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The Beauty Behind Amazingly Colored Lampwork Jewelry

The Beauty Behind Amazingly Colored Lampwork Jewelry

Stephanie White October 20. 2018

The history of lampwork beadwork goes back thousands of years to approximately the fifth century BC, but for as beautiful as it was during that time, it didn't really gain popularity until the 19th century.

The Beauty Behind Amazingly Colored Lampwork Jewelry
From Oil Lamp to Blow Torch: A Brief History of Lampwork Beads

From Oil Lamp to Blow Torch: A Brief History of Lampwork Beads

Stephanie White July 30. 2018

Have you ever been in a specialty bead store or a craft fair and been blown away by the display of beautifully colored glass beads? They might be small and round, or large and almost like a sculpture. They may have a subtle elegance, with rich but muted tones, or they may boast seemingly impossible designs in bright colors. Whatever the details, they are lampwork beads.

From Oil Lamp to Blow Torch: A Brief History of Lampwork Beads