If you're looking for beading ideas, the following are some tips and websites to help get you started.
EEBeads.com has over 400 beading ideas that you can make, such as necklaces, earrings and other jewelry. They show you step by step instructions and patterns on how to make your jewelry creations.
You can also check out Pinterest for beading ideas.
www.artbeads.com > PRODUCTS > JEWELRY SUPPLIES > Seed Beads?
www.antelopebeads.com > Designer's Corner?
At Primabeads, there are free patterns for jewelry you can try, including projects for kids, holiday projects and Valentine's Day projects. They also show you the beading techniques to use to make the creations.
Allcrafts has plenty of jewelry making projects. Their website:
Beadaholique has free jewelry patterns and inspirational ideas
www.beadaholique.com > Beading Information?
At the Country Living website, they have a Valentine's Day project that shows you how to make a beaded cupcake handle.
Youtube is a great source for beading tutorials and beading ideas. The videos is very practical when you're just starting out on beading, or if you're trying to learn new techniques.
The link below is a for a beaded Valentine's Day project, a beaded heart pendant:
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