category_outlined / Handarbeit
Creative Beading MagazineCreative Beading Magazine

Creative Beading Magazine Volume 15 issue 4

Be inspired by Australia's favorite beading magazine, containing projects for beginners and beyond from Australia’s top jewellery designers and expert trends, tips & tricks.

Sunray Publications Pty Ltd
Mehr lesenkeyboard_arrow_down
CHF 33.69
7 Ausgaben


access_time10 Min.
drinks everyone?

SERVIETTE RINGS MATERIALSBeading thread – medium bonded Nylon BEADS15 gm in total Size 6 Seed beads one colour or 7.5gm each for 2 colours1 x 8mm Round red pressed glass bead2 x Green Glass Leaves TOOLSSize 10 Beading NeedleSmall Thread ScissorsClear Nail Polish for sealing knots SERVIETTE HOLDER & BOTTLE HOLDER MATERIALS1 x 28 ga reel of Red Beading wire1 x 28 ga reel of Green Beading wire BEADS28g Size 8 Red Silver Lined Seed Beads38g Size 8 Green Silver Lined Seed Beads TOOLSWire Cutters SERVIETTE RINGSSTEP ONEThreading MethodCut 2 metres of thread place on beading needle. Place a stop bead approximately 30cm from the end by threading 2 or 3 times through the bead so it doesn’t slide along, this will hold work in place, then leave an…

access_time6 Min.
christmas angels

MATERIALS3.30m quilting thread1 pr earring wiresBEADS5g Olaf Size 9 seed beads white (41) = m80 Olaf Size 9 seed beads gold (22) = c2 x 8mm pearls for head2 x 4mm pearls for bodyTOOLSBeading needle DESIGNER’S NOTE:Cut the thread in half. Thread the needle with the 1.65m of quilting thread and tie a reef knot with the two ends. Move the knot 2cm away from the fold in the thread so the knot is worked into the beading as soon as possible.Buttonhole stitch (ie: pass the needle through the bead (or under a thread) then pass the needle back through the loop of the cotton.This design starts at the base of the dress and forms 2 rows with steps 1 to 5. STEP ONEButtonhole 1m. Make sure to…

access_time1 Min.
bohemia beads

NECKLACE MATERIALS40cm Sterling silver chain1 Sterling silver lobster clasp 1 Sterling silver jump ring 72 x Sterling silver head pins 1 x Sterling silver angel wings1 silver end coneBEADS25 x 4mm Czech glass25 x 6mm Czech glass21 x 8mm Czech glassTOOLSRound nose pliersCuttersChain nose pliers EARRINGS MATERIALS1 pr Sterling silver ear hooks 2 x Sterling silver head pins 2 x Sterling silver angel wings2 x silver end conesBEADS2 x 8mm Czech glass2 x 4mm Czech glass NECKLACESTEP ONEConstruct and attach angel pendant by using 1 x head pin. Thread 1 x 4mm Czech, 1 x end cone, angel wings, 1 x 8mm frosted clear Czech. Start to form a wrapped loop, attaching angel to centre of chain before finishing wrap.STEP TWOThread each of remaining Czech beads onto head pins,…

access_time7 Min.

THE NAME GARNET actually refers to a group of chemically and physically similar minerals. The name was derived from the Latin word granatum (meaning grain), which may have been taken from Punica granatum (pomegranate), as small, red garnet crystals were thought to look similar to pomegranate seeds. Over time it has also been known as the “carbuncle stone” and today still gets given interesting monikers such as Arizona ruby, Arizona spinel or New Mexico ruby.While red is the most common colour of the garnet group, you can also find garnets in shades of green, yellow, orange, brown and purple, some of which are incredibly rare. It isn’t just the colours that are rare, but the effects within the stone, such as star garnets which appear to have a star-shaped…

access_time2 Min.
bead king

MATERIALS1.1m Tigertail2 x crimp endings 2 x jump rings2 x crimps2 x black crimps BEADS31 x 6mm Swarovski Crystal bi-cones269 x 4mm Swarovski Crystal bi-cones2 x 8mm Swarovski Crystal bi-cones1 x 16mm tear drop Swarovski Crystal TOOLSCrimping pliers CuttersRATING 2LENGTH: 30cm STEP ONECut 4 x 25cm, 1 x 10cm lengths of Tigertail and put 10cm aside for hanging section. Attach all four Tigertail pieces into crimp ending and secure by flattening or folding. STEP TWOPlace 10 x 4mm Swarovski, 4 x 6mm Swarovski bi-cones aside for later use. Thread 1 x 6mm Swarovski Crystal on all four Tigertail pieces. Add 3 x 4mm Swarovski Crystals to all four Tigertail pieces. STEP THREEThread 1 x 6mm Swarovski Crystal on all four Tigertail pieces through the centre. STEP…

access_time2 Min.
a love affair

MATERIALS80cm wire mesh2 x crimps2 x Charlotte clasps 110cm beading wire BEADS14 x 6 x 4mm donuts2 x 8 x 6mm donuts14 x 6mm Swarovski bi-cone crystal14 x 4mm Swarovski bi-cone crystal1 x heart shaped glass pendant TOOLSCuttersRound nose pliers Flat nose pliersLENGTH 45cm STEP ONECut 2 x lengths of beading wire each 55cm in length.STEP TWOString 2 lengths of beading wire and wire lace through the 1 x 8mm donut, the heart pendant and a second 8mm donut to the centre. STEP THREEWorking on one side of the pendant string 1 x 6mm Swarovski bi-cone on first beading wire and 1 x 4mm Swarovski bi-cone on the second beading wire. STEP FOURPass 1 x 6mm donut over the 2 beading wires and wire lace. Design note: It may…