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Elaine Ray recently did a post here on Art Bead Scene called Embellish Yourself encouraging everyone to "Embellish" their clothing and themselves. Shelley Nybakke, owner of "The Bead Parlor" in Bloomington, Illinois added her idea to the bunch, the Crocs above beaded with some of Elaine's handcrafted ceramic beads. thanks Elaine and Shelley!
Bead Arts Bead Arts brings you another artist profile, this time of Olivia Competente's gorgeous mixed media jewelry.
Katie's Beading Blog Check out this idea for a fun, versatile necklace and bracelet set using gemstones and Swarovski crystals.
Naughty Secretary Club In her quest for continuing education in the business world Jen attended a Women in Command breakfast where the key note speaker was jewelry designer Kendra Scott. Read the recap with oodles of tips on running a successful business.
PearlEsq. Robin's got more frames to show off from the recent Ranger U class and some tips and techniques on how to work with your stamps!
Savvy Crafter Candie crochets the day away with her students to make multi-strand necklaces. Bead one, Crochet two, anyone?!?!
The Impatient Blogger Did Margot finish spinning her daunting straw pile before her tropical getaway? Click here to find out and to read about the Swarovski Tucson Event this year!
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