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Facet - The Bead Box

Not sure if you heard, but Facet (Stringing, formerly Bead Style) is launching The Bead Box - one stop kits for jewelry making! It's a monthly subscription and you can choose one of two options!

"We are so pleased and proud to be launching the Facet Jewelry Box — a subscription-based service for beaders of all stripes! We’ll have two different boxes to choose from: The Quick & Easy Stringing Box, and The Bead Stitching Box. Sign up today, and a new box will be delivered to your doorstep once per month, with not one, but TWO surprise beading projects. Everything that you need to make two finished pieces of jewelry will be included: all the beads, wire, clasps, and findings, plus complete how-to instructions with photos and patterns — in full color. All you need to supply are the tools!"


Not only that, but if you go to THIS LINK, you can also enter to win prizes!  The box subscriptions start in January, but you can sign up now! Please note that reserving a spot does not sign you up for the subscription service just yet, but does get you entered into the contest and allows you to receive information when the boxes come available!


"You can sign up today during our special pre-launch period and be the first to get your hands on our inaugural boxes. By reserving your spot early in this exciting new subscription box offering, you’ll be automatically entered into a drawing to win a full years’ subscription (that's 12 free boxes containing everything you need to make 24 projects!) — and if you refer a friend, there will be even more perks and rewards!"

Once you sign up, you'll receive a survey asking your opinion on what types of things you'd like to see in the boxes.  Then later, you'll receive an opportunity to sign up for the subscription!  See - easy! And just signing up during the pre-launch places NO obligation on you to actually purchase a box, BUT you might win something!


Comments

Terry Hankins said…
I followed all the links which take you to the same page but it doesn't say much. I entered my email hoping to find out how much it would cost but no info on that. Bead and Button has changed a lot lately--a lot of very simple stuff and a whole lot of stringing so I was looking for something new but it seems like everyone who signs up will vote so probably this is a teal gamble. You could get a bunch of real simple patterns that you could have made up yourself

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