Currently Browsing: October 2011

Hootin’ Howlin’ Halloween Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to Pamela S. for winning our Hootin’ Howlin’ Halloween Giveaway! Her story was randomly selected, and is pretty funny! You can read her comment below. Thanks to all of our entries for sharing your stories with us. They were all great. Be sure to check back here tomorrow to enter our next exciting contest!

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Halloween at Artbeads!

Happy early Halloween! We wanted to let you in on the fun that we’ve had in the past here around the building. Take a look and get some fun costume ideas for your party this year! Every year we have a costume contest for Halloween, and some people get pretty creative! Some Artbeads employees even […]

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A Haunting Good Time!

This creepy-crawly necklace was inspired by the classic television show Dark Shadows, soon to be released as a major movie, as a representation of the mansion inhabited by the mysterious and cursed Collins family. Full of multi-stranded tricks and fun glow-in-the-dark treats, this design is perfect for your next elegant Halloween party. Learn how to […]

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How Does Niobium Earwire Get Its Color?

Niobium is a hypo-allergenic material that is great to use in jewelry designs because it is safe for anyone to wear, especially those with metal allergies. With advancements in technology, we can create colorful earwires for fun elements instead of plain, grey components that need dressing up. How niobium earwires get painted with color is […]

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Hootin’ Howlin’ Halloween Giveaway

With all the fun and mischief happening around Halloween, we’re sure you have a great story to share about past Halloween adventures. Maybe it’s about a good costume gone wrong or a trick that was pulled to perfection (you can laugh about that now, right?). Help us all have a Hootin’ Howlin’ Halloween by leaving […]

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Spooky Seed Bead Sweepstakes Winners!

Congratulations to our big list of spooky seed bead winners! Here’s a complete list of the winners. Each of these lucky participants has won a goody bag full of Halloween-themed seed beads with a few tricks and treats hidden inside. 1. Ann B. from Michigan 2. Antonia C. from Illinois 3. Atiya K from Kentucky […]

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Falling in Love with Our Customer Designs!

Check out some of these lovely creations designed by fellow Artbeads.com customers! If you have a design that you’d like to share, send a picture to our Artbeads Blog e-mail at artbeadsblog@gmail.com. Happy Friday! Get inspired to create something new this weekend! Helen made this lovely purple necklace and earring set using several beadweaving stitches […]

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New Wildly Bohemian Seed Bead Kits!

Be prepared to explore your deepest seed bead desires with our new collection of Wildly Bohemian seed bead kits. These small kits have just the right amount of seed beads to get you started, perfect for beginners or beaders on the go. Choose from a variety of different colorful kits, including a holiday-themed kit and […]

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Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

Do what you can to help support local animal shelters in finding loving homes for dogs. October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, a time dedicated to finding a furry companion in need of rescue. If your heart has already welcomed an adopted pet, browse some of our dog jewelry supplies and ideas that you […]

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Learning Center Idea – A Woman’s Fight

In honor of October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, here’s a lovely jewelry idea for you to try. This pink and white bracelet features a cool multi-strand design made from bright fire-polished beads and lead-free TierraCast® pewter components. It takes less than an hour to create but will look like it was done by a […]

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