Hellooooo Beaders! Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads!! I'm super excited (can you tell?) to show you a technique I love: Free-Form Peyote! The compilation image I've included here is comprised of some lovely examples I found when I did a Google Image search. Check out Google or Pinterest to find some amazing eye-candy … Continue reading Free-Form Peyote – PART 1
Hello Beaders! Leah here with another quickie project brought to you by Eureka Crystal Beads! If you've never used Memory Wire, you truly are missing out. This EASY to use stringing medium helps you whip up a fast bracelet in no time and you can create it with as many wrist-wraps as you want! Today … Continue reading Our Coordinated Mixes Make an EASY and STUNNING Memory Wire Bracelet!
Greetings Readers (and Beaders!), thanks for stopping by to read another blog from Eureka Crystal Beads.com. Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to the first jewelry artist we're featuring for my new monthly Artist Spotlight series! MIE LØVSTRØM is a jewelry artist based in Denmark whose work was quick to catch my eye. Her … Continue reading May Artist Spotlight!
Hello Beaders! Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads with a fun and EASY bracelet utilizing fantastic Swarovski Crystal Rivoli stones and simple stringing and crimping! Here's what you need: 10mm #1122 Gold Plated Sew On Round Rivoli Settings with 4-prongs (7-8 Qty) 10mm Swarovski Crystal Rivoli in Scarabaeus Green (7-8 Qty) 4mm Swarovski Crystal Bicones in … Continue reading Project: Fun EASY Rivoli Bracelet!
Happy Lovely-Spring-Day, Beading Friends! Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads with another helpful blog for you. Today, I'm going to give you some help with INSPIRATION and one of the best places to find it: The beautiful natural world around you! Let's talk about COLOR! Check out this quick "Nature" Google Image search I did. … Continue reading Finding your Inspiration in Nature!
Greetings Beaders, Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads! I'm excited to bring to you the first 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 … Continue reading May Birthstone: All About Emerald!
Hello Bead Lovers, Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads! I'm here to show you some of the steps to create this stunning mixed-metal suede and Swarovski Crystal lariat! If you're unfamiliar with this necklace style, it's a style that uses NO CLASP, but can simply tie or wrap around your neck! Depending on how long … Continue reading Project Inspiration: Make this Stunning Mixed-Metal Lariat!