Monday, August 11, 2014

6 Sea Glass Earring Projects You Can Do!

Antelope Beads New Cultured Sea Glass Bead and Pendants make cute & inexpensive earrings. The Sea Glass beads are very light weight, silky to the touch and come in many colors so you can create your own unique combinations. Click here to see all 6 earring project ideas - instructions included!

These designs require few tools and most just require opening a few jump rings and tying a knot. We would love to see what you come up with!  Share your designs with us at and we will send you a $10 Off Coupon.

125+ Great New Antelope Beads Products for Fall Designs

125+ new products is just the start! Over the next several weeks we will be adding 100s of new leathers, components, beads and other jewelry making products to help you gear up for your fall jewelry designs. Click pic below to shop our first batch of new products. 

Click pic to shop over 125 new jewelry making products

Monday, August 4, 2014

Introducing Bulahan Large Hole Wood Beads

Antelope Beads exclusive beautiful and natural Bulahan Large Hole Wood Beads were custom designed for our Leather and Vegan Cork Beading Cords. The Large Hole Wood Beads come in 5 wood types: Bayong Wood, Jackfruit Wood, Robles Wood, Redwood and Tiger Ebony. We have many different styles that fit on our 3mm and 5mm Round Leather Cord, as well as our 5mm and 10mm Flat, and Mini Regaliz Leather and Cork Beading Cords.
Click Pic To Shop Bulahan Large Hole Wood Beads
Click pic to shop by Type of Wood
Click pic to shop by Hole Size

Monday, July 28, 2014

Design...Enter..Win $100 in our latest design contest!

xx 1st Prize $100 Spree xx 2nd Prize $50 Spree xx 3rd Prize 5 Free Beads

Large Hole Design Contest Rules

Show off your jewelry designs featuring either Kazuri large hole slider ceramic beads or Samunnat polymer clay large hole slider beads and you could win a prize in our latest design contest. Take the challenge to move beyond your comfort zone and show us how creative you can be with these large hole slider beads. Try using the slider beads in new ways or use new-to-you materials, or create different themes. There's a wide range of possibilities and materials available to create unique necklaces, bracelets or earrings! This contest will be judged by prestigious international judges as described below. Although we can only choose one 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize - you are all winners in the hearts of the women of Kazuri and Samunnat. Plus, you are helping these women artisans' collectives thrive and giving the women a chance to foster their creative abilities, as well.

Contest Requirements:
  • Each design must contain at least one Kazuri or Sammunat large hole slider bead
  • No limit to number of designs entered
  • Technique and other materials used will be up to each entrant
  • Design Contest Deadline to submit your designs is August 28, 2014
  • Send your photos as JPEG files via e-mail to -
Designs will be shown on our Social Media Websites.

Entries will be judged by a prestigious international team:
Winner will be announced the first week of September

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Cultured Sea Glass Beads Perfect for Cool Summer Jewelry Designs

Cultured Sea Glass Beads - Recycled Glass Beads & Pendants for Jewelry Making

We are very excited to introduce our new Cultured Sea Glass made from Recycled Glass. The Sea Glass has a smooth matte finish simulating the polish created by the sand and sea.

We have over 60 different styles of beads and pendants in over 36 amazing colors. We know you will love working with the Sea Glass and incorporating the beads into your upcoming designs.


We are having a great time being inspired by nature and designing with the Cultured Sea Glass.  It blends well with our other beautiful artisan products. Layered designs are very popular these days and the Cultured Sea Glass colors and shapes will work well as a backdrop or focal in your designs! Click here to see 12 Fresh Design Ideas to inspire your own Cultured Sea Glass Designs!

Sunday, May 18, 2014

New Leather Cord, Bracelet Components & Kazuri Beads For Your Summer Designs
Click pic to see all new products for Summer Jewelry Designs
The team at has been working hard the past few months seeking great new products for your upcoming designs.  We have over 250 new products that will help you design unique and colorful jewelry.  Click the links below to see some of the new products.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Beaded Jewelry Design Contest - Win $150 of Products

                            1st Place $150         2nd Place $100         3rd Place $50 

Make a Necklace, Earrings or Bracelet using at least three Bulahan Wood, Seed or Natural Beads, all other beads and design elements are up to your discretion.

Entries must be received by June 16, 2014. Winners will be announced on June, 29, 2014.

Please click and email us with attachment of your high-quality jpgs images of your piece. No copyrighted designs.

Click here to shop all of the beautiful Bulahan Wood, Seed and Natural Beads

We had a special showing of Bulahan Beads at the Rocky Mountain Bead Society Show.
Here is what fellow Beaders had to say about the Bulahan Beads:

"The most beautiful wood beads I have ever seen"

"The Beeswax finish is very silky and the beads are very light in weight"

"The quality of the beads are amazing"

We know you are going to love the quality and beauty of the beads and you will make amazing jewelry for your design contest entries. 

Click here to shop the Bulahan beads. 
We are very excited to see your contest design entries!
Happy Beading