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Artbeads Cafe Giveaway – Beaded Crochet Ropes

You asked and we delivered! Some of you requested that Katie, our resident crochet artist, teach Cynthia and Becky how to crochet for a video. In our latest Artbeads Cafe, you’ll see just that. Learn how to make beautiful beaded crochet ropes and then learn how you can win your own components to try the […]

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Swarovski Psychology of Colors – Rose Water Opal

Through their Psychology of Colors program, Swarovski is exploring the power of color and how they can affect our thoughts, emotions, and more. Each month they’ll dive into a different color from the Swarovski family, exploring how they enhance our style and mood. August’s color is sweet Rose Water Opal. This soft pink shade is […]

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International Beading Week – Challenge Yourself to Bead Every Day

Have you heard of International Beading Week? This week is sponsored by The Beadworkers Guild and is a worldwide event that celebrates our passion for beads and encourages the wider public to participate in beading. This year, International Beading Week runs from July 27th to August 4th. You can learn more about this special week […]

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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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Inspiring Summer Jewelry Color Palettes

It’s officially summer and that warmer weather is (hopefully) coming your way! We know when we feel the sun on our skin and the heat waves hit, it gets us inspired to make beautiful summer jewelry for the season. What better way to spend a day in the sun than making your next project? When […]

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Swarovski Psychology of Colors – Tangerine

Tangerine

Swarovski is exploring the power of color through their Psychology of Colors program – how colors affect our thoughts, emotions, and more. For 11 months, we will be exploring a Swarovski color each month, diving into how these special colors can enhance our style and our mood. For June, Swarovski’s color is Tangerine. This juicy […]

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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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