Jewelry-Making Tools: Flat-Nose Pliers

As a jewelry designer, it’s important to have a pair of good-quality flat-nose pliers in your toolbox. Flat-nose pliers are considered a multi-purpose tool when making jewelry. They can be used for manipulating wire, opening and closing jump rings, and smashing crimp beads. In addition, flat-nose pliers are especially handy for making perfect wire-wrapped coils. … Continue Reading

Jewelry Trend Forecast 2019: Tassel Earrings

At Beadworks, we’re all about keeping up with the latest jewelry trends of 2019. As the weather continues to get warmer, it’s no surprise that tassel earrings have been making a huge comeback. When we think of tassel earrings,  the three words that come to mind are boho-chic, free-spirited, and stylish. So whether you’re wearing … Continue Reading

5 Expert Tips for Beginner Jewelry Makers

We can’t think of a more satisfying feeling than designing and making your own jewelry. Making jewelry can be a relaxing, fun, and creative experience. In addition, it is one of the most diverse hobbies! There are so many branches within the world of jewelry-making, such as metalsmithing, wire-wrapping, bead looming, and so forth. Here … Continue Reading

Charms and their Symbolic Meanings

Beadworks carries a vast selection of plated, sterling silver, vermeil, and gold-filled charms. Adding one (or multiple) charms to a beaded bracelet can add truly character and new meaning to your lovely bracelet. Did you know that most of the charms we carry have symbolic meanings behind them? Here’s a list of some of the … Continue Reading

Gem & Bead Show This Week!

Dont Miss Our Gem Show! Our Spring Gem & Bead Show is happening this week. Get ready to be inspired, shop, and save with special show day only sales! We have strands of Blue Kyanite, a variety of Opal’s, all natural Turquoise, Sapphires, a rainbow of semi-precious gemstone strands, and all the glamorous or funky … Continue Reading

Chakra Jewelry at Beadworks

Chakra jewelry is a beautiful way to capture the power of the 7 Chakras are centers of spiritual energy that flow through the body. Each chakra is associated with the chakra’s colors and gemstones that help with chakra balancing, aligning and energizing. When your chakras are aligned and cleansed, you feel energized, balanced and well. … Continue Reading