Published on 2013-04-18 08:44:52
Just for our Facebook friends. Get 20% off any order made before Monday 22nd April 2013. Just enter coupon code FACEBOOK into the website coupon box before checking out and you will receive 20% off your order before shipping. Single use only!
Published on 2012-12-20 01:09:30
Check out the latest DEAL OF THE DAY available at Sanctuary Beads. We have 50 sets of full size pliers available for the great price of £7.50 per set. These are best quality boxjoint pliers made from stainless steel and have purple sparkle handles.
Published on 2012-12-02 13:52:31
Save 20% on your beading presents this month at Sanctuary Beads. Simply enter voucher code DECEMBER into the coupon box at the bottom of the shopping cart prior to checkout and 20% will be deducted off your order.
Published on 2012-12-02 13:46:57
Sanctuary Beads have just launched a new range of Kumihimo bracelet kits. At £3.75 each these make an ideal stocking filler. Available in several colourways we will be adding silver lined versions this week with an economy version based on Chinese s
Published on 2012-10-31 09:27:26
Sanctuary Beads have just increased our range of Kumihimo starter kits to include 6 rattail mixes. These kits can be found in our Kumihimo starter kit catagory on our website – click here These kits are great fun and allow you to create bracele
Published on 2012-10-19 10:11:56
New and exclusive to us these Kumihimo kits include nearly everything you will need to produce round braided cords. Kumihimo braiding is great fun and ideal even for children as young as seven with a bit of help from parents! Adults find it relaxing and with practise you will soon be producing original cords [...]
Published on 2012-10-01 02:50:16
Sanctuary Beads now offer their regular customers 20% off ONE order per month. Just enter discount code OCTOBER into the coupon box at the bottom of checkout to receive 20% off your order (before shipping) . The discount code is only available for one use per customer. We will be offering this monthly discount for [...]
Published on 2012-08-30 04:44:43
If you havent visited our website recently please do not forget to take advantage of the 20% voucher … Just enter code AUGUST into the coupon box before checking out to get 20% off your order (excl. shippng).
Published on 2012-08-10 08:32:19
3 of yesterdays 4 clearance items sold out within 24 hours. Todays bargains include 55g of silver lined seed bead mix for 50p, coloured stretch elastic and a coule of our colour themed bead box range. Check out our website today
Published on 2012-08-09 06:02:23
We are having a clearout of some items and will be adding many more over the next few weeks. Take a look at the CLEARANCE section on the website where you will find items typically at half our normal prices. Todays offers include a flat nose plier at only 99p and a box of assorted [...]
Published on 2012-08-09 02:24:22
We have just added a new range of faceted glass rondelles. At 40 beads for 99p these represent excellent value for money. These glass faceted rondelle beads can be found here
Published on 2012-08-09 02:19:44
We have decided to extend our 20% offer to all orders regardless of amount spent. Simply enter code AUGUST into the coupon box at the bottom of the shoping cart BEFORE proceeding to checkout to take advantage of this great offer.
Published on 2012-08-08 04:08:42
Now in stock a new range of watch faces. Check out the new additions today Get 20% off by using voucher code AUGUST See website for full details
Published on 2012-08-01 09:35:09
Throughtout the month of August Sanctuary Beads will be running a series of offers just for our website customers. The first of these offers is 20% discount on all orders over £40. This offer runs from 2nd August 2012 to 9th August 2012 and the discount can be claimed simly be entering code AUGUST into [...]
Published on 2012-08-01 09:18:56
We have just restocked our range of crimp bead covers. These are now available on our website.
Published on 2012-07-24 23:48:26
Get a FIVER off your next order at Sanctuary Beads (minimum spend applies). Simply use voucher code FIVER in the coupon box at the bottom of the shopping cart to receive £5 off your next order over £25. No items are excluded from this offer so why not check out our website today.
Published on 2012-07-11 08:46:15
We are offering our 3mm metal alloy spacer beads at just £1.50 per 500 in our website as from today. Please do not forget that our 10% off promotion is running for all of this week. Why not take a look at our website today.
Published on 2012-07-08 08:53:51
For the next 7 days we are offering ALL customers 10% off purchases made from our website at www.sanctuarybeads.co.uk We have just added lots of new cotton cords, organza ribbons, themed bead boxes etc so why not check out our website today and take advantage of this 7 day promotion by using discount code [...]
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We have had a couple of emails from customers who are away until after the Bank Holiday and were thus unable to take advantage of the 10% discount on offer for the Bank Holiday. To be fair to those customers we are extending the voucher until 7th June 2012. Simply enter code A1003 into the [...]
