Playful sparkle fills this wonderful bracelet. It showcases Swarovski clover beads that work well in St. Patrick's Day looks, but are also subtle enough to be worn any time of the year. Clovers are a symbol of luck, so make sure you bring good fortune to your style with this simple yet stunning design.
This fabulous multi-strand necklace tells the story of designer Cynthia's native land, New Caledonia. From the blue gemstone featured at the center to the hints of gold, silver and sea green, this necklace is filled with style elements inspired by the wonders of a sunny island.
- BrandDakota Stones, TierraCast, Swarovski
Colorful silk ribbon combines effortlessly with Czech glass hibiscus flowers and TierraCast components full of texture. All of these different textures create a feast for the eyes, inviting you to pore over all of the fun details, like the sparkling Swarovski Shimmer bicones and the leafy TierraCast bead caps. You can see more ideas featuring beautiful ribbon in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandRaven's Journey, Swarovski, TierraCast
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
The double flat spiral stitch creates a breathtaking display in Cynthia's bracelet. This stitch is simple to accomplish and the results are simply stunning! Switch up the colors and sizes of the beads used for a whole new look. We like to use beads from the Artbeads Designer Series to create a perfectly-coordinated color palette.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, Swarovski, FireLine
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
The heart pendant dangling from these earrings are sweet and sophisticated all at the same time. It's a perfect match for Swarovski crystal pearls in Iridescent Light Blue. These pearls display the sophistication of a powder blue color with the sweet and subtle sheen of lavender. You'll love using these earrings to add something special to your style.
- BrandB&B Benbassat, Swarovski
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
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.
TierraCast BeadAligners help the large-hole Grace Lampwork Beads at the center of this necklace stay on the strand in line with the other beads. With these bead aligners, you can easily use large-hole beads on thinner stringing materials. You can learn more about these fun components, along with other items you might not know we have in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, TierraCast, Grace Lampwork Beads
The Growing Crystal Rhombus pendant from Swarovski is bold and daring enough to stand out on its own. Cynthia kept her design for this necklace simple to let the bold focal shine. TierraCast's guru bead makes it easy to add the pendant to designs. You can see more ideas featuring beautiful Swarovski components in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Swarovski, TierraCast
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.
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!
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
This bracelet is fit for any Pharaoh. It features Dakota Stones lapis lazuli beads, Swarovski Scarab beads, and a TierraCast Eye of Horus charm. Golden accents complete this regal Ancient Egyptian look. You can find more inspiration for globally-influenced style in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, TierraCast, Dakota Stones
Cut a length of jewelry wire approximately eight inches. Slide a 925/10 silver-filled 2x2mm crimp tube on one end, followed by a 6mm gunmetal-plated 18 gauge open jump ring. Bring the wire back through the crimp tube and crimp in place. Add a TierraCast antique silver 5mm beaded spacer and a Swarovski 10mm round Crystal Pearlescent White pearl to the wire and repeat four times.
Rivoli rhinestones from Swarovski are the star of this bracelet. The rich green gleam of the Rivolis pairs nicely with the rustic brown leather and vintage brass findings. You can see how Cynthia made this bracelet and more ways to use Rivolis in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Swarovski, JBB
Swarovski's Growing Crystal Rhombus pendant has an organic druzy-like look that pairs perfectly with lava beads from Dakota Stones. Cynthia paired them with shining silver spacers and a pop of sparkle from Swarovski's Shimmer bicones. You can see more ideas featuring beautiful Swarovski components in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandDakota Stones, Swarovski, TierraCast
- BrandGriffin, Swarovski, Beadalon
Multi-strand connectors allow you to create fabulous interchangeable looks. You can add or remove strands as you like with these connectors. Cynthia created all kinds of strands for this fabulous necklace. Wear as many or as little strands as you like together. There are endless combinations. Discover more inspiration for creating layered jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe Episode.
One-of-a-kind pendants call for one-of-a-kind style. Cynthia found this pendant at a bead show and was saving it for a special design. The beads in this necklace are the perfect backdrop for the unforgettable pendant. The textured TierraCast beads and spacers tie in with the handmade look of the pendant, while the Swarovski pearls and Czech glass roundels complement the colors of the piece. The flowers bring a sweet balance to the edgy style. You can see more of this piece and other ideas using Swarovski in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski, Raven's Journey
In the Alaskan Sky, wintery colors of frigid air dance with the multi-colored magic of the Aurora Borealis. These jewelry pieces take inspiration from that medley of colors. Swarovski Rivolis decorate each piece, for a unified look filled with colors that will put you in mind of the Northern Lights shimmering in a frosty sky. You can see more ideas for adding Rivoli rhinestones to your style in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
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
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