A chorus of captivating colors come to life in these dangling earrings. The crystal bicones and drops perfectly pick up the hypnotic purple and green colors of the pearls at the center. Crystal Paradise Shine and Iridescent Purple are two colors from the Fall/Winter 2015/16 Swarovski Innovations that work perfectly together every time!
Here is a slight twist on the traditional rosary. Instead of wire looped links it is all strung on Soft Flex stringing wire. Simple to make, but precise in design, so follow the count on the instructions closely.
In these earrings, the dramatic look of skull flatbacks combine with the soft beauty of Crystal Iridescent Light Blue pearls. Cynthia effortlessly added the skulls to this look with help from glue pads. Choose your favorite flatbacks for an all new look. Discover even more inspiration for adding Swarovski components to your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, TierraCast
Beaded beads can turn your jewelry designs into stunning custom creations everyone will love! This necklace features beaded beads made with the peyote stitch and seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend. Flat chain is an outstanding backdrop for the beaded focal point of this necklace. Wow everyone by learning how to make this necklace today!
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski, Miyuki
Regal colors come to life in this tubular herringbone bracelet. Cynthia used beads from an Artbeads Designer Blend featuring Swarovski Crystal to achieve the perfect color palette for her project. You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Miyuki, Swarovski
Gardanne Beads components make wonderful starts for any design. Cynthia was inspired by the misty and stony green colors and subtle red hints of the heart charm at the center of this necklace. The colors found in the heart inspired the rest of the colors on display! Get inspired by other Gardanne Beads components in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Gardanne Beads, TierraCast
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
Artbeads Designer Blends featuring Swarovski Crystal are perfect for creating inspiring color palettes in your designs. Cynthia used our Warm Autumn blend to create a display reminiscent of leaves changing color in the fall. TierraCast leaf and tree charms add to the harvest-time feeling. See more ideas for kumihimo projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, JBB, S-Lon (Super-Lon), Artbeads, BeadSmith
Celebrate your faith with this gorgeous Swarovski and sterling silver necklace. This is a perfect gift for confirmation, graduation or a wedding!
- BrandJBB, Swarovski
Iridescent Purple and Crystal Lilac Shadow Swarovski beads combine with mesmerizing Iridescent Red coin pearls for a look full of Plum Passion. The purple and red tones create a sumptuous display you'll want to add to your style. Iridescent Red is part of the Swarovski Innovations for Fall/Winter 2017-18.
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski
With an Artbeads Designer Blend in the perfect color palette, you can create a fabulous jewelry set just like this one. Cynthia used the Icicle Designer Blend to add frosty colors to her necklace and bracelet. With a mix of bead caps, she also added texture and detail to her pieces. Find your favorite Designer Blend to make this look all your own.
- BrandSwarovski, TOHO, Artbeads
A multicolor spike pendant and amazing crystal pearls from Swarovski create a daring display in this striking necklace design. These components are part of the Swarovski Innovations for Fall/Winter 2017-18.
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski
Charm bracelets are a great way to create fun color palettes and add some personality to your style. Cynthia used sweet Nunn Design charms to make a sweet style statement that will work anywhere. An Artbeads Designer Blend featuring Swarovski Crystals creates the perfect color palette, full of soothing purple and green tones. Use your own charms and pick your favorite Artbeads Designer Blend to make this design all your own! A finished bracelet from the Artbeads Designer Series makes it easy to focus on the charms and colors you want to use.
- BrandSwarovski, Artbeads, Nunn Design
Create a wintery look in your style with our Blue Frost necklace. This necklace showcases Swarovski Crystal Iridescent Light and Dark Blue pearls at the center, while chevron chain with white enamel completes the icy look. The pearls are part of Swarovski's Innovations for Spring/Summer 2018. See more items from the Innovations launch here.
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
Czech glass flowers and an Artbeads Designer Blend combine beautifully in this delicate necklace design. The turquoise and gold colors gleam magnificently, making this look a wonderful choice for anything from formal occasions to casual outings. Learn more about Raven's Journey Czech glass beads and see other fun jewelry featuring Czech glass in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Raven's Journey, Swarovski
With metal stamping, you can be as precise or imprecise as you like. Cynthia created a random stamped pattern filled with flowers and an owl at the center. Thanks to the fun stamped pattern and the added Bicone dangles, the owl looks like he is surrounded by a beautiful nest. You can see more jewelry made with metal stamping techniques in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, ImpressArt, Swarovski
Our Shannon necklace features a sparkling green briolette pendant accented with a silver flower bail. We used cool tones to create a simple feminine design that you can finish in just minutes!
- BrandSwarovski, JBB
Artbeads Designer Blends featuring Swarovski crystal are the perfect way to set the mood in your designs. This necklace features an enchanting Blend full of mysterious greens and purples, along with a touch of luxuriously sweet rose gold. With the owl focal, these colors create an unmistakable look of Nocturnal Elegance. Discover other beautiful designs featuring Artbeads Designer Blends in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Angel Findings
Daring Czech glass beads combine with flashes of Swarovski sparkle in this spiritual necklace design. A dark yet gleaming Buddha pendant takes center stage in this project featuring an adventurous bead pattern. See more ideas for using Czech glass in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandJBB, Swarovski, TierraCast
Showcase wild and beautiful beads in your style with this amazing necklace. An eye-catching pendant set from Dakota Stones takes center stage, while Swarovski beads create a sparkling yet earthy backdrop. You're sure to turn heads when you wear this design.
- BrandSwarovski, Dakota Stones
With a fabulous peacock Czech glass button as inspiration, Cynthia created a bead embroidered masterpiece! This necklace boasts all the colors of a proud peacock thanks to bright silk ribbon, an Artbeads Designer Blend featuring Swarovski Crystals in the perfect hues, seed beads, and even lovely bead caps from Gardanne Beads. With step-by-step instructions, you can easily create this piece and add a Peacock Dance to your style.
- BrandGardanne Beads, Angel Findings, BeadSmith, Artbeads, Swarovski, Lillypilly Designs
Designed by Cynthia Kimura
Clusters of spiraling beads in purple and green tones create a look of grape vines weaving through a trellis. This look is achieved with the spiral stitch, a simple technique that creates a striking display. Cynthia used beads from the Artbeads Designer Series to create this bracelet. Switch up the bead colors and sizes for your own unique take on this design!
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, FireLine, TOHO
Rich purple colors create a sophisticated style that only gets better every time you wear it! The bold Swarovski pendant is complemented by even more Swarovski in the beaded necklace strand. The simple yet striking design is perfect for wearing again and again, whether it's with formal attire, casual ensembles or something else! Learn how to make this necklace and add A Fine Bordeaux to your collection!