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Making Jewelry and Crafts for the Holidays

December is well underway and holiday festivities have already begun! The weather has turned colder, Christmas decorations have sprung up and holiday cheer is in the air. There’s still time to make the season even merrier with jewelry and crafts you can make yourself! Let’s take a look at some of the holiday ideas you […]

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Having Fun with the Spiral Stitch

If you’re new to bead weaving, a great place to start is with the spiral stitch. This simple stitch comes together quickly and looks great. You don’t have to be a beginner to enjoy it, either! Anyone can have fun making spiral stitch jewelry. Just ask Artbeads Chief Jewelry Designer Cynthia Kimura. Cynthia is a […]

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Big Red

This bracelet is stitched 4mm Swarovski crystal bicones with gold-lined glass beads on the inside. I used clear beads with gold lining as opposed to gold finish so it will not wear off when it rubs against the skin. It is 1¼ inches wide and 7 inches long with the clasp. The sliding clasp is […]

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