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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 33 Sep 2, 2021, 6:54 AM
by bestessays 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 32 Aug 19, 2021, 12:48 AM
by FayeBiondo Jump to post
No new posts BeadCon - Pittsburgh
What interest is there setting up a bead convention in Pittsburgh?
74 90 Sep 17, 2021, 6:52 AM
by stevengigdon Jump to post
No new posts Bug Reports
Please post bug reports, or problems here. This is not a "help" area, bug reports only.
78 396 Sep 8, 2021, 12:51 AM
by Blake Browns 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 7 Apr 6, 2021, 3:45 AM
by Robert_Lofar 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
41 48 Jul 22, 2021, 5:49 AM
by haven haven Jump to post
Bead Causes - BeadCauses.org
No new posts General Bead Cause Discussions
Questions, Answers, Help, & Ideas on BeadCauses in general.
165 247 Sep 11, 2021, 7:18 AM
by wxerk5uy Jump to post
No new posts Beads of Courage
BeadsOfCourage.net is the home site of this milestone marking organization.
6 10 Sep 8, 2021, 2:07 AM
by among Jump to post
General Discussions
No new posts General Discussion
General discussions : for now, all posts go here. Let us know what you would like to see here!
1039 1779 Sep 17, 2021, 11:05 PM
by berenice4 Jump to post
No new posts Classes & Instruction
Talk about classes, find an instructor, gain pointers, etc.
127 265 Sep 18, 2021, 2:12 AM
by lilymartin788 Jump to post
No new posts Humor
Funny things in Beadland.
24 43 Sep 8, 2021, 7:15 AM
by Mariannaa 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!
63 135 Sep 8, 2021, 3:01 AM
by Brayden 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 48 Jul 22, 2021, 3:18 AM
by maryfayolaa 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?
56 92 Aug 6, 2021, 11:28 PM
by laurawcarlberg Jump to post
No new posts Working with Kids
Children can be challenging, so this deserves a topic of its own!
19 33 Aug 16, 2021, 8:07 AM
by Forest 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 48 Aug 13, 2021, 4:52 AM
by elizabetroos69 Jump to post
Business Issues and Advice
No new posts General Questions
196 382 Sep 17, 2021, 4:46 AM
by Jenson Jump to post
No new posts Advertising and Promotions
24 55 Aug 25, 2021, 2:14 AM
by Skyzhay Jump to post
No new posts Problem Solving
11 31 Aug 24, 2021, 3:00 AM
by BenedictHoward Jump to post
No new posts Reflections after a year in retail
Some notes, and reflections after a year in retail.
4 11 Jan 18, 2021, 1:57 AM
by vinay01 Jump to post
Help Me!
No new posts Searching For...
If you are looking for a plan, a bead, a tutorial, or anything on-line or off.
39 101 Aug 30, 2021, 9:52 AM
by Antrume Jump to post
No new posts How do I....?
When you need some help on some aspect of beading.
13 30 Aug 16, 2021, 8:08 AM
by Forest Jump to post
No new posts Trying something new....
For those just starting out, or trying something new, get the help you need here!
4 10 Aug 20, 2021, 9:00 AM
by gipale8435 Jump to post
No new posts Using Beading Programs
Using computer based pattern design programs.
2 19 May 22, 2021, 5:35 AM
by Goldyyy Jump to post
3d Beading
No new posts Beaded Beads
For those who love making big beads out of little beads.
42 63 Sep 6, 2021, 4:29 AM
by Kenzo01 Jump to post
No new posts Embellishments
For adding beads to quilts, fabric, clothing, shoes, etc.
6 19 May 5, 2021, 10:52 AM
by Benny Jump to post
No new posts Ornaments, Stars, Hearts Etc.
26 62 Aug 23, 2021, 5:35 AM
by Matbel Jump to post
No new posts Figures (People and Animals)
37 130 Sep 7, 2021, 5:47 AM
by Grace Wilson77 Jump to post
No new posts Beadie Critters
From seed beads through pony beads - check out Beadiecritters.com
7 25 Jun 25, 2020, 1:42 AM
by robin Jump to post
No new posts Starting Out
Help, beginning issues and questions. Can't get the rings to do what you want? Ask for help.
15 37 Sep 16, 2021, 9:22 PM
by Dahilla 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.
3 4 Feb 26, 2020, 4:36 AM
by holweendef Jump to post
Flames & Fumes
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.
27 51 Aug 31, 2021, 4:42 AM
by vlad_smirnov Jump to post
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