A Beginner’s Guide to Jewelry Chains

Here at Beadworks we have a vast selection of chains, and for anyone just starting out in the jewelry world it could be a tad overwhelming. Below are some examples of some of the most popular chains as well as a description. Rolo chain is made up of symmetrical links that are joined together. Usually, … Continue Reading

Our Fall Gem Show is Coming Up in October!

OCTOBER’S FALL GEM SHOW Beadworks is excited to announce that we’ll be having our Annual Fall Gem Show on the weekend of October 4th-6th. This will be one of our biggest shows of the year so be sure to mark those calendars! This season, we’ve curated a stunning selection of brand new gemstone strands, sparkly … Continue Reading

We Will Be Closed for Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day! Beadworks will be closed September 2nd for Labor Day. We will resume our regular store hours from 12pm-6pm on Tuesday, September 3rd. Be sure to stop in and get all of the jewelry making supplies and fun beads you’ll need to take full advantage of your day off. After all, the weather … Continue Reading

Stay Cool with Summer Jewelry

It’s so hot in Philly this summer that I think we’re all kinda feeling it, but the good thing about the heat is it gives us tons of chances to show off our summer jewelry. It may seem like summer is almost over, especially with schools beginning to start, but the truth is it will … Continue Reading

August’s Birthstone – Peridot

Peridot: The Candy-Colored Gemstone Peridot is truly one of Mother Nature’s most precious treasures. Its vibrant green color makes peridot one of the most desired gemstones in the world. In fact, many gemstone enthusiasts believe that this lime green crystal promotes happiness and positivity. Additionally, peridot is known as the stone of knowledge as it … Continue Reading

Upcoming Event: Summer Boho Show

BEADWORKS SUMMER BOHO SHOW Mark your calendars for our Summer Boho Show next weekend! From Friday, August 23rd through Sunday, August 25th, we’ll be showcasing our newest selection of worldly treasures. We have an incredible assortment of brand new Tibetan brass beads, tassels, symbolic brass pendants, carved bone beads, and so much more. If you … Continue Reading