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Swarovski DIY Craft Contest

If you’re at home during these difficult times, Swarovski has come up with a great contest to keep you occupied. We realize that this is a challenging time in our world and Swarovski is here to support you. They’ve been working hard with us to ensure that every measure and quality check is being undertaken […]

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Time to Shine – Swarovski Innovations Spring/Summer 2021

The Swarovski Innovations for Spring/Summer 2021 have just been released and these Innovations are all about the Time to Shine. In our fast-paced digital world, time itself is a luxury. We relish the moments that create the most meaningful memories, like the activities that bring us joy and happiness. For the DIY jewelry makers out […]

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Swarovski Ruby + A Giveaway

Swarovski is exploring the power of color and how they can affect our thoughts and emotions with their Psychology of Colors program. This month’s focus is on Ruby, an emotionally charged color representing strong feelings and a passionate nature. This rich reddish-pink crystal stimulates the senses and will bring fire and energy to your jewelry […]

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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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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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Swarovski Innovations Fall/Winter 2019/20 Sneak Peek

Swarovski Innovations - Be Yourself

Swarovski has just announced their Innovations for the Fall/Winter 2019/20 season and we’ve got a sneak peek of all of the beautiful crystal components coming soon. These Innovations are inspired by the expression, “Be Yourself.” These amazing crystal Innovations express the desire for uniqueness and the growing trend of individualism. There is no better way […]

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Introducing Aiko Precision Cylinder Seed Beads – TOHO’s “Perfect Bead”

TOHO Aiko Cylinder Seed Beads

If you are a lover of seed beads, you’ll definitely want to use TOHO Aiko seed beads in your jewelry designs. These cylinder seed beads are made with a special state-of-the-art machine to be highly consistent and precise. Why the name Aiko? They are named after the president of TOHO’s wife, to honor his determination […]

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Meet the Designer – Lenka Bindzar from Raven’s Journey

Lenka Bindzar and Cynthia Kimura

Raven’s Journey offers a lot of amazing Czech glass beads that are among some of the finest in the world. We love all of the different shapes and colors they offer. Lenka Bindzar, the founder of Raven’s Journey, works closely with artisans in the Czech Republic to continue the age-old tradition of producing these fabulous […]

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Nail Art with Swarovski Crystalpixie – Video Tutorials for Your Next Manicure

Nail Art with Swarovski Crystalpixie

There are two things that can put a special outfit over the top: the perfect jewelry and the perfect manicure! Swarovski offers items that can help you make both. You know and love all of Swarovski’s crystal beads and jewelry-making components, but did you know about Swarovski’s Crystalpixie nail art? Swarovski Crystalpixie nail art sets come […]

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New TierraCast Worlds Away Collection

New TierraCast Jewelry-Making Components

More and more people are traveling as it becomes more accessible to do so. As we saw from Swarovski’s latest Innovations, wanderlust isn’t just inspiring us to travel – it’s inspiring us to make some fabulous jewelry. With that in mind, TierraCast has released a new mini collection this month that encompasses small tokens from […]

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