Published on 2012-06-04 05:04:57
To celebrate the Jubilee we are offering 10% off everything at Sanctuary Beads…. (www.sanctuarybeads.co.uk - not EBAY). Simply enter code A1003 into the coupon box BEFORE checking out to receive 10% off your order before shipping.
Published on 2012-06-01 14:20:52
Lots of new mixes of 8mm glass faux pearls now in stock! Just 99p for 100 beads – great value for money
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We have just added sets of Kumihimo findings to our website. Each pack contains a toggle clasp set, heavy jump rings and a pair of glue in barrel end caps. Available in silver plated, gold plated and antique bronze these are priced at 99p per set and we will be adding larger quantity packs in [...]
Published on 2012-05-23 16:57:05
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We are in the process of listing lots of new items. This week we will be adding: Semi precious gemstone beads in economic 7″ strands. These include amethyst, gold sandstone, rose quartz, fluorite, tiger eye, black stone, blue sandstone, agate, picture jasper, snowflake and sodalite. Semi precious gemstone chips (again including the ever popular amethyst). [...]
Published on 2012-05-18 17:36:51
If you havent discovered Pinterest yet check out our page at http://pinterest.com/paulplatten/ Pinterest is a great place to share photos and videos. We have started to build a library of videos based on jewellery making techniques. We have just posted a section of Kumihimo links and will be adding many more videos over the next [...]
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We have just added some new beads to our website. These 6mm faux pearl bead mixes are great value for money at only 99p for 200 beads. We will be adding several new colours of 6mm individual beads to the glass pearl catagory on our website during the next week.
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We have just restocked our ranges of 4mm and 6mm czech fire polished bead mixes. Made by Jablonec especially for Beadsmith these are really great quality beads. We will be adding individual 6mm fire polished beads to our wetsite at www.sanctuarybeads.co.uk in the very near future.
Published on 2012-05-10 14:41:43
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Alphabet beads are great fun… Ideal for making personalised items and always a fun idea to keep children amused on a rainy day!! Why not introduce them into jewellery making in a fun way. We now have several new alphabet beads in our shop These are competitively priced at 25g for 99p (which [...]
Published on 2012-05-09 04:39:51
We have just listed a new range of wire guardians / proctectors in 4 colours namely silver, gold, bronze and near black in our store. These are nickel free and are priced at 99p for 100 pieces This product is the first of many new ranges we will be introducing over the next few [...]
Published on 2012-05-07 06:45:27
Our 10% offer runs until midnight tonight!! Just enter code A1003 into checkout prior to payment to receive 10% off your purchases (before shipping costs). Visit our website by clicking here
Published on 2012-05-05 10:37:31
To celebrate the Bank Holiday Sanctuary Beads are offering a 10% discount all weekend on purchases via their website. Just enter coupon code A1003 into the coupon box at the bottom of the cart BEFORE making payment and 10% will be deducted from the cost (before shipping) of your purchases…
Published on 2012-05-03 17:30:26
Great fun, our range of memory wire bracelet kits make ideal gifts for beading friends…. Simple to make and inexpensive at £2.49 each. We also have several silver foil bracelet kits which are proving very popular. The amethyst version is shown above and is available in our store for £2.89.
Published on 2012-05-03 17:20:36
At Sanctuary Beads we believe it is important to reward our customers so we have reviewed our discount structure for larger orders. Whilst we are unable to offer large wholesale discounts we can announce that our new discount structure is as follows: Orders over £25 - 5% discount by entering code DISCOUNT25 Orders over £50 [...]
Published on 2012-05-02 05:20:13
Just added a new range of freshwater pearls. Something a little different for all your jewellery making creations. Realistically priced on our website at £2.99 per 16″ strand.
Published on 2012-05-01 06:09:34
Just listed 18 new colours of 8mm crackle beads, and a further 9 different 10mm crackle beads. Crackle glass beads are made by creating the base bead and then dropping the beads into cold water which causes the glass to crackle. The beads are then sprayed with a hard wearing coating to create the coloured [...]
Published on 2012-04-30 07:08:31
We have just introduced several new colours of tigertail into our store. These include white, purple, bright gold and a very hot pink!
Published on 2012-04-28 05:39:11
Sanctuary Beads are now stocking Beads and Beyond magazine. This magazine is full of great beading tips and is difficult to find in the Newsagents… We have a number of back issues dating back until December 2011 if you have missed any of the recent issues. Please subscribe to our Newsletter to get details of [...]
