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  • Beaded Jewelry Design - Tips and Beading Supplies for Designing with Nature

    Years ago when I was majoring in environmental science at Ramapo College in northern New Jersey, I took a class that dealt with how to create energy-efficient homes and structures that was called Design With Nature. We learned how to use things like the angle of the rising sun for natural heating, and...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Dec 1, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Crystals, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, How To Bead, Seed Bead Patterns, Bead-weaving, Beading Tools, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Holiday Party Pizzazz

    This time of year I step outside my comfy, cozy neutral-colored little box and start searching for ways to dress up my wardrobe for the holidays. I like a little sparkle every day during the holiday season, but I especially enjoy dressing up for a cool Christmas concert, holiday shindig, or a good old...
    Posted to Inside Beadwork Magazine by Kate Wilson on Nov 20, 2014
    Filed under: Crystals, Bead-weaving, Bead Making, Bead Embroidery, Beads, How to Bead
  • Getting to Know: Soutache Artist and Instructor Amee Sweet McNamara

    Have you signed up yet for our next live webinar, Soutache Made Simple with Amee Sweet McNamara ? Read on to learn more about this talented jewelry and soutache artist! Where are you from originally, and where do you currently live? I was born just outside Chicago but my family moved to New Hampshire...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Oct 28, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Crystals, Bead Making, How To Bead, Beads
  • Bracelet Making Project: Adding Seed Beads to DIY Crystal Cup Chain

    One of my favorite finds at this year's Bead Fest Philadelphia is this fun DIY crystal chaton bracelet-making projects from Sew On Crystals. I purchased two of them, one in vintage opaque colors that reminded me of something I might find in my grandmother's jewelry box, and a second bracelet...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Sep 17, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Crystals, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, How To Bead, Seed Bead Patterns, Bead-weaving, Beading Tools, Bracelet Making, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Easy Ways to Create with Crystals

    A few weeks ago while attending Bead Fest Philadelphia, I did something that I hardly ever, ever do: I treated myself to some crystal jewelry-making projects! I'll be the first to admit that my country lifestyle in upstate New York doesn't easily lend itself to wearing a lot of sparkly crystal...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Sep 12, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Crystals, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, How To Bead, Bracelet Making, Step by Step Wire Jewelry Magazine, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Get Creative With These Beaded Brooch Projects

    Beaded brooches are probably the very last type of beaded jewelry that I think of designing when I sit down to make a new piece, right there under "bolo ties" and "cuff links". But when I came across this blog from Jean Campbell with 5 ways to wear a beaded brooch , I started thinking...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Jul 16, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Crystals, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Stringing, Wire Jewelry, Wire Wrapping, How To Bead, Seed Bead Patterns, Bead-weaving, Mixed Media Jewelry, Beaded Wedding Jewelry, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Battle of the Beadsmith 2014: A Bounty of Beadwoven Inspiration

    It's barely summer and already I'm feeling a little bit of that annual laziness take hold, the kind of days where I just want to sit outside with a lemonade and look at pretty pictures. Thank goodness for the Battle of the Beadsmith ... and for Beadwork editor Melinda Barta who asked me to write...
    Posted to Inside Beadwork Magazine by Michelle Mach on Jun 26, 2014
    Filed under: Crystals, Bead-weaving, Seed Bead Patterns, Peyote Stitch, Beaded Beads, Pearls, Bead Making, Glass Beads, Bead Embroidery, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Beading Daily, How to Bead, Jewelry Making, Brick Stitch
  • Spring Cleaning For Your Jewelry - My 10 Favorite Tips From Readers and Our Winner!

    So many of you had so many great tips and ideas for repurposing and spring cleaning your jewelry! It was a tough call, but we finally selected this tip from reader Shelly Gillman as the winner: "My mother-in-law gave me a long, vintage, crystal necklace, probably from the 1920's, that belonged...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Apr 8, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Bead Embroidery, Crystals, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, How To Bead, Bead Crafts, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads
  • Free Bead Embroidery Project: Agate Slice Pins

