Swarovski crystal beads can be used in all kinds of ways to add just a little bit of color and sparkle to your style. They look wonderful in stringing projects and bead weaving designs, but can also be wire-wrapped onto components. Cheri wrapped small Majestic Blue AB bicones from the Spring/Summer 2019 Innovations onto these Nunn Design earrings. The bicones bring texture, color, and shine to the unique earring shape. Shop all of the Innovations for Spring/Summer 2019 and get inspired to make even more!
- BrandNunn Design, Swarovski, Artbeads
This necklace features Swarovski Rivoli stones from the Spring/Summer 2019 Innovations connected with components from the TierraCast Intermix collection to create a cheerful display. The floral shape of the links and the bright Buttercup color of the crystals will put you in mind of Sundrop flowers swaying in the breeze. Delicate silk ribbon completes the look. Shop all of the Innovations for Spring/Summer 2019 and get inspired to make even more!
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast, Swarovski
You can get creative with the components from the TierraCast Make a Statement collection. These earrings feature the ethnic bar link from the collection used in a unique way – as a dangle. The fun patterns on the link are the perfect match for the dart drop beneath it, also from the Make a Statement line. See more inspiration for using this collection in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Artbeads
Create a boho look in your style with these earrings. They feature ethnic components from TierraCast's Make a Statement collection. You can switch up the colors of the tassels to personalize this design to your tastes. You can see more inspiration from TierraCast's Make a Statement Collection in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Griffin, Artbeads
TierraCast's Make a Statement collection includes bold style elements that draw attention to designs. Tracy used the cool criss-cross link at the center of this necklace and added the dagger charms from the collection as dangles. Shorten the length of this necklace for a fun choker style. You can see exactly how Tracy makes this necklace in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, TierraCast, Swarovski, Artbeads
Have fun with all of the different Angles found within the Make a Statement collection from TierraCast. The V links, daggers, and trapezoid beads all display geometric flair that work well together. As these earrings show, you can dangle them, wire wrap them, and more. You can find more inspiration for using the Make a Statement collection in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Swarovski, Artbeads
You can get creative with TierraCast's Dulce Vida collection because the pieces look perfect together thanks to the matching textures. This necklace features chain dangles with TierraCast charms at the ends. They cluster together beautifully and since each charm is reversible, they will look great no matter how they turn. You can see more pieces from the Dulce Vida collection and more jewelry inspiration for how to use them in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, TierraCast
TierraCast offers amazing components that open up all kinds of jewelry-making possibilities. The Guru bead is just such a component. It can be used in the traditional way, at the center of a mala necklace to dangle a tassel, or you can use it in creative ways. Cheri used it at the top of an earring design. Play with the Guru bead in your jewelry designs and see what you come up with!
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast
TierraCast makes all kinds of components that provide for easy jewelry-making projects. Their buttons can be easily wire-wrapped onto their wire bangle bracelets for a quick design that looks great. Learn how to make these bracelets with our tutorial video and then make your own variations.
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast
TierraCast components allow you to come up with innovative designs for your jewelry style. The Baule beads at the center of these hoop earrings feature a wide stringing hole, allowing for the multiple rings of jewelry wire to run through. The dangling style of the bead also adds more dimension to the look. Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends are the perfect choice for decorating the hoops, as they feature perfectly coordinated colors. You can see how these earrings are made in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, TierraCast
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
Gemstone beads are a beautiful option for stringing and can also look fabulous in wire-wrapped looks. Bonnie Ogilvie from Dakota Stones used our Awakening Designer Blend to create the wire-wrapped Holiday Flowers on display in this necklace. The red and green colors of the gemstones are perfect for Christmas, but still subtle enough to be worn year-round.
- BrandTierraCast, Dakota Stones, Artbeads
The colors of this Artbeads Designer Gemstone Blend are perfectly coordinated to create an inviting color palette for any design. Bonnie Ogilvie from Dakota Stones simply strung beads from our Protection Designer Blend together and finished off the look with golden TierraCast accents. The result is a beautiful style with extra meaning from the variety of gemstones used and the lotus symbol at the center.
