Jewelry Stringing

Jewelry Stringing Fall 2015

Explore Stringing’s amazing designs and be inspired to make your own creative jewelry. With each issue you’ll find projects galore, discover the hottest bead trends, learn the latest tips and tricks from the pros, exclusive money-saving design tips, and get step-by-step instructions for every skill level.

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a bevy of beads

As Jewelry Stringing’s editor, there’s nothing that excites me more than seeing all the wonderfully creative jewelry designs that come through our door. As a jewelry designer, I absolutely can’t wait to visit the Tucson bead shows each February to take in all the amazing new beads, clasps, chain, and tools on the market. Heaven! And for you, our faithful readers, my hope is that picking up a copy of this annual shopping guide is the next best thing to being at the Tucson bead shows. With so many new products for 2015, I’m confident that you’ll find something you love as you peruse our favorite new beads, findings, leather, and other components. And, as always, we’ve loaded the pages with dozens of exciting new projects to make. From on-trend motifs—triangles,…

2 Min.
the stringing challenge

What happens when you give three participants matching sets of materials to play with? They work with products they might not have considered using, and their creative sides get stretched one more notch. 1. Ashley Lauwereins (MARKETING MANAGER) I was so inspired by these copper components that I raided my stash right away. I was happy to discover the beautiful copper chain that has been waiting to be used for years, and sitting on my worktable were these lovely blue gemstone beads, which perfectly complement the copper components and chain. Before I knew it, I had a necklace put together that makes a statement and is perfect for the fall season and beyond. 2. Lorelei Eurto (READER PARTICIPANT) The beautiful copper components in this kit have such a romantic feel to them! To soften…

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candie cooper

Candie Cooper’s energy and creativity are infectious, and it was a delight having her in the Interweave studios to film four new videos—stamped and embellished leather cuffs and beaded crochet necklaces for the grownups; friendship/stretch/macramé bracelets and hammered washer necklaces for the kiddos! Read on to find out more about the talented Ms. Cooper. Q & A Q: Explain the inspiration behind your latest video series. A: My background is in art education, and I feel strongly about teaching kids how to make things and to have a hobby. So the birthday party and rainy day ideas came from the desire to show kids how to make things at home for themselves and for gifts. The bead crochet and leather cuff videos are just fun projects that I’ve made as a mixed-media jewelry artist. Q:…

1 Min.
birthday parties with candie cooper

yourself a unique and fun way to entertain the kids. Birthday party earring kits are available in the Interweave Store, and both videos are available on DVD or as instant downloads. and parents alike how to make sensational necklaces using wood beads, paint, and sparkles. Add to that mix a heap of friendship bracelets and crocheted necklaces with bead accents and you’ve got Candie Cooper is the master of all things bright and playful! Join this beloved mixed-media artist in her new video workshops, Birthday Parties and Rainy Day Projects, as she shows kids…

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amarillo chispa

And watch as Candie turns leather and rivetable components into colorful stamped cuffs that are just as much fun to make as they are to wear in her new video workshop, Leather Cuffs Start to Finish. MATERIALS 5 topaz 5×4mm fire-polished rondelles 1 silver 7×3mm bead cap 5 sterling silver 24-gauge 1" ornamental ball-end head pins 1 nickel-plated 1/8" screw post (back) and concho button adapter (loop) 20" of cream/orange/brown patterned 1" sari silk ribbon 1 mustard yellow 38mm 3-petal leather flower 1 turquoise 42mm 8-petal leather flower 1 turquoise 49mm 5-petal leather flower 1 brown 3.2×21.5cm leather cuff Multipurpose adhesive TOOLS Round-nose pliersFlat-nose pliersWire cutters1/8" leather hole punchBall-point pen or permanent markerTweezers (optional)Alcohol lamp or lit candle (optional) FINISHED SIZE: 8½" 1 ] Use 1 head pin to string 1 fire-polished rondelle and form a wrapped loop that attaches to the concho button adapter (loop);…

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it’s not too early to think about holiday gifts!

It’s time to get a jump on crafting those holiday gifts for friends and family. Visit any of the links shown here for instant how-to downloads starting at $4. And visit interweavestore.com for even more gifts to make for the season. Promo Code Exclusions Apply: Your special discount/coupon code will allow you to take 15% OFF many (not all) of the items you find at InterweaveStore.com/beading. Your discount/coupon code is not valid for purchasing gift cards, subscriptions, pre-orders, value packs, VIP memberships, or items that ship directly from manufacturers. Discounts cannot be applied to previous purchases. Valid for one use per customer only. Other exclusions may apply.…