Arcos par Puca beads and Minos par Puca beads are the perfect match in this beaded beauty! The barrel shape of the Minos par Puca beads fit perfectly within the crescent shape of the Arcos par Puca beads. Cheri even used the unique shape of these beads to create a beaded toggle clasp to complete her creation. Learn how to make this bracelet for yourself and switch up the colors for your own take.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
Arcos par Puca crescent beads make it possible to create amazing shapes in your style! These Czech glass beads feature three stringing holes, so bead weaving with these beauties becomes quite exciting. Cheri incorporated them along with other golden beads in her Incan Treasure earrings.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
Delicate beauty graces every inch of this bracelet. Peyote stitch creates the foundation of this treasure, while rose petal beads add floral elegance. The sweet color palette brings every bead together in sophisticated harmony. When you make this bracelet, you'll fall in love with every detail!
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
The unique Czech glass Cali beads in this bracelet feature three stringing holes, giving you fun possibilities for your beaded creations. Cheri paired the Cali beads with Druks and seed beads for a look that gleams with fiery rose gold and bold black. It's sure to put you in mind of the glowing coals of a Smoldering Fire.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
Now you can combine your love of seed beads and leather by creating seed bead sliders for your leather designs, like Teri did in her Bolder Boulder necklace. The seed bead sliders will allow you to bring your favorite colors to more designs and they look great paired with bold Regaliz components. Follow these steps to learn how easy it is to rock this look!
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread, Regaliz
A bubbly ocean look comes to life in this necklace. The beauty of Swarovski pearls is easily showcased around an Amoracast eternity design frame, while a sparkling sea snail pendant dangles below. When paired with a turquoise satin necklace, these elements will certainly put you in mind of Ocean Bubbles.
- BrandKO Thread, Swarovski, Amoracast, TOHO
The Ancient Roman Empire was known for opulence, art and power. Emperors and fine ladies would have surely adorned themselves with jewelry like this bracelet. Seed beads in rich purple and gold colors add a striking balance to the enchanting Miyuki Half Tila beads at the center of this herringbone design. Make this bracelet for yourself and add regal Roman style to your collection of treasures!
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread, Miyuki
A pear fancy stone featuring the Royal Green Shiny Lacquer effect takes center stage in this peyote stitch ring! The lush green color of the stone really stands out against the rose gold and champagne seed beads. This fancy stone is part of the Swarovski Innovations for Fall/Winter 2017-18.
- BrandKO Thread, TOHO, Swarovski, Miyuki
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
Celtic knots are intricate patterns that seem to never end. With that theme in mind, our designer Cheri created this Tiernan bracelet. The pattern in the seed beads give this bracelet an Irish flair, which is complemented by the Claddagh toggle clasp. See what kind of patterns you can create in your designs with the Ricks Beading Loom on your side!
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, TierraCast, TOHO
Lovely tones of copper are the star of this peyote stitch creation! Cheri used seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend to achieve this eye-catching color palette. She complemented the seed beads with small fire-polished beauties to finish the look. Discover more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, TierraCast, Artbeads, TOHO
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
Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends are a great option for making your own beaded beads. The colors are perfectly matched, so you can start designing right away! Cynthia used peyote stitch to create the beaded beads that decorate these necklaces. See even more inspiration for beaded beads in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, Miyuki, TOHO
Amazing rose gold tones and a fabulous netted pattern make this necklace gleam like a royal treasure! Swarovski bicones and pearls really dazzle in this design, creating glints and gleams from every angle. This would make a stunning bridal necklace or an eye-catching piece for a fancy night out.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, KO Thread
A lovely enameled component from Gardanne Beads pairs wonderfully with colorful seed beads and silk ribbon in a bead embroidered focal that's sure to catch the eye. The fun part about this piece is that the cut-out design allows your chosen bead backing to shine through, adding to the overall design! Meg Mullen designed this necklace for the February 2016 issue of Bead and Button Magazine. See other ideas for using Gardanne Beads items in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Gardanne Beads, KO Thread, TOHO
Warm colors of baked earth create a breathtaking display in this bracelet. SuperDuos are stitched together in a unique pattern that will add mesmerizing accents to your style. The red clay and dark copper colors are perfect for fall attire, a summer evening out or any other occasion!
- BrandTierraCast, TOHO, KO Thread
Combine your beading supplies in unique ways to come up with eye-catching designs. A TierraCast ring provides the foundation for some surprising bead weaving, while a tassel and Yin Yang charm add movement and harmony. You can find more inspiration for making statement earrings with help from TierraCast items in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, TOHO, TierraCast
Designed by Cheri Carlson
Preciosa Chilli Beads feature a unique shape that allows for endless design possibilities! Artbeads designer Cheri showcased their fun style in a beautiful bracelet. This bracelet takes on a feathered quality because of the alternating pattern of the beads. Learn how to make it and start using Chilli beads in all of your jewelry-making projects.
- BrandPreciosa, KO Thread, TOHO
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
Dusty colors of the desert and a fun loomed pattern give this seed bead bracelet a Southwest feel. With the Ricks Beading Loom, you can create all kinds of fun patterns. See more ideas for creating patterns with this loom in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread, TierraCast
Beautiful seed beads and Swarovski bicones come together in the simple dot stitch to form beaded beads in this stunning jewelry set. The rich, magnificent colors and classic design will put you in mind of treasures found in royal jewelry boxes. Artbeads Designer Cheri experimented with mixing the color palettes of Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends and Designer Blends featuring Swarovski Crystal to achieve her Imperial Trinkets look.
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, TOHO, KO Thread
The beaded focal dangling from these earrings looks like a bushel of grapes. The beautiful colors of the Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend used in these earrings are accented perfectly by TierraCast components. The Celtic charm adds length to the design, while the spiral cone caps the beads perfectly. See more ideas for using TierraCast components in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, TOHO, TierraCast
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
When you have the perfect mix of colors, it's easy to create fabulous jewelry. Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend feature dazzling color palettes that allow you to focus on designing without having to pick out colors. Cheri created this loomed bracelet using a random pattern of seed beads from our Lilac Designer Blend. You can see more ideas for using Designer Blends in your projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, TOHO