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Gloria Christmas Ornament & Garland

Cheri, one of our designers, created this eclectic angel, which can be used both as an ornament and as a garland. Hook and eye clasps enable the garland to easily detach from the angel so you can choose to hang the ornament and garland separately on your tree or display them as a unified […]


Necklace Ideas Under $35

Just in time for the holidays, you’ll find a whole section of great necklace ideas for under $35 from the Learning Center at The ideas range from eclectic to simple and elegant, allowing for a wide range of style preferences. Feel free to browse through the necklaces for ideas to get you thinking. Many […]


Festive Instruction Guides from Swarovski!

Get creative with the fun new instructions available from SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS. These instructions are great for when you want a quick project that uses sparkling crystal beads. If you’re still enjoying the design possibilities of fall, explore the Fall and Halloween Instruction Guide. Along with earrings you can wear all season, it offers projects ranging […]


The Perfect Last-Minute Gift

Did you wait until the last minute to purchase a great gift for the beader in your life who seems to have everything? Consider purchasing an e-mail gift certificate. These gift certificates come in increments of $10, $25, $50 and $100 and are sure to delight your fellow beader when they appear in their […]


Last Minute Gift Ideas

There is never enough time in the holiday season to shop for everyone on your list. Since jewelry is always a welcomed gift, has compiled a list of stunning jewelry designs that make great last minute gifts for your friends and family. With these ideas you can still create something your loved ones are […]


Christmas Craft Ideas

Crafts can be a great way to get the entire family involved in decorating your house this Christmas season, and they also make great handmade gifts for the budget conscious. Gather your family together and create one of the dozens of fun craft ideas has designed to keep you entertained and boost holiday cheer. […]


While the holidays are a time for family and celebrating, they can also be incredibly stressful. This year, instead of trying to narrow down the perfect gift idea and then fighting the crowds to purchase it, head over to and pick up a high quality gift bundle. These fun gift bundles are great as […]


Christmas Inspirations: Create Your Style Instructional Guides

At we’ve add three new Christmas inspirations to our growing list of Create Your Style Instructional Guides. In these guides you’ll find the steps you’ll need to create a fun Christmas card, a decorative paper box and even a glamorous bejeweled manicure for holiday get-togethers. Box Little Secret Instructions Nail Design Instructions Christmas Tree […]


Holiday Jewelry Ideas

When it comes to the holidays, the best gifts come from the heart. Show everyone on your gift list that you care by creating a handmade piece of jewelry. has simple jewelry design ideas to help you create beautiful gifts for your loved ones, or make one for yourself and wear it to all […]


Handmade Holiday Card

Here at we understand that keeping in touch with friends and family is an important part of the holiday season. So this year, instead of sending a store-bought holiday card, we suggest creating a handmade treasure using supplies from Imagine the smile on your loved ones faces when they open up the mailbox […]