Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards

Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards

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Description

Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards is one of a series of three ebooks on how to create a Beaded Christmas by prizewinning beader Katie Dean. See the special offer below for buying two together, or the whole series.

There are nine Christmas projects. Make a personal beaded keepsake card for your nearest and dearest – with a decoration that can be taken from the card and hung on the tree. Also, a miniature Advent candle or robin to decorate gift tags.

For the more adventurous, there are stunning gifts: a beaded pen and cufflinks for ‘him’; and two sophisticated jewellery sets for ‘her’. Try the beautiful sparkly snow necklace and bracelet. Or a cute holly wreath jewellery set.

Enjoy these projects, then use the ideas contained here to design your own.

Techniques in Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards

Techniques specific to this ebook include Peyote stitch, Right Angle Weave, brick stitch, square stitch, herringbone and basic wirework. Katie demonstrates all the techniques on video. So even if you are a beginner, you will be able to learn as you are working, with these demonstrations.

Every project is clearly written and illustrated with step-by-step diagrams and photos.

Each project is clearly marked with its skill level, the techniques required and the amount of time it will take to complete.

Go to Katie’s website for more information about her work.

What do others think?

‘highly recommend this book for beginning beaders and intermediate beaders alike! It’s just chock full of wonderful beading information and tips, as well as some really beautiful projects.’ Nancy Dale

Also by Katie Dean in this series:

Beaded Christmas Table
Beaded Christmas Table, ebook by Katie Dean                         
Beaded Christmas Decorations
Beaded Christmas Decorations, ebook by Katie Dean

Special offer: buy 2 books for just £20 or all 3 for only £25. Enter ‘XMAS2’  or ‘XMAS3’ on the basket page in the coupon box to get the discounts!

Helpful Information

Buy Beaded Christmas Gifts ad Cards now, as an instant download or on disk.

If you have never used a Vivebooks ebook before, then bear this in mind.

  • They can be printed out
  • You can view them on any device (if you’re using a phone, download to a computer first and then transfer the file)
  • Our very helpful FAQs page will help with any questions you have

 

To buy, click on ‘choose an option’ above. 

ISBN: 978-1-906314-60-6 (CDROM): 978-1-906314-61-3 (Download)

File Size: 900Mb zip file

This ebook has embedded video clips, viewable using Adobe Acrobat Reader (free) on a computer (not the app on phone or iPad). Videos are also included separately if you can’t see the ones in the book.

On iOS, the Dropbox app will play the complete book including embedded video.

See more of Katie Dean’s work on her website.

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg
Ebook type (Download or CD-ROM)

Downloadable ebook, Physical cd-rom

2 reviews for Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards

  1. Trevor Wiggins (verified owner)

    I highly recommend this book for beginning beaders and intermediate beaders alike! It’s just chock full of wonderful beading information and tips, as well as some really beautiful projects. I found the section on tools, threads, and basic beading stitches to be really comprehensive and easy to understand, and the introduction of videos as a learning tool is REALLY helpful!! There are also resources listed to help in sourcing your supplies.

    The jewelry projects are lovely, and sure to please someone on your gift list, and the greeting cards are something that I personally ADORE. What a wonderful idea, and it combines a little gift for family and friends, which I think is just perfect for giving to long-distance friends when you can’t afford to ship a larger parcel – you’ll be able to give a gift in the card itself!!! Nancy Dale

  2. Trevor Wiggins (verified owner)

    Review of Katie Deans “Beaded Christmas” E-Book
    I was lucky enough to be chosen to write a review of these set of three E –books by Katie Dean.
    Having never read one before, I have been amazed at how brilliant they are. The interactive links made the whole reading experience so enjoyable and good fun.
    The contents page is fully interactive and by clicking on a chapter heading you immediately jump to it. Words in blue are also interactive and will lead you to the necessary information very quickly ( Stitch techniques, etc.). The fact that you can zoom in or out when looking at diagrams is especially helpful. The beading diagrams are very clear with thread paths clearly shown.
    All projects are graded for both difficulty, and time to complete which is really handy.
    The introduction to each book contain lots of really useful information, some of which I don’t think I had read before. The section on useful tips, and correcting mistakes was especially good.
    The videos on stitches are great and I feel that even a beginner would be able to follow Katie’s clear explanations.

    IN my opinion any of these books would be a valuable resource for anyone looking to make unique gifts, cards, or decorations. ( In addition many of the projects could be used at times other than at Christmas, making it even more of a “good buy”).

