Bead Fun For The Whole Family

A collection of project ideas and beads to kickstart Summer creativity. Tutorials are recommended for children 10+. Grab your family and create crafty memories this Summer with Jesse James Beads:

Stretch Bracelets

These trendy jewelry design staples are fun, easy, and require no specific jewelry tools! Grab your favorite beads and a spool of elastic cord to get started. We also recommend glue to firmly secure your bracelet together.

All-in-One Mixes for Stretch Bracelets:

Heishi Bracelets

Lightweight, colorful, and easy to make, these are perfect for a Summer afternoon! You can use elastic similar to stretch bracelets or beading wire and add your favorite charms, beads, and more to customize.

Heishi Bead Strands:


Earrings are a fun way to add some sparkle to any outfit. Learn how to create your own from stringing to wire-wrapping and everything in between. Check out tutorials for all skill levels. Note that some projects make require basic beading tools:

Trendy Color Blends for Earrings:


Don't be intimidated! Wire wrapping is a great way to add a personal touch to focal pieces and more. Check out these tutorials to give wire-wrapping a try. Note that these projects will require basic beading tools:

Bead Strands For Wire-Wrapping: