Proper Pearl Care

Tips for Caring for Freshwater Pearls Quality freshwater pearls should be handled gently and cared for properly in order to preserve its beautiful lustrous sheen. Failure to properly care for pearls may result in discoloration and/or chipping, and who wants that to happen?! We’ve decided to create a list of helpful tips that will hopefully … Continue Reading

Know Your Gemstones: Mystic Beads

There are so many spectacular gemstones that are created and mined from our Earth. Gemstones that are used in handcrafted jewelry are often drilled and referred to as beads. Beads come in many different shapes, sizes, colors, and specifications. For example, there are natural gemstone beads and enhanced gemstone beads. While some people prefer the … Continue Reading

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

If you were lucky enough to be born in November, then we’ve got great news for you. November babies have two amazing birthstones to choose from! To start, there’s the beautiful Citrine, a lovely and natural orange gemstone. Next, there’s the stunning Topaz which comes in a cool, sky blue color or a deep London … 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