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Glamorous Beaded Jewelry: Bracelets, Necklaces, Earrings, and Rings

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Filled to overflowing with exquisitely photographed, amazingly beautiful pieces of beaded jewelry, from bracelets and earrings to rings and necklaces, More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, the follow-up to M.T. Ryan's first best-selling book, is a stylish compendium of original designs that are created from beads of every imaginable description and that use the very simplest of beading techniques.

- Over 25 stunning designs for jewelry that sparkles with color---from chandelier earrings and knotted-and-bejewled chokers to chunky bracelets and cocktail rings

- Over 250 gorgeous full-color photographs that capture every shimmering detail of each finished piece and map out the precise steps to beading every bracelet, earring, necklace, and ring featured in "The Collection"

- Clear, easy-to-follow step-by-step directions accompanied by close-up photographs and illustrations that guide even the absolute beginner to professional-looking results

- Special sections on quick-and-easy beading basics, and the best sources for finding everything needed to make all the pieces in the collection

Synopsis:

With Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, beaders can create 25 fun and sophisticated pieces from chandelier earrings, to chunky bracelets, to knotted-and-bejeweled chokers. The stunning projects are inspired by the designer jewelry seen in upscale boutiques and the runways of todays fashion houses. Featured pieces are deceptively simple and inexpensive to make, with clear step-by-step instructions and photographs that give beginners new skills and intermediate beaders new approaches to their craft. A helpful Sources & Resources section ensures that the featured materials are close at hand so that the adage, “Make it today. Wear it tonight!” comes true.

Synopsis:

Brimming with 25 sparkling and sophisticated projects, from chandelier earrings to chunky bracelets. Over 175 full-color photographs.

Synopsis:

Brimming with over 25 sparkling and sophisticated projects, a lavishly illustrated volume that includes original designs for necklaces, bracelets, rings, and pins that cascade with color and style.

Synopsis:

In the fashionable sequel to Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, author M.T. Ryan brings his trained eye, design skills, and exacting workmanship to this stunning new collection of original jewelry designs. A designer of home and personal accessories including furniture, tabletop and stationery, M.T. Ryan presents More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, his second book for Creative Homeowner's Home Arts.

Synopsis:

Combining contemporary styling and impeccable workmanship, M.T. Ryan presents More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, a jewel of a book that follows in the fashionable footsteps of his best-selling Glamorous Beaded Jewelry. Breaking new ground, Ryan presents a completely new and exciting collection of beaded originals with the latest fashion angles using simple techniques in clever new ways that even beginners will find easy to master. "The Collection," which picks up on the clean lines and layered colorways that are so popular in jewelry design today, will inspire readers and beaders alike to make each piece featured in the stunning full-color photographs that fill the pages of the book.

Synopsis:

This jewel of a book follows in the fashionable footsteps of M.T. Ryans best-selling first work, Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, but introduces a totally new and irresistible collection of bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, and pins. Featuring over 25 stunning pieces and stylistic variations, More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry will inspire loyal readers and beaders alike, and encourage even the most reluctant beginner, to make these fashion-forward pieces with entrancing good looks by following the step-by-step directions and full-color photographs that fill the pages of the book. The work includes an enlarged and authoritative tutorial on the basics of jewelry-making, an updated and expanded list of “Sources and Resources,” and a comprehensive Index.

About the Author

M.T. Ryan is a designer of home and personal accessories working in a wide

range of fields, including dinnerware and stationery. In this work, M.T.

brings his trained eye, design skills, and exacting workmanship to this

stunning new collection of original jewelry designs. This is M.T. Ryan's

first book.

Table of Contents

Glamorous Beaded Jewelry

Table of Contents

Introduction

Bracelets
• Pink Ice 12
A soft “braid” of chunky crystals in pale pink and rose

• Violet Garland Bangle 16
A gold cuff with a vine of crystal flowers

• Pastel Pearl Meringue 20
A gossamer fine web of luminous pearls

• Honeydew Cluster 24
A silver link chain with beads in melon colors

• Slinky Cuff 28
Ruffled hoops of watery-pink dagger beads

• Floating Freshwater Pearls 32
A modern-style silver cuff with pearls

• Tumbling Crystals 36
Strands of chunky crystals in sheer lemon and moss hues

• Crystal Luster 40
Strands of faceted crystal nuggets with a gold medallion accent

Necklaces
• Petaled Jewels 44
30s-style flower brooches in rich sorbet colors

• Celestial Strands 48
A spare constellation of plump beads and pearls on thin silver strands

