The Ultimate Guide to Layering Necklaces

How to Layer Your Necklaces If you’ve picked up a Vogue magazine recently or have been scrolling through your Instagram feed, then you may have noticed that just about every fashionista has been adorning themselves with multiple layers of necklaces. While we truly believe that there is no right or wrong way to wear jewelry, … Continue Reading

Finish Off Your Stretchy Bracelet Like a Pro!

“How do you tie off your stretchy bracelet?” Want in on our simple trick? It’s all in the adhesive! After beading on all of your components to your stretch cord,  you want to finish off by tying a knot. We love using a surgeons knot to close the bracelet.  Then, comes the adhesive, G-S Hypo … Continue Reading

November Birthstones – Citrine + Topaz

For the lucky ones born in the month of November, they get the choice of beautiful Citrine or stunning Topaz as their birthstone. Citrine is a stone of positivity, prosperity, and success. It’s a variety of quartz that ranges from pale yellow to brownish orange in color. It has often been referred to as the … Continue Reading

Lava Beads & Essential Oils: How it Works…

Use Lava Beads to create a diffuser bracelet that will carry your therapeutic scents with you wherever you wear it. Pair the lava beads with some uplifting gemstone beads for an extra push. Lava beads are incredibly porous, which is why it works so well with essential oils. Grab a Q-Tip or simply use your … Continue Reading

Learn to Make a Chain Necklace in Minutes…

Attaching a Proper Closure to Your Chain If there is a creative skill that you can always use, I’d say it’s definitely adding a proper closure to your chain, especially if one breaks on you! The best part about chain is how easy it can be made into a necklace by adding a clasp and … Continue Reading

Yes, there WAS a Beadworks Fairfield

You’re Not Going Crazy, There Used to Be a Beadworks Fairfield After six wonderful years in business, Beadworks Fairfield is now permanently closed. For those of you who haven’t heard, we said our final farewell to our Fairfield location this past August. Fortunately, our sister store based in Norwalk, CT (just a 15-minute drive from … Continue Reading