Artbeads Holiday Gift Guide 2021

Artbeads Holiday Gift Guide

As Christmas gets closer and closer, we’re sure you’re wondering just what to get the friends and family on your list. We’ve picked some of our favorite finds from to inspire your Christmas list this holiday season. Our gift guide is here to help you shop for those who would love to receive handmade gifts made by you. You’ll also find great ideas for the beaders in your life (send the ideas to your spouse for your own Christmas wish list). Whether you’re shopping for others or yourself, you’re sure to find something to help your holiday shopping along!

Gift Cards Gift Cards

We’ll start with gift cards! Gift cards make great stocking stuffers and gift cards are the gateway to creativity. Add a gift card worth $25-$75 to a beader’s stocking, and they’ll be set to start making fabulous jewelry. If you’re a last-minute Christmas shopper, send an email gift certificate straight to their inbox (they’ll appreciate it all the same).


Chroma Tools

Every jewelry-maker needs the right tools to get the job done and we have lots of tools to choose from, including handy tool sets. Some of our favorite tools for gift-giving are our Chroma Tools, because they look beautiful and are functional, too. The perfect gift!

Hand-Painted Focals

Hand-Painted Focal Beads

Talk about a keepsake! Our hand-painted focal beads and pendants are full of amazing artistry. They make excellent gifts for beginner beaders and experts alike, as they elevate any project - from simple stringing to intricate bead embroidery. There are plenty of beautiful art styles to choose from with these beads and each one is signed by the artist who painted it by hand with the tiniest of brushes. Also check out our hand-enameled pieces from Gardanne Beads for a similar one-of-a-kind artisan feel. You can also turn these beauties into beautiful heirloom Christmas ornaments for your tree.

Seed-Beading Kits

Seed Bead Ring Kits

We know a lot of you love seed-beading! With our seed bead kits, it's easy to dive into a fun seed bead project. These kits make great gifts because they come with everything you need to get started on a project - seed beads, step-by-step instructions, needles, and thread! Add these kits to the stockings of seed beaders and they are sure to be happy. 


PRESTIGE Crystal Components

Who doesn't love a little sparkle for the holidays? Our new line of high-quality European PRESTIGE Crystal Components are available in gorgeous colors and styles everyone will love for their jewelry-making needs. Plus, these pretty crystals are great for the Christmas tree. Use them to make a holiday garland, add them to your ornaments, and more. 

Stocking Stuffer Supplies

Stocking Stuffer Supplies

Once you've chosen all the fun gifts you can find at, don't forget to fill those stockings with fun extras! Bead Stoppers are perfect for filling stockings and we can't live without them in stringing projects. The Beadalon Spin-N-Bead Jr Bead Loader is perfect for seed beading, as it makes it easier to add those tiny beads to your thread.

Scoop and Sort Trays

Everyone could use more bead trays and the aluminum scoop and sort trays are perfect for all kinds of projects.

Bead Buddy Junior Travel Case

Why not switch out a stocking for a Bead Buddy Junior Travel Case and fill it with all the supplies for a fun project? Make sure to check out all of our handy tools for even more ideas.