BEADING

THE BEADERS COMPANION
by Judith Durant and Jean Campbell
Includes chapters on techniques for on and off loom weaving, bead knitting, macrame, wire work, bead crochet and embroidery. Easy reference charts and information on types of beads, threads, cords and needles.

BK2019 (Spiralbound – 104 pages) $18.50

THE BASICS OF BEAD STRINGING
by Genevieve Bourget
An illustrated approach to bead stringing for the beginner and advanced designer. Provides fundamental knowledge as well as the latest methods of bead stringing. Learn to select the right tools and materials for your project. Includes step-by-step illustrations and color photos of completed works.

BKS569 (Softcover – 83 pages) $8.00

STEP-BY-STEP BEAD STRINGING
by Ruth F. Poris
This well-illustrated manual describes basic tools, supplies and findings for stringing beads. Provides detailed beading techniques for single and multi-strand stringing and knotting, using a variety of bead cords. Required reading for beaders.

BKS570 (Softcover – 45 pages) $7.50

GETTING STARTED STRINGING BEADS
by Jean Campbell
This extensive collection includes many stunning projects, little-known tips, up-to-the-minute bead resources and a variety of design ideas. It also contains detailed explanations on: how to shop for beads, bead types, stringing materials, crimping, tying knots, working with findings and designing you own jewelry. Includes over 100 illustrations.

BK1652 (Hardcover – 88 pages) $16.10

GET STARTED WITH BEADING
Compiled by Julia Gerlach
Contains 52 projects with easy-to-follow instructions that will enable you to turn colorful beads into earrings, bracelets and necklaces. Explores bead stringing basics, coiling and other wirework techniques and also classic off-loom bead stitches (brick, square, peyote, herringbone and right-angle weave).

BK1606 (Softcover – 96 pages) $18.90

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tools and supplies that are needed for stringing beads. African. Celtic. BKS573 (Softcover – 88 pages) $10. Poris An indispensible book for anyone interested in beadwork. wiring. necklaces. Bead-by-bead instructions with color photos for more than 55 projects.50 STEP-BY-STEP BEADWORK by Michelle Powell A colorful guide book with 10 orignal projects that will show you how to have fun with beads. Indian wall hanging and Native American shaker to an African beaded curtain and an astronaut puppet. findings. bracelets. barrettes and other accessories. BKS734 (Softcover – 32 pages) $7. BKS571 (Softcover – 32 pages) $3.50 ADVANCED BEADWORK by Ruth F. pins. Numerous diagrams and explanations highlight the techniques and tools required.25 GLASS BEADS FROM EUROPE by Sibylle Jargstof Explores the widespread use of beads along with the evolution of the beadmaking industry. Tips on stringing. A variety of styles (Phoenician. Over 300 illustration and photos. Make your own jewelry using a wide range of bead styles. Viking. Venetian. A classic teaching manual.75 HOW TO THREAD A BEAD NECKLACE from Griffin This manual provides clearly illustrated step-by-step instructions on the proper methods of bead stringing.50 CREATIVE BEAD JEWELRY by Carol Taylor Anyone can learn to make incredible earrings. Create an exciting selection of items using different kinds of beads. fabric. Bavarian. Contains instructions for different techniques of knotting beads including finger knotting. BKS511 (Softcover – 146 pages) $14. looming and making your own beads using polymer clay. Provides information on metalworking.BEADING PEARL AND BEAD STRINGING WITH HENRIETTA by Henrietta Virchick Learn the professional way to restring pearls and beads. from a bonsai tree. Bohemian. paper or bamboo. Size chart included. BK2974 (Softcover – 191 pages) $28. French and Russian) are presented in nearly 400 color photos ranging from antiquity to modern time. BKS567 (Softcover – 144 pages) $18. Each project includes easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step photographs.00 32 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES To Order Call 1-888-944-0909 . Explores all of the major beading techniques. Valuable tips and information for beginning and advanced jewelry makers. Dutch.

