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Book - Artistic Wire Advanced Chain Maille

CODE: BSKBK406

$17.25
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Artistic Wire Advanced Chain Maille

Take the next step in your chain maille journey and learn how to weave like the experts. This book will guide you through these advanced techniques which are recommended after you have mastered the Basic s of Chain Maille. It has 123 detailed step-by-step picture instructions and teaches how the different techniques are used to make weaves and patterns using Artistic Wire Chain Maille Rings and Tools.

Projects featured include: Advanced - Half-Persian 3-in-1
                                                       Japanese 12-in-2
                                                       Parallel Helm's Weave
                                                       Dragonscale

Written by Lauren Andersen, "The ChainMaille Lady"


Book - Artistic Wire Basic and Advanced Chain Maille

CODE: BSKBK407

$30.50
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Artistic Wire Basic and Advanced Chain Maille.

Chain Maille is used to make some of the most intricate and beautiful modern jewellery designs. This booklet will guide you through eight of the basic and advanced chain maille weaves. It has more than 220 detailed step-by-step picture instructions and teaches how the different techniques are used to make weaves and patterns using Artistic Wire Chain Maille Rings and Tools.

Projects featured include: Basic - Byzantine/Birdcage
                                                 European 4-in-1
                                                 Turkish Round
                                                 Full Persian/Foxtail
                                Advanced - Half-Persian 3-in-1
                                                 Japanese 12-in-2
                                                 Parallel Helm's Weave
                                                 Dragonscale

Written by Lauren Andersen, "The ChainMaille Lady"


Book - Artistic Wire Basics of Chain Maille

CODE: BSKBK405

$17.25
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Artistic Wire Basics of Chain Maille

This Book demonstrates four of the fundamental chain maille weaves and once perfected these weaves can be applied to making a variety of Chain Maille jewellery. It has 110 detailed step-by-step picture instructions and teaches how the different techniques are used to make weaves and patterns using Artistic Wire Chain Maille Rings and Tools.

Projects featured include: Basic - Byzantine/Birdcage
                                                 European 4-in-1
                                                 Turkish Round
                                                 Full Persian/Foxtail

Written by Lauren Andersen, "The ChainMaille Lady"


Book - Bead on Glass

CODE: BSBK702

$16.95
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At Last, You Can Bead on Glass.

At Last, You Can Bead on Glass has clever beading projects all done on glass jars, bottles and vases. Most of the beads used in this book are glass seed or bugle beads.

This book has step-by-step instructions and diagrams.


Book - Beaded Photo Frames

CODE: BSBK718

$16.95
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Beads are hotter than ever, and there are myriad ways to use them to enhance photo frames. Readers can use paper and beads to embellish a plain frame, embroider on a soft cloth frame, or make their own frame out of beads and wire-and more!

Features eight great projects.


Book - Beading with Superduo

CODE: BSBK416

$17.25
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Learn to use Superduo to add texture and interest to your own jewellery designs. There are three projects included, each designed to teach you to create your own jewellery.


Book - Create Recklessly with Leather

CODE: BSKBK418

$17.25
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Create Recklessly with leather has illustrated step by step instructions for 4 leather jewellery projects.

This booklet goes beyond using ready-made components and teaches you ways to alter leather, allowing you to showcase this versatile product in unique designs.

Written by Melissa Cable.

by BeadSmith


Book - Creative Lampwork

CODE: BSBK2717

$26.95
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Creative Lampwork - Techniques and Projects for the Art of Melting Glass

Mastered by the Venetian artisans of the island of Murano, Italy, lampwork is a traditional craft developed through century-old techniques. Discover the history of Murano's quality glassmakers, be inspired by the wide range of beads and sculptural work by 14 artists, and learn how to create your own beautiful collection of jewellery or pieces for the home.

This book outlines everything you need to know to create your own works of art; from safety and materials, to melting glass and decorative techniques. With the step-by-step photographs and easy to follow instructions you will create  fabulous lampwork pieces in no time.


Book - Creative Native American Beading

CODE: BSBK2537

$44.80
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Creative Native American Beading

This Book offers a beautiful collection of traditional beaded projects. These exquisite items range from a Huichol Lace Sun Catcher (perfect for beginners) to an advanced-level Waterbird Pendant, from a simple Ladder Chain Bracelet to a Sun Rosette Medallion. The Sage Bear Sachet combines a powerful animal symbol with the use of relaxing herbs.

