A Beader's Reference Author:Jane Davis An indispensable tool, this new beading reference offers hundreds of patterns for motifs and centerpieces, borders and cords, and fringes and edgings. Beaders can peruse the patterns for inspiration, or use them directly for their own projects. Readers will appreciate and enjoy the easy-to-follow beading graphs accompanied by 100 color photograp... more »hs and more than 300 how-to illustrations. With three pattern sections, a project section with instructions for 12 projects, and a contributing artists' gallery, this book provides more inspiration for creating beautiful beaded pieces than any other of its kind. * Showcases more than 100 full-color photographs * Features easy-to-follow graphs and more than 300 how-to illustrations * Includes hundreds of patterns for inspiration or direct use with custom projects« less
I absolutely love this book because it has so many different patterns to experiment with in it. It has all sorts of patterns for all sorts of beading techniques. All of the ideas serve as inspiration to create your own designs. When you purchase this book, you will want to just get started and make all the projects. Some books just have a few different patterns, but this book has so many to choose from. You may not know where to start when you get this book. This book is a must for anyone who wants to use some new patterns in their work or for someone who is just looking for inspiration.