• Classic Pendant Choker 52
A single highly polished garnet on a silk ribbon

• Sweet Dewdrops 56
Trios of pink glass beads on a delicate silver chain

• Harvest Lariat 60
An extra-long beaded strand with crystal tassels in warm autumn tones

• Winter Orchid 64
An elegant crescent of tumbled moonstone on a silver chain

• Coral Branch 70
A highly polished red coral pendant on a gold chain

• Honey Gold Ensemble 74
Interwoven strands of ribbon, beads, and crystals

• Burnished Ebony 78
A sleek 30s-style collar in tapered wood tablets

• Jeweled Wreath 82
Strands of green chips and red beads, and a gold coin

Earrings and Rings
• Crystal Pendants 86
Water-clear crystal chunks with berry cluster accents

• Chain Crystal Drops 90
Fine gold strands with crystals in gold, amber, and green

• Chandelier Drops 94
Articulated silver wire with a quartet of emerald-cut beads

• Gilt Spiral Drops 98
Delicately wound gold disks with crystal pendants

• Grape Cluster Drops 102
Bundles of lustrous pearls with teardrop crystal pendants

• Threaded Crystal 106
Teardrop solitaires with rich red side beads on silver bands

• Crystal Daisy 110
Petaled-flower solitaires on glass bands

Tools
• The Essentials 114

Materials
• Beads 118
• Strands 121
• Findings 123

Techniques
• Stringing Beads 126
• Crimping Strand Material 130
• Working with Wire 132
• Making a Wire Loop 134
• Working with Jump Rings 138

Resources 140

Index 142

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580112956
Subtitle:
Bracelets, Necklaces, Earrings, and Rings
Author:
Ryan, M T
Author:
Ryan, Michio
Author:
Ryan, M. T.
Publisher:
Home Arts
Subject:
Beadwork
Subject:
Jewelry
Subject:
Jewelry making
Subject:
Beads & Beading
Subject:
Crafts-Jewelry Techniques
Copyright:
Edition Description:
First
Publication Date:
20080711
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9.53x8.53x.36 in. 1.04 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by ,
With Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, beaders can create 25 fun and sophisticated pieces from chandelier earrings, to chunky bracelets, to knotted-and-bejeweled chokers. The stunning projects are inspired by the designer jewelry seen in upscale boutiques and the runways of todays fashion houses. Featured pieces are deceptively simple and inexpensive to make, with clear step-by-step instructions and photographs that give beginners new skills and intermediate beaders new approaches to their craft. A helpful Sources & Resources section ensures that the featured materials are close at hand so that the adage, “Make it today. Wear it tonight!” comes true.

"Synopsis" by ,
Brimming with 25 sparkling and sophisticated projects, from chandelier earrings to chunky bracelets. Over 175 full-color photographs.

"Synopsis" by ,
Brimming with over 25 sparkling and sophisticated projects, a lavishly illustrated volume that includes original designs for necklaces, bracelets, rings, and pins that cascade with color and style.

"Synopsis" by ,

In the fashionable sequel to Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, author M.T. Ryan brings his trained eye, design skills, and exacting workmanship to this stunning new collection of original jewelry designs. A designer of home and personal accessories including furniture, tabletop and stationery, M.T. Ryan presents More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, his second book for Creative Homeowner's Home Arts.

"Synopsis" by ,
Combining contemporary styling and impeccable workmanship, M.T. Ryan presents More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, a jewel of a book that follows in the fashionable footsteps of his best-selling Glamorous Beaded Jewelry. Breaking new ground, Ryan presents a completely new and exciting collection of beaded originals with the latest fashion angles using simple techniques in clever new ways that even beginners will find easy to master. "The Collection," which picks up on the clean lines and layered colorways that are so popular in jewelry design today, will inspire readers and beaders alike to make each piece featured in the stunning full-color photographs that fill the pages of the book.
"Synopsis" by ,

This jewel of a book follows in the fashionable footsteps of M.T. Ryans best-selling first work, Glamorous Beaded Jewelry, but introduces a totally new and irresistible collection of bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, and pins. Featuring over 25 stunning pieces and stylistic variations, More Glamorous Beaded Jewelry will inspire loyal readers and beaders alike, and encourage even the most reluctant beginner, to make these fashion-forward pieces with entrancing good looks by following the step-by-step directions and full-color photographs that fill the pages of the book. The work includes an enlarged and authoritative tutorial on the basics of jewelry-making, an updated and expanded list of “Sources and Resources,” and a comprehensive Index.

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