Currently Browsing: July 2012

Swarovski Mini Design Projects with Neon Pearls!

Just in time for summer come new mini projects from Swarovski that incorporate their new neon pearls! Download the PDF file to get instructions to make a spiral bracelet, spiked bracelet, earrings and a dramatic necklace! You can also browse all of our Swarovski instruction guides in the Resources section of our Swarovski page. -Marissa

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Help the Environment Through Fashion!

Want to help raise awareness for the environment and add to your fashion closet at the same time? Our Marine Diver necklace was made in an effort to support World Turtle Day, but you can put your own twist on its meaning to increase other animal and environment awareness. Our free, easy-to-read instructions allow you […]

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More fun with Découpage Beads!

In search of stylish new ways to style fashionable? Our découpage beads make terrific earrings because they’re lightweight and come in a variety of different colors and shapes. Artbeads President and Co-Owner Cynthia made this pair of blue and yellow earrings in just minutes! Simply thread your favorite beads and components onto a head pin […]

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Get a FREE set of Swarovski Mini Design Guides!

When you place a purchase of $60 or more, you’ll receive a FREE set of CREATE YOUR STYLE™ Inspirational Projects in your order! These projects offer you free design ideas from SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS that you can re-create at home at style yourself like a pro. Hurry! This offer is only while supplies last so place […]

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Artist Spotlight – The Lipstick Ranch

Artbeads is always excited to discover talented new artists who share the same value of providing high-quality products to customers. The Lipstick Ranch is one of those companies, whose unique approach to beauty is what we love about them. Their eye for style is apparent in the shapes they choose to create, from organic butterflies […]

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Free Swarovski 2058 Color Charts from Artbeads!

Right now, Artbeads is offering our customers one FREE Swarovski 2058 color chart with the purchase of any Swarovski 2058 XILION Rose Enhanced Flatback! When you place an order for one of these items, our team will add a color chart into your order (only one color chart per order, regardless of the number of […]

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Happy National Hot Dog Day!

Today is National Hot Dog Day, so fire up the barbecue and celebrate! One of America’s favorite summer sandwiches should be consumed in mass quantities today, either on the grill or over a campfire. If you want to take your celebrations even further, create a fun new summer style inspired by the dog. Maybe you’ll […]

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An Idea for the Young at Heart

This fun summer necklace incorporates shrinking plastic pieces that you can customize to reflect your own personality. Artbeads President and Co-Owner Cynthia used her love of birds as the inspiration for this piece, and kept a simple black and white color scheme for versatility. If you’re looking for something fun to work on for the […]

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JBB and Artbeads Want to Give You a Free Bead Frame!

Have you ever wondered what new ideas you could make with a bead frame but never used one? Artbeads in partnership with JBB is offering our customers one FREE bead frame with the purchase of any 6mm Swarovski 5000 faceted round bead or 6mm Swarovski 5810 crystal pearl! When you place an order for one […]

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An Earring Idea a Day – Taos

Today is our last daily earring idea so be sure to re-create them all for your summer style! Taos is a colorful collection of seed bead strands that dance as they dangle from your ears. This idea falls right in line the hot 80s retro trend for the summer, incorporating bold bright shades that frame […]

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