Category Archives: Pressed Glass Beads

New Buddha Pendants!

We have three new pressed glass pendants. They feature polished and frosted glass detailing you are going to love.

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Halloween Inspiration!

Don’t be frightened to plan your Halloween projects, classes or costumes!  We have plenty of beads, skulls, trims, feathers, masks, sequins and more to make this occasion easy to organize.   Here are a few of my favorite things for Halloween costumes, jewelry and … Continue reading

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New Preciosa Villa Pressed Beads

We have new Preciosa Villa colours in the catalog!

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Flat Leather and Beads

I wanted to lighten my mood with a pastel colour that reminds me of warmer days. There are so many pink czech beads to choose from.  I used a mixed bag as well as two sizes of round beads. I … Continue reading

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Trend Alert – Are You Seeing Butterflies?

I have been seeing butterflies everywhere I look right now.  Have you? Entire butterflies, parts of butterflies and wings are constantly catching my eye. They are being cut from so many different fibers and materials. Naturally I am very interested … Continue reading

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Neon Czech Seed Beads!

The gorgeous PRECIOSA neon seed beads are in!  

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New Colours for Ori Crystal Collection

Available in 6,8 and 10mm sized beads and in 8inch strands!

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Pretty Glass Bead Collections

This pressed glass bead collection is easy to string.  No matter how you select your beads the finished strand is gorgeous. I can use this bag to create several different projects. This new choker is a very pretty way to … Continue reading

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Pressed Glass beads and Metal Complex Bezels

This necklace features a few of my favorite items at John Bead:  Pressed Glass Peacock Metallics and a handmade bezel from the Metal Complex line. I can’t walk by the Peacock Metallics without picking them up.  They reflect light and … Continue reading

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