Our Artbeads Designer Gemstone Blends feature beautiful gemstone beads in coordinated colors. They make designing something wonderful a breeze. Bonnie Ogilvie from Dakota Stones created this necklace with our Resilience Gemstone Blend and cotton tassel cord for a fun knotted look completed with a tassel at the center. The gemstone beads match the cotton cord perfectly.
- BrandArtbeads, Dakota Stones, Beadalon
You can use memory wire to easily create a fabulous ring design! This ring is embellished with seed beads and leaf cabochons for a look that will add enchantment to your style. You can see more inspiration for creating memory wire jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandMiyuki, Beadalon
Swarovski crystal and Czech glass beads in delicate colors make a sophisticated statement in this multi-strand memory wire bracelet. You can combine your favorite beads on memory wire for a quick and simple design that is sure to stand out. You can see more inspiration for creating memory wire jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Beadalon
Tropical sea blue colors and a touch of luxurious gold will have you feeling like you've escaped to a fabulous vacation in Bora Bora. Cheri layered Czech glass Forget-Me-Not flower beads to create these fun and easy-to-make pieces. Switch up the colors to create a whole new style.
Tranquil style is achieved with Dakota Stones gemstone beads in this beautiful necklace. Lapis, Peruvian amazonite, and rainbow moonstone all make an appearance. A tassel focal completes the look of Waterfall Memories.
- BrandBeadalon, Dakota Stones, B&B Benbassat
Knotted silk strands are a fun way to create cool patterns within your jewelry. They also allow you to mix beads in beautiful ways. Candie used Swarovski crystal beads, Dakota Stones gemstone beads, and even TierraCast spacers on the knotted strand in this cool necklace. By attaching the chain to strand, she made a simple design that doesn't require a clasp and can be slipped on over the head! See more ideas for creating knotted strands in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGriffin, Beadalon, Dakota Stones, Swarovski
With the Knot-a-Bead tabletop knotter tool, you can easily create knotted jewelry strands. This is a great technique for keeping your beads secure and for creating texture and dimension in your style. Candie Cooper used it to make a simple necklace that you can slip over your head. See more of this necklace and learn how to use the tool in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGriffin, Artbeads, Swarovski, Beadalon
Memory wire is easy to decorate with all kinds of your favorite beads. Candie used Dakota Stones gemstone beads, Swarovski crystal beads, and seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Blend to decorate this bracelet. You can spice up your memory wire designs with simple embellishments like charms and a strand of jewelry wire, too. Learn how with these instructions and make sure to see more inspiration for memory wire designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Beadalon, Artbeads, Dakota Stones, Miyuki, Swarovski
Leather jewelry gets a colorful twist in this bracelet. Cynthia used the thread wrapping technique to add some texture and shine between spacers. You can see other ideas for using the thread wrapping technique in your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, JBB, Beadalon
Incorporate Swarovski bicones into your style in a unique way with these bracelets. Jen used jewelry wire to add bicones between strands of Korean wax cord, for a sparkling wrap bracelet look everyone will love! See more innovative jewelry ideas from Jen in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Beadalon, Swarovski
Texture tells an enchanting story in this beautiful bracelet. Braided cork cord from Regaliz combines with gleaming silver chain and colorful tassels, for a look that shines in any style!
- BrandBeadalon, TOHO, Regaliz, TierraCast
Two simple components are all you need to make lots of fun bangles. Cheri used braided wire and crimp tubes from Artistic Wire to achieve this style. The braided wire makes an excellent foundation for bangles and the crimp tubes keep the ends of the bangles together. We even used extra crimp tubes as fun decorative beads!
- BrandArtistic Wire, Beadalon
Jewelry wire is the star in this unique bangle design! Cheri used Artbeads Designer Jewelry Wire with the Beadalon Bangle Bracelet Weaver tool to create a bracelet that's sleek, flexible and super stylish. Swarovski beads add just the right amount of sparkle around the edges. See more outstanding bangle ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Beadalon, Swarovski
Wire bangles are fun to make, easy to customize and look great layered together! Cheri made this bangle with help from the Beadalon Bangle Bracelet Weaver tool. She added her own style to the simple design by adding gemstone beads from Dakota Stones to the look. You can see more of this bracelet and other ideas for creating bangles in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadalon, Artbeads, Dakota Stones
We love the positively pink color of this bracelet design! It comes together with ease on the Beadalon Bangle Bracelet Weaver tool and is a joy to wear thanks to the comfortable flexibility. You can choose any color of Leather Cord USA leather to reflect your personal style. See more ideas for creating bangles in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Beadalon
- BrandBeadalon, Artistic Wire
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
If you want to make a completely custom jewelry design, why not make your own jump rings? Cheri created twisted wire jump rings with help from the Beadalon multi-strand wire twister and then linked them together in a bracelet full of style! You can find even more ideas for using twisted wire in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Beadalon
The multi-strand wire twister from Beadalon is a great tool for adding texture to designs. The twisted wire creations can be used so many ways in jewelry. Cheri created simple twisted wire cuffs in all kinds of colors with help from Artbeads Designer Wire. See other ways for using twisted and coiled wire in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadalon, Artbeads
Amazing texture fills this necklace! Twisted wire creates the frame for this custom pendant, while Czech glass beads give it color. Silk ribbon and wrapped wire keep the unique textures going. Discover other ideas for using twisted wire in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Wubbers, Beadalon
- BrandArtbeads, Beadalon
For fresh and modern style, you need to add some Serpentine style to your looks! This simple necklace will wind and weave its way into your everyday looks. Pair it with creamy neutrals for a floaty look or try contrasting it with angular patterns. Whether your style is romantic or edgy, this necklace is the perfect finishing touch.
To start the technique for making the seed bead caps for the tassels, string 30 Miyuki 11/0 Duracoat galvanized Muscat bronze Delicas onto the thread, tie the thread in a circle, and knot. Add one more row of Muscat bronze Delicas using the tubular peyote technique.
- BrandBeadalon, BeadSmith, TOHO, Miyuki, KO Thread