Author Nealay Patelas distinct sense of style and color appeals to crystal lovers looking for inspiration and new design ideas. Readers learn to use weaving, wire-working, and other creative techniques, like stitching with crystals and beading wire, to create ten truly unique jewelry sets. Beading wire is easy to find and use with little investment; it is also very forgiving and can be reshaped as many times as necessary. Clear step-by-step instructions and thorough, easy-to-follow photos and illustrations are included for each piece. Other chapters cover specific techniques such as crimping, creating a simple loop, working with thread, and opening and closing jump rings. These projects present a modern, Victorian-style look with a new twist.Stitch the remaining bugle beads in the same manner to create the front casing but before closing the last stitch, insert the 12 ... Attach one end of the pearl chains to the box clasp and the other ends to two petals of the 12 mm crystal flower.
|Title||:||Jewelry for the New Romantic|
|Publisher||:||Kalmbach Books - 2012-08-29|