Beautiful Beadweaving

Author: Isabella Lam
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 9781627004725
Size: 10.50 MB
Format: PDF
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This book contains 25 gorgeous projects which focus on creating detailed, stitched jewelry. Isabella’s original designs use common stitches such as peyote, herringbone, and right-angle weave and materials to make stunning wearable beadwoven jewelry. Her concise instructions incorporate step-by-step photographs that easily guide readers through the process of making necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. Additionally she uses materials that are easy to find: seed beads, pearls, gemstones, and crystals to make each piece unique.

Simply Beautiful Beading

Author: Heidi Boyd
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781600612831
Size: 18.68 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Blend your creative spirit with the quick and easy projects found inside Simply Beautiful Beading From casual to sophisticated, and everything in between, you'll find beading designs to fit your personal style. Inside, you'll discover 53 simple yet stylish beading projects for exquisite jewelry, accessories and home decor, including: modern glass bead chokers semiprecious stone set charm bracelets wired-pearl barrettes wineglass charms hanging votive candle holder and more than 35 variation projects for even more simply beautiful ideas!

Beading With Pearls

Author: Jean Campell
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781600590375
Size: 17.10 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Pearls have long stood for classic beauty and elegance, and this collection of 30 exquisite projects, the latest in the bestselling Beading with series, continues that time-honored tradition. It features sophisticated and stylish designs by a pool of talented artists, most using simple techniques suitable for beginners. The pieces range from vintage and sentimental to hip, modern, and edgy: the showstopping Bohemia ring features three burgundy pearls set in silver wire, accented with Swarovski crystals. Nefertiti earrings--fit for a queen--highlight clusters of tiny white rice pearls on wrapped bead loops. A shimmering three-strand necklace includes polished citrines, faceted glass beads, and off-white pearls. Every page is brimming with high-end style!

A Beaded Romance

Author: Kelly Wiese
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 9781440232312
Size: 15.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Indulge your passion for beading! The author of Beaded Allure is back with more exquisite, enticing jewelry you will love. Kelly Wiese ensures that all eyes will be on you with 26 dazzling designs for creating necklaces, bracelets, earrings and more. She covers basic beadweaving techniques and stitches, then expertly guides you through each project step by step. Inside A Beaded Romance, you'll find: 11 beading stitches that are easy to learn, with additional information on tools, materials and techniques. 26 projects with detailed instructions, photos and difficulty ratings that will allow beaders of all skill levels to dive right in. Jewelry patterns for every style, whether it's charming or seductive, modern or classic. Get swept away in A Beaded Romance!

Showcase 500 Beaded Jewelry

Author: Ray Hemachandra
Publisher: Lark Books (NC)
ISBN: 1454703164
Size: 16.20 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 45

"This beautiful and inspiring book gathers photographs of 500 of the most breathtaking beaded jewelry designs created in recent years. The techniques the beaders employ are as varied as the aesthetic sensibilities they bring to their gorgeous creations and include beadweaving in every stitch imaginable, embroidery, quilling, loom weaving, and kumihimo braiding, as well as basic stringing, simple wirework, and fine metalwork. Sometimes, a bead maker's focal piece simply is set in a straightforward, unpretentious, and beautiful design. Virtually all of the world's most famous beaders who make jewelry have pieces included -- including Carol Wilcox Wells, Diane Fitzgerald, Marcia DeCoster, Jamie Cloud Eakin, Huib Petersen, Paulette Baron, Sabine Lippert, Sherry Serafini, Margie Deeb, Maggie Meister, Melanie Potter, Ann Tevepaugh Mitchell, Laura McCabe, Suzanne Golden, Jean Campbell, Rachel Nelson-Smith, Eva Dobos, and many more -- but we also present work from many artists who have never been published before. All together, this extensive, international, and fabulous survey of 500 pieces includes work from nearly 300 artists from 30 countries and reveals the striking vision and ambition of today's beading community. Every beader, jeweler, and crafter will want Showcase 500 Beaded Jewelry in their collection"--

Beadweaving With Cabochons

Author: Marie Géraud
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781429997355
Size: 18.31 MB
Format: PDF
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This eBook is best viewed on a color device. Beadweaving is one of the most popular techniques used to create jewelry today. Easily mastered stitches like brick and peyote combine with central cabochon stones for a stunning array of one-of-a-kind bracelets, necklaces or pendants, rings, and earrings, in Marie Géraud's Beadweaving with Cabochons. --Clear, step-by-step weaving diagrams and concise directions make the most complex-looking designs a breeze to create. --Over 37 eye-catching designs--eleven main projects, with smaller pieces in the same theme displayed in gorgeous full-page photographs. --Expert tips and advice from the author regarding color and pattern as well as how to pick the perfect beads.