In addition to the patterns and guidance on technique, there is fascinating background information on the myths and legends that inspired each design.


Book - Fuse it

CODE: BSBK3201

$30.45
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Fuse It

A valuable resource for fusers of all skill levels with a desire to progress to the next step. Discover new ways to utilize the bonanza of glass forming methods and materials, while working through the project lessons.

A continuing journey in kiln worked glass.

by Petra Kaiser


Book - I Can't Believe It's Paracord - Jewellery with a Twist

CODE: BSBK3402

$25.50
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Move over simple knotted bracelets, this book has taken paracord to a whole new level. You will be shown how to create a wide variety of jewellery using paracord. No longer just for the outdoor enthusiast, paracord is being used for all types of wearables, jewellery and accessories.

Paracord is extremely strong and durable and comes in a wide array of colours.This book guides you through 13 designs incorporating all types of beads, chain, fabrics and fibers. Simple step by step drawings and colour photos make the projects easy to understand and quick to complete.

Written by Barbara Matthiessen


Book - Kumi Braiding with Beads, Thread, Yarns, Cord

CODE: BSBK916

$22.95
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Kumi Braiding with Beads, Thread, Yarn and Cords. Braid beauty into necklaces you will be happy to wear and proud to give as gifts. The kumihimo foam braiding disc makes braiding fast and easy.

This illustrated book explains how to get started and offers tips to make Kumihimo braiding easy. The book has creative ideas and how to set the disc to achieve different patterns in the braid.

Written by Suzanne McNeill


Book - Kumihimo - Braiding for Jewellery Designers

CODE: BSKBK408

$17.25
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Kumihimo Braiding for Jewellery Designers is an in-depth "how to" book for using kumihimo braiding in jewellery design. Kumihimo Braiding for Jewellery Designers is an illustrated step-by-step instructions that are easy to follow and will have you creating beautiful braided jewellery.

Kumihimo Braiding for Jewellery Designersfeatures projects for the pure novice as well as some intermediate level designs

Written by Anne Dilker an Artist and Jewellery Designer.

by BeadSmith


Book - Kumihimo - Braiding with Beads

CODE: BSKBK417

$17.25
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Kumihimo Braiding ith Beads has 3 braided and beaded jewellery projects on the kumihimo disk. In this booklet are four cool bead shapes: pinch beads, twist drops, Rizo and daggers with step by step instrucitons for earrings and 2 necklaces.

The projects in this booklet assume you've done at least a few beaded braids. The first project recaps essential skills like disk setup, how to lock the beads in place and finishing.

Written by Rebecca Ann Combs.

by BeadSmith


Book - Parachute Cord - Project Book

CODE: BSWBK122

$17.25
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Paracord bracelets and accessories are fun and easy to make, but they can also be a valuable survival tool. This Parachute Cord Project Book is an excellent introduction into the applications of paracord. This fully illustrated project book can assist anyone from novice to advanced knot makers to learn about knot tying and clever Paracord applications.

Projects featured in this book include: Cobra Stitch Bracelet (with and without buckle), Dog Collar, Dog Leash, River Bar Bracelet, Snake Stitch key fob, Clinch Knot bottle holder  
 
Written by Pepperell Braiding Company

Book - Paracord Crafts

CODE: BSBK3358

$22.95
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Paracord is a super-strong nylon cord athat comes in a variety of colours and patterns. Paracord makes a real fashion statement when tied into knotted accesoories like bracelets and key fobs.

Paracord Crafts has projects that are quick and easy to make, cool to use and a great way to keep some paracord with you all the time. The Paracord Crafts book teaches you how to make the original Cobra Stitch bracelets as well as 6 more styles of knots. Fastennings include buckles or loops and ball knots. This is an illustrated book with tips for making key fobs, accenting headbands, flip flops and adding bling to the bracelets


Published by Leisure Arts


Book - Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1

CODE: BSBK241

$44.00
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Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1 is the first in series of books that will forever change the way we look at paracord. Orginally used as parachute suspension lines during World War II, paracord, has become a means to create an immeasurable variety of useful items, survival tools and decorative ties.

