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Beads, Baubles and Jewels

Next Airing: Sun, Jul 2nd, 2017 at 4:30 AM on UEN-TV

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You already love beading and now you'll love watching Beads Baubles, and Jewels. Beading is a trend in fashion, accessories and home decor. Seemingly, you can't open a fashion magazine, or stroll down the aisles of a store without seeing beads. Beading is culturally diverse, echoing designs from all over the world. Beading is the easy way to accessorize clothing or decor with personal expression. And that is what Beads Baubles, and Jewels is all about: education, inspiration, and personal expression.


  • Die-Cutting Leather

    Die-cut shapes open new possibilities for jewelry-making. Inventor and jewelry-maker Jill McKay cuts leather in various sizes to create colorful stacking shapes. Katie use aurora borealis beads to accent a beaded fringe pendant for a rich, sparkly look.

    Next Airing: Sun, Jul 2nd, 2017 at 4:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/10/2015 to 12/9/2018
  • Make It Sparkle

    Create your color story, then change it. With special wire-shaping techniques, author and crystal superfan Diane Whiting creates strands of beads and crystals that are interchangeable. In the Beading Lesson, Katie creates leather and bead bracelets that can be stacked or worn alone.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 3rd, 2017 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:58
    Usage rights: 12/17/2015 to 12/16/2018
  • Add Movement to the Story

    Make movement part of the story. Author and artist Candie Cooper uses a tassel-maker to create tassels in a variety tones and textures. Then, Katie makes gorgeous crystal earrings using the same settings used by high-end costume jewelry manufacturers.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 10th, 2017 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/24/2015 to 12/23/2018
  • Close It Up

    Securely finish your jewelry with flair. Jewelry designer and blogger Molly Schaller returns with techniques using crimps and other findings to secure closures. In the Beading Lesson, Katie makes personalized bangles from 16-gauge wire and crystals that tell your story.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 17th, 2017 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/31/2015 to 12/30/2018
  • Color and Creativity

    Keep creativity flowing with inspiration from colors. On-line jewelry-making host and crafter Vicki O'Dell makes quick, thoughtful, colorful gifts for everyone. Katie sets crystals into a cup chain cuff and bangle, then adds knotted leather accents for a one-of-a-kind look.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 24th, 2017 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/7/2016 to 1/6/2019
  • Colored Gold

    The rose gold color trend has taken hold. Metal-smith Hilary Halstead Scott introduces a grant program that helps jewelry artists grow their businesses. Then, she shares her design ideas for rose gold jewelry. In the Beading Lesson, Katie combines macrame with chain to create a new look for beaded jewelry.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 31st, 2017 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/14/2016 to 1/13/2019
  • Macrame Makeover

    Weave a color story with macrame. Designer Sandra Younger creates two contemporary bracelets with hemp cord, silver tubes and beads using traditional macrame techniques. Katie creates home decor by wrapping wire and using beaded chain to embellish a chandelier in her Beading Lesson.

    Next Airing: Mon, Aug 7th, 2017 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/21/2016 to 1/20/2019
  • Beading Fitness Routine

    Check your beading fitness. Jewelry design Molly Schaller jump starts her designs by mixing matte and glossy beads. Polishing expert Anie Piliguian buffs matte beads to a high-gloss finish. Then, designer Katie Hacker cools down with ideas for using different types of leather cord and creates a jewelry bail to customize a pendant.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 2/23/2017 to 2/22/2020
  • Choosing Colors

    The colors we choose change how we view a piece. Author Jill Wiseman makes reversible jewelry using one motif. She changes the colors so one side can have a southwestern look and the other a fine jewelry look. In the Beading Lesson, Katie creates the unexpected with dangles and drops using leather and sew-on crystal stones.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/12/2015 to 11/11/2018
  • Color Inspirations

    Jump-start your creative ideas. Krystal Wick and Cynthia Kimura blend beads, stones and pearls in endless combinations to make bracelets, necklaces and earrings. In her Beading Lesson, Katie uses knotted cords and beads to create great bracelets in minutes.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/26/2015 to 11/25/2018
  • Cord Bracelets

    Make a memorable color story with designer and author Ashley Bunting. She uses memory wire and parachute cord to make trendy beaded bracelets. Katie shows how to organize your work space with the right storage, work surface and lighting on the Beading Lesson.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/19/2015 to 11/18/2018
  • Hourglass Shapes

    Shape the story with wirework. Sandra Lupo, an inventor and designer, creates hourglass cone shapes using a variety of wire types and colors for fabulous effects with beads and crystals. Jill McKay introduces Katie to die-cut leather jewelry in the Beading Lesson.

    Length: 00:27:59
    Usage rights: 12/3/2015 to 12/2/2018
  • Precious Metal Clay and Crystals

    Create something to treasure. Jewelry-making expert and author Tammy Honaman creates a silver 3-D pendant with precious metal clay and then adds crystals. In her Beading Lesson, Katie uses flat wire and some of her favorite focal beads to make beaded bangle bracelets to match any outfit.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 10/29/2015 to 10/28/2018
  • Shape Up

    Bend it, twist it, shape it, wear it. Jewelry designer Sandra Lupo warms up by bending and shaping sheet metal with a tool she invented. Then, she enhances the designs with patterns, texture and color. Host and designer Katie Hacker make a quick and easy charm bracelet to cool down.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 2/16/2017 to 2/15/2020
  • The Color Story Begins with Birthstones

    Start a color story with birthstones. Blogger and jewelry-maker Molly Schaller finds inspiration and meaning in birthstone colors. She also shares some great gift packaging ideas for those special jewelry gifts. Katie uses leather belting lace and crystal charms to make box braid bracelets in her Beading Lesson.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/5/2015 to 11/4/2018