Beaded Jewelry features the designs that the stars wear, but for less. The author Maya Brenner, whose high-end, high-profile designs are worn by Cameron Diaz, Deborah Messing, and Terri Hatcher, among others, shares her exclusive designs, and breaks them down into simple step-by-step projects that can be done inexpensively at home. Beaded Jewelry also gives you the know-how to design and make your own unique jewelry. It clearly explains the most common beading techniques, showcases inspirational colorway charts, gives tips on what equipment to buy (and what not to buy), and how to source the best beads. Follow Maya's patterns and step-by-step instructions to make gorgeous designer pieces, or use the book to inspire your designs. Beaded Jewelry will become your one-stop resource.