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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 45 Jun 9, 2023, 5:31 AM
by ErickKresz 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 39 Jun 19, 2023, 6:40 PM
by goalken Jump to post
No new posts BeadCon - Pittsburgh
What interest is there setting up a bead convention in Pittsburgh?
84 124 Aug 18, 2023, 4:55 AM
by Scheer88 Jump to post
No new posts Bug Reports
Please post bug reports, or problems here. This is not a "help" area, bug reports only.
165 611 Sep 19, 2023, 10:33 AM
by MashaP 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
No new posts General Bead Cause Discussions
Questions, Answers, Help, & Ideas on BeadCauses in general.
247 488 Sep 27, 2023, 2:59 AM
by LoolooLoo 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
No new posts General Discussion
General discussions : for now, all posts go here. Let us know what you would like to see here!
1725 3733 Sep 29, 2023, 4:09 AM
by HunterBartlett Jump to post
No new posts Classes & Instruction
Talk about classes, find an instructor, gain pointers, etc.
157 372 Sep 4, 2023, 9:38 PM
by Holomonters 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!
65 151 Sep 1, 2023, 6:23 AM
by Scheer88 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 50 Dec 26, 2022, 6:49 AM
by ethanmiles 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!
23 53 Nov 22, 2022, 2:51 PM
by amandablaire 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 61 Aug 12, 2023, 4:59 AM
by Scheer88 Jump to post
Business Issues and Advice
No new posts General Questions
394 871 Sep 29, 2023, 1:19 AM
by LoolooLoo Jump to post
No new posts Advertising and Promotions
35 81 Jul 27, 2023, 1:52 AM
by Dorbruns 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 15 Jan 7, 2023, 9:39 AM
by Holomonters 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.
49 138 Sep 25, 2023, 8:04 AM
by vlad_smirnov Jump to post
No new posts How do I....?
When you need some help on some aspect of beading.
15 38 Jul 13, 2023, 2:29 AM
by Blake Browns 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
No new posts Beaded Beads
For those who love making big beads out of little beads.
43 67 Jan 21, 2023, 6:40 AM
by yukiop Jump to post
No new posts Embellishments
For adding beads to quilts, fabric, clothing, shoes, etc.
6 20 Jan 5, 2022, 7:03 AM
by kanejame2811 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)
42 145 Nov 30, 2022, 6:50 AM
by ethanmiles Jump to post
No new posts Beadie Critters
From seed beads through pony beads - check out Beadiecritters.com
9 33 Jun 16, 2023, 2:48 AM
by EstherKimbrel 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.
29 84 Aug 27, 2023, 8:38 AM
by fagili 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
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.
50 105 Aug 31, 2023, 11:21 PM
by Makeekly67 Jump to post
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