bead crochet. neater and more efficient. Learn various off-loom weaving techniques including basic ropes. beads. Clear step-bystep photos and instructions help you complete your projects. Contains easy-to-follow instructions with step-by-step photographs and illustrations. embroidery and weaving.45 QUICK AND EASY BEADING by Robin Bellingham. including stringing.75 ABCs OF BEADING Bead & Button Easy-Does-It-Series Teaches the basics of bead stringing and bead weaving. Topics include stringing. basic techniques. needles. knots and needle threading tips. organization and storage. tassels and lariats. faster.25 EASY BEADING Vol. Offers 15 step-by-step projects with beautiful photograhy and easy-to-follow instructions for the beginner and experienced crafter. BKS732 (Softcover – 128 pages) $20.50 33 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES . crystals and mixed media. pearls and shells. plus tips on how to choose and use your beads. beading terms. A wonderful source for ideas and inspiration. thread. BKS710 (Hardcover – 256 pages) $28. Packed with practical hints and tips. buttons and wirework. Hana Glover & Jema Hewitt Covers a range of techniques. BK1605 (Hardcover – 256 pages) $28. Finished pieces are presented in full color photographs. Covers topics on tools. Includes a helpful ”Basic Techniques” section and clever shortcuts to make beading easier. Also includes 18 quick and easy do-it-yourself projects. illustrations and photos. findings. The projects are organized by materials: glass and seed beads. diagrams. beadweaving. gemstones. stitches. TIPS AND TECHNIQUES Bead & Button Easy-Does-It-Series Contains more than 100 tips and techniques to make beading easier.25 DARE TO BEAD by Heather Laithwaite Create stunning jewelery and other items using a wide range of beads. Features 13 step-by-step projects with instructions. BK1265 (Softcover – 80 pages) $12. metal and chain. how to choose seed beads and also beadweaving tools and materials.BEADING EASY BEADING by BeadStyle Magazine Make great looking jewelry with a professional touch. bracelets and earrings. brick stitch and peyote in various applications and combinations. Contains more than 140 easy and stylish projects from BeadStyle magazine. polymer clay. handy shortcuts and useful tips. Includes step-by-step instructions with close-up color photos. BKS693 Set of 2 (Softcover – 19 pages) $13. 2 by BeadStyle Magazine Contains 125 projects to make various necklaces.

growth and development over the last 20 years of ancient. Information on history and design techniques.50 THE BEAD BOOK by Sara Withers Features 40 creative projects in a variety of styles including classic pearls. earrings. glitzy earrings and embroidered accessories. Also includes easy-to-follow instructions. clear illustrations and a helpful techniques section for novices or experts.50 BEADWORK CREATES EARRINGS Edited by Jean Campbell Features 30 earring designs including dangles.50 BEADS ON BAGS 1800s – 2000 by Lorita Winfield. BK1653 (Softcover – 118 pages) $16. BK4995 (Hardcover – 256 pages) $37. looming.BEADING THE HISTORY OF BEADS by Lois Sherr Dubin An extensive collection featuring several thousand examples of beads. gorgeus photography. 15 maps of bead sources and distribution patterns. beaded jewelry and beadwork. ethnographic and contemporary beads as collectibles. spanning 40. ethnic chokers. Detailed explanations of bead work techniques. embroidery and bead-weaving techniques. Beautifully illustrated. Techniques range from simple stringing to off-loom stitiching. bracelets.50 A Universal Aesthetic: COLLECTIBLE BEADS by Robert K.50 COMPLETE BEADING JEWELRY & ACCESSORIES by Jema Hewitt Contains 30 projects for making necklaces.000 beads.00 34 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES To Order Call 1-888-944-0909 . Leslie Piña.000 years of history from every major culture and region of the world. wire work. a bead-shape chart and an 8-page timeline with 2. 356 illustrations (254 in color). 600 color photographs. BK2375 (Hardcover – 176 pages) $23. inspiring many design ideas for contemporary beaders. Constance Korosec The antique beaded bag is a most exquisite and sought-after vintage collectible. BK4903 (Hardcover – 214 pages) $47. Explores bead threading. BKS566 (Hardcover – 364 pages) $59. BKS638 (Hardcover – 128 pages) $16. Liu Meticulously explores and documents the rise. Step-by-step photos and full instructions accompany each design. hoops and chandeliers. Includes a description of various types of beads and stones. Contains technical diagrams. hairpins and accessories. easy step-by-step instructions and over 450 color photographs.