Published on 2012-04-27 13:12:15
The discount coupon A1003 will expire on 30th April 2012. This currently gives a 10% discount in our store if entered before checkout is selected and prior to making payment. Why not take advantage of this great offer this weekend to stock up on all your beading goodies!!
Published on 2012-04-27 13:07:04
A more natural looking wooden bead has now found its way onto the online shelves at Sanctuary Beads… we have over 50 different beads and mixes just added in the store. These are an economic choice and represent great value for money. The majority of these wood beads are available in light brown, dark [...]
Published on 2012-04-26 10:01:52
Following the success of our purple sparkle slimline range we have now added the same pliers in teal to our website. They retail on EBAY at £3.50 each but they can be purchased for £2.75 each on the website. They are available in round nose, chain nose, flat nose and side cutter versions. Made in [...]
Published on 2012-04-25 15:07:56
Beadsmith are producing several different videos to support their products. We have just set up a Product Video page on our website and will be uploading videos for all the relevant Beadsmith products that we stock. To date we have added their Introduction to Kumihimo, Twist and Curl and Micro Engraver videos and will be [...]
Published on 2012-04-25 08:54:51
Just arrived in the UK our mini plier set is ideal for anyone who loves small tools. Offering excellent value for money this set includes mini round nose, chain nose, flat nose, nylon jaw and side cutter pliers plus a bead tweezer and a split ring tweezer. A really good quality set presented in a [...]
Published on 2012-04-25 04:42:58
The ideal starter pack for anyone looking for the basic findings used in jewellery making. This pack includes 50 earwires, 100 38mm headpins, 100 38mm eyepins, 200 4mm spacer beads, 100 jump rings, 250 2mm crimp beads, 100 folding calottes, 100 8mm jump rings and 10 12mm lobster clasps. All of the findings are silver [...]
Published on 2012-04-24 14:03:37
The Econo Twist n Curl is an ingenious and inexpensive tool used to create an endless variety of wire beads, coils, and jump rings. The tool includes 6 different mandrills. 3 round mandrills, measuring 2.5, 5 and 6.5mm. One Rectangle mandrill measuring 2.5x x10mm, One Square mandrill measuring 6.5mm and One triangle mandrill measuring 6.5mm. [...]
Published on 2012-04-24 08:05:07
Making loops in headpins with a round nose plier is with practice BUT if you struggle to make consistent loops then help is at hand! A looping plier will help you create perfect loops time after time. At Sanctuary Beads we have a boxjoint version at £5.99 and an economic lapjoint version at £3.50. [...]
Published on 2012-04-24 04:30:56
We have recently received a large shipment of tools from our suppliers in Pakistan.. In error we ordered an extra 500 sets of flat nose pliers so we have decided to clear them at cost price just to make room in the warehouse!! So these are available on the website for £1.49 (they are [...]
Published on 2012-04-23 09:36:36
Soft Flex® Wire is the designer’s choice in bead stringing wire. Soft Flex® Wire is a lead-free beading wire for designers that demand strength and durability. Soft Flex® Wire is a superior beading wire, created by beaders for beaders. Soft Flex® Wire is constructed of either 21 or 49 micro woven stainless steel [...]
Published on 2012-04-23 05:37:05
From Beadsmith the thread zap is the perfect answer to split ends when making jewellery! Fantastic for cutting thread when scissors just do not reach. The product is available by clicking here… Beadsmith Thread Zap
Published on 2012-04-22 03:20:21
Wire Size Wire size is denoted by a number called gauge. The following chart provides the approximate diameters of wire in American Wire Gauge and Standard Wire Gauge. American Wire Gauge is the standardised system used in America and is sometimes also called Brown & Sharp Gauge. Standard Wire Gauge is the standardised system used [...]
Published on 2012-04-19 16:16:54
The Beadsmith Thing-A-Ma-Jig is a great tool for making wire forms with ease. I have been scouring the web for a video showing how to use the tool and discovered Beadaholique have a great one on You Tube which you can watch here…. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QbwDAagF0s The Thing A Ma Jig is currently available in our online [...]
Published on 2012-04-19 16:08:33
Great discount deals at Sanctuary Beads…………………………………………...
Published on 2012-04-17 23:35:51
Following the success of a recent 10% promotion we have been running we have decided to extend the deal for the whole of April. So even if you have used your voucher code once it will be available for the rest of the month right up until the end of April. VOUCHER CODE NEEDED A1003 [...]
Published on 2012-04-17 12:16:58
As a small business owner there is nothing more annoying when a customer reports an order has gone astray in the post. Up until January Royal Mail provided compensation where a small business suffered loss due to their incompetence in failing to deliver the order. But since January if they lose something its just one [...]