This lovely multi-strand necklace boasts gleaming seed beads and sparkling Swarovski rounds in fresh spring colors paired with rich layers of leather and beautiful swirling designs in tube beads and TierraCast spacers. A Seed Bead Blend and Swarovski Blend from the Artbeads Designer Series help make this spring dream come true.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Artbeads
Two-hole beads open up a world of possibility for your jewelry designs! Cynthia used Kheops par Puca triangle beads along with Miyuki Half Tila beads to create a fun pattern in these dangling earrings. You can discover even more two-hole beads and jewelry inspiration in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, Miyuki
- BrandMiyuki, S-Lon (Super-Lon)
Ocean colors make a splash in these bracelets. These bracelets are quick and easy to make and create wonderful stacked looks when worn together. Try using your favorite colors and charms to create a look all your own. You can see more cute bracelet ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, TierraCast
Gorgeous colors of a flowing river come together in this beautiful memory wire bracelet. The gemstone chip beads add amazing texture, while the fire-polished beads create a rich shine. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
On misty seaside mornings, there is nothing more relaxing than to watch the gentle waves lap up against the sandy shore. Small pebbles tumble and glint in the water, catching light off the sun and clumps of seaweed multiply with each wave. This bracelet captures the feel of calm beaches perfectly and will leave you absolutely Sea Struck.
- BrandTOHO, Dakota Stones
Add a splash of seaside sunset color with this beautiful bracelet. The cheery colors and bold dimension ensures that summer stays a part of your everyday style!
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), BeadSmith, B&B Benbassat, Miyuki, Nymo
You can create all kinds of fabulous decor and craft items with snowflake frames. Change up the colors, layer the frames and add cool embellishments to your heart's content. These fun snowflakes make excellent winter decorations. Hang them in windows, use them as tree toppers, turn them into ornaments and more!
- BrandDazzle-It, WireLace
Bring meaning to your style with this Mala necklace. In meditation, Mala prayer beads are used as a way of keeping count while repeating a mantra. This necklace features gemstone beads from Dakota Stones for enhanced spiritual meaning. 108 beads are used along with a guru bead, which signifies the end of one round in the prayer circle. The tassel serves as a symbol of enlightenment. Let this necklace inspire you to create Mala jewelry featuring your favorite gemstones.
- BrandDakota Stones, BeadSmith, S-Lon (Super-Lon)
Add peaceful style to your looks with this Serene bracelet. Wood and gemstone beads make meaningful accents to the TierraCast lotus and Buddha components in this design. Amazonite is said to balance energy, while promoting harmony and universal love. Wood beads provide an earthy, nature-loving backdrop. Gemstones and wood are both often used in yoga jewelry and mala designs. Use them to make a jewelry piece that speaks to you!
- BrandTierraCast, Dakota Stones
Mysterious and captivating colors combine in this wondrous necklace design. Cynthia used Designer Blends from the Artbeads Designer Series to create the perfect bead embroidered backdrop for her Czech glass button focal. Silk ribbon in sultry nighttime colors complete this look, perfect for an evening out!
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, TOHO, Hana Thread, Angel Findings, BeadSmith
A beautiful medley of beads and charms create a lush Spring Scene in this memory wire bracelet. Czech glass beads in different styles create unforgettable texture and dimension, but still look cohesive thanks to the turquoise tones. Cute tassels dangling from the ends of the bracelet add even more color. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadSmith, Matubo
As these delicate jewelry pieces show, it's simple to achieve Refined Style. Cynthia used dainty ball chain, sparkling cup chain, and other elements to create lovely jewelry pieces that you can wear layered together or all alone. For more inspiration on creating delicate jewelry, make sure to watch this Artbeads Cafe episode.
These amazing ear cuffs will provide you with new ways to decorate your ears. The cuffs grasp the edge of your ear, so you can dangle chain, beads and more from them! Cynthia got creative with all kinds of jewelry components in these fabulous examples. See more ear cuff ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
Pearl enhancers help you to easily dress up your pearl strands. This necklace features a Swarovski pendant attached with an enhancer. You can easily take the pendant on and off with the enhancer depending on what kind of look you want to achieve. Learn more about pearl enhancers and other cool items you might not know we have in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGriffin, Swarovski
Gemstones are a great way to add fascinating color to your designs. The Dakota Stones beads on display in this necklace are a great complement to the Swarovski bicones and silver tube beads. Cynthia used a focal from a gemstone pendant set at the center of this necklace. You can see how she used other pieces from the set in her Lapis Wings necklace.
- BrandDakota Stones
When making bracelets to wear together, don't be afraid to try all kinds of materials. Cynthia made these bracelets using leather, cotton cord, and Czech glass fire-polished beads and Forget-Me-Not beads. These bracelets are fun to wear together or you could try wearing one alone. You can see more cute bracelet ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandVintaj, TierraCast
Swarovski BeCharmed beads are easy to work with and always make a sparkling splash in designs! This refreshing jewelry set features BeCharmed beads in springy colors like Peridot and Crystal Golden Shadow. Switch up the beads to add your own personality to this design!
Step into woodland whimsy with this Dragonfly Daydream necklace. With its fresh, modern colors and enchanting beaded accents, this necklace will become the focus of any stylish look.
- BrandLacy's Stiff Stuff, TOHO, Nymo
Sometimes the simplest designs are the most intriguing. This beautiful multi-strand necklace comes together in minutes and can be worn in so many ways. Drape it around your neck, or wrap it around twice for a layered effect. Knot the ends in a lariat fashion or try wearing it as a wrap bracelet. The versatile color scheme means you can wear this necklace anywhere and anytime!
Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends offer so many ways to play with color palettes in your designs. You can add the colors at random, separate them out for a color-blocked look, or use the colors to create patterns in your designs. Cynthia used our Frosty Filigree Blend to create a chevron look in her peyote-stitch bracelet. See more inspiration for using Designer Seed Bead Blends in your jewelry-making projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
We love the way our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends bring together perfect colors. These colors are so inspiring, Cynthia couldn't help but match them with other beads and components available at Artbeads.com. Take a look at this color party she put together to get inspired for your next project. Want even more inspiration? Check out this Artbeads Cafe episode to see even more color parties put together with our Seed Bead Blends.
- BrandGrace Lampwork Beads, Gardanne Beads, Swarovski, Artbeads, Raven's Journey