crystal earrings and elegant necklaces. BK2697 (Softcover – 128 pages) $17. BK2700 (Hardcover – 128 pages) $26. earrings. pots. Make simple to sophisticated beads and jewelry. bracelets. Features 9 projects with clear step-by-step photographs that allow you to create your own jewelry. hair bands.75 WONDERFUL WIRE & BEAD CRAFTS by Mickey Baskett Make more than 50 wire and bead projects ranging from household objects to eye-catching jewelry. with breakthrough techniques and tips to guide you through the process. wedding accessories. lariats. Includes 35 Jig patterns for the “Delphi WigJig”. BEAUTIFUL BRIDAL ACCESSORIES Bead & Button Easy-Does-It-Series This booklet features 18 do-it-yourself projects with detailed instructions and photographs for creating an assortment of bridal accessories.95 BEADIFFERENT: MAKE WIRE BEADS by Lisa Van Henrik The first book to address beads made exclusively with wire. BK1549 (Softcover – 64 pages) $15. Combine wire with beads to create earrings. Easy step-by-step instructions guide you through each project. looping and twisting wire. Create beautiful chokers.50 35 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES . wind chimes. Learn how to work with different types of wire and beads. pendants and much more. Instructions on making over 40 unique wire beads.25 MAKING WIRE JEWELRY Bead & Button Easy-Does-It-Series Make beautiful wire jewelry! Contains basic wire working techniques and 13 step-by-step projects with photos and easy-to-follow instructions. bracelets and earrings with pearls. tassels. BKS692 Set of 2 (Softcover – 19 pages) $13. Completed projects are showcased in full color photographs.95 BEADS & WIRE by Carolyn Schulz Learn how to combine beads and wire to create a range of beautiful items using simple tools and easy-to-follow instructions. Includes tips on a few basic techniques and which tools you’ll need to finish the job. Features 75 stunning projects with instructions for creating chokers. place settings and more. tiaras.BEADING MAKING BEAD & WIRE JEWELRYby Dawn Cusick Easy to learn techniques for crafting the most exquisite bead and wire jewelry. necklaces. BKS589 (Spiralbound – 64 pages) $16. in minutes. Create unique wire beads using a wide variety of metal wires. Discusses methods for bending. necklaces and other accessories. Make your own rings.

BKS735 (Softcover – 96 pages) $20. 20 projects to make. graphic design. Color gallery of beadwork. brick stitch. purses and bracelets.50 BEADING ON A LOOM by Alexandra Kidd A practical and innovative guide that demonstrates the versatility and beauty of beading on a loom. right-angle weave. BK2187 (Softcover – 112 pages) $20. fringe work and jewelry making. instructions and photographs. necklaces even napkin rings using such graceful. illustrations. stylish stitches as peyote. wall hangings and more. correcting mistakes and more! Color photographs of contemporary loomwork. Beautiful diagrams.75 CREATIVE BEAD WEAVING A Contemporary Guide to Classic Off-Loom Stitches by Carol Wilcox Wells Learn the classic techniques of weaving beads together without a loom — peyote stitch. BKS666 (Softcover – 120 pages) $16. netting and chevron chain. bracelets. BK2706 (Softcover – 160 pages) $14. dimensional beading. two-needle bead weaving and more. 200 step-by-step illustrations. stringing. African helix. basic weaving. chevron and crocheted rope. BKS575 (Softcover – 128 pages) $20.95 36 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES To Order Call 1-888-944-0909 .BEADING BEADING ON A LOOM by Don Pierce The book features step-by-step instructions and illustrations for: loom construction. Patterns and clear step-by-step photography present 10 projects that show you how to make beautiful bags. blending colors. elegant necklaces. General knowledge of bead weaving is required.95 BEAD WEAVING ELEGANCE by Takaro Sako Contains dozens of elegant loom bead weaving accessories with detailed instructions and photos. Offers simple and satisfying projects to help you master basic techniques using step-by-step instructions with color photos and illustrations to put finishing touches on garments and gifts.25 THE ART & ELEGANCE OF BEAD WEAVING by Carol Wilcox Wells Weave seed beads into beautiful earrings. cutwork.75 BEADING BY MACHINE by Yvonne Perez-Collins A guide to sewing and serger techniques featuring embroidery. Discusses basic loom technique. warping. BK2487 (Softcover – 144 pages) $18.

