This is a sumptuous collection of over 35 sensational beading projects. It provides step-by-step advice to create exquisite cards, unique jewellery and lavish bags; and embellish opulent cushions, an ornate photo album and frame, and gorgeous accessories. It features stylish contemporary ideas using a wide range of techniques. The beautiful full-colour photography will inspire all beaders.
Table of Contents
Introduction; Materials & Equipment; Techniques; 1 Bead Loom Weaving; Vibrant Cushion; Antique Velvet Pouch; Mackintosh Rose Album; 2 Bead Embroidery; Sumptuous Gift Bags; Luxurious Lace Pillow; Crazy Patchwork Frame; 3 Needle Weaving; Sparkling Crystal Necklace; Peacock Scissor Pendant; Retro Torque; Mardi Gras Amulet Bag; 4 Fringing, Netting and Tassels; Marabou Charleston Bag; Ornate Baroque Tassels; Glittering Baubles; 5 Bead Wirework; Shimmering Tea Light; Wild Berry Tiara; Dragonfly Pin; Charts and Diagrams; Bead Project Details; Suppliers; Acknowledgments; Index.
Dorothy Wood is a talented and prolific craft maker and author. She has written a dozen craft books and contributed to another 20 and contributed to magazines such as Crafts Beautiful on all kinds of subjects. This is Dorothy's fourth book for D&C. Dorothy lives in Osgathorpe, Leics.