Beadwork Designer of the Year Series: Bead Stitching Chevron Chain with Melanie Potter DVD

Discover chevron stitch and take your beading skills to the next level with this dynamic beading tutorial. Beadwork Designer of the Year Melanie Potter shows you step by step how to create flat, circular, and tubular chevron chain through unique beading projects.
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Discover chevron chain and take your beading skills to the next level with this versatile stitch. Enjoy creating fabulous beaded patterns with this relaxing, quick-to-work-up beading technique!

Join Beadwork Designer of the Year Melanie Potter in 8 watch-and-learn lessons as she shows you step by step how to create flat, circular, and tubular chevron chain.  Boost your skills and have fun creating chevron stitch, a variation of bead netting, with expert tips and tricks made easy.

Get your copy of this dynamic beading tutorial to:

  • Get started the right way with a comprehensive tools, materials, and terminology overview.
  • Master chevron chain stitch with expert tips for unique beading projects.
  • Skip the guesswork with easy-to-see up-close shots and color-coded diagrams.
  • Take your designs even further with advice for combining chevron chain with other stitches.
  • Discover designs options for every style--from flat simple bands to dimensional forms and tubes.
  • And more!

Watching this dynamic beading video is like taking beading classes at your own home, on your own time, start and stop when it's convenient for you.

Melanie shows you how to create beautiful beaded jewelry with simple bead weaving techniques in chevron stitch you will use again and again!

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SKU 12BD39
Product Type DVD
ISBN 13 9781620330456
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Customer Reviews (4)
I felt the same way
I couldn't wait to get this DVD in my hands. One, because of the pictures on the cover, and two, to learn a new stitch called chevron chain. I had a problem with the turn. I could not see for nothing how to turn to the other side. Ms potter's hand was in the way or because the camera did not show a close up. I searched to see if any other designer had used this stitch and came upon Jill Wiesman and bought her book, but was not satisfied because I really wanted to know how to make that gorgeous bracelet. Well a year later there it was a kit and I gave in and bought it. Now I just have to have the patience and be in the mood to concentrate on the many pages it takes to make it! I think we assumed the bracelet instructions to be in it because of the photo;; most DVD"s that teach new stitches do not have any patterns included. The instructions on chevron is mapped out through nice big graphs. I will give it a try sometime this year, perhaps sometime this month.



Review by Jazzi (Posted on 3/3/2014)
Nice but not enough info or examples of the how to.
Good tips but not enough detail. Review by Monika (Posted on 2/22/2014)
So dissapointed
At a critical point they aimed camera at her face and you could not see a much needed close up of of what her hands were doing - in addition to the fact that none of the beautiful pieces on the cover were properly represented with instructions on how to create them. I was very disappointed as I know she is a very talented designer and could have given us a much better lessen for the money by video than we got. I'll hesitate before buying these videos ever again. Review by Aurora (Posted on 1/12/2014)
Disappointed
Lots of nice examples presented but MINIMAL information on how they were constructed. Review by sew2bsane (Posted on 11/16/2013)
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