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Artbeads Cafe Giveaway – Beadalon Stretch Cord and Beautiful Beads!

Beadalon Elonga and Elasticity

Our latest Artbeads Cafe is all about Beadalon stretch cord and how to use it. Beadalon’s very own Wyatt White stopped by the Cafe to explain the difference between Elasticity and Elonga. Now, you have a chance to win the stretch cord and beads he used to make his stretch bracelets! In this video, Wyatt […]

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Wedding Trends and Bridal Jewelry + A Giveaway!

Are you getting married this year or know someone who is? As summer approaches, we’re getting more and more invites for weddings. If you’re planning your wedding or want to make something special for the bride-to-be, we’re taking a look at the wedding trends for 2019, along with jewelry inspiration from our Design Studio to […]

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Swarovski Psychology of Color – Light Topaz

Psychology of Color

Swarovski has always been fascinated by the psychology of color, as colors evoke emotion, influence our thoughts, and even moderate our stress levels. Swarovski is taking us on a journey of color with their Psychology of Color program. For 11 months, we will be exploring a Swarovski color each month, diving into the effects colors […]

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Meet the Designer – Damyana Dimitrova of Damyanah Studio

We’ve just released beautiful hand-painted ceramic beads from Damyanah Studio on our website and we are so excited to share them with you. Artbeads Chief Jewelry Designer Cynthia fell in love with these beads when she first saw them at the 2019 Tucson Gem and Mineral Show. What makes these beads so wonderful is not […]

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National Garden Month – Jewelry Inspired by Our Gardens + A Giveaway!

April is National Garden Month, so it’s the perfect time to start gardening and start making jewelry inspired by your garden. As they say, April brings showers and those showers result in glorious flowers filled with vibrant spring color. We here at Artbeads are often inspired by flowers and their colors when we make jewelry. […]

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Design Process – From Beads to Jewelry

March is National Craft Month, which is all about bringing creative ideas to life. Since this is the perfect time to get creative, we thought we’d talk with our designers about how they bring their ideas to life. Artbeads Designers Cynthia and Cheri answered some questions about how they design jewelry. Read on to get […]

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2019 Spring Color Palettes + A Giveaway!

It’s officially spring and we are so ready for warmer weather and a wardrobe refresh! That includes making all new jewelry inspired by this season full of sunshine, flowers, and maybe some rain showers now and again. To get your creative juices flowing this season, we’re sharing some beautiful spring color palettes inspired by nature […]

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Swarovski Innovations Sneak Peek – Innovations Spring/Summer 2020

Swarovski’s Innovations for the Spring/Summer 2020 season have just been announced and they are an exciting mix of new shapes, colors, and effects that are sure to speak to your emotions. In fact, these Innovations are inspired by The Power of Emotions, reaching out to customers like you with a sparkling story. In these Innovations, […]

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A Valentine’s Day Instagram Challenge

It’s time for a fun Instagram challenge to get your creativity flowing! With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, we thought it would be a great time to get in the sweet spirit. Join us over on Instagram starting Monday, January 28th for a week-long challenge and share posts for each day’s theme (and make sure you’re […]

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Your Guide to Seed Bead Stitches

Guide to Seed Bead Stitches

Seed beads can open up a world of possibilities for your jewelry designs. These tiny little beads are a staple to keep on hand for any kind of project. They come in basic round shapes, more uniform cylinder styles, and even fun variations like cube shapes. You might start with using them in stringing projects, […]

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