Beautiful Beaded Jewelry for Beginners: 25 Rings, Bracelets, Necklaces, and Other Step-by-Step Projects (IMM Lifestyle Books) Easy-to-Make Designs Using Readily Available Semi-Precious Beads & Stones
Beautiful Beaded Jewelry for Beginners: 25 Rings, Bracelets,
Perfect for beginners, this contemporary collection shows just how easy it is to make stunning beaded jewelry with readily available beads and stones!25 step-by-step jewelry projects for necklaces, chokers, bracelets, cuffs, brooches, earrings, and ringsEasy, beginner-friendly designs can each be created in a matter of hoursStep-by-step photographs show you exactly what to do in easy-to-follow detailEasy to find materials: Projects use readily available semi-precious beads and stones like pearls, Swarovski crystals, and gems, along with silver- or gold-plated findings and wireStunning designs with individual day and evening pieces that will brighten up any outfitThe contemporary collection of 25 designs in Beautiful Beaded Jewelry for Beginners shows how to make stunning beaded jewelry with readily available beads and stones. Author Cheryl Owen, an experienced craft designer, shows just how easy it is to make fabulous necklaces, chokers, bracelets, cuffs, brooches, earrings, and rings that will compliment any ensemble.A techniques section at the start of the book works through all the basic methods you need to learn before embarking on the projects. Perfect for beginners, each project is shown in full step-by-step detail, showing you exactly what to do.The designs are simple and ...
- Brand: Design Originals
- ASIN: 1504801075
200 Beading Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets: An Indispensable Compendium of Technical Know-How and Troubleshooting Tips (200 Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets)
200 Beading Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets: An
Just like having an expert on call 24 hours a day--here are the answers to any beading questions or dilemmas you might have.Whether stringing, wiring, or beadweaving, step-by-step photographs, diagrams, and clear instructions will guide you through each stage of your work. The techniques are organized in the order you need them when making a project, from using the right tools and materials to finishing tips for neat, professional results--or you can dip in for help with a particular problem.Learn about creative knotwork, quick and easy stringing, and how to work with wire. Mix vintage and modern beads, incorporate charms and findings in your work, and rescale and design your own patterns.Whether you're using large glass beads, crystal, or seed beads, using wirework techniques or stitches, making jewelry as gifts or to sell, 200 beading Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets has all the answers.
- Brand: Griffin
- ASIN: 0312587473
Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful: 24 captivating jewelry designs
Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful: 24 captivating jewelry
Noted designer and author Irina Miech returns to her favorite medium with Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful, a collection of 24+ timeless wire jewelry projects beginners can create with a minimum investment in tools and materials.Using a clear, illustrative teaching style, Irina introduces standard wire techniques like wrapping loops, spirals, and zig-zags; hammering; creating simple clasps, and much more. Jewelry makers can apply their new skills to beautiful earrings, rings, pendants, bracelets, necklaces, and captured cabochons that have a timeless, classic look and feel.The focus is on materials and tools readily available at national retailers and independent bead shops alike: base metals, beads, semiprecious stones, and cabochons in various sizes and shapes. Even the findings — chain, clasps, and jump rings — are easy to find. With Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful, jewelry makers at every level will be able to create timeless jewelry pieces using standard techniques and materials.
- Brand: KALMBACH
- ASIN: 1627003916
- UPC: 064465178995
Creative Beaded Jewelry: 33 Exquisite Designs Inspired by the Arts of China, Japan, India and Tibet
Creative Beaded Jewelry: 33 Exquisite Designs Inspired by
Craft colorful and unique jewelry with this Asian-inspired craft book. Bracelets embellished with Chinese floral and butterfly motifs, a gold-and-pearl lariat inspired by the fridges of a Persian carpet, and the popular Shamballa bracelet— these are just a few of the many artful pieces you'll learn to make in this wonderful new DIY jewelry book. Jewelry techniques include: Wire Strung Jewelry Loop & Chain Jewelry Memory Wire Jewelry Knotted Jewelry Elastic Cord BraceletsSuitable for novices and experienced jewelry-making experts alike, some of the projects take just a few minutes to complete, and all of them are fun and inexpensive to do. They result in jewelry that looks great and can be worn anywhere! Most of the 33 jewelry projects in this jewelry making book use materials you can find at any craft store. Each chapter in Creative Beaded Jewelry takes you through the basics of a different stringing method and then sets you on an adventure through the many ways you can use it to create personalized designs.
