When using Dakota Stones pendant sets in designs, it's easy to let the amazing colors stand out. Candie showcased the lapis and lime green impression jasper pendants in this necklace by pairing them with shining silver accents and dark leather for contrast. She combined them with the leather strands using unique seed bead loops. See more ways to use Dakota Stones pendant sets in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandDakota Stones, TOHO, TierraCast, JBB, Leather Cord USA
It's always fun coming up with new and interesting ways to use clasps. They are often used at the back of designs, but Cynthia switched it up and put a toggle clasp at the front of this necklace. With the clasp at the front, she was able to add all kinds of dangles, to make the clasp stand out even more. Find more inspiration for using clasps in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, JBB, TierraCast
Ribbon creates the perfect color palette for this sweet bohemian style. Silk ribbon with beautiful blue hues starts the necklace, while green ribbon dangles dress up the heart focal. Swarovski bicones in matching colors complete this lovely design. You can see more ideas for using ribbons in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski, JBB
Chokers make a dramatic statement in any style choice. These chokers are easily made with velvet ribbon and a charm of your choice. We used a charm with a rivoli setting for a sparkling take. Choose a Rivoli in a color you love or pick out a completely different charm for a personalized look. See how to make this choker and discover more ideas for other cute chokers in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, JBB
It's easy to dress up simple styles with the right components. Cynthia added Dakota Stones Mardi Gras impression jasper beads for a colorful backdrop for the lovely heart pendant at the center of the necklace. TierraCast spacers provide the perfect amount of silver shine to complement the silvery gleam of the pendant. Use your favorite gemstones to make this look your own.
- BrandDakota Stones, JBB, B&B Benbassat
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
A beautiful Swarovski Rivoli rhinestone completes the look of a Watercolor Romance in this lovely necklace. The swirling colors of the Rivoli dance along with the enchanting style of the bezel pendant and patina embellishment, while complementing the silk ribbon wonderfully. You can find more inspiration for using Rivolis in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, JBB
Memory wire makes a splash in this Mumbai bracelet. It effortlessly allows you to combine beads and braided cork cord from Regaliz for a bangle that's sure to stand out. Dangling tassels complete the eclectic look. You can see more inspiration for creating memory wire jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandJBB, Regaliz, BeadSmith
With Swarovski pearls and unique bead caps, Cynthia created a rich look that's fun and easy to wear. Slip the chain over your head to showcase this look in your style — no clasp required! Cynthia loves the double sided bead caps between the pearls in this look because they make jewelry designing even easier. Discover more cool bead caps and other ways to use them in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandJBB, Swarovski
With small fire-polished beads, you can add fun color to all kinds of designs. Cynthia added them to eye pins to create colorful links for this delicate necklace. They complement the beautiful rose components nicely. Switch up the colors to suit your tastes. You can also use them to make dangles for bracelets and earrings!
Dress up a simple leather design with Regaliz alphabet slider beads! These beads are a fun way to make a statement in your style. Use them for cool phrases, adding names to designs, putting special initials into your looks, and more. They're great for adding a personalized touch.
- BrandJBB, Regaliz
This is the perfect accessory for any Pokemon hunters out there. It features the word "GO" spelled out with Regaliz slider beads on a colorful flat leather base. The alphabet sliders make it easy to personalize your style for any occasion!
- BrandRegaliz, JBB
These delicate bracelets feature thin strands of Leather Cord USA leather and a tiny leaf link at the center for a look of Leaves in the Wind. Hana beading thread wraps add just the right amount of color to this easy-to-achieve look!
- BrandHana Thread, Leather Cord USA, JBB
An Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend in forest colors mixes perfectly with tiny leaf looks for a design inspired by the woods! Wrap this bracelet around your wrist several times for a layered look you can't resist.
- BrandTOHO, JBB, Artbeads
Delicate leaf links alternate with the soft color of Swarovski pearls, for a simple look full of elegance. Perfect for bridal styles, office wear, or a night out, you'll want to wear this lovely bracelet again and again!
- BrandJBB, Swarovski
- Place Of OriginIsrael
- MaterialSterling Silver .925
The Dakota Stones gemstone beads in this necklace provide fascinating color in a classic shape that works anywhere. They are the perfect backdrop for the large Swarovski beads at the center of the design.
- BrandJBB, Swarovski, B&B Benbassat, Dakota Stones
Dreamy bead colors and delicate antique brass accents create a Midsummer Night's Dream in this bracelet design. You'll definitely feel like you're dreaming when you wear this surprisingly lightweight multi-strand piece!
- BrandMiyuki, JBB, Dakota Stones
You'll love the Casual Elegance displayed in these bracelets. Cheri used the thread wrapping technique to add fun beads to each bracelet. The result is a fascinating textured look that will complement any style. Don them on an evening out or pair them with office wear. They look great anywhere! You'll discover more ideas for using thread wrapping techniques in designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, JBB
Add cool blue colors to your jewelry pieces with the thread wrapping technique. This technique creates a fun color-blocked look to your style, and it's so easy to do! Use it in all kinds of jewelry designs. This piece can be worn as a necklace or a bracelet, for even more variety in your looks. See more thread wrapping ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), JBB, Leather Cord USA
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
Thread wrapping allows you to create a colorful look, like this fun bracelet! Cheri used embroidery floss found at the local craft store to create an amazing color palette that's easy to add to your style. Follow the instructions below and then begin your own color-block thread wrap look. For more thread wrapping inspiration, check out this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, JBB
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