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Learn about beading tools and supplies, books, kits, and other bead-related items.
  1. Seed Bead Basics
  2. Beading Threads
  3. Beading Needles
  4. Other Beading Tools
  5. Beading Books and Bead-Related Publications

Seed Bead Basics

© Chris Franchetti Michaels

The basics of seed beads. Seed beads come in so many different shapes, colors, sizes and cuts that it can be hard to keep track of them. These articles about seed beads will give you a foundation on which to build your knowledge of seed beads.

Beading Threads

© Chris Franchetti Michaels

Using the right thread for your project is very important if you want to enjoy your beadwork. There are many different kinds of beading threads available, so you have a lot to choose from when starting a new project. The bottom line is really to choose a thread that you are comfortable using.

Beading Needles

© Chris Franchetti Michaels

Beading needles are specially designed to pass through a tiny seed bead many times. There are several different types of needles that are available, so experiment and find out which needle is right for you.

Other Beading Tools

© Chris Franchetti Michaels

There are lots of other beading tools that you can use to make your beadwork time more enjoyable. These include tools like scissors, bead scoops, and reference charts.

Beading Books and Bead-Related Publications

© Chris Franchetti Michaels

If you are looking for books about beading, there is certainly no shortage of beautiful volumes available at your local bookstore or online. There are also some other great bead-related publications available online.

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