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  • Getting to Know Your Wire With a Free Wire Bracelet Making Project

    For some of us, the most difficult part of learning how to make wire jewelry is learning how to get comfortable with handling the wire itself. After years of working with seed beads and thread, it was certainly a challenge for me to get used to the feeling of bending and shaping wire. But thankfully...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Dec 3, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, Seed Bead Patterns, Beading Tools, Bracelet Making, Step by Step Wire Jewelry Magazine, Beads, Jewelry Making
  • (Wire) Wrapping Your Holiday Gifts!

    Ever since 1991, when my sister and I managed to talk our parents into letting us put up the holiday decorations over Thanksgiving weekend, I've been one of those people who breaks out the Christmas music a few weeks before Halloween. My 6-year-old loves it, my husband, not so much. So this year...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Oct 31, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Crystals, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, How To Bead, Bead Crafts, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Learn All About Soutache In a Live Webinar

    After years of seeing all this gorgeous soutache bead embroidered jewelry , I finally decided it was time to take the plunge and learn how to use soutache cord with my beads and cabochons.The colors, textures, and stitching techniques of soutache make this beading technique rich with possibilities for...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Oct 26, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Bead Embroidery, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, How To Bead, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making
  • DIY Metal Stamping Project

    In the Summer 2014 issue of Jewelry Stringing Magazine , Lisa Niven Kelly wrote an article called Put a Stamp on It: Metal Stamping Basics and Beyond . In this article Lisa covers: stamping basics, tools needed, how to stamp words on metal, how to create collage designs, how to add color to your impressions...
    Posted to Inside Jewelry Stringing Magazine by MLenhausen on Oct 21, 2014
    Filed under: Stringing, Jewelry Stringing Magazine, Wire Jewelry, Chain Maille, Mixed Media Jewelry, Bead-weaving
  • Free Beading Project: Pinecone Earrings by Svetlana Einy

    Just in time for the holidays, we're excited to share a free beaded earring project from one of the Starman TrendSetters ! These great Pinecone Earrings by Svetlana Einy use two-holed daggers and seed beads to create a pair of beaded earrings that will look great anywhere. Enjoy! Materials: 36 Czechmates...
    Posted to Beading Instructions by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Oct 17, 2014
    Filed under: Wire Jewelry, Seed Bead Patterns, Beading Tools, Beaded Beads, How to Bead, Chain Maille, Bead Crafts, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Earring Making
  • Combine Foxtail Chain Maille with Handmade Ceramic Beads in a Free Chain Maille Project!

    Learning how to create new chain maille weaves is something that I've really enjoyed doing since I first started learning how to make chain maille jewelry a few years ago! My latest project is this wonderful foxtail chain necklace by Sara (Graham) Richardson that uses handmade ceramic beads. I decided...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Sep 15, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Gemstones, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, How To Bead, Beading Tools, Bead Crafts, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making
  • The One Earring Trend for Fall 2014

    I live in a college town, so I do see some of the more unusual fashion trends. But there's one trend that big fashion magazines such as Vogue and Harper's Bazaar have been chattering about that I haven't see at all so far: the single earring trend. Just like it sounds, the trend is to wear...
    Posted to Inside Jewelry Stringing Magazine by Michelle Mach on Aug 20, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, Chain Maille, Crystals, Beads
  • Options for Finishing Your Beaded Ropes

    Ever since I made my first spiral rope, I've loved to make beaded ropes out of seed beads and my favorite off-loom bead-weaving stitches, and with the new TierraCast Maker's Collection of cord and rope ends with coordinating clasps, I was inspired to start stitching some new beaded ropes. Pretty...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Jul 21, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Beaded Beads, Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, Herringbone Stitch, How To Bead, Seed Bead Patterns, Bead-weaving, Beading Tools, Mixed Media Jewelry, Bracelet Making, Kumihimo, Necklace Making, Bead Crafts, Beaded Jewelry Design, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Would You Believe That's Just a Wire? Simply Elegant Wire Jewelry

    If there's anyone who's inspiring me to work with more wire lately, it's my good friend and fellow jewelry artist Heather Sorrell. I met Heather a few years ago when she and I were both doing the farmer's market and craft show circuit up here in the Adirondacks, and we found ourselves...
    Posted to Daily Beading Blogs by Jennifer VanBenschoten on Jul 11, 2014
    Filed under: Chain Maille, Bead Embroidery, Bead Making, Stringing, Wire Jewelry, Wire Wrapping, How To Bead, Bead Crafts, Beads, Jewelry Making, Beading Daily
  • Easy Pastel Hoop Earrings with Portuguese Cork Cord

