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  • Pisces Season is Upon Us!

    Pisces Season: February 18-March 20

    The season of the fish is here, meaning we are in for a time of introspection, reflection, and diving deep within. This is a great time to begin or commit deeper into a meditation practice …

  • Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet Class

    supplies for oil diffuser bracelet using lava beads

    Bring on the Scents of Spring

    Join us for a celebration of the Spring Equinox at Beadworks! We’ve decided to host an Essential Oil Diffuser Jewelry Making Class specially designed to welcome the new season. Help yourself ease out of …

  • Make Your Own Prayer Beads

    prayer beads workshop at Beadworks

    You can call it a mala, yoga beads, or Buddhist prayer beads. Whatever you call it, know that this piece of jewelry will aid with meditation and focus. Even the act of making the bracelet or necklace is in itself …

  • Class in Session: Wire Wrapped Rings

    wire wrapped rings with stones

    Have you been admiring the wire wrapped rings we have on display at the shop? Well we’ve been listening to your suggestions, and we’ve got some classes coming up so you can make your own!

    We will show you how …

  • Aquamarine: Stone of the Sea

    aquamarine beads in a white bowl

    All About Aquamarine

    Happy birthday to all of you born in March! This month is all about the beautiful blue hues of aquamarine. It’s a fairly common stone, and you will definitely find it all over the store. Look for …

  • Go for Baroque Pearls

    strands of baroque pearls on a bust in natural light

    Ever wondered what makes baroque pearls special? How’d they get their unique shape? Where do they come from? Let’s dive deeper into the world of pearls!

    What is Baroque?

    Baroque is used to describe a period of lavish art, architecture, …

  • This Just In: Amber

    strands of amber beads in different sizes and shapes

    Ask and you shall receive: we’re finally fully stocked with amber in a variety of shapes and sizes! Let’s get to know a bit more about the history and meaning behind this rich golden stone.

    How It’s Made

    Amber is

  • Waist Beads

    The history and modern uses of waist beads

    Waist beads have been worn by women for as long as time has been recorded. Their history dates back to the early Egyptians as well as tribes in Western Africa. They were …