabulous jewelry. Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend feature dazzling color palettes that allow you to focus on designing without having to pick out colors. Cheri created this loomed bracelet using a random pattern of seed beads from our Lilac Designer Blend. You can see more ideas for using Designer Blends in your projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, TOHO