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

TEMPORARY STORE CLOSING

Keep Calm & Bead On Here’s what you need to know After much deliberation, we’ve decided that it’s in everyone’s best interest that we temporarily close our business. While Beadworks is a low-density and low-risk environment, we have a social responsibility to our customers, our staff, and our entire community to come together in solidarity … Continue Reading

Take Advantage of Our FLASH SALE!

FLASH SALE: Up to 50% OFF STOCK UP ON ALL YOUR BEADING NEEDS Planning to stay indoors for a while? Keep yourself busy! Save big on our Flash Sale this weekend: 20% OFF 2 gemstone strands 30% OFF 3+ gemstone strands 50% OFF 5+ gemstone strands *20% OFF plated and precious chains & charms, sterling … Continue Reading

Save the Date: Spring Bead Show

2020 Spring Bead Show We’re excited to announce that we’ll be hosting our spectacular Spring Bead Show in-store only! Join us Thursday, 3/5 and Friday, 3/6 to see our sparkly new beads and baubles from our most recent shopping haul at the Tucson Gem Show. We’ll have tons of colorful new beads, pave charms, pendants, … Continue Reading