We’re OPEN!

Open for Business After many long weeks on lockdown due to COVID-19, our storefront is officially open again. We’re welcoming everyone back with open arms (from 6 feet away, of course). Come say hi and shop our new and revamped selection of sparkly gemstone beads, magical charms, precious findings, and more. New Store Hours  FOR … Continue Reading

Book a Virtual Shopping Visit

Virtual Shopping Visits We’ve created a fun virtual Beadworks experience to get you laced up with pretty gems, charms, and jewelry making supplies. Jewelry designers, hobbyists, and novice beaders can now shop for beads through Virtual Shopping Visits. Here’s how it works: Select your appointment time. Hannah, Briana, or Amy will video call you via … Continue Reading

Virtual Private Lessons

Learn Jewelry Making from Home We’re now offering virtual jewelry making lessons! Now is the perfect time to learn a new creative skill from the comfort of your home. Video lessons start at $15 for a 30-minute private session. First and foremost, you’ll definitely want to be in a quiet space with good lighting (a … Continue Reading

Gemstone Quality and Grading System

Gemstone Classification First, we must learn how gemstones are grouped in order to understand their grading system. Gemstone beads are classified by three main categories: Precious gemstones exclusively allude to Diamonds, Rubies, Sapphires, and Emeralds. Synthetic gemstones are manmade stones such as Opalite and Goldstone. Lastly, semi-precious gemstone beads refer to all other gemstones that … Continue Reading

Our TOP 5 Jewelry Inspiration Pics

TOP 5 Handcrafted Jewelry Inspiration We’re all trying to keep ourselves (and each other) in good spirits during this lockdown period. Thankfully, jewelry-making has been keeping us all calm and creative. In order to keep the inspiration going, our entire Beadworks family have been sharing pictures of our latest jewelry creations. Check out what some … Continue Reading

Gift Cards & Class Certificates Available

Support Small Businesses in Your Community Treat Yourself to a Gift Card or Class Certificate These are scary times but we hope everyone is safe, healthy, and sane. Jewelry making can be quite therapeutic during these stressful times and as a wise woman once told me, beads are cheaper than therapy. Throughout the coming weeks, … Continue Reading