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January/February 2019

Crystal AB faceted drops have been restocked

I will be teaching three classes at the Bead & Button show

Double Dagger Lariat

Bauble Bracelet


7 new colors of Diamond/Gem Duo Beads

December 2018

NEW ITEM - Etched Seed beads from Czech

New Pattern - Netted Ornament/Pendant

Super Snips are back in stock just in
time for gift giving for the Holidays

5 new Quarter Tila Colors
Making a total of 31 colors

September/October 2018

New Pattern - Fill In The Blank Netting

July/August 2018

Three sizes of AB Crystal Round Drops

7 new colors of Quarter Tila

Estate Find! - Hanging Chandalier parts


June 2018

NewDagger Lariat Kit
NewTila3 Bracelet Pattern

May 2018

New 18mm Rivoli Colors - Majestic Blue and Glacier over Majestic Blue
New lower price on all 18mm Rivoli

The size 6 Demi beads have arrived - 21 colors

April 2018

13 new colors of Mini Diamond Duo


 Plus a Free ornament/Pendant pattern with purchase of Diamond Duo or Mini Diamond Duo beads.

Or $4 without purchase of Diamond Duo beads

New pattern - Tila Knot Necklace
Uses all three sizes of Tila beads

Now available - Tila Beads

March 2018

Miyuki Picasso beads now available in size 15

Mini Diamond Duo Beads in 13 colors

More colors of Zoliduo beads have been added

Seven new colors of Diamond Duo Beads

Four new colors of Miyuki Long Magatama's

The Beadventure trip to Czech is filling up fast.
September 23- Oct 6
Only one spot left. Join Doris to see how beads are made
and explore the fantastic Czech countryside!

 January 2018

Toho Permanent Finish mixes are back in stock with
the addition of sizes 6 and 15

NEW ITEM - Czech Two Hole Daggers
22 colors - many with an etched finish

 December 2017

NEW ITEM - Quarter Tila's have arrived

NEW ITEM - ZoliDuo's have arrived

- Swarovski Bracelets were $12.50 now $6

Sale - All Swarovski Earring and Pin kits $6-10 off

Gift Idea! Super Snips - Cut Fireline like it is butter!

Sale - Endless Loom - $20

 July/August 2017

NEW ITEM - Swarovski #4200 Sphinx Eye Fancy Stone in two sizes

Sale $5.00 - Ring and Earring kits

Eight new colors of Super Duo's - Duets + Metallic

20 new colors of size 11 Demi beads
24 new colors of size 8 Demi beads

New thicker Kumihimo disks and weighted bobbins

Fiber close out sale
Needle felting tools and equipment - 40% off
Felted beads - 35-40% off

 June 2017

The new Gem Duo beads have arrived
They are the same size as the Diamond Duo's but have great new
Backlit colors

New Pattern - Russian Demi Bracelet
uses Demi Beads

New Kit - Floating O's Necklace
uses Demi beads

New Pattern - Diamond Bracelet
uses Diamond Duo or Gem Duo

 May 2017

Getting ready to go to the Bead & Button show
June 8-11 in Milwaukee
Booth #820
Bead Estate Sale!

 March 2017

New Kit now available in three colors
Triangle Trek Necklace


New Pattern now available
Demi Spiral Bracelet

 January 2017

 New Item
2 - 6 strand Slide clasps that you can
finish with Delica's.
Available in gold and silver

New Item - Tee Beads by Preciosa
plus 4 free patterns for using them

New Swarovski sizes and colors
Article 4627 - large rectangle - Burgundy and Heliotrope
Article 4675- 23mm Octagon in Purple Haze

New colors of size 10 Delica Beads

 December 2016

Free bracelet pattern using Two-Hole beads on the Endless Loom

Free pattern for the Demi Beads

Free pattern for the Diamond Duo Beads

New item - Oval Rivoli in several colors

50% off Closeout Sale on Size 15 Triangles

New colors -
1.5mm cubes - Large peanut beads - Super Duo Beads

 September - October 2016

New Item -The Endless Looms have arrived

 August 2016

Sale on discontinued kits and patterns - new ones just added

Size 15 Czech Charlottes - 24K gold and Sterling

Free pattern from Bead Master using the 5mm flowers

 June - July 2016

New Item Swarovski Sun Pendants in 3 sizes
Watch for a pattern using the largest pendant - coming soon

New Item Toho Demi Round Seed Beads in 2 sizes

New Item Miyuki Picasso seed beads in 3 sizes

New Swarovski Rivoli colors
12 & 14mm Rose Gold, Scarabaeus Green, Metallic Sunshine
18mm Iridescent Green

Beadventure trips for 2017 are now ready for booking!
Czech Republic April 16-29, 2017 (only two spots left)
Shop Vintage in Providence, RI May 13-19, 2017

Three New Kits:

Dragon's Tail Necklace
Dragon's Tail Bracelet
Flowing Vine Lariat

Three NEW colors Diamond Duo
All colors back in stock as of June 6

and a new bracelet pattern using them

 March - April

The NEW Diamond Duo Beads have arrived! 25 colors
Plus free patterns to use them!

