The New Beadweaving: Great Projects with Innovative Materials
Master craftswoman Ann Benson turns beading into a beautiful art with these fresh and stylish woven designs for jewelry, clothing, and decorative items. The appealing techniques range from loom weaving to brickstitching, and a primer with all the basics covers each method so beaders can get going right away. An Irish Sunset brooch features classic Celtic knotwork and exquisite stitchery; pearls and stones add extra dimension to the pin. A Heart Ornament, done with filet beading, makes a great gift for a loved one. Or stitch and bead a Kilim Rug, Kimono, Pretty Bridal Bag, Bargello Lamp, and Sunset Panel.
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NEW BEADWEAVINGUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Modern beadwork often utilizes needlework techniques. Weaving with beads is familiar, but bead crochet, in which strung beads are hooked into a crocheted foundation, is an unusual, older technique ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - wiccked - LibraryThing
A nice book, with some lovely things in it. Not necessarily a book I'd want to keep for myself, but definitely good for inspiration and techniques. Read full review