    A few weeks ago, my husband and my 6 year old son went off on an "adventure" while I was attending a training workshop, and when I arrived home, my son presented me with a few beautiful agate slices that he had chosen for me from a museum gift shop. I was so touched by the beautiful gift, and...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Mar 24, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Gemstones, Peyote stitch, Crystals, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Herringbone Stitch, How To Bead, Seed Bead Patterns, Bead-weaving, Beading Tools, Bead Crafts, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making, Gemstone Jewelry
  • 7 Ways to Explore Fine Bead Crafts

    Thanks to beaders like those of you reading this (no, really -- thank you!), bead-weaving and jewelry making have evolved and been accepted by a much wider audience as fine bead crafts. Look at the artists showing their work in any high-end craft show, and you'll find a healthy selection of artists...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Mar 17, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Embroidery, Peyote stitch, Crystals, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Stringing, Glass Beads, Wire Jewelry, How To Bead, Seed Bead Patterns, Bead-weaving, Beading Tools, Mixed Media Jewelry, Bracelet Making, Bead Crafts, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • princess necklace

    Posted to Reader Photos by noodlebead on Aug 5, 2013
    Filed under: bead, Swarovski, beaded necklace, Swarovski Crystals, beading, seed beads, crystals, pearls, bead embroidery, beads, white, beadwork, pink, pearl, bead work, herringbone, art, artisan, butterfly, beads necklace, artcraft, beaded jewelry, 11/0, 4mm, Miyuki, bicone, Delica, 3mm, seed bead, 11/0 seed beads, glass beads, pinks, bead art, hand made, art craft, bead art, sead bead, Bead necklace, swarovski crystals, artbeads, hand made necklace, 15/0, beaded cabochon necklace fringed chinese garnet, 11/o seed beads, swarvoski crystals, Glass seed beads, 4mm Crystal, glass cabochon, hand made flower, glass pearls, connector, glass beads., clasp, miyuki beads, bead embroidery, cyrstals, swarovski crystals pearls, beaded embroidery, seed, seed bead jewelry, beading project, hearts, bead embroidered necklace, 11/0 delicas, art jewelry, seed-bead, Beadwoork, Beaded mbroidery, Pearl Glass Beads, Miyuki Japanese seed beads, glass sead beads, bead stitching, bicones, glasscabochons, beading technique, Wedding Necklace, bead jewelry, white pearls, beading necklace, seed bead necklace, C-lon, beaded jewellery, Handmade necklace, artisan beaded jewellery
  • Bead Embroidery "The White Enchantress" Bib Necklace

    The White Enchantress was handmade using sterling silver-plated filigree stampings and flowers in combination with clear white lucite flowers and leaves. Crystal AB Czech crystals and rhinestone button and clasp. Embellished with silver and white seed beads and freshwater pearls. Hope you like it! -...
    Posted to Reader Photos by Catherine Taylor on Sep 21, 2012
    Filed under: crystals, bead embroidery, lucite, white, beadweaving, stampings, filigree, Silver Plated, rhinestones, Freshwater, lucite flowers, lucite leaves, the white enchantress
  • 'Purple Haze' beaded wall art

    Raised texture beaded art piece. A combination of Swarovski crystals, pearls, shells, glass beads and seed beads.
    Posted to Reader Photos by SandyPFG on Jun 20, 2011
    Filed under: crystals, pearls, bead embroidery, bead art
  • The red-gold necklace

    A necklace I designed and made for a friend, based on her sari. The base is velvet with crystals and bead embroidery on the locket and some beaded beads for the chain and the earrings.
    Posted to Reader Photos by cherrytreebaby on Feb 6, 2011
    Filed under: seed beads, crystals, bead embroidery, beaded beads, velvet
  • akai hana

    flowers in resin beadembroidery
    Posted to Reader Photos by mamurasaki on Apr 11, 2010
    Filed under: flowers, Pendant, Swarovski, crystals, red, bead embroidery
  • Midnight Garden Cuff

    Designer: Lynn Davy Published: November 21, 2008 Technique: Peyote Stitch, Bead Embroidery, Fringe A formal garden of sparkling flowers bloom on a peyote stitch black cuff with an elegant crystal border. This project uses an odd-count peyote stitch technique developed by Cynthia Rutledge and discussed...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Michelle Mach on Nov 19, 2008
    Filed under: Fringe, Peyote Stitch, Bead Embroidery, bracelet, crystals, Interweave Free Beading Project
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