Formerly Glassing Magazine


Glassing Magazine is now named Beachcombing Magazine. In Beachcombing Magazine, we share stories, articles, and photographs about beach and sea glass, shells, fossils, and beachcombing treasures, plus we showcase the jewelry, art, and decor that people create with their beach finds. Through photos, stories, and more, Beachcombing Magazine explores the enjoyment of beachcombing. Enjoy how-to articles, history, personal stories, collector interviews, artisan spotlights, coastal decor ideas, beach destinations, products we love, and much more.

Subscriptions make a great gift for your favorite beach lover! Order by November 23rd to receive the January/February 2019 issue which ships in mid-December.

Beachcombing Magazine ships worldwide.

Issue Highlights:

November/December 2018

  • Teal sea glass
  • The Mayflower in London
  • Lighthouse stays
  • Sea glass-inspired cottage makeover
  • How to bezel set sea glass
  • Destination: Galveston, Texas

January/February 2019

  • Yellow sea glass
  • Finding real pirate treasure
  • Treasure in the sands
  • Shelling beaches
  • Spring beachcombing festivals

March/April 2019

  • Black sea glass
  • Clay pipes
  • Fossil hunting
  • Displaying your collection
  • Upcoming beachcombing festivals
  • Destination: San Juan Islands and the 
Olympic Peninsula

May/June 2019

  • Pink sea glass
  • The largest piece of sea glass
  • Tidepooling
  • Turning trash into art
  • Upcoming beachcombing festivals
  • Summer beachcombing festivals

Plus, personal stories, how-to articles, interviews, beach decor, jewelry, art, products, and more!

Looking to buy individual issues of the magazine? See the list of retail shops that carry Beachcombing Magazine.


Your subscription is delivered six times a year, and is available worldwide. Your first issue will mail 4-8 weeks from receipt of order. If you subscribe by November 23, 2018, your first issue will be the January/February issue, which will mail in mid-December. Orders placed after November 23rd will start with the March/April 2019 issue, which will mail in mid-February 2019. Please contact us about delivery issues using the form below. International deliveries can take up to six weeks to arrive.

The best way to order or renew a subscription is to order online. If you would prefer to have an invoice emailed to you, please send your name, address, phone number, and email address to and request an invoice by email. Or, you can download a PDF order form and send it back with your check or payment information.

Back Issues

We have a limited number of extra copies of each issue of Glassing Magazine and Beachcombing Magazine that are available for purchase until stock runs out. You can also contact one of the retail shops that carry Beachcombing Magazine. Once an issue is sold out, it is no longer available. The only way to get every issue is to subscribe.