Support small businesses during National Small Business Week!

What better way to bring attention to small businesses in the US than a national holiday week? President John F. Kennedy started National Small Business Week in 1963 by calling for the celebration of the backbone of our economy. Every year since, there have been functions and conventions held to promote small businesses and help … Continue Reading

Love and Sparkle on Valentine’s Day

We love our customers so we are giving a free demo for Valentine’s Day! It’s no doubt that people have been pretty tense and divided lately with the current state of affairs of our government. We think love is key no matter your political beliefs, so this Valentine’s Day we plan to show our love … Continue Reading

Tourmaline: The Gemstone of Many Colors

Tourmaline is without a doubt one of the most gorgeous and versatile gemstones known to mankind. Its name originates from the Singhalese phrase “tura mali”, which means “stone mixed with vibrant colors.” That’s because this semi-precious gemstone can be found in shades of blue, pink, green, and even black. Tourmaline can also have a chatoyancy similar … Continue Reading

Symbols in Jewelry and Buddhism: Endless Knot

The Endless Knot is a universal symbol of peace and enlightenment influenced by the Tibetan Buddhism’s Eight Auspicious Symbols. It is often used in jewelry, tapestry, and other art forms. The intertwined lines that overlap without a beginning or an end represent Buddha’s endless wisdom and symbolizes how all life matter on Earth are related … Continue Reading

Happy September! Sale on ALL Gemstone Strands

September is finally here, which means there’s a new, special sale. For the entire month, we are having a blow-out sale on all of our semi-precious and gemstone strands excluding our smooth and faceted rounds. That means anything from high end almond  teardrops to german cut saucer beads. 2+ gemstone strands = 20% OFF 3+ gemstone … Continue Reading

Beads Galore: Fall Gemstone Show

The changing season means cooler weather, new fashion trends, Autumn leaves, and new beads! Beadworks Norwalk will be having our Fall Gemstone show on Tuesday, Sept. 13th from 10am – 6pm and Wednesday, Sept. 14th from 10am – 3pm. We just received huge shipments of new treasures and we are excited to share them! You don’t … Continue Reading