Isn’t it exciting to get items! We think so!
We have some new beading beading needles. In packs of 25 and sizes 10 or 12!
What goes great with needles? Thread! We now have most colours Nymo thread on small bobbins as well as large bobbins of black and white all in size “D”!
Fireline is another type of beading thread. It is a pre-waxed, braided cord consisting of gel-spun polyethylene which is known as the strongest fiber, per diameter, ever created. It has an unbelievably high tensile strength! We have in the 6lb test weigh (0.008″ diameter) in Crystal Clear and Smoke Grey!
We brought in Thread Heaven. This thread conditioner out performs beeswax in every way. Non-toxic, hypo-allergenic & acid free conditioner, binds thread fibers to prevent fraying. It straightens, strengthens & weatherizes thread and helps prevent tangling.
We have 2 different styles of thread cutters or scissors. One that resembles small embroidery scissors with the brass handles. The others with spring action. Either pair would be great for all your thread cutting needs!
There are more and more bead shapes coming out of the Czech Republic. We have a few different styles to add to our growing collection. First off are RIZOs. These new embellishment beads, designed by Beadwork Designer of the Year Sabine Lippert. Smaller than a dagger, longer than a drop, they are elongated drop beads shaped like a grain of rice with one hole at one end. They measure 6mm long and are 3mm wide on one side and 2mm wide on the other side. Ideal for adding texture to beadweaving designs. They are sold in bags of about 20g.
Pyramid studs , sometimes known as pyramid beads or glass studs, are 12mm square at the base and about 9mm tall. They are 2 holes about 5-5.5mm apart and are approximately 18 gauge (0.04″). They are sold by the stand of 12 beads.
These wonderful glass spikes are available in 2 sizes, 5 x 8mm, known as baby spikes and the regular size 5 x 13mm. These are also sold by the strand of 25 beads.
We also have some size 11/0 seed beads. These mini hanks have 6 stands of 20″ and weight about 18g.
From the USA, handmade by famed glass bead artist David Christensen. Mixes include an incredible array of high quality beads in colorful shapes. Their larger holes expand your design possibilities. We have 2 mixes, Frosted and Solids. Sold by the bag, approximately 25g.
Mother of Pearl Long tooth shaped beads that measure appropriately 30mm by 5mm. These beads are dyed and are sold by the 16″ stand.
These are antique copper plated coffee bean charms. Great for a variety of projects, earrings, bracelets and necklaces. Great for a caffeinated project are to add a touch whimsy!
Looking to add as backing your soutache projects? Or for a base for bead embroidery? BeadSmith beading foundations will do the trick! It is a stiff and durable material used for bead embroidery, cabochon beading & sewing. Its easy to bead through material will maintain its shape and is strong enough so you can even bead right up to the edges. Its completely washable & shrink resistant. It can be dyed and works well with permanent marker. You can even draw and trace your patterns directly onto the material. Available in 4.25″ x 5.5″ pieces in black or white.
Not sure if E6000 glue is for you? Try this mini tube!
Waxed cotton cord is a staple stringing material. This premium braided waxed cotton cording that will not crack or flake, stays round, has great surface finish, holds a knot, and is extremely durable. Available in 2 sizes, 1mm and 2mm in black, brown or natural.
Maybe you want something stretchy? We brought in a traditional elastic cord consisting of braided cotton over an elastic center in white. Also some Stretch Magic, the world’s best selling stretch jewelry cord. It is strong, durable, non-fraying and with great elasticity and resiliency. It makes jewelry easy to wear & remove. It is .5mm thick and blue in colour. Both elastics are sold by the meter.
We now have few new colours of Paracord! As well as some new paracord jewelry clasps and buckles.
As well as a new Paracord Crafts book!
Then we have few items that are not really beading items…
Metal screw on spikes! 3 styles silver plated metal spike that attach with a Phillips head screw.
Button studs are an easy to use closure for bags and straps. The stud fits through a keyhole slot in the leather. Just attach with screw backing.
And small screw rivets. Round with flat screw drive slot on one side, hexagon on the other. Use them to secure leather pieces together or as a decorative detail.
Lastly some long darners needles in sizes 7 and 9, in bulk packs of 25.
Enjoy our new items and get crafting!