Creating Crystal Jewelry with Swarovski

65 Sparkling Designs with Crystal Beads and Stones

Author: Laura McCabe

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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DIVElegant, old-world jewelry with modern style. Working with world-famous Swarovski crystal beads, author Laura McCabe creates luminous necklaces, earrings, pendants, and rings for beaders of every skill level. The author provides complete step-by-step instruction for 20 projects (10 for beginners) -- and presents 45 more in a photo gallery of design variations, teaching readers how to vary colors and shapes to create custom effects. All 65 designs are made with only three simple beadwork techniques: flat peyote stitch, tubular peyote stitch, and spiral rope. Laura McCabe also provides a chapter on making decorative embellishments, such as bezels, picots, berry clusters, and branch fringe. The concise instructions are illustrated with easy-to-follow illustrations. Beaders of any skill level can create their own high-end, boutique-style jewelry Goes beyond stringing to teach readers three basic beadweaving techniques and principles of design Only book on market endorsed by the worldÆs leading manufacturer of cut-crystal beads /div

Creating Glamorous Jewelry with Swarovski Elements

Classic Hollywood Designs with Crystal Beads and Stones

Author: Jean Campbell

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 184

Creating Glamorous Jewelry with Swarovski Elements presents a collection of modern reproductions of classic Hollywood glitz, worn by the dazzling starlets of the big screen, including Marlene Dietrich, Katherine Hepburn, and Marilyn Monroe. All 20 sparkling jewelry pieces are made with the internationally popular Swarovski products, including the newest items in their line of crystal beads and stones. Detailed instructions and illustrations take you step-by-step through the creation of each piece. Whether dressed up or dressed down, these statement pieces will be fun to wear and become stunning, heirloom-quality additions to your jewelry collection.

Crystal Jewelry Inspiration From the Create Your Style Ambassadors

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Publisher: Kalmbach Books

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 321

Crystal Jewelry Inspiration from the CREATE YOUR STYLE Ambassadors features projects from 25 of these talented designers from North America. The CREATE YOUR STYLE Ambassadors approach crystals from every conceivable angle in projects as diverse as the Swarovski Elements they’ve used. Wide-ranging techniques, from modern bead stitching and elegant stringing to intricate wire crochet, help beaders polish their favorite skills plus learn something new. Styles range from vintage to funky to show-stopping glam, all sporting the sparkle that only crystals can provide. Jewelry makers will get first-hand information, expertise, and instruction from the most enthusiastic and passionate crystal jewelry designers working today. The gallery will inspire you with projects from Ambassadors around the world.

Deutsche Nationalbibliografie

Amtsblatt. Monografien und Periodika. Halbjahresverzeichnis. D

Author: Die deutsche Nationalbibliothek

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View: 592

Forbes

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Publisher:

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Category: Business

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View: 281

Swarovski

The Magic of Crystal

Author: Vivienne Becker

Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated

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Category: Art

Page: 158

View: 130

Fun Facts About Jewelry

Author: Farideh Dormishian

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 57

View: 186

This book contains beautiful pictures of handmade jewelry created by the author of the book and a description and history of the materials used in each items. This book can be used by anyone who wants to learn about custom-made jewelry or shop this kind of jewelry. It is considered a small textbook about handmade custom jewelry

Elle

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Publisher:

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Category: Fashion

Page:

View: 492

Collectibles Market Guide & Price Index

Limited Edition : Plates, Figurines, Cottages, Bells, Graphics, Ornaments, Dolls & Steins

Author: Collectors' Information Bureau (U.S.)

Publisher: Collectors Information Bureau

ISBN:

Category: Art objects

Page: 700

View: 846

Maria Callas & Swarovski

gioielli di scena

Author: Rinaldo Albanesi

Publisher:

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 191

View: 963

This publication accompanies a major travelling exhibition dedicated to the jewels worn on stage by Maria Callas during her career, from La Gioconda in 1947, the opera which saw her Italian debut, to Poliuto in 1960.

Fabulous Fabric Beads

Create Custom Beads and Art Jewelry

Author: Kristal Wick

Publisher: Penguin

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 773

A spectacular combination of beading, scrapbooking, fiber arts, and mixed-media techniques, this amazing handbook describes how to create 30 handcrafted beads from rolled tubes of silk, muslin, or ribbon. With more than 20 easy embellishment techniques incorporating glitter, paint, crystals, or wire, these projects result in stunning beads that can be created with inexpensive and readily available supplies and tools described in this guide. Detailed discussions on choosing appropriate fabrics and creating a variety of surface designs are coupled with well-documented instructions on how to cut, roll, dip, and dry collage beads, and how to cover inexpensive wooden and plastic beads to easily achieve different shapes. Additional sidebars and tips include bonus information on selecting successful color palettes and 10 simple stringing techniques.

The Beaded Dollhouse

Miniature Furniture and Accessories Made with Beads

Author: Nobuyo Chiba

Publisher: Japan Publications Trading

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 97

View: 156

Provides instructions for six complete rooms, showing readers how to create miniature furniture and accessories out of beads.

Glass

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Category: Glass craft

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