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Beading with Herringbone Stitch: A Beadwork How-To Book (Beadwork How-To Book)

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Synopsis:

The herringbone stitch is a versatile and unique off-loom bead technique. Popularized as the “Ndbele Weave” for its use by a South African tribe of the same name, the stitch is characterized by its snakeskin feel and visible chevron pattern. This guide offers a thorough historical and cultural background of the stitch, along with complete instructions for creating beautiful beaded projects. Also provided are techniques for creating flat and tubular herringbone stitch samples and a gallery of inspirational pieces from established artists.

About the Author

Vicki Star is the author of Beading with Peyote Stitch and Beady Eyed Woman. She teaches workshops nationwide and publishes a beading Web site and newsletter. She lives in San Diego, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781883010997
Author:
Star, Vicki
Publisher:
Interweave Press
Location:
Loveland, Colo.
Subject:
Beadwork
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Cross-Stitch
Subject:
Beads & Beading
Subject:
Crafts-Beadwork
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
A beadwork how-to-book
Series Volume:
963
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9 x 8.5 in

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The herringbone stitch is a versatile and unique off-loom bead technique. Popularized as the “Ndbele Weave” for its use by a South African tribe of the same name, the stitch is characterized by its snakeskin feel and visible chevron pattern. This guide offers a thorough historical and cultural background of the stitch, along with complete instructions for creating beautiful beaded projects. Also provided are techniques for creating flat and tubular herringbone stitch samples and a gallery of inspirational pieces from established artists.
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