Fiber and Textile Resources

Adorn yourself with colorful fiber and textile jewelry.

Fiber and textile jewelry-making covers a broad variety of techiniques, including kumihimo, macrame, soutache, and crochet. Explore our free patterns, instructions and tutorials to learn about this fabulous art form.

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Beadalon - Tassel Maker

Join Wyatt White as he shows you how to use the incredible Beadalon Tassel Maker Tool!

How to Create a Shamballa-Style Bracelet

Learn all the jewelry-making techniques and tips for creating knotted Shamballa bracelets with pavé beads and cotton cord. Get everything you need to follow along with in-house jewelry designer, Jude

Kumihimo Finishing Techniques

Finishing your kumihimo designs can be a charming addition to the overall design of your braided piece. Chris walks us through 3 techniques to compliment your creations.

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Shamballa Bracelets

Shamballa bracelets have been around for centuries. The word Shamballa represents the mythical kingdom that Tibetan Buddhists believe symbolizes enlightenment, peace and perfection. Shamballa bracelets are based on the traditional Catholic rosary...

Style Snapshot: Tassel and Pom-Pom Jewelry

They're sprightly and sassy, elegant and chic, exotic and all-American. They're on purses and shoes and headbands and belts and jewelry, of course.

Style Snapshot: Making Braided Belts

What's not to like about braided belts? They can look cool and rugged, or can be dressed up. Either way they provide lots of visual interest and texture. Braiding is the interlacing of several strands of flexible material into a long and narrow...

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