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Scarabeaus by Jean Paul Gaultier for Swarovski

The Crystal Scarabaeus Green effect and Crystal Scarabaeus Green Pearl have also been designed by Jean Paul Gaultier for Swarovski to complement the Kaputt Collection. Inspired by the verdigris roof of the Paris Opera House, and by the scintillating metallic … Continue reading

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Swarovski Fall/Winter 2016/17

HIGHLIGHTS of the 2016/17 LAUNCH KAPUTT  DESIGNED  BY JEAN PSUL GAULTIER While the whole world strives for perfection, Swarovski discovers the beauty of imperfection, guided and inspired by none other than design legend Jean Paul Gaultier. Together with Swarovski’s own Design … Continue reading

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Carnival and Performing Arts Catalog!

This is the catalog many of you have been waiting for! For the first time in 60 years of business operations we are proudly launching a catalog exclusively dedicated to products used by the Carnival & Performing Arts segments. After … Continue reading

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Win a trip to visit Swarovski in Austria!

Win A Trip for Two To Visit Swarovski in Austria! John Bead is proud to announce your chance to win an unforgettable trip for two to visit Swarovski Headquarters and Crystal Worlds, the multi-media crystal museum in Wattens, Austria. 2015 marks a very … Continue reading

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Preciosa Ripple Beads World Launch!

There is a brand new design joining the Preciosa family of unique pressed glass beads. The Ripple(TM) bead launches world wide today and we have an outstanding collection for you to already see on our website!

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Rosary Components

We have a new collection of Rosary Components to add to our catalog.  They join our larger rosary category linked here.

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Tropical Muse by Brandi Jasmine

Tropical Muse by artisan Brandi Jasmine was commissioned by us for our 2015 events.  It was exciting to unveil her at the Craft and Hobby show this past weekend along with our brand new show booth. The theme was selected by … Continue reading

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Rings by Giovanna

John Bead Corporation has its roots within the Czech Republic and is Canada’s largest master importer of Czech glass beads, crystals and components. We are excited to announce our latest publication: “Rings by Giovanna” This manual is the first of a … Continue reading

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Are You Going to The Craft and Hobby Show?

John Bead will be there and we have two great workshops you can sign up for.  The conference registration begins tomorrow! Mega Show 2015: Conference & Education Artisan Workshop: Tropical Sensation Bracelet Friday January 9, 2015    3:30 PM – 5:30 … Continue reading

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