Modern Expressions: Creating Fabulous and Fashionable Jewelry with Easy-to-Find Elements [NOOK Book]

Overview

Modern Designs. Fabulous Results.



It's all about the jewelry, dah-ling! Designer Fernando Dasilva puts the spotlight on high fashion with necklaces, bracelets and earrings that exude elegance and radiate haute couture. Drawing inspiration from vibrant color palettes, 80s art deco and fashion-forward findings, these pieces won't just enhance your wardrobe&#150they'll make it!


  • 25 designer projects that fuse popular findings, such as ...
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Modern Expressions: Creating Fabulous and Fashionable Jewelry with Easy-to-Find Elements

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Overview

Modern Designs. Fabulous Results.



It's all about the jewelry, dah-ling! Designer Fernando Dasilva puts the spotlight on high fashion with necklaces, bracelets and earrings that exude elegance and radiate haute couture. Drawing inspiration from vibrant color palettes, 80s art deco and fashion-forward findings, these pieces won't just enhance your wardrobe&#150they'll make it!


  • 25 designer projects that fuse popular findings, such as crystals, gemstones and heavy chain, with unique and exotic elements, such as sponge beads, puzzle beads and crystal yarn.
  • 15 fashion sketches show you not just how to wear the pieces but totally rock them. Pair these daring pieces with an outfit that's already in your closet with easy-wear tips.
  • Helpful techniques and designer tips make it easy to create funky, fashionable and fabulous pieces!


Create your own collection of glamorous pieces, and walk (and rock) your own runway!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440313981
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 12/14/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 128
  • File size: 19 MB
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Meet the Author


Fernando Dasilva is one of the few active male jewelry designers in the industry with more than nine years of experience. He has been highlighted by Women's Wear Daily as a "designer to watch." Fernando is the co-author of Bead and Wire Jewelry Exposed (North Light, Jan '09). He teaches at the Create Your Style Workshops in Tucson and is an active member of the Beadalon design team.
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  • Posted May 20, 2011

    An explosion of unique fashionable jewelry designs

    If you are looking for incredible creation ideas, this is a book that I strongly invite you to buy. The very interesting association of materials, shapes and colours is a real pleasure for eyes and truly develops a rich and creative imagination.

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