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How Do I Make My Own European Photo Beads?



Have you seen European bead bracelets? These bracelets are a fun and attractive way to showcase your personality with jewelry!

European beads come in a variety of different colors and shapes to allow you to tell your own story with the beads that represent you and your journey. We offer these exclusive customizable photo beads, and the possibilities for them are truly endless.

Why not make your own beads that are as unique as you are? You can add family photos, initials, vacation photos, and anything else that you can imagine! Our custom photo beads are compatible with all major brands of European bead bracelets, so you don't need to worry about whether or not they will fit onto the bracelet you already have.

Don't have a bracelet? We sell our own European bead bracelets as well, and they are a great quality at a great price!

The best part about these custom beads might be that you can assemble them in just a few short minutes! Here's how:

1. Resize your photo with the included EZ Photo Resizer Software. We have both a downloadable desktop version, and a brand new web version that you can use in your browser, or on your tablet or phone. Your purchase includes full access to both of these versions!

2. Peel a Krystal Clear-Itz cover from the sheet, and place it over the printed photo you wish to use. Cut out around the covered photo.

3. Cut out a small piece of Seal-Itz strip approximately the same size as your cut out photo, and peel back one side to reveal the adhesive. Place your photo onto the exposed adhesive, and cut out around the photo again. You are essentially turning your photo into a super strong sticker to place onto your bead.

4. Peel the backing to reveal the second adhesive, and push the photo down firmly into the bead frame. Repeat for all sides, and your customized photo bead is complete!

Ready to get started?
Click here to shop European photo beads now!

Red Ribbons For Christmas Ornaments!

You can add a red ribbon to any of our pendants to transform them into a classic beautiful Christmas ornament!


Our red ribbons are back in stock for the holidays! We have 10 packs and 100 packs for your convenience!

What Should I Make And Sell At Holiday Craft Shows?

 
Holiday craft shows have arrived! Here are some ideas to jump start your busy holiday selling season!
We have a wide assortment of different photo jewelry variety packs available! Each one has several different styles so you can get a feel for our products, and try out different styles to see what your customers love! 
European beads are so popular! We carry complete bracelets in a variety of colors. The kit shown above makes two of each bracelet, so you can get a few different styles to start out with. We also sell beads separately. Some of your clientele may already have their own bead bracelets, so selling the beads individually will allow you to offer a lower priced item that compliments the bracelet they already have, which translates to more impulse sales and cash for you!
Our floating photo locket is the ultimate holiday gift! These are perfect for craft shows. The kit shown above includes twenty lockets and two hundred floating locket charms! Imagine your show table with two hundred charms for sale, and how fast your profits could add up!

How Do I Make A Photo Bead Bracelet?

You can make your own photo bead bracelet! We sell supplies and kits on our website that make it so easy for you to create your own custom photo bracelet in minutes! We have a variety of different colors and styles, so there is sure to be something everyone will love. Our included EZ Photo Resizer software lets you resize and print your photos at the perfect bead size, and the included covers seal in your photos! You can get a whole new bracelet, or get some beads to add to your existing European photo bead bracelet!

 Click here to shop our entire collection of photo beads!

Christmas Gift Idea For Mom!

Need a special Christmas gift idea for Mom this year? She would love to have one of these floating photo lockets! You can customize them with her favorite photos! These would also be a great gift for your sister, aunt, daughter, grandma, or best friend!  We have several different kinds, including a memorial angel version, and a paw print version for all the dog moms in your life!

How Do I Make Photo Christmas Ornaments?

Wondering how to make our snowflake shape Christmas ornaments? Watch the video below!

How Do I Make Photo Christmas Ornaments? from Photo Jewelry on Vimeo.

 

How Do I Make Map Pendants And Other Map Jewelry?

You may have seen map jewelry with personalized locations and wondered how to make them yourself. Good news - it's fun and easy!

You can use maps with any of our products! You can use real maps, images of maps from the internet, or pictures of your own real maps if you want to use the same one over and over again without cutting your original map. You can find real vintage maps at antique stores, on eBay, or garage sales. Making custom jewelry featuring your city can be a great idea for starting a small business. Below are a few free map images from us so you can give it a try!

How Do I Make Color Christmas Ornament Hooks?

Our clear beaded ornament hooks can be turned any color you like with just a permanent marker! Pink, blue, orange, yellow, turquoise, blue, red, green or any color that you like! See all our Christmas ornament hooks here.

How Do I Make Color Christmas Ornament Hooks?

 
 
 

How Do I Make Photo Name Charms?

Its easy. Just add a name charm to your pendant to make it even more personal.  Our EZ Resizer program will let you add names, dates anything you want to a photo charm.

Here are the items listed above:

12mm Photo Charm

40 x 30mm Oval Pendant

 

Free Vintage Oriental Tea Label Use Resin Covers

Free Vintage Oriental Tea Label Use Resin Covers and make a wonderfully unique

pendant.  We have many vintage looking pendants that  will work.

Did you know that images from the internet can easily be saved and resized?  See our quick and easy tutorial below.

Resize any image with our EZ Photo Jewelry Resizer Software!

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