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Beaded Halloween Lantern Competition: Win £50!

How would you like to win £50 to spend on the Beadflowers website or Etsy store? Well, all you have to do is enter my beaded Halloween lantern competition. Who is eligible to enter? Anyone who is enrolled on this beaded lanterns online class. If you’re already enrolled, you’re eligible already. If you’re not currently…

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Beading with Katie

Beading with Katie, the new-look mailing list for enjoying more beading and learning more beading skills

Spring is a time for growth and renewal, right? Well, for me, this month has been a time to make a few improvements…a kind of growth and renewal exercise to benefit you, my loyal customers and followers. I’m reaching the culmination of this process. So, I can now proudly introduce…(drum roll please)…Beading with Katie. What…

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Launching The Rose Club for Beading Enthusiasts

Launching the rose members club, Katie Dean, Beadflowers

  I nearly said ‘addicts’ in that title, but I don’t intend to offend. So, let’s call ourselves ‘enthusiasts’ instead! Anyway, back to the real point of this blog…why am I launching the Rose Club? And what is it? Why am I launching the Rose Club? Well, as I run the business side of ‘Beadflowers’…

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Displaying beaded sweets, candies and more

Displaying beaded sweets and candies, Katie Dean, Beadflowers

Have you made many of my beaded sweets and candies? If so, you’re going to be interested in this brilliant idea for displaying beaded sweets and candies. It is simple to make, and will draw a lot of admiration from any guests who see it. What is this idea for displaying beaded sweets? Well, it’s…

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Invitation to join a Beaded Easter Egg Hunt

Invitation to join a beaded Easter egg hunt, Katie Dean, Beadflowers

Well, we’re just under a week away from Easter weekend 2021. And, I think we need another excuse for cheering ourselves up. So, this is my invitation to join a beaded Easter egg hunt. Are you in? Well, you probably want to know what it involves first. So, let me explain… When does it take…

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My Beaded Square Project

Pandora's Box, my beaded square project by Katie Dean

Well, having had over a year to do this, I finally completed my beaded square project yesterday! I’m not normally a ‘last-minute’ merchant, but… So, now it is on its way to the Beadwork Museum. I’m keeping fingers tightly crossed that it arrives safely. And, in the meantime, I thought I would share my efforts…

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Beading PHD Challenge: Technical Difficulties

PHD beading challenge part 4: technical difficulties

Welcome back to the final installment of the beading PHD challenge. This week we’re going to be looking at your last box of PHDs. Those are the ones that stalled because of technical difficulties. What do I mean by technical difficulties? Well, those occur when you reach a set of instructions that you simply can’t…

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