Decorative Knots for Jewelry and Accessories

Learn to tie 78 different decorative knots to create unique handmade jewelry and other accessories. • How to tie beautiful Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and Celtic knots from decorative cord, hemp twine, and embroidery floss • Includes 22 ...

Author: Boutique-Sha

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 081171392X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 208

View: 193

Learn to tie 78 different decorative knots to create unique handmade jewelry and other accessories. • How to tie beautiful Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and Celtic knots from decorative cord, hemp twine, and embroidery floss • Includes 22 projects for using the knots, plus dozens of other ideas for creative uses • Full instructions and step-by-step line drawings are given for each knot • Knots can be used for bracelets, necklaces, anklets, pendant settings, and other jewelry, as well as bag handles, keychains, trims, button closures, and other practical uses

Making Bead Jewelry and Decorative Accessories

If the knot is too small, the bead will slip past it, disappear inside the hole, and
then, of course, there's no object in kno-tting at all. Real pearls are always
knotted between each bead, and knotting gives a more expensive look to any
necklace.

Author: Virginia Nathanson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486442861

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 314

Well-illustrated, carefully written guide by a veteran crafter tells how to create a dazzling array of 75 different articles crafted from beads, pearls, and metallic yarns — from gleaming bracelets, belts, purses, and vests that look expensive (but aren't) to miniature animals, lamp shades, and a cornucopia of beaded vegetables. More than 210 illustrations.

Decorative Knot Craft

This book helps readers discover the history behind knot art; an ancient technique that originated in Korea, traditionally used to decorate clothing and home interiors.

Author: Kim Sang Lan

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN: 9780715329221

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 765

With this book readers will discover the history of knot art, an ancient technique that originated in Korea, traditionally used to decorate clothing and home interiors. 11 knotting techniques are explored, from basic tying techniques to more intricate macrame and ornamental styles."

The Ultimate Book of Decorative Knots

The finished Creeper Knot, arranged parallel along a secondary cord. For a
different looktry reversing every other knot, loops up, loops down. knot in making
necklaces and bracelets and the double Connection Knot other jewelry. It is also
 ...

Author: Lindsey Philpott

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.

ISBN: 1602392420

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 627

View: 127

An invaluable resource for knot tyers of every skill level.

Big Book of Indian Beadwork Designs

(048626307X) MAKEYOUR OWN DECORATIVE BOXES WITH EASYTOUSE
PATTERNS, Karen KjaeldgardLarsen (048627814X) ... (0486440435) MAKING
BEAD JEWELRY AND DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES, Virginia Nathanson. ... (
0486217507) PRACTICAL AND ORNAMENTAL KNOTS, George Russell Shaw.

Author: Kay Doherty Bennett

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486139425

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

View: 424

Easy-to-follow color-coded charts and simple instructions for creating unusual Native American designs depicting buffalo, kachinas, eagles, feathers, and more. For use in appliqué work, embroidery, stained glass projects, and other crafts.

Paracord Jewelry

Paracord was first used in World War II and is now used as a general-purpose utility cord—but it has also been adopted by crafters, such as Linda Peterson.

Author: Linda Peterson

Publisher: Cico Books

ISBN: 9781782491927

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 826

Make beautiful jewelry and accessories from parachute cord. Decorative knotting has long been used as a way to make bracelets--and now you can use this technique with parachute cord, also known as paracord. Paracord was first used in World War II and is now used as a general-purpose utility cord--but it has also been adopted by crafters, such as Linda Peterson. Available in a wide range of colors, including some with an attractive metallic effect, it's perfect for knotting and braiding to make durable yet pretty items. Linda teaches you how to get started with paracord crafting by outlining the basic techniques--step-by-step photography explains macramé and other decorative knots. Then move onto three chapters of fabulous projects: Knotty Designs, with simple ideas for necklaces, bracelets, and earrings, to become familiar with the techniques; For the Guys, showcasing more masculine (but unisex) designs; and Mixing It Up, where you can combine paracord with other materials such as beads and fabric.

Chinese Celtic Ornamental Knots for Beaded Jewellery

A book of more than 40 projects for making jewelry based on knotwork and beading in a variety of contemporary and traditional styles includes information on materials and equipment needed. Original.

Author: Suzen Millodot

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844488148

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 973

"More than 40 projects in contemporary and traditional styles; over 30 knots, complete with diagrams; more than 500 step-by-step photographs"--P. [4] of cover.

50 Practical and Decorative Knots You Should Know

Now with these easy - tofollow instructions and show - how illustrations , you can
learn to create all kinds of useful and decorative items from acrylic - home
accessories , gifts , jewelry , art , furniture , dishes , and more ! 256 pp . , 328 illus
. , 7 ...

