Welcome to the do-it-yourself beading book that dares to be different. Whether you're a beginner, ready to learn the basics, or an experienced beader, you'll find everything you need to know right here and 102 designs to spark your creativity. Go far beyond the ordinary and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of making beaded jewelry! The Beading Basics include a wealth of information on beads and findings. And of course, you'll want to discover the Techniques at Work that make our designs so fresh and original. Every creative adventure must start with Inspiration, so you can view our extensive showcase of design ideas. Necklaces, bracelets, rings, pins, key fobs--you'll find a wide array of sparkling concepts!