The beautiful faceting of the Swarovski mirror stone makes a wonderful showcase in jewelry designs. Cynthia let it shine with bead embroidery accents framing the lovely shape. She strung it on a simple leather necklace for a sophisticated look you'll love. You can find more inspiration for creating little embroidery pieces that make your style stand out in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Miyuki, Leather Cord USA, Swarovski
The Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends allow for so many design options. Each blend features a perfectly coordinated color palette that you can use to make unique patterns. Cheri made a patchwork look with the Woodland Nymph Blend. You can explore other ideas for Designer Blends in this Artbeads Cafe episode. Discover creative ways to incorporate fun colors into your designs with these fabulous Blends!
- BrandArtbeads, Patricia Healey, Leather Cord USA
Wrap bracelets are a fun way to showcase beautiful beads. Cheri paired up different Czech glass styles in coordinating blue shades in this lovely design. You can make this bracelet as long or as short as you like. The technique is easy, so you'll want to keep going and going. See more inspiration for creating wrap bracelets in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandRaven's Journey, Leather Cord USA, TierraCast
Sunset Harvest colors are on display in this lovely wrap bracelet. The Czech glass beads feature the hazy fuchsia pink color of a sinking sunset sky, while the bronze finish adds a warm glow. Small tourmaline beads bring in more pink colors, along with greens and whites. Cheri was so inspired by these colors, she decided to create a longer wrap bracelet. See more inspiration for creating wrap bracelets in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Dakota Stones, Raven's Journey
When creating wrap bracelets, it's always fun to match the leather you're using with different bead colors and sizes. The beads and leather in this bracelet are full of warm Autumn color, and the different sizes create a wavy effect in the design. You can see more fun ideas for creating wrap bracelets in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandRaven's Journey, Leather Cord USA, Dakota Stones
This simple design has a fun tubular peyote addition for added texture, color, and style. Cynthia used an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend featuring the perfect combination of colors for her look. She picked up beads at random to create the pattern. You can see more inspiration for using some of our Seed Bead Blends in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Artbeads
The right charms can bring meaning to your jewelry designs. Cynthia used TierraCast tree of life, lotus, and triple spiral components to create talismans within her style. The fun leather base and barrel beads add beautiful texture, for an organic accent. You can see more ideas for exotic and bohemian jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, TierraCast
Stand out in your style with a beautiful focal including a Dakota Stones druzy and a Leather Cord USA suede tassel. These items combine for an effortless bohemian look. The subtle copper accents really add warmth to this textured look. You can find more inspiration for adding tassels to your jewelry in our Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandDakota Stones, Leather Cord USA
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Dakota Stones
Leather Cord USA tassels are easy to use because they come already made. All you have to do is dress it up with a bead cap and add it to your piece. Cynthia even added a Swarovski sew-on stone for more glamour. You can find more ideas for using tassels in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Leather Cord USA
Ocean colors make a splash in these bracelets. These bracelets are quick and easy to make and create wonderful stacked looks when worn together. Try using your favorite colors and charms to create a look all your own. You can see more cute bracelet ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Leather Cord USA
Lovely components from Gardanne Beads, Vintaj, and Leather Cord USA come together to create a look full of woodland charm. The soft tassel dangling at the center of this necklace is complemented by a sweet pink bird, flowers, and even leafy accents. This bohemian design is wonderful for casual style, relaxed evenings out, and any other occasion.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Gardanne Beads, Vintaj
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
Dark components are contrasted with lustrous glass pearls and textured TierraCast pieces for a look full of magic. We love the different materials used in this necklace, which include leather, matte black chain, and Beadlinx chain. As this necklace shows, opposites attract! You can find more inspiration for creating layered jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe Episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Beadlinx, TierraCast
Cotton cord makes a colorful display in this simple bracelet. Cheri thread wrapped three different colors of cotton cord around a leather base, and then added a beautiful charm. You can add any charm you want and choose colors that speak to you to make this look your own. You'll love personalizing this style.
- BrandB&B Benbassat, Leather Cord USA, JBB
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
You can turn hats you've had for ages into new treasures by creating your own hatband. Cheri created a seed bead herringbone stitch band for a hat that needed a little something more. You can also try making hatbands with braided silk ribbon, leather, chain, and more. For more inspiration for decorating hats, check out this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Leather Cord USA, Hana Thread
Dakota Stones gemstone beads are a perfect match for TierraCast spacers. These two options look beautiful together on strands of rich leather from Leather Cord USA. The look is completed with a Glu-N-Go clasp. Candie switched out the lobster clasp for a TierraCast hook for an even more stylized look. Watch Candie make this bracelet in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandDakota Stones, TierraCast, Leather Cord USA
This lovely multi-strand necklace boasts gleaming seed beads and sparkling Swarovski rounds in fresh spring colors paired with rich layers of leather and beautiful swirling designs in tube beads and TierraCast spacers. A Seed Bead Blend and Swarovski Blend from the Artbeads Designer Series help make this spring dream come true.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Artbeads
Chokers are a great way to create dramatic style. This choker starts with a bold Leather Cord USA strap, and black chain drapes below the strap for a daring Gothic look. Wear this necklace for a fancy night out or pair it with casual clothes to dress your ensemble up. You can find more inspiration for creating choker necklaces in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, TierraCast
This bold choker starts with Leather Cord USA leather for a striking base, then layers a curved tube bead with a dangling Gardanne Beads enameled focal piece. The result is an unforgettable design that is sure to turn heads. You can find more inspiration for creating choker necklaces in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandGardanne Beads, Leather Cord USA
A cool bohemian look fills this bracelet design. A magical eye from Grace Lampwork takes center stage on earthy leather, while a slide-on clasp gives you an adjustable length. You can also try this design with other focal beads and different colors of leather for a whole new look.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Grace Lampwork Beads
This simple yet striking necklace is perfect for anyone who appreciates the fierce and fantastical style of dragons. Cynthia found inspiration from the video game Skyrim, which features a storyline filled with dragons. Any fandom can inspire your creativity! See more inspiration for jewelry inspired by video games in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA
Airy colors and bird motifs tell a story of a Songbird in this necklace. Cynthia was inspired by the colors and themes found in the popular video game Bioshock Infinite, which shows that inspiration for jewelry-making can be found anywhere. Discover more jewelry ideas inspired by video games in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, TierraCast, Leather Cord USA