Author: Percy W. Blandford

Publisher: Tab Books

ISBN: 9780830693047

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 128

View: 368


Ornamental Knots for Beaded Jewellery

This book includes detailed step-by-step photographs, accompanying diagrams, helpful advice and inspirational projects.

Author: Suzen Millodot

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844482481

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

View: 836

Knotted necklaces look great when combined with beautiful ceramic, metal or wooden beads. Just one knot with several semi-precious beads is stunning. Once the techniques are mastered, designs can be as extravagant, or as simple as you want no specialist equipment is required and no special skills.

75 Chinese Celtic Ornamental Knots for Jewellery

Combine ornamental knots with beads for a modern look, or choose a more traditional style with entirely knot-built pieces. With detailed material lists and photography of finished items, this book is the complete guide to a unique style.

Author: Laura Williams

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781863514194

Category: Decoration and ornament

Page: 128

View: 845

Jewelry-makers will learn how to tie decorative knots from across the world with this stylish directory. Clear diagrams are teamed with step-by-step instructions to make tying 75 different knots simple. And each knot is graded so even complete beginners can get started right away. A selection of projects allow readers to create beautiful and original jewelry. Combine ornamental knots with beads for a modern look, or choose a more traditional style with entirely knot-built pieces. With detailed material lists and photography of finished items, this book is the complete guide to a unique style. Also containing a comprehensive techniques section, "75 Chinese, Celtic & Ornamental Knots "shows how to use jump rings and seal cords correctly. This know-how will be invaluable as readers progress to designing and creating their own knotted jewelry.

The New Macrame

Contemporary Knotted Jewelry and Accessories Katie DuMont ... too , played an
important role in the history of macramé — is it any wonder , with their knowledge
of knots , endless hours ... fancywork ) that was both functional and decorative .

Author: Katie DuMont

Publisher: Lark Books

ISBN: 9781579902278

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 574

Now macramé is for making attention-grabbing jewelry, hot accessories, and other projects. Best of all, if you can tie your shoes, you can create any of these great-looking items. No expensive material to buy, no fancy equipment needed, and no experience required. The “Knots 101” course will show you how every stitch is done, so you can get started almost immediately.

75 Chinese Celtic Ornamental Knots

Combine ornamental knots with beads for a modern look, or choose a more traditional style with entirely knot-built pieces. With detailed material lists and photography of finished items, this book is the complete guide to a unique style.

Author: Laura Williams

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 9780312675318

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 412

Jewelry-makers will learn how to tie decorative knots from across the world with this stylish directory. Clear diagrams are teamed with step-by-step instructions to make tying 75 different knots simple. And each knot is graded so even complete beginners can get started right away. A selection of projects allow readers to create beautiful and original jewelry. Combine ornamental knots with beads for a modern look, or choose a more traditional style with entirely knot-built pieces. With detailed material lists and photography of finished items, this book is the complete guide to a unique style. Also containing a comprehensive techniques section, 75 Chinese, Celtic & Ornamental Knots shows how to use jump rings and seal cords correctly. This know-how will be invaluable as readers progress to designing and creating their own knotted jewelry.

Jewelry Making Manual

2 The pearl silk must be 6 times the desired length to allow for STRINGING
BEADS WITH COLORED THREAD Colored thread is more inclined to stretch
than pearl silk and decorative knots in it tighten and separate . so core thread .
usually of ...

Author: Sylvia Wicks

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Jewelry making

Page: 174

View: 349

Clear, easy-to-follow descriptions of basic and advanced techniques, principles of good design, new developments.

Rubber Stamped Jewelry

A necklace or bracelet made of decorative fibers and charms will beautify any
wardrobe. ... TIE ADDITIONAL KNOTS 3- BRAID THE FIBERS 4 FINISH THE
BRAID Divide the fiber strands into three equal portions Continue braiding the
strands ...

Author: Sharilyn Miller

Publisher: North Light Books

ISBN: 9781581803846

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 515

A world of creative jewelry design at your fingertips! Now you can combine the self-expressive qualities of rubber stamping with the elegance of jewelry-making. It's easier than you think! Sharilyn Miller provides all of the tips and techniques you need inside. She clearly illustrates the basics of jewelry-making, then provides step-by-step guidelines for creating beautiful embellishments with rubber stamps and easy-to-find materials, including polymer clay, decorative fibers, shrink plastic, foam, copper and glass. You'll also find 20 exciting wearable art projects, complete with easy-to-follow instructions and attractive full-color photographs. Throughout, Miller helps you craft imaginative, attractive pieces of jewelry that are ready to wear or give as gifts!

