Beading Resources

Learn to make jewelry with our beading and jewelry making resources. Find thousands of instructional videos, project tutorials, beading patterns, how-to guides, charts, diagrams and more.

You have come to Beadaholique University, our virtual classroom where we hope you'll get more familiar with jewelry making products, learn new techniques and get motivated to create.

In this section you'll find thousands of inspirational jewelry projects and crafts with step-by-step written tutorials, each put together by our team of in-house designers.
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You can also browse our vast library of instructional videos, in which our designers and a roster of talented guest designers teach you how to use the beads and tools we carry and demonstrate an array of jewelry making techniques. We also show you how to make hundreds of complete projects from start to finish.

Under techniques and guides you'll find in-depth primers on how to get started with a variety of jewelry techniques, including stringing, bead looming, bead weaving, macrame and wire wrapping. Our Free Beading Patterns section offers clear visual illustrations and diagrams of popular bead weaving stitches. Check out our curated style guides for expert advice on seasonal, holiday and fashion-savvy jewelry styles. And you can always read through our glossary of jewelry terms to get more familiar with the language of beading.

Finally, bookmark our blog to stay current with our weekly updates. This is where we advertise new promotions and giveaways, bring you jewelry ideas to match current fashion trends and announce upcoming Facebook Live classes, where you can ask our designers questions and get help with jewelry projects in real time. Take a few minutes out of your day to learn something new!

New Beading Projects

Find inspiration with our beading patterns and projects. New projects are added weekly!

Techniques & Guides

Find charts and diagrams, product guides, a beading glossary and more in Techniques & Guides.

  • Instructional Videos

    Instructional Videos

  • Beading Books & DVDs

    Beading Books & DVDs

  • Jewelry Making Glossary

    Jewelry Making Glossary

  • Beading Contests & Giveaways

    Beading Contests & Giveaways

  • Blog

    Latest Blog Post