By Lorelei Eurto, Erin Siegel
Bohemian-Inspired Jewelry showcases 50 attractive designs that discover the swiftly growing to be pattern of utilizing cords and ribbon in jewellery. inside of this colourful guideline e-book are transparent steps for incorporating those fashionable fabrics into designs in addition to troubleshooting information for completing the ends utilizing the perfect findings and the way to deal with fabrics similar to a hundred% silk ribbon.
Bohemian-Inspired Jewelry is ideal for all degrees of bijou makers attracted to growing appealing, hip designs. newbie jewellery artists will examine easy abilities together with, stringing, wire-wrapping, knotting, and braiding. complicated designers are supplied with an enormous variety of fabric and layout ideas.
Regardless of your ability point, you’ll additionally how one can suppose convinced with extra complex knotting. this is often the ideal educational e-book for jewellery designers attracted to exploring the area of different fabrics in beaded jewellery.
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Use both cords to string the figure-eight link and form an overhand knot snug against the last disc. Trim. Use 1 head pin to string 1 daisy spacer and 1 brown rondelle; form a double-wrapped loop that attaches to the same end of the figureeight link as the cord. Repeat entire step using the tan rondelle. indd 39 3/14/12 2:40 PM RAKU r Ibbons . ERIN SIEGEL Colorful ribbon yarn mimics the shimmering colors in the handmade raku pendant. 5" ball-end head pins 12 copper 5mm jump rings 6 multicolored 28" silk/cotton 7mm ribbon yarns 3 12" of copper 22-gauge wire 12" of copper 20-gauge wire TOOLS Wire cutters 2 pairs of chain- or f lat-nose pliers Round-nose pliers Scissors 4 5 Ruler TECHNIQUES Cones with wire wrapping, page 25 Double-loop wrapped bail, page 25 Double-wrapped loops, page 23 6 Use the 20-gauge copper wire to string the pendant; form a double-loop wrapped bail.
Repeat for entire cord. Tie a double overhand knot at the end of the cord opposite the needle. Trim. Dab the knot with glue. Let dry. String 1 knot cup and close with crimping pliers. Attach the knot cup to one half of the clasp. Tie an overhand knot. String 1 copper spacer and form an overhand knot. String 1 amethyst round and form an overhand knot. String 1 copper spacer and form an overhand knot. Form an overhand knot about ½" from the previous knot. String 1 copper spacer and form an overhand knot.
Indd 29 3/14/12 2:38 PM DAISY cuff 7 LORELEI EURTO Turn a cheerful handmade bead and a leather loop into a custom clasp for a one-of-a-kind bracelet. indd 30 3/14/12 2:39 PM M AT E R I A L S Tip 1 green/yellow/orange 18mm ceramic daisy lentil For easier stringing, cut the end of the leather lace at a diagonal. 4 green/yellow/orange 30x10mm ceramic daisy 2-holed spacer bars 1 26 green 7mm rubber O-rings 18 brass 2mm spacers 25" of brown 3mm leather lace TOOLS Scissors 2 Ruler TECHNIQUE Overhand knot, page 26 FINISHED SIZE 6½" (adjustable to 8") 3 4 5 Center the ceramic lentil on the leather lace.