Jun 10 2017

Issue 26

Fires of Autumn Inspiration
September 2015

Kindle the fires of Autumn inspiration with the 17 jewelry projects this issue has to choose from. Beside the classical stitching techniques, there are suggestions on connecting beads with micro macramé, chainmaille and soutache. In addition, get tips for the use of 2-hole-beads and take a course in chevron stitch.

The Emergency Beading Hotline

Laura Giusti: The artist from Rome is not only versatile when it comes to techniques and materials, but is also a loving tutor for her beading students. She creates new, wearable designs on a weekly basis and even lets those with “beading problems” call her at any time.

Triangle on Triangle

Course: Chevron, Part 1 — Easy to learn and worked one-dimensionally, it is wonderfully suited for flat, flexible necklaces.

BEADERS BEST Bead Art Crossover

The new fair now takes place in the springtime and is more centrally-located in Europe. In association with Mineralien, Fossilien, Schmuck (Minerals, Fossils, Jewelry Trade Fair) and KREATIV (Creative Fair) in Stuttgart, Germany — we’re talking variety, dimension, inspiration.

Fashion Chronicles

The Fashion Museum at Meyenburg Castle — Here you will be constantly filled with wonder: hundreds of sought after and lovingly restored garments, many of them bead-embroidered, tell the contemporary history of fashion.

15.00 EUR

Contents

Editorial
3
Contents
4
Find: Beautiful to Look At
6
News | Calendar
8
Artist Portrait: Laura Giusti
10
Course: Chevron Stitch
22
BEADERS BEST Bead Art Crossover 2016
33
IBA 2016: From Cubism to Art Deco — Clean Lines
35
Bead of the Season: Preciosa Ripple
42
How did that go again?
43
Recommended Reading
68
History: Fashion Chronicles
76
IBA 2015: The Winners
83
Bead Shop Directory
86
Tips and Tricks
89
Preview | Imprint
98