Are All Beads Created Equal? (Differences in quality between Japanese, Czech and Chinese beads)

Bead Quality If you are a beginner to the hobby of beading, you may be confused by the choices in beads and their origins. Are all beads created equal?-the answer is no! There are differences in price, quality and production techniques, when comparing the largest manufacturing countries of glass beads. … Continue reading

Glass Beads And The Unique Varieties Available

Glass Beads If you are a beading enthusiast, you may already know the reasons that glass beads are a highly preferred choice. For beginners, using glass beads in their jewelry-making or any other kind of beading projects offers the opportunity to add character, beauty and cosmetic appeal. The simplicity and … Continue reading