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Description

Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards is one of a series of three ebooks on how to create a Beaded Christmas by prizewinning beader Katie Dean. See the special offer below for buying two together, or the whole series.

There are nine Christmas projects. Make a personal beaded keepsake card for your nearest and dearest – with a decoration that can be taken from the card and hung on the tree. Also, a miniature Advent candle or robin to decorate gift tags.

For the more adventurous, there are stunning gifts: a beaded pen and cufflinks for ‘him’; and two sophisticated jewellery sets for ‘her’. Try the beautiful sparkly snow necklace and bracelet. Or a cute holly wreath jewellery set.

Enjoy these projects, then use the ideas contained here to design your own.

Techniques in Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards

Techniques specific to this ebook include Peyote stitch, Right Angle Weave, brick stitch, square stitch, herringbone and basic wirework. Katie demonstrates all the techniques on video. So even if you are a beginner, you will be able to learn as you are working, with these demonstrations.

Every project is clearly written and illustrated with step-by-step diagrams and photos.

Each project is clearly marked with its skill level, the techniques required and the amount of time it will take to complete.

Go to Katie’s website for more information about her work.

What do others think?

‘highly recommend this book for beginning beaders and intermediate beaders alike! It’s just chock full of wonderful beading information and tips, as well as some really beautiful projects.’ Nancy Dale

Also by Katie Dean in this series:

Beaded Christmas Table
Beaded Christmas Table, ebook by Katie Dean                         
Beaded Christmas Decorations
Beaded Christmas Decorations, ebook by Katie Dean

Special offer: buy 2 books for just £20 or all 3 for only £25. Enter ‘XMAS2’  or ‘XMAS3’ on the basket page in the coupon box to get the discounts!

Helpful Information

Buy Beaded Christmas Gifts ad Cards now, as an instant download or on disk.

If you have never used a Vivebooks ebook before, then bear this in mind.

  • They can be printed out
  • You can view them on any device (if you’re using a phone, download to a computer first and then transfer the file)
  • Our very helpful FAQs page will help with any questions you have

 

To buy, click on ‘choose an option’ above. 

ISBN: 978-1-906314-60-6 (CDROM): 978-1-906314-61-3 (Download)

File Size: 900Mb zip file

This ebook has embedded video clips, viewable using Adobe Acrobat Reader (free) on a computer (not the app on phone or iPad). Videos are also included separately if you can’t see the ones in the book.

On iOS, the Dropbox app will play the complete book including embedded video.

See more of Katie Dean’s work on her website.

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg
Ebook type (Download or CD-ROM)

Downloadable ebook, Physical cd-rom

2 reviews for Beaded Christmas Gifts and Cards

  1. Trevor Wiggins (verified owner)

    I highly recommend this book for beginning beaders and intermediate beaders alike! It’s just chock full of wonderful beading information and tips, as well as some really beautiful projects. I found the section on tools, threads, and basic beading stitches to be really comprehensive and easy to understand, and the introduction of videos as a learning tool is REALLY helpful!! There are also resources listed to help in sourcing your supplies.

    The jewelry projects are lovely, and sure to please someone on your gift list, and the greeting cards are something that I personally ADORE. What a wonderful idea, and it combines a little gift for family and friends, which I think is just perfect for giving to long-distance friends when you can’t afford to ship a larger parcel – you’ll be able to give a gift in the card itself!!! Nancy Dale

  2. Trevor Wiggins (verified owner)

    Review of Katie Deans “Beaded Christmas” E-Book
    I was lucky enough to be chosen to write a review of these set of three E –books by Katie Dean.
    Having never read one before, I have been amazed at how brilliant they are. The interactive links made the whole reading experience so enjoyable and good fun.
    The contents page is fully interactive and by clicking on a chapter heading you immediately jump to it. Words in blue are also interactive and will lead you to the necessary information very quickly ( Stitch techniques, etc.). The fact that you can zoom in or out when looking at diagrams is especially helpful. The beading diagrams are very clear with thread paths clearly shown.
    All projects are graded for both difficulty, and time to complete which is really handy.
    The introduction to each book contain lots of really useful information, some of which I don’t think I had read before. The section on useful tips, and correcting mistakes was especially good.
    The videos on stitches are great and I feel that even a beginner would be able to follow Katie’s clear explanations.

    IN my opinion any of these books would be a valuable resource for anyone looking to make unique gifts, cards, or decorations. ( In addition many of the projects could be used at times other than at Christmas, making it even more of a “good buy”).

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *