Exclusive June Sale – Save BIG on Freshwater Pearls!

In honor of June’s birthstone, Beadworks will be having a MAJOR sale on pearls! Receive 40% off our entire selection of freshwater pearls. Now’s the time to stock up on freshwater baroque pearls, keshi pearls, coin pearls, and more! Fun Fact: Pearls are considered “baroque” when they have an unconventional shape, rather than the traditional … Continue Reading

Our Summer Bead Show Begins this Thursday!

Join us this Thursday from 10 am – 6pm for our fabulous bead show featuring NEW premium gemstones, pave beads, charms, and more! Shop through an incredible selection of top-quality gemstone beads in unique faceted cuts, as well as popular smooth rounds. Show Date Thursday, June 13th from 10 am – 6pm Location Beadworks Fairfield … Continue Reading

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