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 push? Or perhaps some inspiration to think outside your box? (If so, I'm right there with ya!) What I wanted to do for today's blog, on the first day of … Continue reading OCTOBER BEAD CHALLENGE!
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!
Hello Beading Friends! Today I have another fun, easy, and fast project for you! Memory wire, but kicked up a notch! Today we'll use 2-strands of Memory Wire together along with just 3 other items - which makes creating color schemes for this project a total breeze - I'll even give you some suggestions! Let's … Continue reading Fast & Easy: 2-strand Memory Wire and IrisDuos!
Hello Beading Friends! Today I'm bringing to you a fun layered bracelet project that you're sure to finish easily in an evening of beading fun. I'm calling it Leah's Lavishly Layered Bracelet (say that 5 times fast!)...and it's a wonderful exploration of TEXTURE!! Here's what you'll need: Materials: Approximately (100) 4mm Swarovski Crystal Bicones Approximately … Continue reading Project: Leah’s Lavishly Layered Bracelet!
Greetings Readers (and Beaders!), thanks for stopping by for another blog from Eureka Crystal Beads. Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to the next jewelry artist we’re featuring for my monthly Artist Spotlight series! For the month of August we’re featuring Bead Artist Norma Jean Dell, who creates her sophisticated, yet playful, jewelry and tutorial patterns from … Continue reading AUGUST ARTIST SPOTLIGHT
Hello Beaders! Eureka Crystal Beads is now carrying... Toho Aiko beads! We've received our first shipment - just about 100 different colors!! - and I'm super excited to show them off to you. (If you want to know a little bit more about Aiko beads, check out the spotlight video I filmed earlier today about … Continue reading Casual Fun: Flat Peyote with Toho Aiko beads!
Hello Busy Beaders, Leah here from Eureka Crystal Beads! Have you seen the 2 newest shapes from the Czech Republic that we're carrying??! 2-hole StormDuo Czech glass beads 2-hole IrisDuo Czech glass beads Both of these fun shapes feature amazing colors (and we've chosen some of the most popular ones in which to start carrying … Continue reading What’s Leah Working on? (StormDuos & IrisDuos!!) And why I need YOUR input!