Chakra Beads: What They Mean and How to Use Them

Align, Balance, Activate, and Unblock your Chakras You may know the chakras like the back of your hand, or maybe you’ve never even heard the word before. Regardless of your knowledge, we’ve always got you covered here at Beadworks. We love helping our customers find the gemstones that will meet their metaphysical healing needs. Then … Continue Reading

Tune Into All Things Heart Chakra

Open, Protect, Balance, and Realign Your Heart Chakra Energy. There are many ways in which we can work towards wellness and creating jewelry is our idea of a helpful approach that allows you to focus on your personal needs. Whether it be a Buddha Bracelet for worry, a Prayer Bead Necklace for strength, an elastic … Continue Reading

Silk is Great for Beading

Silk Cord The softness and stability Silk provides is one of the reasons it is very popular among beaders. You can make a simple necklace by stringing gemstone beads, or you can take it a step further and knot in-between each bead. Using the knotting technique, which can be learned in one of our Classes, you can … Continue Reading

Lava Beads + Essential Oils

Lava bead bracelets are also commonly known as diffuser jewelry. Diffusers can lift your mood, brighten your day, and improve your health. Lava is a porous material meaning it readily absorbs liquid. Just like all other essential oils, use a Q-tip or your finger to rub the oil over the surface of your wood or … Continue Reading

What Are Mystic Gemstone Beads?

Mystic Gemstone 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 … Continue Reading

Caring for Freshwater Pearls

How to Care 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