Paracord Fusion Ties skillfully guides you through each tie by way of clear, full-colour photographs, coupled with succinctly written, easy to folllow step-by-step instructions. Learn to make decorative straps, survival bracelets, key fobs, necklaces and spherical ties. Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1 is a book for young and old, expert knot tyer and novices alike.

Written by J.D. Lezen


Book - Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 2

CODE: BSBK242

$44.00
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Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 2 is the second installment in the paracord fusion ties book series.  Like
Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1, Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 2 reveals innovative and stylish ways of storing paracord for later use. It also provides directions for ties and techniques that represent the next level in paracording knowledge - making of practical paracord objects.

Paracord Fusion Tiesdemonstrates that primarily designed to provide survival an/or tactical advantages, practical paracord objects are in themselves useful, providing use to those who tie them, not just when unraveled. Learn to make bush sandals, emergency snow goggles, no-slip machete grip, single cord rock sling, tactical flashlight strap, pouches, baskets, secret compatment fobs and more.

Written by J.D. Lezen


Book - Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects

CODE: BSBK938

$21.85
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Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects. Simple Instructions for Survival Bracelets and Other DIY Projects.

If you love the outdoors, you'll love parachute cord! Strong, lightweight, and durable, it's the most versatile material ever developed for making outdoor gear and accessories. This book shows you how easy it is to use colorful paracord to create attractive and useful survival bracelets, lanyards, pouches, straps, slings, and more.

Perfect for the beginning paracordist, "Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects" takes you step by step through all the knots and wraps you need to know. Get practical advice on tools and materials, and learn the right way to melt and fuse the cut ends of your cord.

Whether you're camping in the wilderness, working outside, attending a game, or just walking the dog, you're sure to find the ideal DIY project here.

Written by Joel Hooks


Book - Polymer Clay

CODE: LP306655

$66.25
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The Complete Book of Polymer Clay

Enjoy this amazing book of tips, techniques, projects and so much more from Lisa Pavelka. This book has a wide variety of techniques and tips to make your polymer clay adventure enjoyable.


Book - Ricks Beading Loom

CODE: BSBK410

$17.25
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The Ricks Beading Loom Book introduces you to the how and why the loom was designed and the basics of using the loom such as bead choices, reading a pattern and the supplies and tools you may need to complete your project.

The Ricks Beading Loom Book has illustrated step-by-step instructions to help set up and get started using the loom and also how to finish your project.

The Ricks Beading Loom Booklet has 5 fun and easy loom bracelet projects that areillustrated with step by step instructions.


Book - Simply Fused

CODE: BSFW880

$27.25
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Simply Fused is a glass fusing project book, with tips and techniques for fusing glass in a microwave kiln. This valuable resource will show you how easy it can be to create stunning jewellery and home decor.

Includes 28 project patterns with easy to follow instructions, a quick conversion guide and a firing log so you can duplicate your favourite projects.


Book - Soutache and Bead Embroidery

CODE: BSBK409

$17.25
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This booklet has illustrated step-by-step instructions that are easy to follow and will have you creating beautiful jewellery.


Book - Stitching with Two-Hole Shaped Beads

CODE: BSBK2744

$45.50
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Learn a NEW technique for the hottest beads. In Stitching with Two-Hole Shaped Beads, Virginia Jensen offers 30+ gorgeous bracelets, earrings, and collars made with herringbone, peyote, step stitch, right-angle weave, and more including Virginia's own cluster stitch, a brand-new stitch! The projects are easy enough for beginners and offer never-before-seen techniques for intermediate jewelry makers.

This book has step-by-step instructions and diagrams.

Author: Virginia Jensen


Paracord - Starter Pack

CODE: PSSV1616

$18.30
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Parachute Cord Starter Pack is an excellent introduction into the applications of paracord. Projects in this kit can be created by novice to advanced knot makers. All you'll need to get started is here - just add a lighter (recommended) and a pair of scissors. 

Paracord bracelets and accessories are fun and easy to make, but they can also be a valueable survival tool.
Projects featured in this kit include: Cobra Stitch Bracelet (with and without buckle), Dog Collar, Dog Leash, River Bar Bracelet, Snake Stitch key fob, Clinch Knot bottle holder   
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