- ASIN: 0804847509
Wire-Wrapped Jewelry Techniques: Tools and Inspiration for Creating Your Own Fashionable Jewelry (Fox Chapel Publishing) 30 Expert Wire-Wrapping Techniques Step-by-Step, plus 8 Stylish Projects
Wire-Wrapped Jewelry Techniques: Tools and Inspiration for Creating
This comprehensive guide to wire-wrapping jewelry covers all the techniques beginners need to know!30 expert wire wrapping techniques step-by-step, including simple loops, cluster wrap, adding beads to wrapping wire, adding a coil element, wrapping sequential layers, and more8 stylish DIY projects for statement jewelry like necklaces, pendants, hairpins, and earringsComprehensive guide includes step-by-step instructions, lists of materials and tools needed, and helpful tips and tricksBeginner-friendly for anyone who is new to wire wrapping or just wants to brush up on techniquesWire wrapping is a quick and easy technique that will take your jewelry craft to the next level. A little wire, a few simple tools, and some brightly colored beads are all you need to start creating your own intriguing fashion statements! By adding new wires to basic links, you can alter simple shapes into complex and fascinating focal designs.Wire-Wrapped Jewelry Techniques teaches 30 expert wire wrapping methods for jewelry wire, such as forming bent-wire links, working a wrapping pattern, wrapping sequential layers, embellishing decorative loops, adding coil elements, and much more. This comprehensive guide to wire wrap jewelry includes 8 step-by-step projects for stunning necklaces, pendants, hairpins,...
- Brand: Design Originals
- ASIN: 1565239555
Beaded Chain Mail Jewelry: Timeless Techniques with a Twist (Lark Jewelry Books)
Beaded Chain Mail Jewelry: Timeless Techniques with a
Chain mail is one of the hottest jewelry trends out there; add beads and the style positively sizzles. Who could resist? Bestselling author and chain mail expert Dylon Whyte presents his time-tested, time-saving techniques with more than 30 breathtaking projects, ranging from extremely simple to challenging.A thorough introduction, illustrated with computer-generated pictures, covers the basics of chain mail techniques. Then Whyte reveals his patented, perfected beading method: rather than using difficult wire-wrapping, he threads the beads directly onto the rings before they’re fashioned into chain mail.The exciting collection of 30 projects includes a delicate Persian patterned anklet, embellished with tiny silver bells; an amethyst opera-length necklace; and silver earrings shaped like inverted peacock feathers, edged with rings and turquoise beads.
- Brand: Brand: Lark Crafts
- ASIN: 1600592201
- UPC: 884580142059
Learn to Stitch Beaded Jewelry: 50+ projects you'll love to make
Learn to Stitch Beaded Jewelry: 50+ projects you'll
With a solid knowledge of the most common bead stitches, any jewelry maker can make beautiful jewelry they'll love to wear. In Learn to Stitch Beaded Jewelry, designer and teacher Marla Salezze teaches the basics of the most popular bead stitches in a fun and accessible way.Readers will learn spiral stitch, peyote stitch, ladder stitch, herringbone stitch, netting, square stitch, brick stitch, right-angle weave, and bead embroidery through clear instructions and illustrations. Salezze offers a taste of each stitch in straightforward projects that are easy to follow and fun to make, plus design variations using each project's main technique.The 40+ projects in Learn to Stitch Beaded Jewelry use the bead stitchers' most popular and easy-to-find materials: seed beads, stones, crystals, fire-polished beads, cylinder beads, and more. The finished pieces are colorful and fun, and beginning stitchers will love learning how to make jewelry they can wear or give as gifts. Advanced stitchers will appreciate the fresh projects they can make in a weekend using the skills they already have.
- ASIN: 1627005064
The Complete Guide to Wire & Beaded Jewelry: Over 50 beautiful projects and variations using wire and beads
The Complete Guide to Wire & Beaded Jewelry:
Celebrated jewelry designer and bestselling author Linda Jones presents a must-have collection of beautiful pieces, all made from made from wire and beads, in a variety of styles.Packed with designs for daytime, ethnic-inspired necklaces, fun projects for kids, pretty pieces for special occasions, and items suitable for beginners, keen crafters will never need to buy another jewelry book again. You will learn how to combine beads with simple and intricate chain designs, and how to create elegant finishing touches by bringing in tiny shells, leather, and delicate ribbon. Why not try the stunning birthstone bracelet, or make impressive costume jewelry such as the spiral choker and the striking wedding tiara? You don’t need expensive tools and materials, nor any previous experience, as the step-by-step instructions, techniques, and tips will help you to create professional-looking pieces that you will be proud to wear yourself or give as a gift. And if you’re already a jewelry aficionado, you’ll find plenty of ideas and project variations to inspire you to create more designs of your own.
