Marrianne Mercer shows how to make beautiful, stylish and fashionable jewellery using all kinds of buttons and simple techniques. There is clear advice on the tools and materials needed, and step by step instructions and detailed close-up photographs make the projects easily achievable. Clear diagrams are provided where necessary so that even beginners to jewellery making will be able to make all the pieces. Marrianne Mercer has found a huge variety of buttons, from wooden toggles to metal daisies, some vintage, some modern, some fun and some delicate and pretty. Her sources have included up-to-the-minute websites as well as family button boxes, and the jewellery she has produced is equally varied, from the strikingly modern Stacked Boho Necklace to the vintage Old World Charm, and from the stretchy Toggle Bracelet to the delicate Seaside Shell Earrings. Button Jewellery is all the rage and this book provides twenty projects including necklaces, charms, rings, bracelets, earrings and glasses strings, plus twenty variations.
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