Leather Corded Fusion Ties: Knotted, Braided & Sinneted Bracelets, Necklaces & Pendants

Leather Corded Fusion Ties: Knotted, Braided & Sinneted Bracelets, Necklaces & Pendants

by J.D. Lenzen


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Leather Corded Fusion Ties (LCFT) reveals the foundation knowledge and techniques you need to create high-end leather corded jewelry. Detailed step-by-step instructions for 15 elegant and stylish bracelets, necklaces and pendants are featured, coupled with additional insights showing how to expand those pieces into more (over 25 designs in all). LCFT demystifies leather corded jewelry like no other book before!

• Learn how to work with and use jewelry crafting equipment and materials.

• Learn how to make leather corded fusion ties incorporating eye-catching beads, exquisite knots, elegant braids and stylish sinnets.

• Learn how to apply the principles of fusion knotting so you can design and create leather corded jewelry of your own.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780986377822
Publisher: 4th Level Indie
Publication date: 01/01/2016
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 1,108,018
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

J.D. Lenzen is the creator of the highly acclaimed YouTube channel "Tying It All Together" (youtube.com/tyingitalltogether), and the producer of over 250 instructional videos. He's been formally recognized by the International Guild of Knot Tyers (IGKT) for his contributions to knotting, and is the originator of fusion knotting—the creation of innovative knots and ties through the merging of different knot elements or knotting techniques. He lives and works in San Francisco,California.

Table of Contents

Foreword vii

Introduction ix

Getting Started

Instruction Format xi

Fusion Ties xi

Component Parts xi

Decoded Subsections xi

Equipment and Materials xii

Equipment Use xv

Useful Clarifications xviii

Visual Information xviii

Definitions xviii

Instructions & Insights

Beaded Snake Knot 1

2-StrandWall Knot 1

Double Overhand Knot 2

Divided Double Coin Knot 4

Double Coin Knot 5

Customizable Round Braid 8

Transitioning Technique 9

Decoded (CRB Options) 11

Beaded Snake Weave 12

Decoded (Double Overhand Single Cord) 15

Bead Bound Double Coin Knot 16

Ladder Stitching 17

Ribcage Braid 18

Celtic Heart Knot 21

2-Strand Wall Knot-Around Cords 22

Fisherman's Knot 23

Decoded (Streamlined Ties) 24

Meandering Lark's Head Braid 25

Decoded (Bead Bound Knots) 28

Chained Arrow Sinnet 29

Royal Butterfly Knot 33

Decoded (Bracelets as Chokers & Necklaces) 35

Beaded Ashoka Chakra Knot 36

Beaded Aztec Sun Bar 39

Decoded (Ladder Stitching) 42

Lion Heart Sinnet 43

Decoded (Zipper Sinnet) 46

Plum Blossom Dream Catcher 47

Noble Heart Knot 51

Knot Stabilization Technique 52

Decoded (Mixing & Matching Techniques) 53

Author Info

About the Author 55

Acknowledgements 55

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