Floating Display Frames

I just want to rave on about these floating display frames. I didn’t get a lot of space to talk about them the other day when we rolled them out – so I just want to show you them in more detail – because I think these things are the bees knees. The first time I saw them was in a Swarovski promotional package – there was one of their big, honking crystal pendants, floating in space. Ok, I thought – that’s cool, but a vacuum formed package is kind of a luxury for the regular person like me. Then …

Stamp, Pour, and Die

If your creative musings are taking you off in other directions than straight beading – and why not? – then you’ll BEE happy to know – we have more of those options for you! In fact, we have a set of options to take you to the edge and right over the border, and if you are drawing a blank, we’re happy to provide a guide. That’s a set of border stamps, a shaped aluminum blank and a guidebook of stickers – that is! I love stamping on the aluminum – possibly because I tried the brass and copper and …

The Business Chat – Craft Show Displays

Ho ho ho, yes people, ‘tis the season. Christmas craft shows have begun and hopefully many of you have one or two on your calendar. Let’s talk about making each show a super success. First of all, what would you consider to be a successful show? Will you be happy if you cover your costs and don’t throw up from stress? Do you have a target dollar figure in mind? Do you want to pay for a month on the beach from your profits? We all have different goals and standards and you need to know yours before you set …