Item Number: H20-3457BK
The romance of crystals is captured in this magnificent collection from Anna Elizabeth Draeger. Crystal Brilliance: Making Designer Jewelry with Crystal Beads showcases the brilliance and breathtaking hues of Swarovski crystals in 26 projects plus creative variations such as alternate colors and coordinating earrings. Popular stitches including peyote, Ndebele herringbone, netting and right-angle weave are adapted by the author in exciting new ways. The fantastic designs, combined with the reliable instructions Bead&Button magazine readers love, make this a valuable resource.
--From Bead&Button's "Ask Anna" columnist
--Elegant and exciting new ways to work with crystal beads
--Appeals to both stitchers and stringers
Softcover, full color, 96 pages
Book size: 10-3/4 x 8-1/4 inches
Level: Beginning to advanced
Books are shrink-wrapped and are returnable if unopened.
About the author: Anna Elizabeth Draeger is an associate editor at Bead&Button's magazine, where she writes the popular column "Ask Anna." Her years of designing projects, teaching and editing give her a lead on what interests beaders at all levels of experience. In 2009, Anna was named an ambassador for the CREATE YOUR STYLE with Swarovski crystal program, a handpicked network of 34 designers worldwide who are passionate about and prolific in using these Austrian crystal beauties in their projects and as they teach.