Have you joined “The Beader’s Nook?”

Season’s Greetings, Beader Friends!! Today I wanted to tell you all about a fun new endeavor we’ve taken on over at Eureka Crystal Beads! As many of you know, we have a Facebook page for Eureka Crystal Beads where we post all sorts of fun giveaways, beading memes, Eureka news, and more! Well, we have…

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…

Coming Soon: DIY Swarovski Pearl Necklace Kits!

Here is a sneak peek at two brand new designer Swarovski pearl necklace kits that will be available from Eureka in two weeks! Available in red and green, these original DIY kits include everything you need plus instructions to make one of these gorgeous three strand necklaces. Bold and perfect for summer time, the red…

DIY Summer Jewelry Tutorial Collection

Summer is just around the corner and it’s the perfect time to try your hand at making some of the season’s trendiest jewelry to show off with your cute summer outfits. Whether your style is classic, boho or somewhere in between we’ve collected some of the best jewelry tutorials below so that you too can…

Wholesale Farfalle Seed Beads

Farfalle seed beads, also called butterfly beads or bowtie beads, are little beads with a shape reminiscent of a dog bone (or a butterfly or bowtie). In essence,ย these seed beads have a bit of a dip in the center through which they are strung, and flare out on the edges. This allows the beads to…

Swarovski Crystal Hearts for all of your Valentine’s Day Projects

Hello Love-Birds! Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s the right time to get started on some fun Valentine’s Day themed jewelry projects! The effervescent beauty of aย Swarovski Crystal Heart Pendant is the perfect element to use as a centerpiece for your Valentine’s DIY jewelry project. Swarovski also makes a line of designer…

How to Tell the Quality of Silver Findings

Recently at Eurekaย we have begun carrying high quality sterling silver findings and as a result we’ve learned a lot more about the business of silver. Since the market for this precious metal is so volatile and confusing, we thought we’d share some of the things we’ve learned so that you can be sure that you’re…

Everything You Need to Know About Clasps

One of the often overlooked elements of a good piece of jewelry is the clasp. Beginning designers sometimes have so much fun designing and working with the beads of a piece that the clasp is left out of the designing process. However, it’s tremendously important that you choose the right clasp for a piece of…

Shop Eureka on Small Business Saturday

Today is Black Friday and everyone is getting their great deals at the mall but did you know that tomorrow is Small Business Saturday? Small businesses are vital for the economy and helped scores of people build lives for themselves in America. Some day owning your own business is the quintessential American dream. At Eureka…

Best DIY Jewelry Card and Gift Box Tutorials

With the gift giving season just around the corner, handmade jewelry is one of the best ways to give a personal gift that will be highly appreciated. We’ve got lots of great ideas for fun projects that you can make that will make excellent gifts in our Tutorials section, but in this blog post we’re…