Sneak peek inside issue 79

Katie Holloway

Katie Holloway

30 March 2015

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Get ready for summer with this issue of Making Jewellery magazine, as we’ve got 32 projects for you to make that are perfect for a summer garden party. Plus, we’ve got 14 pieces for you to make that are perfect for the wedding season, whether you’re making jewellery for a bride, bridesmaids, or a guest. Step-by-step projects inside include a stunning 3D metal clay butterfly ring, a wire and metallic pearls tiara, a colourful wirework and thread floral necklace and more. We’ve covered an array of techniques too, from polymer clay to wirework, and from soutache to sewing. With plenty of fashion trends, product reviews, giveaway prizes and top designer interviews, as well as advice for your jewellery business, look no further for your essential jewellery making tips.

Flower Blossom By Laura Binding

Above: Flower Blossom by Laura Binding

Garden Delights By Sue Mason -Burns

Above: Garden Delights by Sue Mason-Burns

Keylime Twist By Michael Mitchell

Above: Keylime Twist by Michael Mitchell

Scrap Silver Pebbles By Clair Wolfe

Above: Scrap silver pebbles by Clair Wolfe

Pinwheel Party By Lizzi Bucklow -Holt

Above: Pinwheel Party by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Pretty Papillon Ring By Nicola Beer

Above: Pretty Papillon Ring by Nicola Beer

Delicious Lily By Sian Hamilton

Above: Delicious Lily by Sian Hamilton


Sneak peek inside issue 78 of Making Jewellery magazine

Katie Holloway

Katie Holloway

4 March 2015

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Calling all fashionistas – this month we have 50 jewellery making projects inspired by the Spring/Summer 15 catwalk trends. Whether you’re into beadwork, lampwork, metalwork or wirework, we’ve got something that you’ll love learning how to create. Materials include polymer clay, crystals, kumihimo cord, braided wire, metal clay and more, with a different piece of jewellery to suit every fashion style. We show you how to create a translucent polymer flower brooch, how to texture aluminium bars and how to make a cute macramé owl. With interviews with top contemporary jewellers, plenty of giveaway prizes to win, new techniques to learn, plus fashion trends and reviews of new products – we’ve got spring jewellery making sorted! Plus, the issue comes with a free 'Busy Hands' supplement to keep the kids busy throughout the Easter holidays!   

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Aztec Armour By Nicola Beer

Above: Aztec Armour by Nicola Beer

Fantasy By Jo Turner

Above: Fantasy by Jo Turner

Textured Aluminium By Clair Wolfe

Above: Textured Aluminium by Clair Wolfe

Micro Owl By Sian Hamilton

Above: Micro Owl by Sian Hamilton

Blooming Lovely By Lizzi Bucklow -Holt

Above: Blooming Lovely by Lizzi Bucklow-Holt

Kumihimo Nuggets By Maggie Jones

Above: Kumihimo Nuggets by Maggie Jones

Braidy Bunch By Karen Caine

Above: Braidy Bunch by Karen Caine

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