Category Archives: Preciosa Traditional Czech Beads

PRECIOSA Ripple™ In a Necklace Design

PRECIOSA Ripple™ by Aleksandra Lysenko PRECIOSA ORNELA presents a new pressed bead known as PRECIOSA Ripple™ under the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads brand. Today we will show you how fabulous this bead looks in necklace designs. The circular bead with a 12 … Continue reading

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Preciosa Ripple Bead

You are going to love this new bead! PRECIOSA ORNELA presents a new pressed bead known as PRECIOSA Ripple™ under the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads brand. The circular bead with a 12 mm diameter has a centrally located hole and an undulating surface on both … 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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Ideas For Cotton Wax Cord

From the moment we saw this amazing assortment of shamballa bracelets we knew that you would love our cotton wax cord collection. You may download a how to PDF from Preciosa from our website.  

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The Midnight Leaves Soutache Statement Necklace

Midnight Leaves This soutache statement necklace by Nancy Donaldson was commissioned to showcase our fabulous line of soutache cords.  The necklace was displayed in our “New Innovations” booth at the Craft and Hobby show earlier this month. In our It’s … Continue reading

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Have a Heart!

  This is just a small grouping of all the hearts (500+) in our catalog. We have many fabulous Swarovski hearts to choose from.   You can also select from some beautiful Preciosa heart pendants.

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Acrylic Hairbone Pipe Necklace and Earrings by Fernando DaSilva

This stunning new set of jewelry designed by Fernando DaSilva features an elegant and commonly used component used in crafts inspired by Aboriginal Cultures. Our hairbone pipes are made to match real animal bone with a durable acrylic base, which … Continue reading

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PRECIOSA Pellet™ & Thorn™ Bracelet Of Thorns

The PRECIOSA Pellet™ & Thorn™ collection at John Bead has had a line extension of 15 more colours. This summer I had the opportunity to study these two sample bracelets which are in our showroom. The combination of  PRECIOSA Pellet™ … Continue reading

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New Preciosa Villa Pressed Beads

We have new Preciosa Villa colours in the catalog!

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Show Room Bracelet from Adela Kodonova

Before John Bead’s social media program began we had a series of stunning jewelry and jeweled pieces created by one designer for the showroom.  These pieces were designed Adela Kodonova and you can read more about her here. What Adela had … Continue reading

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