A few weeks ago, the editorial teams from Beadwork and Jewelry Stringing magazines got together to consolidate our office stash of beading materials. As you can imagine, we have A TON of fun materials to play with around here, but for a long time they have all been…less than organized. In the spirit of (extremely belated/extremely early) spring cleaning, we blocked off a few hours to bite the bullet and finally get our stash sorted.
Aside from the satisfaction that comes with a well-organized stash, one of the perks of spending the afternoon up to our elbows in beading materials was that we got to revisit a lot of the items that we would have otherwise forgotten we even had. I pulled a couple of these items out to play with last night, and ended up with this bracelet:
Next time that you are looking for some beading inspiration, try organizing your own stash–you will be brimming with ideas in no time!