Author(s): Dorothy Wood
Features over 30 fully explained beading patterns that show how to create jewellery from crystals. Divided into colour themed chapters, this book is a visual feast for beaders - every page is dedicated to both the beauty and creative potential of crystals. It explains the beading techniques and jewellery skills for first-timers.
Dorothy Wood is an expert beader, crafter and author who has written over 20 craft books on a variety of subjects. This is her eighth bead related book for David & Charles, her recent titles being the bestselling The Beader's Bible and just published Ultimate Necklace Maker. Dorothy lives in Upper Largo, Fife, Scotland.
Introduction; Over 30 projects include necklaces, bracelets, bangles, earrings, brooches, rings and hair accessories, split into 8 chapters:; Chapter 1. Soft and pretty; Chapter 2. Dark and dangerous; Chapter 3. Bright and breezy; Chapter 4. Cool and chic; Chapter 5. Pale and elegant; Chapter 6. Sea and shore; Chapter 7. Rich and warm; Chapter 8. Tutti Frutti; All about crystals; Techniques; Suppliers; Index.