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Three NEW colors Diamond Duo

and a new bracelet pattern using them

 March - April

The NEW Diamond Duo Beads have arrived! 25 colors
Plus free patterns to use them!

NEW Super 8 Beads have arrived! 30 colors

New Pattern - Spiral Ndebele using two hole beads

November - December 2015

SALE on Beadalon Knot-a-Bead

Two new storage systems for
small items and projects

NEW ITEM - Small Bead Board with cover

New Toho Semi Glazed colors have arrived - size 8 and 11

Many more
Mini Super Duo in the latest shipment

September - October 2015

We hit the Jackpot! 18 more
Mini Super Duo
colors arrived in today's shipment (September 16th)

More colors of Super Duo Mixes
plus 3 new colors of Super Duo

Stay Tuned - more Mini Super Duo and
Semi Glazed size 11 and 8 on the way

July-August 2015

New Kits From classes taught at Bead & Button
Monte Bangle
Split Tila Necklace
Double Triangle Necklace

The Mini Super Duo beads have been ordered and should be here
late July - early August.
10 colors have arrived as of July 28th
6 more added August 22nd

I do still have some of the sample tubes that were available at
Bead & Button. If you are interested, send me an email and I can send
you a picture of what is still available.

3 new colors of Super Duo Mixes

The new Toho semi-glazed size 11's and 8's have arrived

I still have some of the sample tubes of Toho semi glaze and hybrid
from Bead & Button in 15 - 11 - 8's. If you are interested send me an
email and I will send you a scan of what is available

May 2015

The Beadventure Tour to the 2016 Tucson bead show has just
been posted and we already have several sign ups!

New colors of Super Duo Beads

New colors and shapes - Swarovski stones
1122 12-14-18mm Rivoli Glacier Blue over Lt Siam
Vintage 4665 Octagon stones in two sizes

New Kits - Floral Ndebele Bracelet
Almost Double Spiral

February 2015

New Item - Czech flower beads

January 2015

2 New colors of Czech large Peanut beads

5 New colors of Super Duo Beads

The vintage German pearl necklaces
have been marked down to $9.00

More new 2-hole Beads!
The Tango Bead will be introduced at the Tucson bead show

December 2014

Now in stock - Special Purchase
Beadalon Knot-a-Bead

Doris will be teaching four classes at the Bead & Button show in June
You can't register for classes until Jan 6th - but you can browse the class listings now

Sunburst Necklace

Monte Bangle

Double Triangle
with two hole triangles and bricks

Split Tila Necklace

Breaking News - New Beads!
Doris has been selected as a Starman Trendsetter for 2015.
What does that mean? She will receive new beads being produced by the Starman Factories
to come up with new designs so that when the beads appears in the stores there will be
patterns already available to show you how to use them.
We can now announce the new bead shapes and should have them for sale some time in February.


Same great shape as the CzechMates brick - but only 1/3 as thick

That's right - they have 4 holes!
Same size as the Tile beads - but much thinner


August 2014

24 colors of Half Tila Beads

June - July 2014

New colors and sizes of slide clasps have just arrived

NEW ITEM - Half Tila Beads are here!

We also carry several other
two hole beads that are not listed
on the web site as the stock keeps changing.
If you need two hole - bricks - lentils - squares - triangles
just email to see what we have in stock

April - May 2014

NEW Kit - Galaxy Pendant or Necklace
Now also available in Green

Pewter Key

Out of production Swarovski
Article # 4866 - 8mm

New sizes and shapes of
lobster clasps

Toho Permanent finish seed bead MIX in size 8 and 11

February - March 2014

NEW ITEM - Japanese Large Peanut Beads

New - Giant Lobster Clasps in 2 colors

New Czech Buttons

January 2014

We still have a few felted beads left in stock
Get yours now before they are gone

Yarn Sale!
- 35% off Bamboo yarn for Kumihimo,
Knitting or Crochet

September/October 2013

NEW Items Vintage Swarovski 18mm Givre Cab,
17mm #1201, 8mm rounded square

The Neons have arrived!
Super Duos in both Bright Neon and Dark Neon
Neon Spikes in two sizes
Other spike colors also available

July-August 2013

NEW ITEM - Shankless button cabs

New Article - The Demise of the Rivoli

Lunisoft Cabs
Beading Foundation

NEW COLORS of Rivoli
Summer Blush (14, 16, 18, 27mm)
Electra (18 and 27mm)
Celadon (18 and 27mm)
Crystal Moonlight (16 and 18MM) - great for brides!