right-angle weave and herringbone stich. BKS733 (Softcover – 64 pages) $15. helpful hints and instructions for creating bracelets using beads. photographs and diagrams to create original. fringes and tassels using beads. necklaces. bracelets. This book concentrates on basic techniques and instructions for creating earrings. Includes several projects. peyote stitch.10 CHINESE KNOTS FOR BEADED JEWELLERY by Suzen Millodot Learn how to make beautiful. diagrams. Each finished ring is beautifully photographed in full color. netting. pendants and semi-precious stones. step-by-step instructions and a list of materials for each project. brick stitch. Brooches. BKS730 (Softcover – 80 pages) $18. beads. purses. fringing.00 INTRODUCTION TO BEADWORK Earrings. helpful hints and over 50 beadwork projects. Finished projects are presented in full color photos. Contains 17 projects with easy-to-follow diagrams. brooches. Contains various charts. BK2097 (Spiralbound – 111 pages) $20.50 PINN BEADS Bead Rings II Make beautiful bead rings. graphs.45 37 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES . BK2098 (Spiralbound – 112 pages) $20.60 CELTIC KNOTS FOR BEADED JEWELLERY by Suzen Millodot Learn how to make beautiful necklaces. Recommended for beginners and experienced beaders. Also includes full color illustratrions and a color chart. Learn basic techniques including: stringing. BK1230 (Softcover – 30 pages) $8. Contains 18 stunning projects with step-by-step instructions. Contains a variety of color photos and illustrations to help you complete your project. BK1784 (Softcover – 80 pages) $18. stylish designs. brooches and earrings using real three-dimensional Celtic knots combined with beads and pendants. stylish designs. original necklaces and bracelets using decorative Chinese knots. Fringes & Tassels Edited by Jill Devon & Liz Thornton The second book in a series by the Beadworkers Guild designed to teach new stitches for beadwork.00 BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BEADWORK by Madeleine Rollason Make beautiful bags. materials and equipment. 16 stunning projects using clear step-by-step photographs show you how to create original. Discusses basic beading techniques. Over 200 step-by-step color photographs illustrate the techniques discussed.BEADING INTRODUCTION TO BEADWORK Bracelets Edited by Jill Devon & Liz Thornton This guide is the first in a series by the Beadworkers Guild designed to teach new stitches and inspire your creativity in beadwork. bracelets and more. wall hangings.

Mikkelsen. Matlins A valuable guide for choosing and buying quality pearls. In-depth information on techniques. BK2504 (Softcover – 160 pages) $23. Rüdiger Bieler & Bennet Bronson A lavishly illustrated book filled with color photographs traces the natural and cultural history of pearls around the world: describes how pearls are formed by nature and by humans. how they are harvested and the ways they are used and worn. Learn how to distinguish between natural. necklaces.75 38 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES To Order Call 1-888-944-0909 .50 MAKING DESIGNER GEMSTONE & PEARL JEWELRY by Tammy Powley Provides special insights on the folklore and healing powers associated with various gemstones.75 PEARLS: A Natural History by Neil H. BROOCHES and RINGS USING CRYSTAL BEADS by Christine & Sylvie Hooghe Over 50 designs for making attractive and inventive jewelry using various crystals including teardrop.BEADING BEADS by Janet Coles & Robert Budwig Explores the history and culture of beads as well as bead traditions from around the world. BRACELETS. BK2301 (Softcover – 128 pages) $23. Each project is explained in simple step-by-step stages with photographs and diagrams to help you follow how beads are strung and threads woven. care for and buy pearls. earrings. 30 projects are included with how-to instructions. A practical and insightful book for the professional and the consumer. tools and supplies. Provides tips and instructions on how to select. Also presents a colorful gallery of work by leading artists. faceted and seed beads and more. chokers. body jewelry and much more. BKS740 (Softcover – 79 pages) $18.50 NECKLACES. Landman.75 THE PEARL BOOK by Antoinette L. Features step-by-step projects in a range of styles for creating. bracelets. BK4949 (Hardcover – 232 pages) $44. BKS572 (Softcover – 64 pages) $19. cultured and imitation pearls. Paula M.

75 DESIGNS FOR BEADED JEWELLERY Using Glass Beads by Maria Di Spirito Showcases 48 gorgeous designs for jewelry made with glass beads ranging from ethnic to elegant and from simple to sumptuous.75 CREATIVE BEADING by Juju Vail Create charming necklaces. Also includes a detailed section on a wide range of bead types. materials and findings. BKS574 (Softcover – 34 pages) $23. earrings and beaded charms. Contains precise details of the materials and tools required for each project along with a difficulty level. Precise step-by-step instructions and clear illustrations for 13 beautiful projects that take you from start to finish. Details are given for every bead used so that you can reproduce each piece exactly. bracelets. Also includes a unique visual guide to the most useful types of beads. sizes and shapes. Covers basic bead making techniques. BKS736 (Softcover – 64 pages) $15. 12 elegant necklace designs are presented with step-by-step instructions. wood and mother of pearl combined with beautiful beads and threads. easy-to-make bead jewelry.BEADING CRYSTAL BEADED JEWELLERY by Christine & Sylvie Hooghe Make gorgeous rings and necklaces.85 BEAD FANTASIES by Takako Samejima An informative guide for creating beautiful. BKS737 (Softcover – 64 pages) $15. No special skills or tools required.75 39 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES . BK1601 (Softcover – 128 pages) $16. Features a wide assortment of projects using different types of beads with step-by-step diagrams and instructions. BKS739 (Softcover – 79 pages) $18. Offers 20 original step-by-step projects with ideas for adapting the designs for endless variations. Make beautiful beaded designs ranging from casual to formal neckwear.10 DESIGNS FOR BEADED JEWELLERY Using Natural Materials by Maria Di Spirito Features 48 dazzling designs for jewelry made with natural materials such as coral. brooches and bracelets using sparkling crystal beads. tools. BK1864 (Softcover – 84 pages) $16. full color graphics and diagrams and a rating based on degree of difficulty. Designs range from classic to ethnic and from bohemian to elegant.10 BEADED ELEGANCE Timeless Designs for Elegant Necklaces by Cheryl Assemi Create your own heirloom necklace. Contains precise details of the materials and tools required for each project along with a difficulty level.

