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Gloria Christmas Ornament & Garland

Cheri, one of our Artbeads.com 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 […]

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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 Artbeads.com. 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 […]

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Autism Awareness Jewelry

Autism is a complex problem that many scientists are working to bring to light so that they can better fight its affects. Advocates for autism awareness have adopted the puzzle piece to signify the complexity and mystery surrounding it. The bright colors show hope. Help raise autism awareness with these stylish bracelet ideas from our […]

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Bridal Jewelry and Wedding Ideas

Whether you’re planning your own wedding or helping a friend, be sure to explore the resources available to you at Artbeads.com. You’ll find a whole section devoted to bridal jewelry and decorations. If you already have an idea of what you want to create, browse through jewelry supplies to find the perfect accents for your […]

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New Creative Fall Ideas

Keep up with the latest fashions and have fun creating your own designs with new ideas from the Learning Center! These designs are all about creating your own pendants and charms using found materials and regular jewelry components. Some are created particularly for fall, while others follow current trends, such as Steampunk or Modern Victoria. […]

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Beaded Spider Headband

Christy created this creepy spider headband using a Swarovski 4127 39mm Jet Fancy Oval crystal for the body, along with Swarovski 5301 8mm Jet Faceted Bicone beads and 20 Gauge Black Artistic Wire for the legs. This is a quick and easy project that she put together in less than an hour. It is easily […]

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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 […]

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Create Your Own Pendants!

As you search for new and exciting ways to create jewelry, be sure to explore our new Make Your Own Pendant section in the Learning Center. You’ll find beautiful ideas created to inspire and guide you as you design your own focal pieces. Making a pendant can be as easy as sliding a few beads […]

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Shop the Storewide Savings Sale!

For a limited time only, shop the Storewide Savings Sale and save 20% on orders of $60 or more! From Swarovski beads and freshwater pearls to links and components, this storewide sale has it all. Simply enter ZZW20P-60 at checkout to start saving. Popular items are sure to sell out quickly, so stock up before […]

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Frightful Halloween Ideas

If you’re gearing up for a Halloween party and looking for some inspiring designs, be sure to explore the new free Halloween Swarovski instruction guides. You’ll find designs for spooky cards to send your friends, along with dangling bats, glowing lanterns and glittering pendants. The Swarovski crystals in these designs draw the eye and enhance […]

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