Scarabs of every color are on parade in this beautiful beaded bracelet. Swarovski crystal scarabs in amazing jewel tones stand out against dark fire-polished beads. This bracelet is perfect for dramatic bohemian looks and would look great layered with other pieces. Learn how to make it and add a Scarab Parade to your style!
- BrandFireLine, Swarovski
Swarovski's stairway beads are full of urban beauty. Pair those beads with a sparkling green color that the Pacific Northwest is familiar with and you have the perfect representation of Seattle — our very own Emerald City. Tall skyscrapers stand with lush evergreens, while droplets of rain add sparkle to every part of the city. These elements are all perfectly represented by the rectangular facets and rich green shine of the stairway beads and the glistening sparkle of the Crystal rounds and bicones. Learn how to make this bracelet and carry a piece of the Emerald City with you always.
- BrandSwarovski, FireLine
Replicating the light-catching icicles outside your window, this incredible display of Swarovski crystals is sure to make your Christmas sparkle! Hang it on the tree or all year round as beautiful home décor.
- BrandFireLine, Swarovski
Helen of Troy was said to be the most beautiful woman in the world. A legendary beauty is certain to wear only the finest jewelry, so we created this bracelet with that in mind! Striking silvers and grays are accented with a touch of antique bronze in this multi-strand stunner. Brick stitch ends bring all of the strands together. Learn how to make this bracelet below and add legendary beauty to your style!
- BrandSwarovski, TOHO, FireLine, B&B Benbassat
Many legends tell of mysterious mermaids perching on rocks and singing in the middle of the night. The porcelain beads in this jewelry set bring those legends to life wonderfully. Ocean blue colors mingle with celestial golds, complementing the mermaid scene depicted on the porcelain beads. Everyone will be entranced by the harmonious mermaid style of this jewelry set!
- BrandFireLine, TOHO, Swarovski, Artbeads
The peach has long been the symbol of longevity, and patina pieces are able to stand the test of time. Celebrate everlasting love that knows no bounds with this sweet, sparkling bracelet balanced by elegant crystal pearls and unique copper accents. It's a wonderful twist on traditional romantic designs!
- BrandFireLine, Swarovski, Patricia Healey, BeadSmith
Pairing Swarovski crystal pearls with Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends in spiral rope bracelets creates a playful look bursting with style! Each pearl stands out among the cluster of spiraling seed beads, like a berry in a briar patch.
- BrandFireLine, TOHO, Swarovski
The double flat spiral stitch creates a breathtaking display in Cynthia's bracelet. This stitch is simple to accomplish and the results are simply stunning! Switch up the colors and sizes of the beads used for a whole new look. We like to use beads from the Artbeads Designer Series to create a perfectly-coordinated color palette.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, Swarovski, FireLine
Show off a sweet display of colors using beads from the Artbeads Designer Series! Cynthia chose Seed Bead Blends and Blends featuring Swarovski crystal pearls and bicones to complete her bracelets. The colors are sweet and nostalgic, but you could choose any colors you wish. Learn how to make these bracelets and start incorporating the flat spiral stitch into your designs!
You will be making a flat spiral stitch to create these bracelets.
- BrandSwarovski, Artbeads, FireLine, TOHO
Beads can make simple ornaments come alive with holiday magic! These ornaments were covered with a netting stitch to create a fabulous display. The pattern is the same for each ornament, but number of beads can vary. You can embellish them with fringe for an even fancier look. For a printable version of these instructions, please see the PDF below.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, FireLine
This cute little bunny will make an impression, whether it's used as a napkin ring for a special Easter dinner or placed elsewhere around the home. This bunny by Eri Attebery is a bit more complicated to make than some of the other designs on our website, but we've included step-by-step instructions with helpful pictures to guide you through the entire process.
- BrandBeadalon, FireLine, Swarovski
Add the sophistication of soutache to your style with this lovely necklace. The unique rayon braid is featured in the focal of this necklace. Silver and gray mingle with soothing tones of coral to create a piece full of easy elegance. You can add this necklace to your wardrobe for an instant hint of art deco appeal!