- BrandTierraCast, Artbeads, Dakota Stones
These earrings come together quickly, but they will add lasting style to your looks. A Vintaj flower is layered with a copper chandelier and Swarovski dangles with sparkling and shining movement. The dark flower really stands out against the fiery chandelier. You can see more ideas for creating quick earrings from renowned jewelry artist Candie Cooper in this Artbeads Cafe episode. They make great gift ideas.
- BrandSwarovski, Vintaj, Artbeads
Leather and gemstones are the perfect match in this jewelry design. Bonnie Ogilvie from Dakota Stones used gemstone beads from our Artbeads Prosperity Designer Blend to create the dangles knotted here and there on the leather. They feature perfectly coordinated colors you'll love showing off in your style! Wear this piece as a necklace or bracelet. The chain on the end makes it easy to adjust either way.
- BrandDakota Stones, Artbeads, Leather Cord USA
Our Artbeads Designer Gemstone Blends feature perfectly coordinated colors hand-picked by our designers. With the perfect gemstone colors already paired up, you can focus on designing something fabulous, like this long necklace. Just pick any bead from the Blend for each link and keep going until your necklace is as long or as short as you like. Bonnie Ogilvie from Dakota Stones created this necklace with that in mind and made a style that can be wrapped around for a multi-strand look.
- BrandDakota Stones, Artbeads
The colors of a single bead can inspire your entire design. Cynthia loved the Czech glass flowers in this necklace and wanted to bring out the dark bronze finish of each one by pairing it with Swarovski Velvet Brown pearls. Beads from an Artbeads Designer Blend make the perfect accent. You can see more ideas featuring fun Swarovski pieces in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandRaven's Journey, TierraCast, Artbeads, Swarovski, Vintaj
Swarovski's Scarlet crystal color is a ravishing red that is rich and romantic. When used with the perfect Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend, it creates a red statement piece you'll wear again and again. Cheri even used the bicones and seed beads to create her clasp. You can see more ideas featuring fun Swarovski pieces in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandHana Thread, Swarovski, Artbeads
Centerline cuffs feature a cut-out center with small holes framing the cut-out, so you can embellish them in unique ways. Cheri made a peyote stitch strip and stitched it onto the cuff using the holes. An Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend provides the perfect color palette for this quick project. Don't be afraid to use different types of beads to embellish your Centerline cuff!
An Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend combines with Matubo SuperDuo Duets and CzechMates dagger beads for an unforgettable display of sweet style. The colors work together perfectly and gleam like candy. See more inspiration for using Designer Seed Bead Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, Matubo
We love the way our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends bring together perfect colors. These colors are so inspiring, Cynthia couldn't help but match them with other beads and components available at Artbeads.com. Take a look at this color party she put together to get inspired for your next project. Want even more inspiration? Check out this Artbeads Cafe episode to see even more color parties put together with our Seed Bead Blends.
- BrandRaven's Journey, Swarovski, Gardanne Beads, Artbeads
Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends offer so many ways to play with color palettes in your designs. You can add the colors at random, separate them out for a color-blocked look, or use the colors to create patterns in your designs. Cynthia used our Frosty Filigree Blend to create a chevron look in her peyote-stitch bracelet. See more inspiration for using Designer Seed Bead Blends in your jewelry-making projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
The pendant for this necklace was made with a small section of 2-drop peyote stitch. This is a fun way to practice a new stitch or to use up some leftover beads you may have from another project. Cheri used an a href="https://www.artbeads.com/artbeads-designer-seed-bead-blends/" title="Shop Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends">Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend for this project and she'll have plenty of beads leftover to make matching earrings and a bracelet. See more inspiration for using Designer Seed Bead Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Vintaj, Artbeads, AlaCarte Clasps