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Announcements - Information about this forum, our websites, and our retail shop.
No new posts Announcements
About this site and our retail shop site BetterBeads.com
259 289 Sep 23, 2013, 12:12 PM
by pugdog Jump to post
No new posts Feedback To Our Shop
There are often some specific things we'd like some input on, and we'll ask those things here. You can reply to an existing thread, but not start one. Please do not go off-topic. There are other areas to post, or leave a Private Message
2 46 Dec 14, 2023, 8:50 PM
by Tyson Jump to post
No new posts In the News
Articles about, and mentions of our shop, in the news.
4 5 Oct 11, 2006, 2:00 PM
by pugdog Jump to post
No new posts Highlighted Products, Gemstone Pictures
New arrivals and pictures of various gemstone products will now be listed here.
35 38 May 15, 2007, 3:54 AM
by pugdog Jump to post
No new posts Member of The Month
Recognizing excellence in posting, helpfullness, and information. You can vote for the member of the month (all votes are private -- sysop eyes only -- for fairness reasons). [voting coming soon]
12 40 Dec 3, 2023, 9:05 AM
by MelissaM012 Jump to post
No new posts BeadCon - Pittsburgh
What interest is there setting up a bead convention in Pittsburgh?
86 129 Feb 19, 2024, 8:36 AM
by jijiji Jump to post
No new posts Bug Reports
Please post bug reports, or problems here. This is not a "help" area, bug reports only.
173 623 Feb 18, 2024, 11:02 AM
by Better Jump to post
No new posts Policies
A two-way communication on policies. You can post replies, but not new threads. Use the General Discussion area if you need to start something new.
4 35 Aug 5, 2023, 4:56 AM
by Perkins52 Jump to post
No new posts Abuse By Pittsburgh Police
A forum for what has happened, and is happening with my call to 911 and ending up in the ER brutalized and victimized by the Police and EMS
47 62 Jun 10, 2023, 3:37 AM
by roshkri694 Jump to post
Bead Causes - BeadCauses.org - Organizations and efforts using beads to make a statement, or brighten lives.
No new posts General Bead Cause Discussions
Questions, Answers, Help, & Ideas on BeadCauses in general.
260 518 Feb 8, 2024, 9:24 AM
by KiraWdhf14 Jump to post
No new posts Beads of Courage
BeadsOfCourage.net is the home site of this milestone marking organization.
6 15 Aug 2, 2023, 2:52 AM
by canine4639 Jump to post
General Discussions - Anything not otherwise classified!
No new posts General Discussion
General discussions : for now, all posts go here. Let us know what you would like to see here!
2026 4404 Feb 20, 2024, 12:19 PM
by AustinMalone Jump to post
No new posts Classes & Instruction
Talk about classes, find an instructor, gain pointers, etc.
158 377 Dec 7, 2023, 7:21 AM
by Heavenly 545 Jump to post
No new posts Humor
Funny things in Beadland.
26 66 Sep 24, 2023, 2:50 PM
by Tralthis Jump to post
No new posts Beadwork Archives
Our *free* site for putting your patterns, tutorials, and information you want to be available for beaders everywhere!
65 153 Feb 19, 2024, 8:51 AM
by jijiji Jump to post
No new posts Beading Issues - Surveys, Questions and Calls for
Any sorts of "survey" type questions, unoffical polls, or questions like "What do you have in your bag..."
23 51 Oct 8, 2023, 9:51 PM
by Aliya88 Jump to post
No new posts Show & Tell & Critique
Do you have something to show off? Do you make unique items of interest to the general beading community?
58 109 Jun 13, 2023, 5:00 AM
by Homply1 Jump to post
No new posts Working with Kids
Children can be challenging, so this deserves a topic of its own!
24 56 Dec 11, 2023, 2:19 AM
by Willirim Jump to post
No new posts Bead Exchange & Bead Swap
Come into our shop, and exchange your tired, old, unloved beads, for fresh, new lovable ones!
9 11 Sep 26, 2005, 12:03 PM
by pugdog Jump to post
No new posts Off The Beadin' Path
Slightly off-topic, but still bead related, not-quite-Announcement material.
14 65 Feb 2, 2024, 3:18 AM
by Khukamomberittos Jump to post
Business Issues and Advice - Running a business, or thinking of starting one? Need some advice or pointers?
No new posts General Questions
425 933 Feb 20, 2024, 2:53 AM
by xecew4708 Jump to post
No new posts Advertising and Promotions
36 85 Jan 30, 2024, 2:19 AM
by MichaelKov Jump to post
No new posts Problem Solving
12 43 Aug 9, 2023, 12:41 AM
by Perkins52 Jump to post
No new posts Reflections after a year in retail
Some notes, and reflections after a year in retail.
4 17 Feb 1, 2024, 4:24 PM
by MichaelKov Jump to post
Help Me! - When you are looking for something, or needing advice
No new posts Searching For...
If you are looking for a plan, a bead, a tutorial, or anything on-line or off.
51 146 Nov 29, 2023, 11:31 AM
by Lakricion Jump to post
No new posts How do I....?
When you need some help on some aspect of beading.
15 39 Jan 5, 2024, 10:54 AM
by Nathaniel54 Jump to post
No new posts Trying something new....
For those just starting out, or trying something new, get the help you need here!
6 17 Feb 14, 2023, 6:40 PM
by TomRiva Jump to post
No new posts Using Beading Programs
Using computer based pattern design programs.
4 30 Jul 13, 2023, 2:35 AM
by jeyAbrams Jump to post
3d Beading - A place for all those non-flat things. Ornaments, beaded balls, dolls, etc.
No new posts Beaded Beads
For those who love making big beads out of little beads.
44 70 Dec 8, 2023, 3:16 AM
by AlfredaBerta Jump to post
No new posts Embellishments
For adding beads to quilts, fabric, clothing, shoes, etc.
6 21 Oct 14, 2023, 12:42 AM
by Febeolls Jump to post
No new posts Ornaments, Stars, Hearts Etc.
26 67 Jun 11, 2023, 2:29 PM
by Holomonters Jump to post
No new posts Figures (People and Animals)
42 146 Oct 21, 2023, 12:52 PM
by MelissaM012 Jump to post
No new posts Beadie Critters
From seed beads through pony beads - check out Beadiecritters.com
9 34 Dec 14, 2023, 8:07 AM
by beja12 Jump to post
Chainmail - The fine art of weaving in wire, using interlocking rings.
No new posts Starting Out
Help, beginning issues and questions. Can't get the rings to do what you want? Ask for help.
29 89 Dec 15, 2023, 1:54 PM
by Dorbruns Jump to post
No new posts Advanced Ring Weaving and Cloth Making
Beyond the basics, the "tough" questions on making metal cloths and clothes. Where to get help when your project isn't working out or you have a creative block.
1 2 Feb 19, 2021, 6:52 AM
by lifecare121 Jump to post
No new posts Linked Ring Jewelry
Making jewelry from linked rings. Everything from chains to weaves, simple or decorated with beads.
4 5 Jun 10, 2022, 7:52 AM
by hinc12123 Jump to post
Flames & Fumes - Stuff that has nothing to do with this forum, but you feel you need to talk about. Inactive threads will be expunged after about 30 days.
No new posts Flames & Fumes - The Message Board
Off-topic posts - things not related to beading or beadwork. No SPAM. No illegal or otherwise borderline posts.
50 106 Oct 24, 2023, 5:29 AM
by xiferag390 Jump to post
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