New shape from Swarovski - Lemon Fancy Stone in 2 sizes and 3 colors

The Bracelet Bangles are back in stock with a new lower price

May/June 2013

Green Turmoline SS59 Vintage Dentelle
Emerald - 18mm Vintage octagon shape

February/March 2013

New Tools - Scissors - Tweezers - Hemostat

New Kit! - Twin Lariat - Twin Beads, seed beads & drops

New Patterns!
Basic Twin Netting Bracelet or Necklace
Loop de Loop Bracelet
Loop de Loop Earrings
Twin Peyote Bracelet

January 2013

NEW Item - Swarovski Chantons - sizes SS38 - 55
Same great shape as the Rivoli except with a flat top

Check out the October/November issue of Beadwork Magazine
We carry all of the supplies needed to make it!
The Bedouin Amulet Case Necklace by Diane Fitzgerald

NEW Article ! - The Great Czech Two-Hole Bead Wars

New sizes of Ultra Color Rivoli - we now carry 12-14-16-18 in all of the Ultra Colors
These are your favorite original Ultra Colors - not the newer version!

NEW ITEM ! - Silver Tassels in 7 styles
Featured in The Fall 2012 issue of Stringing Magazine

NEW ITEM ! Large size Peanut beads
(Farfalle beads) from the Czech Republic
Free ornament pattern using the
Large Peanut Beads

New Swarovski oval and rounded square
in Pacific Opal

16 and 18mm Rivoli in Peacock Eye

New Item - Large Lobster Claps

Discontinued kits - SALE - 40-65% off

Exciting - NEW ITEM -
Swarovski settings - Metal Rivoli settings to hold
round, rectangle and triangle Swarovski stones

Swarovski Dentelles in 6 sizes
along with other great vintage finds.

New sizes and colors of Rivoli. Including the hard to find
Vintage Bronze and Gold Aurum

Vintage Swarovski and Japanese glass pearls

New plastic flower/leaf sets and vintage plastic
New resin shapes and colors

Vintage Swarovski floor sweepings and Sew-on Crystal in two shapes

Have you purchased one of our Swarovski necklace or bracelet kits and want to make another one
but cannot find the crystals? "Crystals Only" option now available for some kits

Special Purchase Nymo D bobbins - 10 for $6.50

We now carry Rivoli stones in the new popular Celadon Color in 4 sizes
14 - 16 - 18 and 27 mm
Dec 2012 note - The Celadon color can not currently be reordered
so get them now if you want them

Swarovski Rivoli in the new Celadon Color
Also the new
Aqua Blue - now in 3 sizes
Stash of vintage faceted
Czech and Swarovski
Czech Buttons
2 hole Nailheads

Have you seen Diane Fitzgerald's newest book?
"Shaped Beadwork" is now available from Amazon.
I carry the
Nailhead beads and some flat shaped garnet that can be used
in the projects from her book

New item - 3 styles of felting molds
to make 3 dimensional items

New Section - Free stitch tutorials and patterns
Not many there yet - but we will keep working on that

New Czech Buttons - the perfect thing to finish off that necklace or bracelet
They are not vintage - but are fantastic just the same

New items have been added to the Gallery Page
See a picture of my entry that was accepted into the Beadwork Beaded Figure
traveling exhibit and some recent felting embellished with beads.
Also added are pictures of the wire necklaces featured on a
Making Jewelry segment of the DIY network.

** Lea's Garden by Doris Coghill of Dee's Place -
Article in the August/September 2002 issue of Beadwork Magazine

** Beadwork Creates Necklaces, Interweave Press. September 2002.
Two necklaces designed by Doris Coghill of Dee's Place

** Beadwork Creates Beaded Beads, Interweave Press, April 2003.
Beaded Bead designed by Doris Coghill of Dee's Place

** Bead Challenge - sponsored by the Upper Midwest Bead Society -
2001 Challenge and winners / 2003 Challenge winners

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