New Czech PRONG Beads and new CzechMates: 3-hole BEAM beads & 2-hole CABOCHON beads

January is a busy month for beading. We are all trying to get ready for the next season, Tucson show starts at the end of the month and, as almost every year at this time, we are anxiously waiting for the launch of the new glass beads from the Czech Republic. It seems like there is … Continue reading New Czech PRONG Beads and new CzechMates: 3-hole BEAM beads & 2-hole CABOCHON beads

CzechMates are very popular but one-hole Czech Glass Beads are standing their ground

Beading and the beading industry have been revolutionized by the introduction of two-hole and four-hole beads.  Most of us use them all the time and we continuously find new applications for them. Beading has become fascinating, challenging and more fun than ever. Using the same selection of  CzechMates, two beaders may arrive at designs so different that … Continue reading CzechMates are very popular but one-hole Czech Glass Beads are standing their ground