How to use Lampwork in a sentence
Why settle for a plain, boring watch when you could own a pretty, eye-catching yellow lampwork bead bracelet watch instead?
Lampwork beads are a type of colorful glass bead, and because they are produced individually, each bead is unique.
The name "lampwork" comes from the method that was used to create these beads in the 1800s.
Today's beadmakers generally use flameworking torches to create lovely lampwork beads that can be used to make attractive accessories.
In place of the traditional watch band is a pretty bracelet made from glistening glass lampwork beads.Advertisement
The lampwork beads are often used in conjunction with other types of beads, resulting in a stunning, colorful bracelet watch.
A lampwork bead bracelet watch is artistically attractive without being flashy.
With versatility like that, it's no wonder that women like lampwork bead bracelet watches!
A yellow lampwork bead bracelet watch might be just the thing.
Whether it's the Christmas season or a birthday, a lampwork bead bracelet watch is a gift that will certainly delight the recipient.Advertisement
Since watches with lampwork beads are typically handcrafted pieces, prices vary depending on the artisian and the other materials used in its creation.
Many lampwork bead watches are priced between forty and sixty dollars.
The individuality of handworked lampwork beads makes a lampwork bead watch a one-of-a-kind item.
If you want to try your hand at making your own glass beads, you can get the supplies to make lampwork beads in the comfort of your own home.
For more general information on making lampwork beads, visit Sundance Art Glass.Advertisement
On the other hand, handmade lampwork beads can cost anywhere from 10 cents each for small, basic beads to $40 and up for ornate, bumpy beads that take a lot of time and technique to master.
Bead Room has a great selection of vintage glass beads, Czech beads, lampwork beads, Swarovski and seed beads.
Mother Beads has a good selection of affordable lampwork beads.
Lampwork beads are wonderful as pendants used alone or with other, less ostentatious beads to make a necklace.
Lampwork beads are specialty beads handmade from hot glass.Advertisement
Making a three strand necklace from seed beads will take quite a bit longer than making a bracelet from chunky lampwork beads strung on stretch cord.