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Bead Fantasies

Beautiful, Easy-To-Make Jewelry

Takako Samejima


List Price: 18.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.


71 fantastic jewelry projects requiring only the basics beading skills.Jewelry artist Takako Samejima specializes in bead jewelry, and has been working with beads since she was a child. Her designs, which combine different types, shapes, and sizes of beads, have won acclaim for their beauty
and originality. BEAD FANTASIES features over seventy of her most original and dazzling designs including necklaces, bracelets, rings, earrings, brooches, hair ornaments, cell phone straps and eyeglass chains.

Each design includes detailed instructions for creating the jewelry, supplemented by small color photographs and detailed color drawings. For the novice, BEAD FANTASIES also includes descriptions of the beads used to make the jewelry, beading supplies, and some lessons covering basic bead-stringing,
weaving and finishing techniques.

Kodansha, 9784889961287, 83pp.

Publication Date: October 31, 2003