Quick + Easy Beadwork, Winter 2015
The world fell in love with our first ever Quick + Easy Beadwork special issue, and we are back with a second issue filled with even more brand-new projects than ever before. This issue, like the first, is dedicated to stylish beadwoven projects that are quick, easy, and extremely fun to make. Whether you’re a novice beadweaver looking for a place to start or an intermediate beader seeking projects you can make in a few hours, you’re sure to find many of these forty all-new designs irresistible.
This issue features many projects featuring the latest and greatest shaped beads. If you are new to shaped beads, be sure to start with our handy Guide To Shaped Beads for an illustrated look at these new materials.
For projects featuring these beloved beads, you’ll be eager to make:
- Diamond Eyes by Carole Rodgers, using two-hole triangles
- Amethyst Blooms Bracelet and Blue Jean Queen Earrings by Barbara Falkowitz, using SuperDuos
- “O” What Fun Bracelet by Yvonne Baughman, using O Beads
Find other projects using pellets, piggy beads, rose petals, Silky diamonds, Twins, Tilas, CzechMates, bead studs, and more in innovative ways!
You’ll be surprised how easy it is to follow our professional instructions and illustrated diagrams. Learn to also bead around bangles, stitch up stylish rings, form bezels for rivolis, construct your own beaded clasps, and master all the necessary stitches and techniques to excel at this craft!