Beads


Vote for Trollbeads’ Next People’s Bead Winner

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In celebration of its 40th anniversary, Trollbeads has themed its 8th annual People's Bead consumer design competition … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Beads

Beads

Beads have been making the “rounds” again in accessories. Retailers can take their pick from Buddhist-inspired bracelets and … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Color Trend: Turquoise

Turquoise

Turquoise is refreshing and vibrant for spring! A range of accessories are seen in this cool and quintessential summer hue. … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Camp Hero Belts

Camp Hero

Did Wes Anderson’s Instagram-hued Moonrise Kingdom make you want to time-travel back to summer camp in the 60s? Well, now is your … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Jemma Sands

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Known as a “mala” (Sanskrit for garland), a string of beads often combined with charms and a tassel, are often thought of as a … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Kwagala Jewelry

Kwagala Jewelry

Item of the Day: Kwagala Jewelry From heartache to health and happiness? That’s exactly what Kwagala Jewelry hopes to bring to … [Read more...]

Beyond the Bead: Trollbeads Launches its Project “X”

Twist On, Twist Off to create customized bracelets or necklaces in the X by Trollbeads collection

New York–What’s the next big thing after collectible bead jewelry? That’s something that retailers and makers of beads have been … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Shell

SHELL

“She sells seashells by the seashore” and this season we’re buying! Look like the most stylish siren in town with fresh from the … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Beaded Jewelry

Beaded Jewelry

Beaded Jewelry is a trend that never goes out of style. From cuffs to headstraps to necklaces, beads are the perfect accessory to … [Read more...]

Baubles, Bangles & Beads: CJS Sales, A Designer’s Kismet

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New York--All those “baubles, bangles, bright, shiny beads, sparkles, spangles,” that make designers’ hearts sing out likely come … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Beads

Beads

This fall jewelry gets bead-dazzled. Designers use beads of all shapes and sizes to jazz up and bulk up jewelry. Beaded necklaces … [Read more...]

CJS’ Baubles, Bangels, Beads a Designer’s Kismet

Accessories Directions' F/W 2011 palette of bead/findings from the source: CJS Sales

New York—All those “baubles, bangles, bright, shiny beads, sparkles, spangles,” that make designers’ hearts “sing, sing-a-ling-a” … [Read more...]