Beads Basic - Introduction to Beading


Beading - Mastering the Basics 

bead earringsIf you love to bead, you would agree that there are many fascinating beads and beading techniques available for you to use your creative skills to whip up a masterpiece of your own.

There are many different types of beads - glass beads, wooden beads, crystal beads, metal beads, for you to choose from in your design. You can use different beads to create special projects for different occasions. E.g. a Santa Claus Christmas necklace.bead earrings

Depending on the occasion, you can even create wonderful wedding jewelry pieces.

Sources for beads - Local retailer or bead shop or online beads merchants such as - Your online bead store or   Jewelry & Beading Supplies at  

Do You Know?

Proper Lighting is important in beading. Not only does it helps you to differentiate the colors correctly, it also help you to see the details of your project better.


OTT-Lite® TrueColor (TM) is a good work lamp which you might consider investing in. Not only do you protect your eyes, you also avoid eye strains.




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Beading Magazines / Guides

Beading Books

Types of metals used in findings

Earring Projects

Bracelet Projects new projects!

Watch Projects

Necklace Projects

Bags Projects

Mobile Phone Accessory Projects


Beading techniques

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Beading supplies

Beginner beading corner

Beading Tools!

Beading Products

Choosing the right beads


Healthy beading:

Care for your shoulders & musculoskeletal system

Care for your eyes

Ergonomics tools

Color combination



Beading websites

Tips for Newbies

History of Beading

Building your beading business

Beads Shop