Style Snapshot: Making Braided Belts
Braided belts are a big trend and here are some great ideas to capture this style. Discover different materials and braids for the best-looking results.
Crocheting with Beads
Mixing beads with yarn, or in multiple sizes and colors is a popular design style. Yarn can be used in hand weaving, crocheting and knitting techniques to make projects that range from clothing to jewelry. The only limit is the size of the bead...
Style Snapshot: Tassel and Pom-Pom Jewelry
They're sprightly and sassy, elegant and chic, exotic and all-American. They're on purses and shoes and headbands and belts and jewelry, of course. Lots of jewelry. Pom-poms and tassels are a fun fashion trend that just keeps going.
Style Snapshot: Cord, Cord and More Cord
of all colors, materials and sizes is a fresh trend in fashion. Leather, nylon, satin and cotton are just a few cord options a designer has to choose from. The numerous material options combined with myriad of color options create endless design...
C-Lon® Beading Thread - The thread your beads are asking for!
Looking for a new, more durable way to weave or knot with beads? This article showcases C-Lon thread--and why it might be the answer you're looking for.
Style Snapshot: Macrame
While macramé isn't new by any means, this technique is seeing a surge in most-wanted jewelry, accessories and fashion as '70s and retro trends continue to revive. Macramé is a technique of knotting cord to produce a pattern similar to a lace-like...
Customization of Friendship Bracelets
Friendship bracelets aren't just for summer camp anymore! Friends hold a very special place in our lives. Now using your artistry, you can express how much your friend means to you by personalizing a piece of jewelry that beautifully represents your...
Thread, Cord and Wire Information
Confused about what stringing material to use? Use this informative article to learn the different brands of stringing materials and discover the best thread, core or wire for your projects to ensure you're getting the best results.
have been around for centuries. The word Shamballa represents the mythical kingdom that Tibetan Buddhists believe symbolizes enlightenment, peace and perfection. Shamballa bracelets are based on the traditional Catholic rosary beads which are...