We've got the charts and know-how to assist you with your beading creations.

Discover the answers you've been looking for with the EncycloBEADia® Resource. Expert advice on beads and jewelry-making, a dictionary of industry-terms, gemstone information, beading articles and more!

Beading Dictionary

What's a "finding"?

A quick look here and you will find out more about the different components used for making jewelry.

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Jewelry Making Charts and More

Learn how the pros lay out their patterns in advance.

Plan your jewelry designs with our charts and tools.

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Gemnotes:Gemstone Info

Notes on your favorite gemstones with design possibilities and much much more!

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Jewelry-Making Articles

If you're looking to find out more about beading as a business, how bead shows work, where some of our exotic beads come from, and much more, this is the place.

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Ask the Experts

We're here to help. Questions include jewelry-making techniques, business and marketing, ergonomic solutions and more.

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Simple Beading Tips

Simple tips to make your beading life so much easier!

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