20% off – Czech Seeds, Kumi-stuff, Carrier Beads

In case you missed it –  wouldn’t want you to miss a sale! BTW – if you see something sold out – feel free to email us and ask when we will have it back in. We might be able to get it in a day or so. Sale – one week only – June 13-19 – Selected Czech Seedbeads and Kumihimo tools and findings. Czech 16/0 Seedbeads Czech 15/0 Charlottes Czech 13/0 Seedbeads Czech 11/0 Seedbeads Czech 10/0 Seedbeads Czech 9/0 Seedbeads Czech 8/0 Seedbeads 7/0 Matubo Czech 6/0 Seedbeads Czech Larger Seedbeads Czech Charlottes Czech 12/0 Cut Czech …

10+ and QCC at BeadFX

(and 20% off Czech seedbeads and Kumi stuff for one week only) Silver-Filled 10+ Wire from ParaWire You asked, we answered. Ok, our first answer was “huh? Whut?” But then we looked it up, and decided that the folks who were asking were on to something! “ParaWire’s 10+ silver-filled wire is the perfect replacement for working with solid silver wire. 10% fine silver content, making it behave just like sterling silver wire – solderable, and patina-able – but for a fraction of the price of sterling or solid fine silver.” Well – hot damn! Sounds like a winner to me. …

An Appetite for Apatite?

This week, we ask the questions that no one wants the answers to. We want to know, do you have an appetite for Apatite? The rich selection of tranquil blues; do they call to you? Or are you Mooning for Moonstone? Soft subtle shimmers of peach moonstone – it’s peachy keen! Or are you obsessed with Obsidian? Got your eye on some Green Eye Dzi beads? Agape for more Terra Agate? Dead Serious for Dead Soft sterling wire? 14ga baby – that is 1.65mm momma! Whoa! Orrrrr, wait for it, are you quartz sure you are ready for this? Tanzanite …

Pearls, Pearls, Pearls

Any night, and I need a sight My beading pattern and a magnifying light Handful of findings and a snack to bite But what I need to make it right are those Pearls, Pearls, Pearls Long Pearls and Baroque Sticks Pearls, Pearls, Pearls Random Shapes and Colour Mix Pearls, Pearls, Pearls Get a strand or maybe six Trick or Treat – Pearls are so sweet In the cold, or in the heat Freshwater Pearls – they can’t be beat But they’re the best strung up so neat! Pearls, Pearls, Pearls 😉 Cheers! Bulk Bags of Carrier Beads. A lifetime supply! …

TierraCast and Restock on Flying Stones

First the restock! Fancy Jasper (also known as Rainbow Jasper) restock – we haven’t had this in awhile. The translucency and glossiness of this stone kicks it up a notch from most jaspers. Restock on the Terra Agate that is so beautiful and was such a hit in April that it flew out the door! And restock on the Dzi beads – which also flew out the door! Are you at peace now – one with the universe now that you can get those beads you missed? Repeat after me – Ohhhm – Watt? Is meditating too shocking? Well – …

It’s good to be the Queen!

Hem, hem, hem. Ay very warm welcome to you all. Ay hope you all are planning to have ay fabulous holiday weekend – to celebrate my natal day, day of birth, the day of glorious me. I am amused. I am so amused, I am here to say – 20% off Swarovski Crystals and Pearls. So that you too can make yourself some queenly goodies. Just this weekend, May 17 – 21 – save 20% off Swarovski Crystal Beads and Pendants, and Pearls, both fresh and imitation. Rule Britannia! Rule BeadFX. Long Live the Beads! P.S. Also, Diamonds are very …

Moth-Man sighted at BeadFX

Oh my – the cater-pillar of society has transformed into the Goth Moth! What an amazing focal piece this is! We have a bunch of really awesome pieces this week – very limited quantities, so you know you won’t be seeing them on every neck on the street – BUT – you might have to wrestle the staff to get to them. Art Nouveau Lives! The sensuous spirit of Art Nouveau is alive and well and hanging out in the garden, all wrapped in vines and flowers. I just washed my hair and can’t do a thing with it! Really …

Mighty Amazon-ite and other Mighty-Fine Stones

The Amazon-ite twins, Matte and Glossy, ready to leap to the jewelry rescue – saving you from lack-of-inspiration. The soothing soft sea foam colours would make a crab happy. Small in size but mighty in deliciousness … these are mites of beads – like these 4mm Lapis Lazuli or these Tourmaline Mixes Not just the Amazon is mighty though – these 14.5mm Black Rutilated Quartz beads are large and lovely. As are these 11x15mm Tumbled Nuggets – Green/Brown Prehnite And these: Stone Beads – 10x14mm Oval Barrel – Prehnite (strand) And These: Stone Beads – 7.5-10mm Nuggets – Citrine (strand) …

April Showers bring May … Pearls

Should your Mom be the girl with the pearl(s)? Or should it be you? With all that water out there – there might be oysters growing pearls at the bottom of my garden. I’m scared to look. I’m sure I heard the Jaws theme when I slogged out to inspect my daffodils – which are fast mutating into water lilies. If you’d prefer to stay warm and dry – we have a lovely selection of Big Hole pearls for you this week. With their 2.5mm holes – you can make leather bracelets – very handsome, put them on cord, or …