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
Beautiful textures combine in this breathtaking necklace design. Cynthia created a textured foundation for the highly detailed Russian artist focal bead by sliding a seed bead Cellini spiral stitch rope over strands of rich leather. A Kabela Design filigree holds the focal in place magnificently. Accents like TierraCast findings and textured rings complete this look you'll love creating and wearing.
- BrandMiyuki, TierraCast, Leather Cord USA, Kabela Design, KO Thread, TOHO, Tulip
Dragonflies are magical and mysterious creatures that flit through the air with shining beauty. This bold necklace captures that enigmatic style perfectly. Coppery elements mingle with dark and dazzling colors to create an unforgettable design. Dragonfly Island is sure to have you buzzing about jewelry-making!
- BrandKO Thread, TOHO, BeadSmith, Lillypilly Designs, Swarovski, Patricia Healey
CzechMates Tile Beads and crescent beads are a magical match in this mesmerizing bracelet. Swarovski beads add the perfect amount of sparkle to this unique design. Learn how to make it and add a Magic Garden Path to your style!
- BrandCzechMates, Miyuki, KO Thread
The way glass can tell a story is truly magical. Everything about this necklace, from the lampwork focal bead to the glass seed beads, celebrates the inspiring and beautiful style of glass artistry. Add in the wondrous colors of an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend, and your stylish story is complete! This necklace will make you feel like you stepped into an enchanted glass garden.
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), TOHO, Lacy's Stiff Stuff, Swarovski, Artbeads, BeadSmith, KO Thread, Lillypilly Designs, Grace Lampwork Beads
The Cellini spiral stitch creates a dazzling effect in these bracelets. Seed beads of different colors and sizes create a spiraling effect that can't be beat! The colors are perfectly matched thanks to the use of Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends. Follow the instructions below to learn how to make Cellini spiral bracelets of your own.
- BrandMiyuki, TOHO, KO Thread
We love the scaly look Matubo MiniDuo beads create in this bracelet! MiniDuos are used in the body and fringe of this bracelet, along with seed bead and Swarovski bicone accents. Discover more two-hole bead fun in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, Matubo, Miyuki, Swarovski
Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends are a great option for making your own beaded beads. The colors are perfectly matched, so you can start designing right away! Cynthia used peyote stitch to create the beaded beads that decorate these necklaces. See even more inspiration for beaded beads in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, Miyuki, TOHO
SuperDuos allow you to create jewelry that looks unique! Cynthia created these simple bracelets with her favorite SuperDuos and one of our exclusive Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends. You can use your favorite seed beads and SuperDuos to create your own version of these SuperDuo Delights!
- BrandMiyuki, TOHO, KO Thread, Artbeads
Seed beads can be used in so many ways — even in hair accessories! Cynthia used beautiful seed beads from one of our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends to create a wonderful braided look in her headband. The seed bead strands work wonderfully together and will add some color to your style. You can see other ideas for using beads in hair accessories in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, KO Thread
A lovely enameled component from Gardanne Beads pairs wonderfully with colorful seed beads and silk ribbon in a bead embroidered focal that's sure to catch the eye. The fun part about this piece is that the cut-out design allows your chosen bead backing to shine through, adding to the overall design! Meg Mullen designed this necklace for the February 2016 issue of Bead and Button Magazine. See other ideas for using Gardanne Beads items in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Gardanne Beads, KO Thread, TOHO
Midnight colors come together beautifully in this daring bracelet design. Cynthia paired an enchanting Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend with Swarovski crystal pearls in perfectly coordinated colors. You can choose your favorite colors to make this look your own. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads, Swarovski, KO Thread, TierraCast, Tulip
Gleaming and mysterious colors make this multi-strand necklace come alive. As this necklace shows, all it takes is a beautiful color palette for inspiration to strike!
- BrandKO Thread, TOHO, Patricia Healey
It's so much fun to get inspired by the perfect color combinations found in Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends. Cynthia used the soft pink and blue colors in our Chambray Blush Designer Blend along with Swarovski crystal pearls in Rose Gold and Crystal Iridescent Light Blue for a look that's coordinated to perfection. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, Artbeads, KO Thread, TierraCast
SuperDuos and SuperUnos combine to create a look of Dragon Scales in these bracelets. When woven together, SuperDuos take on a magical scaly texture and the SuperUno beads add fun fringe. Learn how to make these bracelets and then choose beads in your favorite colors to put your own twist on this design!
- BrandKO Thread
The pellet beads featured in this bracelet create an interesting pattern when used with Swarovski pearls in the right angle weave. Beads from the Artbeads Designer Series add the perfect splash of complementary colors.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread, Preciosa, Swarovski
This fascinating necklace includes all of the magical colors of a desert oasis at sunset. Vivid turquoise blues mingle with rich Bordeaux colors, while hints of gold twinkle majestically. The trendy tassel dangling at the end of the Czech glass button focal brings it all together. You'll love wearing this necklace at the office, for a night on the town or anywhere else!
- BrandSwarovski, KO Thread, TOHO, Artbeads
A blossom of green and gold takes center stage in this breathtaking design. The beautiful golden Miyuki seed beads complement the gold sheen of the Iridescent Green Swarovski pearls perfectly. You'll love the fun bead embroidery techniques used to dress up the focal!
- BrandLillypilly Designs, KO Thread, Miyuki, Swarovski
Cynthia loves playing with CzechMates two-hole beads because they work so well together! She used deep blue Tile Beads and shining silver Dagger Beads in this bracelet, along with an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend that adds pops of cool blue color to go along with the icy display. With a just a touch of iridescent color from Swarovski beads, this bracelet will put you in mind of breathtaking glaciers and deep winter waters!
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads, KO Thread, CzechMates
The gradual change in colors on display in this bracelet is a fabulous homage to the beauty of tourmaline. The colorful beads add a playful twist to a trendy jewelry style. Learn how to make it so you can add dreamy color to your looks!
- BrandKO Thread, Miyuki, Swarovski
Like winding paths in a misty forest glen, this necklace features swirling layers of soutache that will take you on a magical journey! Follow the rows of Swarovski pearls, seed beads and soutache and discover the ultimate in style. Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends and Swarovski Bicone Designer Blends come together to complete the look. What magic will you find in this Enchanted Forest?
- BrandSwarovski, TierraCast, KO Thread, BeadSmith, TOHO
You can create custom hair accessories with the help of beads! It's easy to decorate a headband with CzechMates brick and tile beads. Choose your favorite colors to make this style your own. You can see more ideas for creating amazing hair accessories in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, TOHO
- BrandKO Thread
The colors in the Chambray Blush Artbeads Designer Blend bring together soft and sophisticated blue with sweet rose gold. Cynthia used these seed beads in a random pattern for the body of her peyote stitch bracelet, but then added a shining picot edge using only the rose gold beads. As this bracelet shows, whether you mix and match the colors or separate them out, Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends are wonderful options for your designs. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Tulip, KO Thread, Artbeads