The Sparkle Factory

The Sparkle Factory : The Design and Craft of Tarina's Fashion Jewelry and Accessories

4.13 (68 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$23.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Tarina Tarantino's love affair with fashion jewellery and accessories began when she was just a little girl. Tarina now owns and operates her famous global jewellery, accessories, and cosmetics brand, TARINA TARANTINO , out of her international headquarters in downtown Los Angeles, The Sparkle Factory. In her first book, Tarina invites you into her world to learn how to make and wear beautiful and inspirational fashion jewellery. Fashionistas, aspiring jewellery designers, and DIY lovers will learn how to make 20 of Tarina's most essential pieces including statement earrings, cocktail rings, hair jewellery, stretch cuff bracelets, embellished spectacles, and more. Fans of Tarina will also learn about her brand history, getting inspired, creating themes and stories, sourcing materials, essential tools and techniques, how to wear and style your jewellery wardrobe, and more. The text is complemented by tips and hundreds of full-colour photos throughout.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 203 x 254 x 20.32mm | 884.51g
  • Running Press Adult
  • London, United States
  • English
  • colour photos throughout
  • 0762446897
  • 9780762446896
  • 1,303,616

Table of contents

Introduction Part 1: History of Tarina Tarantino Part 2: Inspirations Part 3: Projects Necklaces Bracelets & Bangles Earrings Rings Accessories Jewelry Organization and Display Conclusion
show more

Review Text

Tarina Tarantino's love affair with fashion jewelry and accessories began when she was just a...
show more

About Tarina Tarantino

Tarina Tarantino founded her global jewellery and accessories brand with her husband and business partner, Alfonso Campos, in 1995. Today, she has storefronts in L.A. and Milan, with plans to open more. Her jewellery, accessories, and cosmetics are sold in over 2,000 retailers worldwide. Tarina lives in Los Angeles, California.
show more

Rating details

68 ratings
4.13 out of 5 stars
5 46% (31)
4 29% (20)
3 19% (13)
2 4% (3)
1 1% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X