By Judith Durant
Made over, improved, and nonetheless meticulously thorough, this reference is a necessary instrument for either skilled and new beadworkers. the unique authors, either one of the craft's most valuable beaders, have revisited and revised the former variation to deliver it brand new with trendy bead global. New items, reminiscent of stringing fabrics and artificial waxes, are mentioned, besides time-saving tips and guidance for each element of beading. Sections approximately off-loom stitches, stringing, completing recommendations reminiscent of picot edging and branched fringe, and embroidering, knitting, and crocheting with beads all characteristic up-to-date directions besides a brand new part on semiprecious stones. packed with definitions and illustrations, the book's step by step directions, reference charts, and venture images tell and encourage.