a picture glossary. Mixing and matching components allows for an endless number of variations and combinations.75 40 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES To Order Call 1-888-944-0909 . bracelets. earrings and more. LEAVES & VINES by Barbara L. Grainger Instructions and techniques for creating 14 dimensional projects are provided. daisies. Contains all the basic stitches and designs with a special section on natural tanning methods. BK2403 (Softcover – 44 pages) $23. poppies. shells.25 JEWELRY FROM NATURE by Cathy Yow Contains 45 projects for assembling natural jewelry using seeds.BEADING THE BEST LITTLE BEADING BOOK by Wendy Simpson Conner An excellent work book featuring instructions on different techniques. How-to projects included for making roses.75 MAKING BEAUTIFUL HEMP & BEAD JEWELRY by Mickey Baskett Features 56 projects with instructions and diagrams for creating your own knotted jewelry with hemp cord. Provides information on hunting and gathering. This book explores standard tools and procedures and encourages flexible ideas to solve your creative problems. Designed for beginning and advanced bead artists. tools. BK2975 (Hardcover – 144 pages) $28.95 DIMENSIONAL FLOWERS. preparing and growing your own materials. a variety of diagrams and illustrations and more.95 THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO TRADITIONAL NATIVE AMERICAN BEADWORK by Joel Monture The most complete book on Native American beadwork.95 THE FLOWERS OF VENICE by Giovanna Poggi Marchesi A comprehensive guide to Venetian glass beads and the technique of creating glass-beaded flowers. More than 400 exceptional photographs illustrate and describe the craft of flower making. Includes an extensive glossary and full color photos of authentic Native American beadwork. materials. BKS578 (Softcover – 113 pages) $13. cleaning. styles and methods. BK2895 (Softcover – 274 pages) $27. BKS608 (Softcover – 128 pages) $17. twigs. Learn how to make necklaces. lilies. Each project consists of several individual components that can be sewn together to create an exquisite piece. idea sections. bones and other natural materials. detailed descriptions. BKS577 (Softcover – 96 pages) $12. stones. morning glories and many more.

Provides a wide range of techniques including wound. drawn. press molded. Excellent photos & diagrams.00 (Hardcover – 238 pg.) BKS627 $25. Expert stepby-step instructions for 15 innovative beadmaking techniques. RUSSIAN BEADING & MACRAME BOOKS BKS625 $18. metal.) Written in Russian.50 JAPANESE BEADING BOOKS Written in Japanese with excellent photos and diagrams.70 (Softcover – 80 pg.BEADING More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About GLASS BEADMAKING by James Kervin An extensive manual on the subject of glass beadmaking. paper. Includes designer profiles and galleries that showcase their extraordinary work. BKS621 $24. markers and dyes.75 MAKING BEAUTIFUL BEADS Edited by Suzanne J.95 15 BEADS A Guide to Creating One-of-a-Kind Beads by Jane Dunnewold Discover unlimited artistic possibilities for everyday odds and ends — such as fabric. paints.70 (Softcover – 82 pg. polymer clay and fiber (felt and paper).) BKS622 $24.75 (Hardcover – 152 pg. pâte de verre and fused glass beadmaking and the equipment required. BK2785 (Softcover – 143 pages) $17. Each artist presents several outstanding projects and introduces you to a variety of bead making techniques and materials in their area of expertise. BKS637 (Softcover – 80 pages) $7.) BKS623 $25. wire. Recognized as a great source for safety information.30 (Hardcover – 56 pg.) 41 METALS • TOOLS • SUPPLIES . Tourtillott Five talented designers explain how to make beautiful beads from glass. BKS576 (Softcover – 294 pages) $43. E.00 (Softcover – 96 pg. blown. metal.) BKS628 $12.

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