Open Bezel Me!

We want to give you money! We will pay you to spread the beady word! Read more … Open Bezel Me! This will resinate for you mixed-media folks … Bezels – Open and Closed Found a couple more silicon molds too, for you to pour over, or into. Mulberry vs Elderberry? New Pearl colors from Swarovski. Which do you like better? Mulberry Pink or Elderberry? Tassel Caps & Other Findings These are 7mm (Inside Diameter) caps. The idea being that you can use them to make a nice cap on a tassel, be the tassel made of chain, silk, wool, …

InspirationFX: Sticks & Stones

Sticks and Stones Designed by: Dwyn Tomlinson I love these twig inspired links – it seems to me that there are so many possibilities for using them; I hardly know where to start! This very dainty necklace features the twig links, and rivolies – feel free to use your favorite color. You could also make this with more chain and only 2 links and one rivoli stone, or you could make matching earrings with a single link and a rivoli – assuming you like super long dangling earrings, and have the long neck to wear them! You’ll need these super …

Lasers!

Lasers! Back in the 60’s – when lasers were developed – so the story goes – the developers described them as “a solution looking for a problem.” Since then – all sorts of problems have come along that they have been solutions for – but I bet you have never thought of this one! Laser Etched Beads! This is something new – beads that have a coating, similar to AB and the other metallic and iridescent coatings, with a pattern etched into the coating with a laser. The work is so delicate that only the coating is effected – there …