Beautiful Designs with SuperDuos and Twin Beads
Carolyn Cave offers jewelry makers over 25 creative stitched projects that showcase twin beads. With many different stitches, stitchers will be able to choose their favorite techniques and then focus is on the end result: beautiful, wearable pieces. In addition to the twin beads, Carolyn also mixes in other beads and materials for truly creative results. There is also a wide variety of projects stitchers will make including bracelets, rings, earrings, ropes, and pendants. For bead stitchers who are looking for projects using the latest bead shapes, this book with it's focus on SuperDuos and twin beads, hits the spot.
- Paperback | 112 pages
- 210 x 274 x 7.62mm | 397g
- 16 Dec 2014
- Kalmbach Publishing Co ,U.S.
- Waukesha, United States
- 100 color photos, 150 color illustrations
Table of contents
Introduction About Twins and SuperDuos Tools Stitches Other Techniques Projects Chapter 1: Bracelets 1. Duet -- twin peyote stitch 2. City Lights -- twin square stitch 3. Nine Patch -- twin right-angle weave 4. Snowberry -- twin St. Petersburg chain 5. Warp Speed -- basket weave stitch 6. Liberty -- modified circular netting 7. Aleksandra -- Russian spiral Chapter 2: Rings for Ears and Fingers 8. Europa Earrings -- circular netting 9. Dahlia Ring -- stitching twins with the hole facing up 10. Khione -- two-needle stitching 11. Prairie Sunset -- dual layer circular netting 12. Erica -- circular netting beaded bead 13. De Vine Earrings -- vertical ladder stitch Chapter 3: Ropes 14. Gilana -- modified stringing 15. Mossy River -- tubular peyote 16. Viking's Double -- twin tubular herringbone 17. Theodora -- tubular herringbone with Twin accents Chapter 4: Chains with Pendants 18. Delft Lace -- two-needle stitching 19. Twin Helix -- spiral vertical ladder 20. Marrakesh -- spiral stitch 21. Seeing Double -- circular herringbone 22. Midnight Sky -- capture a cabochon (beaded) 23. Loretta -- setting a rivoli, two-needle stitching 24. Once in a Blue Moon -- capture a cabochon (sewn) Chapter 5: Designer Jewelry 25. Andante -- tubular peyote beaded beads, stringing 26. Candy Chain -- curved vertical ladder 27. Oriana -- peyote fans 28. Elsie -- peyote stitch 29. Winter Harvest -- wheat stitch, advanced stringing Resources Acknowledgments About the Author
About Carolyn B. Cave
Carolyn Cave is a successful bead artist who has been published in Bead&Button magazine, Beadwork, and other publications. She was also featured as Interweave's Bead Star in 2011. She lives in Alberta, Canada.