Handmade Underground Jewelry

Handmade Underground Jewelry

25 Fun Projects for All Occasions

Book - 2009
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25 unique handcrafted jewelry projects

Haute couture meets street culture in Handmade Underground Jewelry , where you'll find 25 cool jewelry projects to recreate the boutique look right in your own neighborhood. With basic skills that are easy to pick up and directions that echo the camaraderie of a craft group, the spirit of Handmade Underground Jewelry is fun, loose, experimental, and creative. Each chapter is devoted to a specific skill or technique, including beading, knotting, wire wrapping, and sewing. Plus, you'll learn how to combine techniques to make stunning pieces. For every project, you'll get

Step-by-step instructions and templates Four-color photos and illustrations Color charts and project variations with anecdotes Helpful hints and cool ideas

From a vintage Whimsy Locket to a seared silk and seed bead bezel Nostalgia Brooch, the 25 projects in Handmade Underground Jewelry allow you to make truly unique pieces that look like they came straight out of a hip boutique, while still reflecting your personal style.

Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2009.
ISBN: 9780470504369
Branch Call Number: 745. 5942 LEV
Characteristics: 144 p. : chiefly col. ill.
Alternative Title: Jewelry


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Mar 08, 2017

I was very disappointed to see that the choker shown on the cover is NOT the version shown at the back. A plain and boring version of it is explained as a pattern. It unfortunately is just another bead book, and not a very good one...

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