Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends are fun to work with because they can create amazing color ways in your creations. They have the perfect blend of colors, so you don't have to think about what colors to use next. You can just pick up the beads and start designing, like Cynthia did in this fabulous necklace.
This jewelry set will put you in mind of the slow and calm style of island life. The tropical turquoise colors and wavy floral designs of the Grace Lampwork Beads recall gentle ocean breezes and relaxing pastimes. These beads are complemented perfectly by an Artbeads Designer Blend and Vintaj components. Make this necklace and bracelet set to infuse your looks with Island Life style.
- BrandArtbeads, Vintaj, Grace Lampwork Beads
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
Beautiful shades of deep blue come together in this bracelet to create a look that speaks of the night sky gleaming with stars. Cheri used an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend for an easy color palette for this loomed piece. With slightly larger fire-polished beads thrown into the mix, this bracelet has a subtle wavy texture to the edges. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads
When you combine amazing colors from Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend with the fun loom technique, you can create an unforgettable Summer Tapestry. The colors from the Designer Blends work wonderfully together in this pattern inspired by beautiful patterns found in tapestries. Learn how to make this bracelet to play with color in your designs. You'll also learn how to add selvage to your loomed pieces. For more inspiration on how to use Designer Blends, check out this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads
Midnight colors come together beautifully in this daring bracelet design. Cynthia paired an enchanting Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend with Swarovski crystal pearls in perfectly coordinated colors. You can choose your favorite colors to make this look your own. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads, Swarovski, KO Thread, TierraCast, Tulip
It's so much fun to get inspired by the perfect color combinations found in Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends. Cynthia used the soft pink and blue colors in our Chambray Blush Designer Blend along with Swarovski crystal pearls in Rose Gold and Crystal Iridescent Light Blue for a look that's coordinated to perfection. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, Artbeads, KO Thread, TierraCast
Flashes of playful pink play peek-a-boo among daring black in this fun necklace design. Cheri combined layers of seed bead strands with TierraCast Rivoli links and matte black chain for a bold look you'll love wearing. The Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend she used matches the Swarovski Rivoli crystals perfectly. Discover more inspiration for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, TOHO, Swarovski, Artbeads, Miyuki
With metal stamping, you can be as precise or imprecise as you like. Cynthia created a random stamped pattern filled with flowers and an owl at the center. Thanks to the fun stamped pattern and the added Bicone dangles, the owl looks like he is surrounded by a beautiful nest. You can see more jewelry made with metal stamping techniques in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, ImpressArt, Swarovski
Dakota Stones gemstone beads create a beautiful color play in this multi-strand necklace. By separating the fancy jasper beads by color, Erin from Dakota Stones was able to create waves of rainbow color within each strand. Shining gold accents creates a regal touch to this unforgettable design. Learn how to make this necklace and get inspired to create cool gemstone color palettes in your jewelry designs.
- BrandMiyuki, Artbeads, Dakota Stones
This sweet look effortlessly combines fun colors from an Artbeads Designer Blend with beaded spacers and a cute heart pendant. You'll love how easily this necklace comes together. Try using a different Designer Blend to create a new take on this lovely style.
- BrandSwarovski, B&B Benbassat, Artbeads
- BrandSwarovski, Dakota Stones, Artbeads
Dangling drops make this simple necklace stand out. Cynthia added Swarovski Briolette pendants to the center of some fun cog chain for a look full of character and movement. She made a messy wrap at the top of each drop to complement the textured look of the chain. You can see more inspiration for using drops in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Artbeads
The balance of two opposites is what makes this necklace pop! Matte gemstone beads from Dakota Stones mingle with the super sparkle of Swarovski crystal beads from our Artbeads Designer Blends. The warm copper chain and findings act as the catalyst to bridge the gap between these two, creating a cohesive look you'll love.
- BrandSwarovski, Artbeads, Dakota Stones, TierraCast
Add beads to your knitted hats with ease! Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends come in beautiful color palettes that are just begging to be paired with your favorite yarn. They are easy to add into knit patterns. Try incorporating them into all kinds of hats. Find more inspiration for customizing your hat style in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO
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
TierraCast spacer bars help create the fun pattern in this unique bracelet design. Different amounts of seed beads between the spacers create the wavy effect, and the spacers keep everything together. You can see more of this bracelet and learn how to make it in this Artbeads Cafe episode. You'll also find more inspiration for multi-strand style.
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast, TOHO
The cool earth tones of the Dakota Stones Picasso jasper beads in this necklace make a striking contrast to the sparkling bicones from Artbeads Designer Blends. Matte black chain brings even more bold beauty, while a Nunn Design charm tops the whole piece off wonderfully. Let this necklace inspire you to add gemstones to your next project.
- BrandNunn Design, Dakota Stones, Artbeads, Swarovski
Create your own earring shapes with Artbeads Designer Wire! These earrings feature frames made with our beautiful wire. When decorated with TierraCast charms and spacers, they really stand out. You can see the techniques Tracy used to make these earrings in this Artbeads Cafe episode. Our instructions are for the tree earrings.
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast
You can try using essential components in new ways to create something wonderfully unique. These earrings feature a TierraCast toggle loop as the foundation of the design. With some clever wire wrapping, the loop is turned into a lovely chandelier. You can find more inspiration for making statement earrings with help from TierraCast items in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Artbeads
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
With a fabulous peacock Czech glass button as inspiration, Cynthia created a bead embroidered masterpiece! This necklace boasts all the colors of a proud peacock thanks to bright silk ribbon, an Artbeads Designer Blend featuring Swarovski Crystals in the perfect hues, seed beads, and even lovely bead caps from Gardanne Beads. With step-by-step instructions, you can easily create this piece and add a Peacock Dance to your style.
- BrandLillypilly Designs, BeadSmith, Swarovski, Angel Findings, Artbeads, Gardanne Beads
Blush colors and bird themes make for a sweet display in this charming necklace. Gardanne Beads enameled components are the perfect way to complement the Swarovski beads used in this design, and rich copper accents only add to the warm style. You can see more ideas for using Gardanne Beads components in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, Artbeads, Dakota Stones, Gardanne Beads, TierraCast