Wire Style

Wire Style

50 Unique Jewelry Designs

Book - 2008
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Wire Style, from the editor of Step by Step Wire jewellery magazine, is a collection of fifty contemporary, stylish, and absolutely wearable designs from an array of top designers in the field.|Wire jewellery is one of the hottest trends in jewellery making. Wire Style, from the editor of Step by Step Wire jewellery magazine, is a collection of fifty contemporary, stylish, and absolutely wearable designs from an array of top designers in the field. Begin with a primer on basic tools and techniques for getting started, then launch right into chic, beautiful designs for bracelets, necklaces, earrings, and pendants handpicked from a collection of top jewellery designers. Each project features a comprehensive materials list and thorough step-by-step instructions, following in the footsteps of Stringing Style and Stringing Style 2. Fundamental wireworking techniques are explained in detail, including wire wrapping, weaving, coiling, chain making, hammering, texturing, and oxidizing. Readers will also learn how to wire-wrap found objects, make chain mail, create spirals, straighten wire properly, pierce, cut, make jump rings, make ear wires, and create clasps.Projects are constructed with a range of materials, from precious metals to plated and coloured wire for an eclectic mix of funky and fabulous designs. Various types of wire and chain are mixed up with stones, beads, and cords for an interesting and assorted collection of designs. Wire Style has everything you need to know to begin your journey or to perfect your wire-working skills.
Publisher: Loveland, Colo. : Interweave Press LLC, c2008.
ISBN: 9781596680708
1596680709
Characteristics: 119 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.

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brigittemoore Jul 01, 2013

Wrapping beach glass waste-not bracelete (for using scraps)

I bought this book...that's the best recommendation anyone can make!

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