Tag Archives: Step by Step

Spelling Secrets with Semi Precious Stones

In the current issue of Perles et Cetera, a premier French publication for jewelry makers, we have a new semi precious project step by step.  This is the English translation. Designed by Carmi Cimicata for John Bead Corp. and Perles … Continue reading

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Candy Corn Earrings With Swarovski

Instructions Step 1: Cut wire into two equal pieces 18” long. Step 2: Load onto one piece of wire 13 Swarovski XILION Beads art. 5328 4 mm Sunflower. Moving 6 Beads off to one side and keeping the 7 remaining Beads … Continue reading

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Wicked Witch of the West Earrings

These earrings are a Swarovski “Mini Project” and a wonderful design for the upcoming holiday season!  We’ll be posting many more over the next few weeks! Step 1: Using one head pin, slide on one pearl, one sew on (coated … Continue reading

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Cali Beads Project!

Cali beads have been flying out of our warehouse!  We are now celebrating their arrival in vials with a new project by seed bead pattern expert Debra Schwartz. Just click on the image above to download the “Little Cali Beaded Bead” project PDF.

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DiamonDuo Free Earring Project

We spent time with our friends from BeadMaster in their booth at the Bead and Button show this month. Jack Davenport was demonstrating how to make these beautiful earring components with DiamonDuos. He shared the PDF with us and now … Continue reading

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Lush Green Multi Length Simply Stylish Necklace

By Carmi Cimicata for John Bead Corp and Perles Et Cetera This is the English translation for this project which appeared in the magazine in French. When Pantone announced that the 2017 Colour of the year was GREENERY, I was … Continue reading

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