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Bear Berry Necklace, a Celebration of Summer

Summer berries are starting to ripen here, a favorite bear food. These centerpiece bead clusters of green opal from Artbeads reminded me of ripening berries, with their purplish, green, and red tones. They are ‘knitted’ beads, strung together to form a hollow sphere. The Black Bear is glazed clay, other beads are faceted unakaite, jet, […]


Spring Fantasy Necklace

This delicate necklace appears to have stepped right out of a fairy tale. With its subtle nature-inspired components and pastel colors, it would feel at home in any fantasy world. Inspired by the beauty of spring, our designers used light pink freshwater pearls accented by silver nature-themed elements. We particularly loved playing with the silver-plated […]


Spring Necklace Designs

The designers at Artbeads are excited that spring has finally arrived, and to celebrate the coming of warmer weather and nature’s renewal, they’ve created a couple of fun and simple necklace designs to help inspire your creativity. Find step-by-step instructions for these designs, as well as a complete product list including the tools necessary to […]