Spirals of Silver Pendant
An easy start to PMC silver torch firing by May Bartrum.
Blue, Crystals and Aqua in a soft flowing lariat and matching earrigns project to remind you of holidays – designed by Gem Jewels.
Surrender your chain to embellishing with crystals and pearls. Designed by Terrena from Terrena’s Treasures.
A collaboration between Chicky Babe and Wendy Bergamin in Floral Fantasia.
Using Hollow Glass Beads and Wool this design has great texture for something strikingly different. Designed by Diana from That Bead Shop.
A simple right angle weave with a firm structure to hang dangles from designed for Crystal Park by Angel Dreams.
Beachy Dream Set
You will dream of cool green palms and pearly beaches when you wear this set designed by Beadiac using a shell pendant that you wire a design to.
Red Coral: A Living, Beading Wonder!
RED CORAL HAS BEEN USED IN JEWELLERY AND DECORATIVE ITEMS SINCE THE AGES OF THE PHARAOHS AND REMAINS A VERY POPULAR CHOICE TODAY, AND NOT JUST FOR ROYALTY. SARAH EZZY-DICKSON DIVES INTO THE HISTORY AND USES OF THIS SOUGHT-AFTER SEMI-PRECIOUS BEAUTY.
A Career Made from Glass
AMAZING GLASS ARTIST PAULINE DELANEY TALKS ABOUT HER PASSION FOR ALL THINGS GLASS.
Retro Is Back
Incorporating hanging donuts into stringing is made easy with this design by Nicky Dierens from Dot.e Designs.
Simple 'N ' Stunning
Beautiful Beads don’t need an elaborate design; they are simply stunning in themselves. This design is by Helen Jackson from Beads Direct.
Become A Queen Of Hearts
Add colour and texture to your PMC heart. Designed by Senior Teacher Rhonda Winterton.
Uncover Some Beading Trends
As the weather turns back into the familiar icy chill of autumn and winter, we are sometimes forced to layer on more clothes than we’d like to, so it’s only fair to keep your accessories as visible as they deserve to be. Sarah Ezzy-Dickson uncovers some beading trends to inspire you to warm up your fingers and get to work.
How To Make A Floral Fantasy
Don’t let the winter make you blue. Use butterflies, flowers and lampwork beads by Austin Hamilton to make a floral fantasy. Created by Boutique Beads.
My Little Kimono Girl
Combining thread work and wire work can be achieved with the right know-how. This focal lampwork bead project by Chris Butler with thread and design work created by Annlee Butler can take you through the steps to success.
Lady Of The Loch
Deep blue water colours, amethyst and rose – both relaxing and refined – bringing out the essence of her grace. Designed by Louise Jensen from Wishware Beads.
Introduce yourself to thread work with this easy cross thread technique, using Swarovski crystals. The result is not only fun but beautiful. Designed
Danielle Mondo – Mondo Design
Mondo Design Began as a Part-time Hobby, Influenced by a Passion for Design and Friends With a Desire for Unique Accessories to Adorn Themselves. Sarah Ezzy-dickson Chats to Danielle Mondo, the Owner of Mondo Design.
Serena Altea Was Inspired to Make a Niche for Herself in the Jewellery Scene by a Bride’s Complaint About the Lack of Custom Made and Affordable Tiaras. Since Then, Serena Has Created a Huge Range of Tiaras and Accessories Catering for Even the Pickiest Brides. She Chats With Sarah Ezzy-dickson.
A hidden pearl and crystal mesh watch. Designed by Beads ’n Crystals
Work, Rest And Play
Your day is full of change, so why shouldn’t your accessories also be able to change throughout the day? An interchangeable watchband design by Terrena’s Treasures.
Violet And Purple
‘Purple’ … because of its unique position in the spectrum, the gemstone amethyst always conveys its own regal sophistication.
Swarovski Foot Slide
Swarovski sliders are positioned to show perfectly on your feet with this design.
Components make up so quickly and have the elegance of a high priced jewellery design. Designed by Second Sin.
Save The Turtles
“All six species of sea turtle found in Australian waters are threatened with extinction. What happens next is up to us,” WWF-Australia. Robyn and Dawn from Memorable Hangups show us how to save our turtles.
Queen Of Hearts
These ceramic bead projects will make your heart want to learn PMC. Just stunning work from Rhonda Winterton.
Pearls Of Persia
Persian pearl earrings and bracelet to wear on those long hot balmy nights designed by The Bead Company of Victoria.
La Perle De La Mer
An intricate pearl shell link bracelet garnished with abalone, coral, turquoise and Hill Tribe silver – designed and created by Rose Dakin from Broome Beads and Margaret River Beads.
Indian Glass Goddess Lariat
Hang a knotted Indian glass lariat around your neck and feel like a goddess.
Indian Glass Beads
Rich Colour, Imperfect Shape, Earthy Texture and … Dust? Sarah Ezzy-dickson Discovers the History Behind the Art Form That Is Indian Glass Beads.