Currently Browsing: October 2012

Holidays from the Heart – Party Bling

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season has made many people lose sight of what’s special about this time of the year. This year, instead of a gift purchased on impulse, give a gift from the heart: one made by loving hands that embraces its recipient in thoughtfulness and creates a lasting memory. We […]

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Artbeads Halloween Costume Contest 2012

We had some great costumes this year around the office, but there can only be one winner! Take a look at who dress up this year, and scroll down to find out who won. Our runner up was… the pirate! and the winner was… the country pumpkin! Have a safe and happy Halloween! -Marissa

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Artbeads Halloween Fun

Happy Halloween from everyone at Artbeads! Last year we had some pretty good entries for our annual costume contest. Before we reveal the winner from this year, here are a few more photos from 2011. Stay tuned to see who won this year! -Marissa

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Jewelry Inspired by Breaking Dawn: Part II

Photo Source: shockya.com The buzz around Artbeads is all about the final installment of the Twilight saga, so we wanted to share our findings! Here are some of the highlights from who’s wearing what in the film that you can recreate to celebrate its release. The Other Vampire Covens We are introduced to a whole […]

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Take a Look Back at Bella’s Journey

As we come to an end of the Twilight saga with the anticipated final chapter, Breaking Dawn: Part II, we wanted to shed light on one of our favorite jewelry designs inspired by the series. Our designer Cheri put together this beautiful charm bracelet with different components that represented the journey the heroine Bella has […]

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Crazy about Clasps

We at Artbeads strive to constantly bring our customers high-quality jewelry supplies often and in abundance. Sometimes we showcase so many different beautiful things at once that some of our favorite pieces are missed, like some of our outstanding jewelry clasps. Although it may not be the focal point of a jewelry design, the clasp […]

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Holidays from the Heart – Gifts Inspired by Mother Nature

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season has made many people lose sight of what’s special about this time of the year. This year, instead of a gift purchased on impulse, give a gift from the heart: one made by loving hands that embraces its recipient in thoughtfulness and creates a lasting memory. We […]

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Family Traditions

Traditions give our lives a deeper meaning; they give us a sense of time and an anchor to our history. The holiday season is the most common time to see our family traditions in action, whether it be what we cook for dinner or who is sitting around the table. When you start your own […]

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Find Your Surroundings

Grab a bit of inspiration from your surroundings, wherever you may be. As you sit at your craft table, take a peek out the window or simply look over your shoulder and focus in on one particular thing. Focus on its shape, its color, and its smell— everything that makes that object what it is. […]

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Intrigue Others with Your Unique Style

Dramatic layers are a hot style right now, and you can get the look for less by making the necklace yourself! Our Intrigue Necklace features bold gunmetal accents and is dripping with eccentric layers full of dimension and shape. Use up your pieces of scrap chain to put this necklace together and get a one-of-a-kind […]

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