This book will encourage the newcomer to the craft and also offer fresh inspiration to the more experienced craft person. With the perfect blend of practical tips and inspirational design, the author shows how to make the sort of jewellery that people want to wear today. Many designs and varying techniques show how to produce a stunning array of necklaces, earrings, brooches, bracelets and hair ornaments, all illustrated with brilliant colour photography and skilled hand drawings. Detailed insturctions accompany each project, with comprehensive sections on the equipment needed and the techniques used. Barbara Case is a bead jewellery designer whose company Bead Exculsive sells jewellery to top-quality shops and via party plan, and also sells individual beads and kits mail order. Barbara gives lectures on beads and bead making- particularly on beads from around the world. Barbara lives in Newton Abbot, Devon.