Synopses & Reviews
Befuddled by beading? No more. "Get Started Beading is a complete beading primer. This book presents the best-ever projects from "Bead & Button magazine, all specially selected as the easiest and most appealing for beginning beaders. These 45 projects teach readers the basics of beadwork, including stringing, wirework, and the most common stitches: peyote, brick, square, Ndebele herringbone, and right-angle weave. Tools and techniques are fully explained, and every step is presented through straightforward instructions plus crisp photographs and clear illustrations. "Anyone can do it! From simple strung necklaces to multistrand bracelets and spiral wire embellishments, this volume is packed with the pleasure of beading.
A complete primer on beading, Best of Bead&Button: Get Started Beading instructs readers in the basics of beadwork. Bead stringing, wirework, and the most common bead stitches peyote, brick, square, herringbone, and right-angle weave are presented through clear instructions, photos, and illustrations. Stylish accessories illustrate each technique. With more than 45 fabulous projects from simple strung necklaces to multi-strand bracelets and spiral wire embellishments this volume is packed with great information and ideas.