Beading Vintage-Style Jewelry: Easy Projects with Elegant Heirloom Appeal- By Marty Stevens-Heebner & Christine Calla
Vintage style is now—and with its rich colors and classic designs, timeless romanticism and old-world elegance, it’s the look that every jewelry maker and wearer craves.
These eye-catching and wide-ranging beaded projects—approximately 50 of them—show exactly why, from dangling cloisonne beads on a rich, velvet ribbon choker to glittering blue and green crystals paired with silver filigree in a stunning necklace-and-earring combo.
Even those who have never strung a bead or looped a wire before can make these in no time, thanks to the authors' easy-to-follow guidance and clever ideas for giving tired, old pieces a chic, stylish makeover. Helpful tips, variations, and historical tidbits are scattered throughout, providing additional insight.
Hard cover - 128pg.