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National Craft Month Giveaway

March is National Craft Month and we’re giving away some supplies to help you keep your crafting space tidy, along with some items to help you try some new crafting techniques. Read on to find out what you could win and how to enter!  Since National Craft Month is all about crafting, we picked out […]

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Swarovski Psychology of Colors – 4 Ways to Add Aquamarine into Your Jewelry

Swarovski is exploring the power of color through their Psychology of Colors program – how colors affect our thoughts, emotions, and more. Each month, they’ll be highlighting a different color from the Swarovski family, diving into how these special colors can enhance our style and mood. For July, we’re focusing on Aquamarine. This dazzlingly cool […]

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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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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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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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Inspiring Color Palettes for Fall

Inspiring Fall Color Palette from Artbeads.com

Summer is winding down, which means the kids are going back to school, the weather is getting a little cooler, and we’re thinking of all things pumpkin! While it may not be quite cold enough to start wearing your fall boots, sweaters, and scarves just yet, it is a great time to start thinking about […]

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Lavender Love – Get Inspired by One of Our Favorite Colors

Provence Lavender

Lavender is a fragrant and beautiful plant displaying blooms in the most beautifully soft yet vibrant purple color. A rare color in nature, lavender purple is an inspiring hue we can’t get enough of. It is often associated with femininity, royalty, and serenity. Artbeads Chief Jewelry Designer Cynthia Kimura’s French heritage draws her to the […]

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Men’s Jewelry

Get inspired to make jewelry for the guys in your life

When it comes to jewelry-making, men’s jewelry is often overlooked. Maybe you’re not sure what materials to use or how a piece can be styled into men’s fashion. We’re here to tell you that making men’s jewelry is a ton of fun and the pieces can easily be added to any look. With everyone adding […]

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Summer Color Palettes with Swarovski Dazzle

Ocean Color Palette

Now that it’s May, we’re looking to the summer and preparing for warmer days. Our wardrobe is filling up with sun dresses, sandals, and sunglasses as the weather heats up. With this wardrobe refresh, we’ll need the perfect jewelry to make a dazzling summer statement. We’ve created some inspiring color palettes for the summer days […]

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Nunn Design 2018 Winter Collection and a Giveaway!

Nunn Design 2018 Winter Collection

We’re still in the middle of winter time, which means the cold weather is hanging around and everyone is staying in to keep warm. In Scandinavian culture, now is the perfect time to embrace the concept of hygge, which focuses on simple pleasures and all things cozy. Making jewelry is a great way to get in […]

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