Beads

Bead weaving is a quick way of creating intricately patterned jewelry in The finger
rings are made by threading heads onto fine wire , and can be simple bands or
made larger and then tied into decorative knots . The necklace beads are woven
 ...

Author: Jo Moody

Publisher: Sunset Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780376042583

Category: Art

Page: 62

View: 377

More than 30 projects, ranging from a jazzy denim jacket to original jewelry and gleaming tassels. How to adapt projects to suit your own style. Each project beautifully photographed.

75 Decorative Knots

Jewellery-makers will learn how to tie decorative knots from across the world with this stylish directory.

Author: Laura Williams

Publisher: Search

ISBN: 9781844486199

Category: Macramé

Page: 128

View: 988

Jewellery-makers will learn how to tie decorative knots from across the world with this stylish directory.

Soft Jewelry

Creating Findings Almost all jewelry requires functional findings that allow the
wearer to fasten and remove the adornment . ... A decorative knot tied into a
leather thong or a macramé cord that can be quickly tied and re - tied for
successive ...

Author: Nancy Howell-Koehler

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Jewelry making

Page: 128

View: 910

Contemporary fiber artists are curious, inventive, talented and unrestricted by convention, so this book will spark their imaginations and furnish the necessary technical information for them to develop even richer designs and more innovative forms of soft jewelry.

Art of Leather Braiding

In this new book, the owners of the chic and established Magnolia Braiding Company have brought leather braiding to the modern day with a collection of stunning projects that rely on just a few simple techniques.

Author: Roy Luo

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 1781265992

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 700

Leather braiding is an ancient form of art that uses just a few simple knots and cords to create beautiful jewellery and accessories. In this new book, the owners of the chic and established Magnolia Braiding Company have brought leather braiding to the modern day with a collection of stunning projects that rely on just a few simple techniques. Starting with advice on the leather cords to use and the essential techniques you need to start designing your pieces, you can then delve straight into the brilliant variety of braiding projects - from rings and neckwear to key fobs and wrist straps for watches. Few specialist tools are required and the leather cord is readily available from craft stores. All of the projects use classic three-string or four-string braid designs, and the addition of decorative knots or store-bought findings give the braids a professional, elegant finish - making these perfect pieces for beginners to make for family and friends. Hand leather braiding is an easy and rewarding art to pick up and explore, and once you begin you'll be inspired to start creating your own beautiful twisted pieces that will impress you and your loved ones.

Bead Jewelry 101 2nd Edition

Designs made with waxed linen often have beads with a knot on each side and a
length of thread left exposed between the beads as a design element. Bead caps
are decorative concave disk components with a hole in the center and are ...

Author: Karen Mitchell

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

ISBN: 1610581490

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

View: 110

Discover a complete bead jewelry course in a book! Written for the absolute beginner, Bead Jewelry 101 is filled with thorough instructions and step-by-step photographs that expertly guide you through the basics of making bead jewelry. Authors Ann and Karen Mitchell are a dynamic team of jewelry designers who will teach you all about the tools and materials while showing you how to use them. Project chapters are organized by different jewelry parts, called findings, so you will learn new techniques and build new skills with every piece of jewelry you create. You'll find 30 easy projects for making endless jewelry designs, and variations of the projects will give you great ideas and lead you in new directions as you learn to design your own jewelry. Learn to make bead jewelry in a few hours and enjoy the rewards for a lifetime with Bead Jewelry 101!

The Fairchild Encyclopedia of Menswear

... cording , braid , tassels , decorative knots ) ; in contemporary usage , the word
is now more common in the homedecorating market . than ... from the
Smithsonian's Cooper - Hewitt Museum . paste A mostly archaic term for fake
jewels , applicable to both men's and women's jewelry and accessories . ( For
example , a fabulous pair of 18th - century shoe buckles might be dismissively
referred to as paste ...

Author: Mary Lisa Gavenas

Publisher: Fairchild Books

ISBN:

Category: Design

Page: 419

View: 988

Suit sales are on the rise. Men's makeovers are a staple of reality television, and male celebrities retain stables of stylists. Magazine publishers are busily launching male style spin-offs, while business and news titles are just as busy beefing up their coverage of men's fashion and grooming. As we enter the 21st century, there is more interest over menswear than there's been in decades, yet there has been no comprehensive resource or reference until now. Witty and exhaustively researched, The Fairchild Encyclopedia of Menswear remedies that need for students, retailers, costumers, journalists, would-be dandies, and anyone else who is interested in what men wear and why they wear it.