Bring some texture and dimension to your seed bead designs with Czech glass Minos Par Puca Beads and TOHO Demi Rounds. They really make the look pop in this memory wire creation. Switch up the colors to suit your style. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, BeadSmith
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
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
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
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
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
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!
- BrandTOHO, Patricia Healey, BeadSmith, Lillypilly Designs, KO Thread, Swarovski
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!
- BrandSwarovski, Hana Thread, Angel Findings, BeadSmith, Artbeads, TOHO
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
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.
- BrandGrace Lampwork Beads, TOHO, S-Lon (Super-Lon), BeadSmith, Artbeads, Lacy's Stiff Stuff, Swarovski, KO Thread, Lillypilly Designs
The beauty of this necklace comes from the embellished Rivoli focals. Peyote bezels lay the foundation for impressive decorative edges that open up like blossoming petals around the stunning Rivoli centers. The kaleidoscope of color on display in this necklace is sure to leave everyone dazzled!
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, Miyuki, JBB, FireLine
Like a solemn rain cloud filled with glistening rain drops, these tassel earrings will shower gray and silver sparkle into your style. Cynthia used an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend for the perfect color palette, then add Swarovski crystal for a glittering effect.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, FireLine, B&B Benbassat
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.
- BrandSwarovski, TOHO, Artbeads, FireLine
Tip-toe through a glistening bed of moss that lights up like a moonlit path when you wear this mystical piece. The hidden multipurpose findings and the easy-to-use chain is what makes this elegant piece simple to master. The links on this chain are actually open jump rings so there's no cutting required!
- BrandTOHO, Unicorne Beads
Memory wire is fun and easy to work with and always makes a statement! The statement is loud and clear in this purple cuff. Cynthia created several memory wire bangles and then connected them all together for an unforgettable display of style. The color palette was easy to achieve with Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends and Designer Blends featuring Swarovski Crystal. Learn how to make this bracelet, then pick your favorite colors to make the look all your own!
- BrandBeadalon, Swarovski, TOHO, Artbeads
Miyuki Tila beads create an interesting design in this Spice Road bracelet. The square-shaped beads create a path of stunning style you'll want to add to every ensemble. Pair your Tila beads with your favorite Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend to add your own twist to this fun design.
- BrandTOHO, FireLine
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
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
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
The icy colors of the perfect Artbeads Designer Blend helps create the wintery look of a Frosted Lane in this brick stitch bracelet. Cynthia used the colors of the Blend to inspire her whole look, and paired the Swarovski bicones and pearls in the Blend with seed beads that match wonderfully. You can find more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your ideas with this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandFireLine, Miyuki, TOHO, Swarovski, TierraCast
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
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
This necklace will have you feeling bold and certainly proud! The three beautiful Czech glass buttons, along with shining seed beads, create a symphony of color you'll love showing off everywhere you go.
- BrandTOHO, Lacy's Stiff Stuff
The tubular herringbone stitch is given a rustic look in this Ponderosa Pines bracelet. An Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend provides the perfect combination of earthy colors, while Rizo beads bring new pine needle dimension to the design. This bracelet is easy to make and looks fabulous, so get started today!
- BrandTOHO, TierraCast, Artbeads, FireLine