Jewelry

How to Make Macramé Friendship Bracelets

How to Make Macramé Friendship Bracelets

This fantastic friendship bracelet project was created by our Jewelry Ambassador, Sarah Millsop, and we thought it was the perfect way to show your bff how much they mean to you! What better way to cement a fabulous friendship, than by creating something handmade and beautiful for […]

Kumihimo Braiding: How To Use Your Kumihimo Disk!

Kumihimo Braiding: How To Use Your Kumihimo Disk!

Have you heard of Kumihimo braiding? In Japanese, the word ‘Kumihimo’ means gathering threads. In jewellery-making, the art of kumihimo braiding can be combined with beads to create some truly stunning pieces of jewellery… which is exactly what Sarah Millsop does in her latest project! […]

Make Your Own Garden Wind Chime: Step by Step Project + Video

Make Your Own Garden Wind Chime: Step by Step Project + Video

Crafting for the home is a fantastic way to combine one of your favourite hobbies with making your home a prettier place to be! And whilst the weather’s warm and we’re all enjoying spending long summer evenings in the garden, what better craft project to […]

Make Your Own Corsage: A DIY Prom Project [+ Video Tutorial]

Make Your Own Corsage: A DIY Prom Project [+ Video Tutorial]

Have you ever wondered why women wear corsages in the first place? Corsages have been around for a while! In ancient times, flowers were worn to special events to ward off evil spirits, while in more recent times they served as a token of love […]

How to Make a Crystal Dragonfly [Sarah Millsop]

How to Make a Crystal Dragonfly [Sarah Millsop]

You can make your crystal dragonfly in any size and embellish the wings with more or fewer bicone beads. Why not try adding seed beads for more color and detail? – Sarah Millsop

How to Make a Beaded Spider [Sarah Millsop]

How to Make a Beaded Spider [Sarah Millsop]

You can make your beaded spider in any size and color you like. Attach to brooch backs or use as embellishments for your home decor… they are fun and simple to create, and a great use of leftover beads! If you want to wear your […]

How to Make Square Stitch Emoji Earrings 😎😜😍

How to Make Square Stitch Emoji Earrings 😎😜😍

The square stitch is such a versatile stitch to learn! It gives you the same finish and appearance of a ‘loomed’ piece of beadwork, without having to secure several threads. We always start with the longest, or widest, row in the design. It’s easier to […]

How to Make Bead Embellished Bugs [Sarah Millsop]

How to Make Bead Embellished Bugs [Sarah Millsop]

You can create any type of bug, fly or beetle with this beading technique, so there are no right or wrong patterns or designs. You can even free-form and get creative with your critters! 🐜

Patriotic Necklace & Handmade Couture Gift Box

Patriotic Necklace & Handmade Couture Gift Box

Create a stylish and patriotic jewelry piece that can be worn all year round. Want to give it as a gift? We’ve also got the perfect gift box die for you, easily personalized with die-cut letters. (Shhhh…these are all from the Couture Christmas range, but […]

Sarah Millsop’s Criss Cross Crystals Necklace

Sarah Millsop’s Criss Cross Crystals Necklace

A perfect project for any crafter! Criss cross crystals are simple and a beautiful introduction to some jewelry making essentials. This necklace makes a statement but in a subtle and elegant effect. You could make it with smaller beads… but you will need to use […]

National Craft Month Wrap-Up

National Craft Month Wrap-Up

It’s the final week of National Craft Month and we’re wrapping up with deals across every kind of craft. If you missed our other deals for National Craft Month, now’s the time to jump into the fun with the final week of craft celebration!

New To You – Jewelry Making

New To You – Jewelry Making

Join us during National Craft Month as we try a new craft every week! This week we’re getting bead crazy with New to You – Jewelry Making! Jewelry making is a creative craft that lets you wear and showcase your creations. We’ve collected projects, videos, […]