Join Cara and I as we share our love of beading with you.  Posts include helpful beading tips and tricks we've learned over the years, new insights as we pick them up, and the occasional beading anecdote that made us smile.  Your welcome to join in the discussion!  Feel free to share your favorite beading tips or pose a general beading related question to us and our extended family of beading friends around the world.  This is also a great place to show off projects you've made with our Simple Bead Patterns.  We're always excited to "ooh and ahh" over what you've made.  Enjoy our blog and bead happy!

If a little is good, a lot is better!

If a little is good, a lot is better!

Some folks love to wear coordinating jewelry sets and collections.  This is jewelry that goes beyond “working together” (or not clashing with, or detracting from each other).  Coordinating jewelry purposefully carries a common look, style or theme.  Coordinating jewelry can be designed as a set or a collection.  What’s the difference? read more
Is it a Bracelet or Necklace?  Why not both!

Is it a Bracelet or Necklace? Why not both!

Ever wonder if a particular bracelet design could be made into a necklace - or vice versa? While it won't work with every design, many of our bracelet designs can be easily made into a necklace and vice versa.  Here's how to know which can be made into both a bracelet and a necklace. read more
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