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!
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!
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!
Hello, my friends!! "Excited" is not even the word for how I feel about Swarovski's newest innovations for "Fall/Winter 2019/2020" - if you could have seen my reaction... I believe I may have said "Holy moly! I can't even deal with how pretty these are!" (And there may or may not have been a small … Continue reading NEW FROM SWAROVSKI!! (Eeeee!!)
Greetings Beaders! Leah with Eureka Crystal Beads here with another free jewelry project for you! TWO projects, at that! The first project, a lovely bracelet idea, uses metal bead caps in a more traditional method - capping a bead, in this case, at both ends. The second project utilizes bead caps in a fun and … Continue reading Jewelry Design Ideas: Bead Caps!
A desire for experience over things is a modern-day mantra. We’ve become numbed by today’s technology-driven world, and there is a yearning to refocus on the human element, with its emotional, intellectual and spiritual demands. Craving connection, seeking authenticity and desiring what is real, we travel the world, experiencing new cultures and exploring new regions in order to learn, … Continue reading Swarovski Innovations Spring/Summer 2019
We all know (and love!) the simple but classic elegance of a string of pearls. And what's lovelier than getting that pearl feel and quality by using Swarovski crystal pearls? But take a look at runways from New York to Paris to Milan and you will find pearls paired in ways that are anything but … Continue reading Traditional Pearls Are Hip Again!