the Blog

Welcome to our blog. Check back often to hear about what's new at Beads of Splendor.

 

New Tool Love

Posted by on Jan 29, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

New Tool Love

The Tying Station: May we introduce you to the tool that gives you ultimate control over your macrame + Shambala bracelet projects. Now in...

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New Jewels

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

New Jewels

Sterling silver or golden brass spikes in two sizes – dress them up or down, they are a must have! Photo shows small Sterling silver spike attached to a simple satellite chain + larger Sterling wrapped into a rosary-style moss-aquamarine + silver pyrite gem...

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Year end sale table continues…

Posted by on Jan 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Year end sale table continues…

We've pulled together a nice group of items for our sale table available at 50% off original price. Some items featured include a selection of: bead strands, bead singles, jewelry, tools, charms +...

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Creating a beautiful world one bead at a time…

Posted by on Dec 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Creating a beautiful world one bead at a time…

Happy New Year from all of us at...

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Gift Certificates: a perfect gift for yourself or others!

Posted by on Dec 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Available in any amount $25 + up. 

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Turquoise Trunk Show – Sat + Sun, November 14 + 15

Posted by on Oct 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Turquoise Trunk Show – Sat + Sun, November 14 + 15

  Turquoise from Sleeping Beauty, Kingman, Whitewater & Nevada mines to be featured at Dallas' only Turquoise Trunk Show. Throughout history, people of many cultures have prized turquoise's beautiful blues & greens for decoration and credited the gemstone with mystical & medicinal powers.   This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to share in the romance & mystery of turquoise of the Southwest.  From geologists to jewelers, anyone who appreciates the natural beauty of turquoise will be able to view &...

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October Calendar + New Classes

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

October Calendar + New Classes

New classes (shown below) + the return of Thursday evening class times (7 – 9 pm). Stop in soon to pick up a printed calendar + see what's new!   Bead Loom Basics Soldering Work Space 3 hrs $40   Lanyard Holder Class BYO Pinterest Project...

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Summer at Splendor

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Summer at Splendor

We are doing our best to beat the heat – staying close to the a/c + our bead stash, making up new samples, creating new classes, + bringing in new beading materials. Here are a few snapshots of what we've been up to… Boho Glam: Short strands + single beads   Newly revised class: "Gemstone Tassel Necklace"   Charms + Earring Components:  bronze, gold-vermeil, Sterling silver   August Class Calendar is available online.  CLICK...

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New Classes @ Splendor

Posted by on May 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

New Classes @ Splendor

"Harmony Ring" – Intermediate Soldering "Briolettes & Chain + wine!" – Intermediate wire wrapping "Festoon Bracelet Project" – Intermediate hammering, stringing, crimping, macrame...

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Make something beautiful

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Make something beautiful

May is upon us – Spring weather that nurtures new growth + creativity is not limited to our gardens but also touches our creative soul…   Spark your creativity with a new strand of gorgeous gemstone beads, or perhaps take a jewelry making class.  May class calendar is available both online + in store.  It features many of our tried + true favorites as well as many new metalsmithing, soldering, + design classes.  Private classes may be a better option to suit your schedule and are available several...

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