Jewelry Stringing, Summer 2016
The summer 2016 issue of Jewelry Stringing is packed with dozens of projects that will help you make the most of this season. For the epitome of relaxed summer style, check out the seven charming pieces with vintage details and soft washed-out palettes in the Vintage Summer collection of projects. You’ll also find six juicy designs featuring the season’s hottest color trend—papaya! If bright, bold colors are more your style, you’ll love the Carnival collection of projects, inspired by the annual Carnival of Brazil that will take place as Rio de Janeiro hosts the Summer Olympic Games. And for today’s jewelry designer who’s interested in expanding her jewelry-making repertoire beyond basic stringing and wireworking, we present a collection of mixed-media designs that use materials such as cork, colored resin, image transfers, and more. This focus on mixed-media also includes an in-depth tutorial on how to easily add patina to your metal components using materials you already have around the house. GET YOUR COPY HERE.