NEW Super 8 Beads have arrived! 30 colors

New Pattern - Spiral Ndebele using two hole beads

November - December 2015

Two new storage systems for
small items and projects

NEW ITEM - Small Bead Board with cover

New Toho Semi Glazed colors have arrived - size 8 and 11

Many more
Mini Super Duo in the latest shipment

September - October 2015

We hit the Jackpot! 18 more
Mini Super Duo
colors arrived in today's shipment (September 16th)

More colors of Super Duo Mixes
plus 3 new colors of Super Duo

Stay Tuned - more Mini Super Duo and
Semi Glazed size 11 and 8 on the way

July-August 2015

New Kits From classes taught at Bead & Button
Monte Bangle
Split Tila Necklace
Double Triangle Necklace

The Mini Super Duo beads have been ordered and should be here
late July - early August.
10 colors have arrived as of July 28th
6 more added August 22nd

3 new colors of Super Duo Mixes

The new Toho semi-glazed size 11's and 8's have arrived

May 2015

New colors of Super Duo Beads

New colors and shapes - Swarovski stones
1122 12-14-18mm Rivoli Glacier Blue over Lt Siam
Vintage 4665 Octagon stones in two sizes

New Kits - Floral Ndebele Bracelet
Almost Double Spiral

February 2015

New Item - Czech flower beads

January 2015

2 New colors of Czech large Peanut beads

5 New colors of Super Duo Beads

The vintage German pearl necklaces
have been marked down to $9.00

August 2014

24 colors of Half Tila Beads

June - July 2014

New colors and sizes of slide clasps have just arrived

NEW ITEM - Half Tila Beads are here!

We also carry several other
two hole beads that are not listed
on the web site as the stock keeps changing.
If you need two hole - bricks - lentils - squares - triangles
just email to see what we have in stock

April - May 2014

NEW Kit - Galaxy Pendant or Necklace
Now also available in Green

Pewter Key

Out of production Swarovski
Article # 4866 - 8mm

New sizes and shapes of
lobster clasps

Toho Permanent finish seed bead MIX in size 8 and 11

February - March 2014

NEW ITEM - Japanese Large Peanut Beads

New - Giant Lobster Clasps in 2 colors

New Czech Buttons

July-August 2013

NEW ITEM - Shankless button cabs

New Article - The Demise of the Rivoli

Lunisoft Cabs
Beading Foundation

NEW COLORS of Rivoli
Summer Blush (14, 16, 18, 27mm)
Electra (18 and 27mm)
Celadon (18 and 27mm)
Crystal Moonlight (16 and 18MM) - great for brides!

New shape from Swarovski - Lemon Fancy Stone in 2 sizes and 3 colors

The Bracelet Bangles are back in stock with a new lower price

February/March 2013

New Tools - Scissors - Tweezers - Hemostat

New Kit! - Twin Lariat - Twin Beads, seed beads & drops

New Patterns!
Basic Twin Netting Bracelet or Necklace
Loop de Loop Bracelet
Loop de Loop Earrings
Twin Peyote Bracelet

January 2013

NEW Item - Swarovski Chantons - sizes SS38 - 55
Same great shape as the Rivoli except with a flat top

NEW Article ! - The Great Czech Two-Hole Bead Wars

New sizes of Ultra Color Rivoli - we now carry 12-14-16-18 in all of the Ultra Colors
These are your favorite original Ultra Colors - not the newer version!

NEW ITEM ! Large size Peanut beads
(Farfalle beads) from the Czech Republic
Free ornament pattern using the
Large Peanut Beads

New Swarovski oval and rounded square
in Pacific Opal

16 and 18mm Rivoli in Peacock Eye

New Item - Large Lobster Claps

Discontinued kits - SALE - 40-65% off

Exciting - NEW ITEM -
Swarovski settings - Metal Rivoli settings to hold
round, rectangle and triangle Swarovski stones

Swarovski Dentelles in 6 sizes
along with other great vintage finds.

New sizes and colors of Rivoli. Including the hard to find
Vintage Bronze and Gold Aurum

Vintage Swarovski and Japanese glass pearls

New plastic flower/leaf sets and vintage plastic
New resin shapes and colors

Vintage Swarovski floor sweepings and Sew-on Crystal in two shapes

Have you purchased one of our Swarovski necklace or bracelet kits and want to make another one
but cannot find the crystals? "Crystals Only" option now available for some kits

Special Purchase Nymo D bobbins - 10 for $6.50

We now carry Rivoli stones in the new popular Celadon Color in 4 sizes
14 - 16 - 18 and 27 mm
Dec 2012 note - The Celadon color can not currently be reordered
so get them now if you want them

Have you seen Diane Fitzgerald's newest book?
"Shaped Beadwork" is now available from Amazon.
I carry the
Nailhead beads and some flat shaped garnet that can be used
in the projects from her book

New Section - Free stitch tutorials and patterns
Not many there yet - but we will keep working on that

New items have been added to the Gallery Page
See a picture of my entry that was accepted into the Beadwork Beaded Figure
traveling exhibit and some recent felting embellished with beads.
Also added are pictures of the wire necklaces featured on a
Making Jewelry segment of the DIY network.

** Lea's Garden by Doris Coghill of Dee's Place -
Article in the August/September 2002 issue of Beadwork Magazine

** Beadwork Creates Necklaces, Interweave Press. September 2002.
Two necklaces designed by Doris Coghill of Dee's Place

** Beadwork Creates Beaded Beads, Interweave Press, April 2003.
Beaded Bead designed by Doris Coghill of Dee's Place

** Bead Challenge - sponsored by the Upper Midwest Bead Society -
2001 Challenge and winners / 2003 Challenge winners

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