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Elegant soutache / Amee K. Sweet-McNamara.

Book Book ([2016])
Description: viii, 264 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Publisher: New York : Lark, [2016]
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Melrose Art Department New Books 745.5942 Sweet-McNamara (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781454709176
  • ISBN: 1454709170
General Note: "Amee runs with scissors."
"Combine soutache and bead embroidery on beautiful and ornate pieces of jewelry."
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (page 258) and index.
Contents: part 1. Soutache essentials: Material & tools ; The basics ; Additional techniques -- part 2. The projects: Tripping the light fantastic earrings ; Shimmering sea turtle pendant ; Crystal coil earrings ; Day of the Dead bracelet ; Opulent amulet ; In living color cuff ; Classic convertible earrings ; The impossible romance necklace ; Sangria-style pin ; Dragon love necklace ; The tuffey lily pendant ; Crazy quilt collar.
Summary: "Create stunningly intricate jewelry using soutache--a form of ornate braid or tassel. Providing plenty of photographed step-by-step instructions as a guide, Amee K. Sweet-McNamara shows intermediate-to-advanced jewelers the various techniques needed to make bracelets, pins, necklaces, and earrings. From a richly hued Shimmering Sea Turtle Pendant to Crystal Coil Earrings and a Day of the Dead Bracelet, these 12 colorful pieces are magnificent."--provided by
Citation: Sweet-McNamara, Amee K. "Elegant soutache." New York : Lark, 2016.

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