- BrandNymo, BeadSmith, FireLine, Swarovski
Icy colors from an Artbeads Designer Blend come together in this right angle weave design to create a glistening look of a Frozen Pond. The wintery blue colors and brilliant sparkle will glide across your wrist in the most fashionable way!
- BrandFireLine, Miyuki, Swarovski, Artbeads
This necklace perfectly captures the lush look of Tuscan olive groves and cypress trees glowing in the afternoon sun. Swarovski Bicones and Rizo beads provide the perfect shades of green, while TierraCast components bring artisan accents. You'll love the tubular herringbone rope at the center of this rich design.
- BrandMiyuki, Swarovski, FireLine, TierraCast
Our Swarovski Designer Blends are a great option for bead weaving! When used in a Right Angle Weave (or RAW), the small bicone shapes fit perfectly together, creating a luxurious and sparkling look. The glittering colors of the Tropical Breeze Designer Blend create a look of Shimmering Winds you won't be able to resist!
- BrandJBB, Swarovski, FireLine
Designed by Cynthia Kimura
Clusters of spiraling beads in purple and green tones create a look of grape vines weaving through a trellis. This look is achieved with the spiral stitch, a simple technique that creates a striking display. Cynthia used beads from the Artbeads Designer Series to create this bracelet. Switch up the bead colors and sizes for your own unique take on this design!
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, FireLine, TOHO
Halloween is creeping up on us, just like the spider featured on this festive bracelet. Now you can dress up any outfit with this perfectly spooky accessory. The focus is a beautiful link with a webbed design and a beaded spider stretching out on top. The Swarovski bicones add a punch of sparkling color to contrast with the antique silver components and the glittering black spider. Learn how to make this bracelet in nine easy steps.
- BrandBeadSmith, FireLine, Swarovski
Let colorful layers spice up your style! This necklace design features Miyuki Luminous Delica seed beads full of neon color. Dark blue Lapis pearls add just the right amount of contrast. Wear this multi-strand necklace with black to make it pop or brighten it up with even more neon colors. Everyone is sure to spot your style when you wear this piece!
- BrandMiyuki, FireLine, Swarovski
The beauty of this necklace comes from the embellished Rivoli focals. Peyote bezels lay the foundation for impressive decorative edges that open up like blossoming petals around the stunning Rivoli centers. The kaleidoscope of color on display in this necklace is sure to leave everyone dazzled!
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, Miyuki, JBB, FireLine
The icy colors of the perfect Artbeads Designer Blend helps create the wintery look of a Frosted Lane in this brick stitch bracelet. Cynthia used the colors of the Blend to inspire her whole look, and paired the Swarovski bicones and pearls in the Blend with seed beads that match wonderfully. You can find more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your ideas with this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Miyuki, TOHO, Swarovski, FireLine
Beautiful blush tones create a sweet display in this double flat spiral stitch bracelet. Cynthia used Artbeads Designer Blends to bead around the Iridescent Red Swarovski crystal pearls at the center of this look. The soft pink tones of the Designer Blends make for a delicate backdrop for the intense hue of the pearls. You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads, BeadSmith, FireLine, Swarovski
Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends and Artbeads Swarovski Designer Blends are fun to mix together in beautiful designs. Cynthia created this amazing peyote stitch bracelet with the Far Far Away Designer Seed Bead Blend and the Lavender Fields Swarovski Designer Blend. The Blends work together perfectly to create a stunning display of style!
- BrandSwarovski, TierraCast, Artbeads, TOHO, FireLine
Delicate earrings are the perfect way to complete a wedding ensemble. These earrings are filled with romantic style, from the golden heart featured on the leverback, to the creamy pearls accented with soft touches of blue and gold. You'll love adding these earrings to your look on your special day.
- BrandBeadSmith, TOHO, Swarovski, FireLine, Miyuki