Synopses & Reviews
Working with beads is a popular hobby for people of many ages. Basic wire, stringing and crimping techniques are used for 71 beginner or intermediate level projects. Posts, hoops, short and long dangles are shown, along with 12 sets including bracelets and necklaces. Includes a step-by-step photo how-to section and a visual glossary of terms. 176 pages, all color.
Earrings are a quick, satisfying and economical jewelry project that can be finished in minutes. A few basic techniques make earrings a snap to create, with fashionable results. These original designs are perfect for every day and any easy enough that beader will feel confident making and wearing them to work, school, dinner or a show. Change your outfit, change your look, or make quick gifts with a few leftover beads.