The Journal

Our Journal is a quarterly magazine exclusive to members of The Beadworkers Guild and the only British magazine that predominantly specialises in seed bead projects.

Our Journal is presented in full colour and is available in both paper and digital format.

Every issue contains:

  • An average of eight detailed and illustrated patterns
  • Book and product reviews
  • Feature articles
  • Beading community news
  • Diary of shows and bead fairs
  • Gift giveaways


We have a selection of back issues available from the Guild shop.

The Journal team always welcome articles and designs for future issues. If you would like to submit a project or article to the Journal, please view our Journal Submission Form.

If you would like to view our list of current advertisers, please click on Journal Traders' Directory.

Advertising in the Journal - find out how you can showcase your beading business to our members.

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