The stacked stones in this earthy, nature inspired pendant have zen-like appeal, and the tiny pewter accents give it a little shine! Adrianne of Happy Hour Projects made it, and you can, too! “I love the natural elements that Happy Mango Beads is known for – it’s my go-to source when I’m looking for something… Continue reading Stacked Stone Pendant Tutorial
Here’s something you don’t hear often, one of my absolute favorite things about the holidays is wrapping presents! I believe if a recipient sees my gift and doesn’t say, “it’s too pretty to unwrap”, I’ve stolen half the magic of opening a present. Perfectly creased edges of unique wrapping paper adorned with coordinating ribbon twisted… Continue reading Beads, Bows or Both?
One of the most exciting things we did this year was add Bead Collections to our website! And believe it or not, it was YOU, our customers, who inspired us to this this. Many times when we are pulling orders, we’ll see an assortment of beads, string, chain, charms, or whatever … and we’ll say, “Wow!… Continue reading Bead Collections That Inspire
Outreach Uganda is a non-profit organization that is doing some serious good in the world. They are bringing hope and empowerment to the women of Northern Uganda by helping them create their own businesses in bead making. In the recent years, entire communities have been rebuilding and reestablishing their lives in Uganda after the conclusion… Continue reading Growth and Empowerment through Beads
We all have ‘em, don’t we? Those days where it seems you have lost all of your creative power and the beader’s block sets in. Those particular days seem to drag and it can be easy to talk yourself down because, ‘why aren’t you being creative right now?!’ Don’t stress. Here are 4 tips to… Continue reading Conquer Beaders Block
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We’ve traveled a lot but we’ve never used GPS. There was always an additional charge for it when renting a car, and, quite honestly, I’m a map-person, I love maps, and I’m also a great navigator (aka nagrivator). The car we are currently renting came with GPS, it was a free upgrade and we were… Continue reading Lessons Learned From the GPS Lady