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Chain Necklace by Thanh Tran

This exquisite necklace by Thanh Tran brilliantly showcases our new aluminum chain in a high end designer sample. The chain is available in seven sizes and in ten colours.  Thanh choose the gold family including the new cut chain available … Continue reading

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More Show Room Masterpieces – The UFO Beaded Crystal

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. Here is how … Continue reading

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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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Show Room Designs By Adela Kodonova

Before John Bead’s social media program began in earnest in 2011 we had a series of stunning jewelry and jeweled pieces created by one designer for the showroom.  I for one have always been mesmerized by these huge beaded balls in the … Continue reading

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Big Love Necklace by Fernando DaSilva

  This is yet another stunning necklace featured in our Swarovski Cafe (in the John Bead Showroom) which was designed by Fernando DaSilva. Last week I had the opportunity to remove it from the cabinet to take these pictures. All … Continue reading

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Double Bell Earrings – A How -To from Fernando’s Atelier

   The repetition of a single shape creates an interesting texture between a crystal bead and hammered cone. A simple pair of earrings to face the holiday crowd at the mall. Have fun! Designed by Fernando Dasilva for John Bead  … Continue reading

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New Clasps!

Thanh Tran made this wonderful bracelet to showcase a set of our new clasps. Here is a closer look at the new hook and eye round clasp.  They are available in silver, gold and gunmetal. You can also look at … Continue reading

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How to Feature A Tube Clasp

Here is some gorgeous eye candy from Fernando DaSilva!  He recently created this design and I asked to photograph it for the blog.  You are getting a sneak peak! I wanted you to see how Fernando turned this tube clasp … Continue reading

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Showroom Inspiration – Irregular Stick Shells

We found this fabulous jewelry set in the showroom storage area.  I was not able to discover who created it but did want to share it with you for inspiration. The necklace pendant dangle is just beautiful!  Shells and crystals. … Continue reading

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One of A Kind Showroom Necklace

Is there anything more exciting that a necklace that will stop traffic?  This is just one of the showroom samples created by Fernando DaSilva.  Last week he took it out of the showcase for me so I could study it. … Continue reading

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