Meditation Beads

Meditation Beads by: Dwyn Tomlinson Beads can be soothing and meditative from sorting and organizing to stringing and wearing. This set came from the happy combination of colours that just called out to me. The impression jasper is such a lovely colour and turquoise is always beautifully accented by shades of red. And, of course, black looks great with everything. 😉 By now, you should be familiar with my current obsession with simple stretchy bracelets. Use the elastic-needle to quickly make them up. I tie the opelon doubled for larger beads like these in a surgeon’s knot, and then cover …

A Sparkly and Spooky Halloween

A Halloween special brought to you by our friends at Swarovski! Everyone can use a little sparkle. Don’t scare off your friends and neighbors this Halloween, show them your sparkle! Your creativity could win your own “treat bag” of SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS! Get inspiration and contest information here.   1st Prize: $500.00 worth of SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS2nd Prize: $250.00 worth of SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS3rd Prize: $150.00 worth of SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS There will also be a random drawing from all entries so everyone from the novice crafter to the advanced designer can have the chance to win! SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS are available at your local …

Easy and Glamorous bracelet for Mother’s Day

Just in time for Mother’s Day, we’ve brought in a huge selection of the Pavé beads from Swarovski Elements. Making jewellery really can’t get any easier than buying a Euro-style sterling silver bracelet and adding large hole beads from TierraCast and Swarovski Elements. Start with a beautiful sterling silver bracelet. Add large hole beads such as the new Swarovski beads available here and here. To see the rest of the Euro/Pandora Style beads we carry, take a gander over here. Here are some bracelets put together by Swarovski Elements: And here are some of product pictures from Swarovski Elements of …

Meet The Professor of Crystal!

Make sure not to miss the premiere of the newly released CYS online series starring the unrivaled Nick Regine as “THE PROFESSOR OF CRYSTAL”! The Professor of Crystal video series is suitable for everyone passionate about SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS and Do It Yourself. In each video The Professor gives expert instruction that makes it possible for every Do It Yourself crystal adicionado to achieve their own vision with SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS. The videos feature a range of topics including gluing, epoxy clay, hot fixing, soldering, mechanical application, basic jewelry making, felting and much more. Nick Regine, aka, The Professor of Crystal, has …