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Beading with Herringbone Stitch : A Beadwork How-To Book (Beadwork How-To series)
Beading with Herringbone Stitch A Beadwork How-To Book - Beadwork How-To series Author:Vicki Star The herringbone stitch is a versatile and unique off-loom bead technique. Popularized as the "Ndbele Weave" for its use by a South African tribe of the same name, the stitch is characterized by its snakeskin feel and visible chevron pattern. This guide offers a thorough historical and cultural background of the stitch, along with complete instru... more »ctions for creating beautiful beaded projects. Also provided are techniques for creating flat and tubular herringbone stitch samples and a gallery of inspirational pieces from established artists.« less
When I bought this book, I thought that it would have quite a few projects in it, but it does not. It contained information about the history of the stitch, which is facinating, but not what I was looking for. It did show the basics of the stitch. It also contained a lot of gallery photos, but sadly, no understanding of how the items are made.