    I love working with new materials. Whenever I need to buy some beading essentials such as jump rings or ear wires, I try to also buy one new-to-me item just for fun. That's how this pretty cord ended up in my beading studio a few weeks ago. Portuguese cork cord is cork wrapped around a cotton cord...
    Posted to Inside Jewelry Stringing Magazine by Michelle Mach on Jun 18, 2014
    Filed under: Bead Making, Wire Jewelry, Chain Maille, Beading Tools, How to Bead, Earring Making, Beads
  • Elegant Chainmaille Bracelet

    This is a chainmaille bracelet that I made with smoky yellow jade beads and gold jump rings. It is adorned with a leaf toggle clasp and a pretty gold mesh bow to accent it.
    Posted to Reader Photos by SadiraXMortus on Jun 29, 2012
    Filed under: toggle clasp, jump rings, gold, leaf, Chain maille, smoky yellow jade, bow
  • Byz-i

    20 gauge 3.5 ID Byzantine weave with a single glass bead. Hand sawed.
    Posted to Reader Photos by LABweorc on Jan 20, 2012
    Filed under: byzantine chainmaille, earring-a-day, Chain maille
  • Foxy Roxy

    Designer: Sara E. Graham Published: September 11, 2009 Technique: Wirework, Chain Maille Combine foxtail chain with rocky ceramic beads in this fun design by the associate editor of Step by Step Wire Jewelry . Make the chains to match your beads, or play around with different color combinations. This...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Michelle Mach on Sep 11, 2009
    Filed under: necklace, Step by Step Wire Jewelry, chain maille, Interweave Free Beading Project
  • Parallel Chain Neckdrape

    Designer: Barbara Hance Published: September 12, 2008 Technique: Chain Maille This gold and silver necklace was inspired by Stephanie Everett’s tutorial of the two-toned parallel chain bracelet. A customer of mine bought the bracelet, and asked for a necklace to match. This project is from Step...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Michelle Mach on Sep 12, 2008
    Filed under: Wirework, Step by Step Wire Jewelry, chain maille, necklaces, Interweave Free Beading Project
  • Dear to My Heart

    Designer: Jean Yates Published: March 7, 2008 Technique: Wirework A name bracelet, something you can wear and keep close to you, is a great way of expressing loving feelings toward new babies, your own children or grandchildren, your significant other, and you as a couple. This fun and "charming"...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Knitting Daily on Mar 6, 2008
    Filed under: Wirework, bracelet, multistrand bracelet, chain maille, birthstone jewelry, Interweave Free Beading Project
  • Rambling Rose Necklace

    Designer: Michelle Mach Published: March 3, 2008 Technique: Stringing, Wirework It’s dangerous to be in the middle of another beading project when you get a challenge kit! I learned this the hard way: I set the box clasp from the kit next to some chain maille earrings I was creating as a gift for...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Knitting Daily on Mar 2, 2008
    Filed under: Wirework, Stringing, necklace, Beadwork magazine, Beading Daily exclusive, chain maille, Interweave Free Beading Project
  • Flower of Bollywood Earrings

    Designer: Jean Yates Published: July 10, 2007 Technique: Wirework This feminine combination of sterling silver jump rings, vermeil rounds, and rose crystals will make anyone red carpet worthy. Instructions for the matching necklace may be found in the October/November 2006 issue of Beadwork. You can...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Knitting Daily on Jul 8, 2007
    Filed under: Wirework, earrings, chain maille, Interweave Free Beading Project
  • Anodized Chain Mail Bracelet

    Designer: Nancy Nehring and Carrie Winegarden Published: February 15, 2007 Technique: Other, Wirework This colorful bracelet is woven with an Oriental chain-mail technique wherein the rings are laid flat rather than overlapped in the European tradition. The anodized aluminum jump rings used in the piece...
    Posted to Free Beading Projects by Knitting Daily on Feb 14, 2007
    Filed under: Wirework, bracelet, Beadwork magazine, chain maille, Interweave Free Beading Project
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