Leah’s Holiday Season Palettes!

Hello Beady Friends!! So I must tell you... the holidays we celebrate at this time of year are simply some of my favorite. I'm reminded of family, yummy food, lovely - sometimes dazzling - decorations, and traditions near and dear to my heart. In today's blog, I'm going to provide some holiday-inspired color palettes that … Continue reading Leah’s Holiday Season Palettes!

NOVEMBER BIRTHSTONE: THE TERRIFIC TOPAZ!

Greetings Beaders, Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads! I’m excited to bring you the 7th installment of 12: Birthstones! At the beginning of each month I’ll bring you a blog that is chock-full of everything you might want to know about that month’s stone. Were you born this month? If so, you might take particular interest … Continue reading NOVEMBER BIRTHSTONE: THE TERRIFIC TOPAZ!

NOVEMBER BEAD CHALLENGE!

Hello Beady Friends! Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads.com! With how well my October Bead Challenge ("Purple with a Pop!") went over, I decide to throw you another bead challenge for November! Ok, so here's the run-down: Do you ever feel like you need a little push? Or perhaps some inspiration to think outside your box? … Continue reading NOVEMBER BEAD CHALLENGE!

Using NEW 2mm Swarovski Pearls to learn Right Angle Weave!

Hi Beady Friends! Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads! I have 2 questions for you: Have you had a chance to play with Swarovski's new 2mm pearls? Do you struggle with Right Angle Weave (RAW)? Well, you're in luck, because I'm here to show you how you can use these teeny tiny lovely pearls to … Continue reading Using NEW 2mm Swarovski Pearls to learn Right Angle Weave!

OCTOBER BIRTHSTONE: THE AMAZING OPAL!

Greetings Beaders, Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads! I’m excited to bring you the 6th installment of 12: Birthstones! At the beginning of each month I’ll bring you a blog that is chock-full of everything you might want to know about that month’s stone. Were you born this month? If so, you might take particular interest … Continue reading OCTOBER BIRTHSTONE: THE AMAZING OPAL!

OCTOBER BEAD CHALLENGE!

EDIT: Thanks to all who submitted work for this beading challenge! Please head on over to our Facebook page to view the album of submissions! November bead challenge coming...!   -Leah Hello Beady Friends! Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads.com! Today's blog is all about challenging yourself! Do you ever feel like you need a little … Continue reading OCTOBER BEAD CHALLENGE!

Project: Netted Beaded Bead!

Hello friends! Today I've got a fun little BEADED BEAD for you to make using a tubular Netting technique! These great little beads can be strung onto Soft Flex beading wire or wrapped onto head pins! You can have fun playing with many different color combinations. Let's get started! **NEWS: Check the Eureka Crystal Beads … Continue reading Project: Netted Beaded Bead!