tugumuda on January 29th, 2011

We see many beautiful gem bead jewelry pieces, created by numerous jewelry designers – famous to hobbyist. Most of these people are very creative artists in their design, but many of them know little, or nothing, about the materials they are working with, and this can lead to disasters. This series will try to help [...]

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tugumuda on June 25th, 2010

How To: Make a Simple & Stylish Pendant
You will need the following materials:
(a) one Bead
(b) one headpin
(c) Snap on Bail

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tugumuda on November 21st, 2009

The first thing you will want to do when stringing your necklace or bracelet is select the appropriate size and length of thread for your beads. I prefer to use griffin beading silk that comes on a card with a needle attached. It comes in a variety of sizes and colors so it [...]

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