Fast & Fabulous October/November 2018: Call For Submissions

The Beadwork staff is looking for submissions for Fast & Fabulous October/November 2018 issue with the theme of Statement Jewelry. Does that sound like your design style? If so, just check out the submission guidelines below and send us your bold design by May 6, 2018.

Past examples include: Timber Treasure by Allison Hoffman from Jewelry Stringing, Winter 2017, Cyprium by Jeannie K. Dukic from Jewelry Stringing, Fall 2012, Kansas Flowers by Brenda Morris Jarrett from Jewelry Stringing, Fall 2016, and Farthing Flight by Michelle McEnroe from Jewelry Stringing, Summer 2016 (shown above).

We welcome all designs and all designers. You don’t need to be a professional jewelry artist — but if you are, that’s fine, too. Simply create a design you love that incorporates the theme. To get you started, here are some resources to help you bring your design to life.


Cool Reflections by Debbie Blair featured in Jewelry Stringing, Winter 2016

Jewelry Resources

8 Tips on How to Make Wire Jewelry by Tammy Jones
How to Get the Perfect Crimp Using the Right Crimping Technique by Jean Campbell Cox
How to Make a Double-Wrapped Loop
How to Tie a Sliding Knot Like a Pro by Jean Campbell Cox
Surgeon’s Knot
Tips for Choosing the Right Glue by Molly Schaller


Jewel of the Amazon by Krista Peel Starer featured in Jewelry Stringing, Summer 2016

Submission Information

Fast & Fabulous submissions are accepted by theme. To submit a project for the October/November 2018 Fast & Fabulous section, simply email a photo of your project to For additional submission info, check out the blog “Submitting a Project to Beadwork Magazine” by Managing Editor, Lavon Peters, or see our submission guidelines. (Note that bead woven project submissions are evaluated on a continuous basis and do not need to follow a particular theme.)

October/November 2018 Fast & Fabulous Due Date: May 6, 2018


Fleurs Nouveau by Denise Yezbak Moore featured in Jewelry Stringing, Winter 2010

We can’t wait to see what you create!
Marissa Bouska
Assistant Editor, Beadwork magazine

To find previous Fast & Fabulous projects, visit the Interweave Store!

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