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
An amazing wire weave and spiraling shapes create a cheerful look in these unique hoop earrings. Pat from the Artbeads Creative Services Team used the modified Soumak weave with Artbeads Designer Wire to create these earrings, and even incorporated TOHO Triangle Beads, for even more texture and color. Learn this weave and start making earrings, bracelets, and so much more.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO
Upgrade your holiday style with beads! Holiday wire forms from The Beadsmith make great Christmas ornaments when decorated with seed beads and fire-polished beads. Choose your favorite colors to perfectly tailor these ornaments to your holiday style.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO
- 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
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
Artbeads Designer Blends featuring Swarovski Crystal create the perfect color palette in this intricate necklace design. Cheri used the 1-step looper from The Beadsmith to make custom beaded link chain featuring her chosen Blends. A bold tassel with a beaded cap completes the look. You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
We used The Beadsmith 1-step 2.25mm looper plier to make the simple loops for our beaded links. If you prefer, you can make simple loops with the help of chain and round nose pliers, instead. It is important to note that one 1-inch antique brass-plated 20 gauge eye pin is long enough to make two links.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, Kabela Design, Artbeads
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
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
Our Artbeads Designer Blends work perfectly together to bring the best color waves to your projects. Cheri mixed a Seed Bead Blend with a Blend featuring Swarovski Crystal for this Rose Gold dream! You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry-making projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, Swarovski
This fascinating necklace includes all of the magical colors of a desert oasis at sunset. Vivid turquoise blues mingle with rich Bordeaux colors, while hints of gold twinkle majestically. The trendy tassel dangling at the end of the Czech glass button focal brings it all together. You'll love wearing this necklace at the office, for a night on the town or anywhere else!
- BrandSwarovski, KO Thread, TOHO, Artbeads
Like a solemn rain cloud filled with glistening rain drops, these tassel earrings will shower gray and silver sparkle into your style. Cynthia used an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend for the perfect color palette, then add Swarovski crystal for a glittering effect.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, FireLine, B&B Benbassat
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.
- BrandSwarovski, TOHO, Artbeads, FireLine
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
This airy little bracelet will keep your daydreams alive! Whimsical and delicate links depicting a cloud and birds beneath it are accented by a sweet and soft color palette. Cynthia used an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend to achieve this color palette. You'll find even more ways to use our exclusive Designer Blends in your projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, Amoracast, TOHO
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
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
Bathe in the beauty of blue colors with this glorious necklace, featuring a Swarovski Greek cross pendant in Crystal Bermuda Blue! The twinkling cross is complemented by the perfectly-coordinated colors in the Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend filling the strands of the necklace. Pick your favorite colors to create your own take on this design. These beautiful crystal components are from the Swarovski Spring/Summer 2016 Innovations.
- BrandArtbeads, Swarovski, TOHO
Seed beads can be used in so many ways — even in hair accessories! Cynthia used beautiful seed beads from one of our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends to create a wonderful braided look in her headband. The seed bead strands work wonderfully together and will add some color to your style. You can see other ideas for using beads in hair accessories in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, TOHO, KO Thread
The tubular herringbone stitch is given a rustic look in this Ponderosa Pines bracelet. An Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend provides the perfect combination of earthy colors, while Rizo beads bring new pine needle dimension to the design. This bracelet is easy to make and looks fabulous, so get started today!
- BrandTOHO, TierraCast, Artbeads, FireLine
Crocheting with beads and wire can create a textured look everyone will love. Cynthia used Artbeads Designer Blends and Designer Wire in matching colors to decorate her crocheted bracelets. The colors are offset perfectly by the coppery findings. Create your own crochet magic and learn how to make this bracelet today!
- BrandB&B Benbassat, TOHO, Swarovski, Artbeads
With an Artbeads Designer Blend in the perfect color palette, you can create a fabulous jewelry set just like this one. Cynthia used the Icicle Designer Blend to add frosty colors to her necklace and bracelet. With a mix of bead caps, she also added texture and detail to her pieces. Find your favorite Designer Blend to make this look all your own.
- BrandSwarovski, TOHO, Artbeads
A fabulous field of green color fills these earrings and bracelet. The green fire-polished and TOHO beads are perfectly complemented by layers of coppery Artbeads Designer Wire. Learn the technique for making these pieces in this Artbeads Cafe episode and then take a look at design variations for even more inspiration!
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads, Wubbers
A Tropical Splash of color makes these bracelets stand out. The beads display vibrant blue and shining silver tones, while the wire-wrapped design will put you in mind of gently rolling waves. You can learn the technique for creating these bracelets and see design variations in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandWubbers, Artbeads, TOHO