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Entries from May 2010

Introducing Caspia™ by ZambaPro™

May 27th, 2010 · No Comments

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Create uniquely captivating designs with the exciting line of Caspia™ products from ZambaPro™. These large-hole beads, necklaces and bracelets are similar in style to the popular Pandora™ bracelets and Trollbeads. Our collection includes finished necklaces and bracelets in rubber and silver, as well as a variety of large-hole beads to fit them. The beads range from Venetian glass to alphabet beads in a variety of colors and materials, for any design aesthetic. The best part is that creating with this line is incredibly simple. You’ll see several of our favorite designs using these exciting products below. These designs were both easy to create and fun to wear. Make sure to check out the entire line of Caspia™ by ZambaPro™ today!

Effortless Chic Necklace & Bracelet
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Winter Pride Bracelet
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Eastern Glow Earrings
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Springtime Carnival Bracelet
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Click on the images above to see a complete product list and step-by-step instructions to complete these fun designs. For help using Caspia™ by ZambaPro™ bracelets and necklaces visit the Handy Tips section of our Learning Center.

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Memorial Day Sale

May 27th, 2010 · No Comments

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Save 20% storewide on orders of $60 or more during our Memorial Day Sale. Everything is included in this exciting sale, from Swarovski crystals and sterling silver chain to crimping tools and vintage items. Receive these fantastic savings by entering coupon code ZZW20P-MDS at checkout. Hurry! This sale ends at 9am (PT) on Tuesday, June 1, 2010.

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Patriotic Jewelry Supplies & Ideas

May 26th, 2010 · No Comments

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With Memorial Day coming up this weekend and the Fourth of July just around the corner, it’s a great time to create patriotic-themed jewelry designs. Visit our Patriotic section to find jewelry and craft ideas as well as a wide range of patriotic beads and findings. Whether you want to create a sparkling pair of red, white and blue earrings or a shadow box to commemorate a veteran, you’re sure to be inspired by our large selection of ideas and products.

For other themed products and ideas, visit our newly revamped Themes section in our Learning Center.

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Shop our Clearance Sale!

May 25th, 2010 · No Comments

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Look no further than our Clearance Sale for a great deal on high quality jewelry supplies! We’ve added more than 100 new items to our clearance section which also includes dozens of items that are in extremely limited supply and almost gone. Ranging from gemstones and clasps to Swarovski Crystal-its and pendants this sale has a wide variety of products all available at rock bottom prices. Shop now, as these items are available in limited quantities and once they are gone, they may never be seen on our site again!

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Wherever You Go Necklace

May 24th, 2010 · No Comments

Wherever You Go Necklace

Show your support for changes in the lives of your loved ones with the Wherever You Go necklace and they’re sure to think of you whenever they wear this sentimental beauty. It would make the perfect gift for a graduate or anyone embarking on a new journey in their life. The quote in the center of the square frame features a quote from Confucius stating, “Wherever you go, go with all your heart,” and the heart-shaped frame can be customized to feature the monogram of the recipient.

Visit our Learning Center to find other jewelry and craft design ideas that come complete with step-by-step instructions and a product list so you can create the piece as-is or use it simply as a guide for inspiration.

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Sort by Price

May 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment

In this economy, when we’re all trying to make our money go further, designing on a budget can become tricky. Finding high-quality jewelry supplies at low prices is easier than ever now that you can sort by price when searching the Artbeads.com website. Using the drop down menu in the right hand corner of the search screen, you can choose to have your items sorted by price from either low to high or high to low. With this new function, you’ll be able to easily find the items you need at the price you want.

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How to Get Started with Earrings

May 21st, 2010 · No Comments

How to Get Started with Earrings

Learning to create jewelry designs can be tricky at times. From discovering which tools you’ll need to start, to knowing exactly which techniques are involved in creating a design, the process can be confusing. We’ve tried to make the process simpler with our new How to Get Started with Earrings page. Here you’ll learn the tips, tricks and tools you need to begin creating beautiful earrings. Following a step-by-step method, you’ll learn which components and tools are required to create different styles of earrings as well as the essential techniques you’ll utilize when creating your designs. Soon enough, you’ll be coming up with your own design ideas and creating earrings just like a professional.

Once you feel comfortable, head over to our Learning Center, browse through our large selection of earring designs and start creating!

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Dollar Days Sale

May 20th, 2010 · No Comments

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Shop the Artbeads.com Dollar Days Sale and you’ll find some of your favorite items marked down to $1, $2 and $3 for five days only. From alphabet beads and Swarovski crystals to Hill Tribe silver and gemstones, this sale includes more than 1,200 items at up to 65% off. Hurry! This sale ends at 9am (PT) on Tuesday, May 25, 2010.

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Spring Fantasy Necklace

May 19th, 2010 · No Comments

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This delicate necklace appears to have stepped right out of a fairy tale. With its subtle nature-inspired components and pastel colors, it would feel at home in any fantasy world. Inspired by the beauty of spring, our designers used light pink freshwater pearls accented by silver nature-themed elements. We particularly loved playing with the silver-plated leaf chain.

Click on the photo above to see easy to follow step-by-step instructions as well as a complete product list for this whimsical necklace. For other jewelry design ideas, visit our Learning Center.

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48 Hour Druk & Fire Polish Sale

May 18th, 2010 · No Comments

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For 48 hours only, you can save 25% on our entire selection of Czech glass fire-polished and druk beads, including 75 brand new fire-polished beads. Available in a myriad of sizes and finishes, these handmade glass beads are an enjoyable addition in any design. To take advantage of this exciting sale, enter coupon code ZZW25P-FPD at checkout. Hurry! This sale ends at 9am (PT) on Thursday, May 20, 2010.

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