My favorite Resources: these are places where I purchase my materials and I will only recommend materials that I use or close alternatives to materials I use.
Fire Mountain Gems & Beads: http://www.firemountaingems.com
Source for Japanese and Czech beads and some copper-core wire. I recommend the Zebra brand colored copper-core wires. Avoid the silver and gold Zebra wire. Only purchase the colored Zebra wire.
Shipwreck Beads: http://www.shipwreckbeads.com
Source for Czech and Vintage beads.
Source for copper-core wire.
Source for copper-core wire and bead spinners.
Bead spinner sources:
Spin-N-Bead Junior (Amazon US): https://tinyurl.com/ycuhf4zr
Spin-N-Bead Standard (Amazon US): https://tinyurl.com/y7yj8uqw
Spin-N-Bead Junior (Amazon UK): https://tinyurl.com/y9y7ofpz
Spin-N-Bead Standard (Amazon UK): https://tinyurl.com/ybuldmmc
Spinsational bracelet maker bead spinner – a kids’ beadspinner that is adorable and works surprisingly well: https://tinyurl.com/4byn5x84
Knipex heavy duty wire cutters (I LOVE THIS!): https://tinyurl.com/ychc26ng
Dual brooch/hair finding (Amazon US): https://tinyurl.com/y72paczn
Brooch pins (Amazon US): https://tinyurl.com/ybtv8tto
Check local craft and hardware stores first as you may be able to find better prices on the below items. Bulk items generally are cheaper to purchase online.
Acrylic Water (2 part resin): https://tinyurl.com/y7ag2q6u
Bulk Embroidery Floss: https://tinyurl.com/y7ct77v4
12-gauge steel wire: https://tinyurl.com/yd3tuvz5
Bulk floral tape: https://tinyurl.com/yagn2635
Multi-color floral tape: https://tinyurl.com/ycalan2j
Bulk Brown floral tape: https://tinyurl.com/y8bc87vk
Joann Fabrics website: Joann.com
Copper-core wire: https://tinyurl.com/y6qy48rg
Planters from projects:
Branches in Bloom cover vase: https://tinyurl.com/5n8ptww7
Branches in Bloom (raku blue ceramic vase) (various projects)https://tinyurl.com/3hawbru7
Chamomile project- Elephant Planter: https://tinyurl.com/yadrwk4e
Lucky Bamboo project – Koi Planter: https://tinyurl.com/ycxfc5zm
Lucky Bamboo project – Dragon Planter: – https://tinyurl.com/2p952xzs
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