As The Bead Turns is a new weekly feature we are bringing you to keep you updated on the latest news and drama happening on other blogs in the bead world. Here are some links to other bead blogs that have entertained, inspired, and educated us this week:
necklace by Andrew Thornton
Andrew Thornton battled through a cold last week by becoming inspired by our Mermaid Grotto challenge theme! Check out all five necklaces he brilliantly designed this week, all full of gorgeous art beads!
Margot from the Impatient Blogger shares a FREE project from her fantabulous new book, Sparkletastic! Feel lucky? You should!
Paper Clip Necklaces, Dolly Parton in 9 to 5, taking memos – if you can think of anything related to the office, Jen at the Naughty Secretary's Club wants to know about it.
With summer here, the heat is on, but Tammy at Jewelry and Beading is already thinking of the holidays and offers a Goofy Reindeer ornament project.
It wasn't easy to make "Queasy"! Cyndi at Bead-Arts shares some of the design dilemmas she encountered in entering the Land of Odd's Ugly Necklace contest.
Candie from the Savvy Crafter shares some wine charms that she made with objects she's collected in China.
Jean Yates shows "A Study in Teal" , a never before displayed "Party Dress Bracelet". Party Dress Bracelets, or "Party Bracelets", are one of her signature designs. Two of these were shown in Belle Armoire Magazine's Salon. Dress up every day! Life's a Party!