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project by the beading room: downton waterfall chandelier earrings

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These earrings were inspired by a night of marathon Downton Abbey viewings on Netflix.  I scarcely remember making them I was so enthralled…. what you need: (just click on the links and add them to your cart on the site) 2 x sterling silver chandeliers waterfall (come as a pair) 2 x sterling silver post … Continue reading project by the beading room: downton waterfall chandelier earrings

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project by the beading room: lovin’ neon bracelet

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I have been eyeing these neon Swarovski pearls for a while now, waiting for inspiration.  Neon is all over the stores at the moment, and if you are not brave enough (like me!) to wear it in a large piece of clothing, this bracelet is an easy and fun way to add a bit of pop to … Continue reading project by the beading room: lovin’ neon bracelet

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12 days of beading (on the seventh day….)

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We have for you some fun and easy to make Swarovski Present Earrings! These are cute but classy little earrings.  Use different metal finishes for findings and different colors of crystal to personalize them as gifts for friends and family! You will need: 2x Antique Copper Plated Bead Bow 10x14mm by Tierracast 2x Swarovski 4mm … Continue reading 12 days of beading (on the seventh day….)

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A Preciosa Crystal Extravaganza with 25% off!

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Preciosa 10mm Bicones

We love Preciosa Crystal- its good quality, great value and wide range of colors gives a great affordable alternative to the other leading brand.  But they are no newbies when it comes to bead manufacturing…in fact, the Bohemian region of the Czech Republic have been making glass and crystal for hundreds of years! We would … Continue reading A Preciosa Crystal Extravaganza with 25% off!

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Crystal vs. Cubic Zirconia-Is There a Clear Winner?

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You are probably surprised to see us comparing Cubic Zirconia beads to Crystal beads. Most comparisons of CZ are made to diamonds because of they are meant to be a simulated replacement for the natural substance. But as beaders many of you will have seen CZ beads cut very similarly to the better-known crystal ones. … Continue reading Crystal vs. Cubic Zirconia-Is There a Clear Winner?

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