×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Bead Fantasies III: Still More Beautiful, Easy-to-Make Jewelry
     

Bead Fantasies III: Still More Beautiful, Easy-to-Make Jewelry

by Takako Samejima
 

With luscious color photos, detailed drawings and step-by-step instructions, renowned jewelry designer Takako Samejima makes it easy for even the beginner to create eye-catching, original bead accessories. From the Turquoise Silver Fringe & Cross Necklace and Little Star Pierce (earrings) to the Round Garnet Bracelet and Comet Onyx Ring, here is a collection of

Overview

With luscious color photos, detailed drawings and step-by-step instructions, renowned jewelry designer Takako Samejima makes it easy for even the beginner to create eye-catching, original bead accessories. From the Turquoise Silver Fringe & Cross Necklace and Little Star Pierce (earrings) to the Round Garnet Bracelet and Comet Onyx Ring, here is a collection of stunning pieces that are perfect complements to spring and summer styles. In the first section, Samejima shows readers how to craft fashion-forward necklaces, bracelets, rings, brooches, and earrings designed around one motif. Next comes a catalog of different beads and pieces arranged by stone: rosequartz, garnet, pearl, carnelian, turquoise and labradorite. A section on using color combinations and patterns follows, as well as basic techniques and useful tools.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9784889961980
Publisher:
Japan Publications Trading
Publication date:
06/16/2006
Series:
Bead Fantasies Series
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.30(d)

Related Subjects

Meet the Author

Takako Samejima has been making bead accessories since she was in elementary school. She opened her own atelier called Crystalloid in 1995 and she works as a jewelry designer and producer. Her characteristic designschic, colorful, sophisticated styles and motifsare popular among beaders; and have been featured in Japanese fashion magazines.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews