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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 traingles 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

Kit/Pattern Sale
By two kits or patterns at the regular price
and get one pattern of your choice

Free pattern will NOT show -0- on the shopping cart
but will be deducted before your credit card is billed


SALE - $5 off
All Holiday
earring/pin/pendant kits
with Swarovski Crystals
Discount will NOT show on the shopping cart
but will be applied before your credit card is billed


August 2014

24 colors of Half Tila Beads

Tila Beads also in stock and will be on the web site soon!

June - July 2014

New colors and sizes of slide clasps have just arrived

We are back from the Bead & Button show
All show kits are now available for sale

 Twin Lariat  

 Elizabeth Bracelet  

 Swing Necklace


 Tri Pendant

Additional Kits and patterns moved to the discontinued section
Get them before they are gone

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 color of large peanut bead

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
Great new items from my trip to the Tucson Beads shows

NEW Kit - Galaxy Pendant or Necklace

NEW ITEM - Japanese Large Peanut Beads

New colors of 2.8mm Miyuki Drop beads

4 New DuraCoat colors of Miyuki Long Magatama Drops

3 New colors of Twin Beads

2 New colors of Peanut Beads

New color of Size 8 Triangles

New - Giant Lobster Clasps in 2 colors

New Czech Buttons

Doris will be teaching at the following shows:
Kits from these classes are now available

Bead Fest - August 21-24
Elizabeth Ring
Loop de Loop Bracelet

Swing Necklace
Spiral Twist

January 2014

New Year's Inventory Reduction Sale!
50% off selected Swarovski stones

All Crystal Clay supplies on sale

40% off all needle felting supplies

Swarovski Stretchy Bracelets now on sale

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

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

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

NEW Kit Odyssey Necklace

The Neons have arrived!
Super Duos in both Bright Neon and Dark Neon
Neon Spikes in two sizes - with a ring pattern coming soon
Other spike colors also available

The Large Bead Storage Kits are now BACK IN STOCK
And they are still on sale for $12

July-August 2013

NEW ITEM - Shankless button cabs

New Article - The Demise of the Rivoli

2 new kits
Twisted Delight  
Outer Circle Necklace

Lunisoft Cabs
Beading Foundation
German Glass Cameos
2 new colors of large Peanut beads

NEW COLORS of Rivoli
Summer Blush (14, 16, 18, 27mm)
Electra (18 and 27mm)
Celedon (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

Book Sale!
- get them while they last
Way below retail prices!

May/June 2013

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

Three New Twin Bead Colors and other favorites back in stock

February/March 2013

New Tools - Scissors - Tweezers - Hemostat

New Delica Colors

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

3 New colors of Niblet beads

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

SEED BEADS! - We have carried seed beads at shows -
but have never listed them on the web site, until now

4 NEW colors of 2.8 Drops by Miyuki

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 Kit- Kumihimo Shoelaces

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

6 New colors of Large Super Duo two hole beads
NEW Item - 12+ new colors of regular size Super Duo

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!

The Super Duo's have arrived

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

2 NEW Colors ! of 1.8mm cube beads

NEW ITEM !- 2mm Czech Glass pearls

NEW colors of silver & gold Delica Beads

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

March /April 2012

NEW ITEMS - Crystal Clay - Settings - stones to set

Just added! - 10 more colors of Czech Twin Beads

Just added! - New Gold color - Size 8 Triangle

Just added! - 2 new Metallic Silver Delica colors

NEW ITEM! - 17 colors of Czech Twin Beads
Great new two hole beads - plus free patterns

2 New kits - Rivoli Circles Bracelet
and Twisted Spiral

New Item - Large Lobster Claps
NEW colors and shapes - Resin Flowers
5 New Colors - Czech Magatama Beads
2 New Colors - Size 8 Delica Beads

New Color - Article #4627 Swarovski Rectangle
Black Diamond 27mmx18.5mm

Discontinued kits - SALE - 40-65% off

NEW ITEM - Size 8 Toho Triangles - 14 colors

NEW ITEM - Size 8 Delica Beads

Stretchy Swarovski Bracelets

2 New kits
Century Ring -
will be taught at Bead & Button in 2012
Topaz Bracelet - uses the new Swarovski settings

New Colors - Triangles - 1.5mm cubes - 3mm Square - 4mm Square

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 sizes and types of Nailhead beads

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

35mm Rivoli in three colors
We are now carrying a selection of Swarovski
4mm bicones

New Item -
Metal Rings and samples of what to do with them

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

Book Reviews - New Section

Brass Bracelet Blanks have arrived

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

Dee's Place is currently featured in the the following Magazines:
Beadwork Magazine - April/May 2011 -
Beadwork Magazine - June/July 2011 -
Bead & Button 2008 Special issue on Right Angle Weave - Catapillar Bracelet
Beadwork Magazine - February, 2008 - Resin flowers were used for the Bead Challenge

Jewelry Crafts - June 2006 - "Get Organized" by Rebekah Wills
Article on bead storage - Page 38
Bead Style Special Issue "Your Perfect Look" On stands April 18, 2007
Page 42 features a necklace by Cathy Jakicic using the resin leaves

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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