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…

Swarovski Crystal Holiday Designs

The sparkle and glitter of Swarovski is a perfect compliment for the magic and beauty of the holiday season. Make your festive statement with beautiful Swarovski crystal charms, pendants and earrings that are fun and so simple to make! With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start working on some festive designs…

Jewelry Color Trends for 2014

Allegoria This is the most daring trend of 2014. Stemming from the word allegory, which is defined as “a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through concrete or material forms” Allegoria is symbolic, ritualistic and sacred. The theme has a soul that conjures medieval and mythical spirits. The jewellery is allusive and sculptural with…

Summer 2013 Fashion Jewelry Inspiration for Beaders

Keeping one eye on your beadwork and another on the runway is hard work but in order to make sure your designs are stylish and cutting edge (and that they ultimately sell), it’s important to keep an eye out for jewelry trends. We’ve put together this run down of the best designer jewelry for this…

Best Summer Statement Earrings

This summer, statement earrings are all over the place. They are so much fun and really let your personality shine through with funky designs, bright colors and bold hardware. Check out some of the best styles this summer season. Use a variety of beads, both Czech glass and Swarovski and rhinestone chain to make similar…

Peacocking: An Eye Catching Finish

One of the most unique and sought after finishes, the Peacock Effect, is a rainbow-like effect applied to crystal or Czech glass that is reminiscent of the memorizing colors and stunning pattern of the peacock’s plumage. Peacock Eye is a custom coating on Swarovski elements that is applied aftermarket. Available in rivolis, twist beads and…

Trend Watch: Beaded Barefoot Sandals

The latest beading trend that’s come up on our radar here at Eureka is Beaded Barefoot Sandals for summer. Long popular for beach weddings, the Indian Style Barefoot Sandals have started to get really popular for this summer season and have even been popping up paired with shoes. Summer is the time to air out…

Great Gatsby Jewelry Style

The release of The Great Gatsby has stirred a new interest in Art Deco fashion and jewelry style. The beautiful costumes, the opulent lifestyles and parties depicted in the film have been inspiring a revival of a style that was so popular in the 1920s during the Jazz Age. You may be asking yourself, what…

Color Ideas with Swarovski Crystal Beads for Summer 2013

Summer is almost upon us and here at Eureka we’ve identified four color trends for Summer 2013 using Swarovski Crystal Beads and Pearls that work beautifully together for all your summer jewelry designing. Aztec Treasure uses cool blues evoking the waters of the tropics, highlighted with blazing oranges like a sunset. Cool as Ice is…

Swarovski Pre-launch Fall Winter 2014/15 Innovations

Natural Beauties SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS introduces its Pre-Season Fall/Winter 2014/15 product innovations. With the emphasis on neo-ecology—the socio-ecological impact of our actions on the environment—the overall theme, ‘Natural Beauties’, is inspired by the strength and fragility of nature. Softened, bleached-out tones convey a sense of nostalgia. Fashion-forward, blended colors reflect the changing seasons, merging glacial cool…