Kalmbach Publishing, Co., 2006 - Crafts & Hobbies - 96 pages
Here readers will find more than 30 great, attention-getting necklaces that range in style from fancy to fanciful. The reader will explore the basics of stringing, stitching, and wirework techniques with detailed instructions and clear step-by-step photos. The book also includes innovative ways to use focal beads, combine textures, and add finishing touches.
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18-gauge wire 4mm bead accent beads accents to span art bead backstitch bead cap bead photo bead tip beading needles beads and go beadwork beeswax bezel bicone bottom brick stitch bugle cabochon centerpiece chainnose pliers circle color complete the wraps crimp bead crimp the crimp crimping pliers donut edge bead end bead end link figure finish the wraps Fireline flat spacer flexible beading wire focal bead freshwater pearls fringe glass beads Glue the knot go back gold 14 head pin hole jump ring lampwork last bead length of thread loop photo MATERIALS necklace medallion number of beads Nymo peyote stitch peyote strip photo f Pick up three picot motif Repeat step right-angle weave roundnose pliers secure the thread seeds and accents sew back side spacer beads spiral split ring square knot standard unit sterling silver surgeon's knot thread path three beads top bead trim the excess wire cutters wrapped loop