- Brand: CICO Books
- ASIN: 1906525706
Micro-Macrame: 30 Beaded Designs for Jewelry Using Crystals and Cords
Micro-Macrame: 30 Beaded Designs for Jewelry Using Crystals
Macramé has reemerged with a gorgeous new twist! Evocative of the Victorian-era macramé lace that decorated fashionable women's shawls and purses this accessible new book updates the art of macramé lace with a range of stunning beaded jewelry designs. Beautiful and infinitely versatile, Micro-Macrame shows jewelry makers how to capture the allure of this classic craft by combining it with beads to create stunning items that rival the elegance and intricacy of pieces made years ago---but are easy to make and have a modern appeal. The book includes:· A comprehensive introduction to the craft including the five basic knots you need to know to get started · Detailed step-by step photographs with complete instructions guide you every step of the way · Practical advice on choosing the best equipment and supplies available· For beginners and experts alike, as well as all jewelry and beading enthusiasts · 30 glamorous designs for beaded bracelets, earrings, brooches, necklaces, watchbands, and more. Pick up Micro-Macramé and all the inspiration and skill you need to create gorgeous jewelry will be right at your fingertips.
- Brand: Griffin
- ASIN: 0312380852
Kumihimo Basics and Beyond: 24 Braided and Beaded Jewelry Projects on the Kumihimo Disk
Kumihimo Basics and Beyond: 24 Braided and Beaded
Kumihimo Basics and Beyond presents techniques for creating all-cord braids and beaded braids, then teaches beaders how to transform them into finished jewelry. Short demonstrations of the key techniques needed for each project are presented in easy-to-grasp portions, allowing beaders to learn and practice as they go. Rebecca Combs demystifies tricky kumihimo math” by providing detailed supply lists for each project in the book, plus teaches beaders how to calculate the amount of fiber and how many beads they’ll need for their future kumihimo projects.
- Brand: Kalmbach
- ASIN: 1627000437
- UPC: 499991620579
Beaded Jewelry: Knotting Techniques: Skills, Tools, and Materials for Making Handcrafted Jewelry. A Storey BASICS® Title
Beaded Jewelry: Knotting Techniques: Skills, Tools, and Materials
Get all knotted up! This fun guide has all the information you need to make your own jewelry using knotting techniques. You’ll learn how to evaluate, select, and care for pearls and gemstones; how to select findings and tools; the pros and cons of different stringing materials; and much more. Clear step-by-step, fully illustrated instructions show you exactly how to knot between beads and attach various types of clasps and finishes. You’ll soon be crafting beautiful, ready-to-wear pieces.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1612124860
Jill Wiseman's Beautiful Beaded Ropes: 24 Wearable Jewelry Projects in Multiple Stitches (Beadweaving Master Class Series)
Jill Wiseman's Beautiful Beaded Ropes: 24 Wearable Jewelry
Join popular teacher and designer Jill Wiseman as she presents 24 beaded rope designs in this wonderful entry in Lark Jewelry & Beading's popular Beadweaving Master Class series. From dainty to heavy, and from simple to outrageously textured, these beautiful and wearable necklace, lariat, bangle, and bracelet projects (plus a few earrings!) utilize such popular stitch techniques as spiral rope, peyote, netting, herringbone, right angle weave, chevron, polygon weave, and oglala. Beginning and experienced beaders alike will love these high-quality projects from one of the most fun and innovative beaders on the scene today!
- ASIN: 1454703563
Guide to Beading with a Loom: From Start to Finish and Beyond
Guide to Beading with a Loom: From Start
Guide to Beading with a Loom is a comprehensive introduction to this popular beading technique. This book includes all the information needed for beginners including information about looms, supplies and techniques and is packed with photos and illustrations to provide maximum understanding. The twenty projects will build and advance your skills and knowledge. Plus there are numerous project variations to stimulate your own creativity. Advanced beaders familiar with loom beading will also find wonderful techniques and information on non-traditional techniques including many projects. This is a resource book every beader needs in their library.
- ASIN: B01JDC34JE
Easy & Elegant Beaded Copper Jewelry: How to Create Beautiful Fashion Accessories from a Few Basic Steps
Easy & Elegant Beaded Copper Jewelry: How to
You can make affordable and stylish copper wire jewelry with a few simple tools, some wire and beads. Learn over 300 different link styles and how to create your own with step-by-step instructions and outstanding instructional photos!
- Brand: Design Originals
- ASIN: 1565235142
- UPC: 884757233269
Wolf Beaded Bookmark
''The free spirit follows the path of the lone wolf.'' Make this noble creature your reading companion! Handsome bookmark is the perfect way to mark your place in that epic novel.Coordinating silver bead and silky black tassel complement the designBookmark is packaged in a clear plastic protective sleeve2-1/2'' wide by 7-1/8'' highWarning: choking hazard—small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
- ASIN: 1593593287