November 30, 2012

A Bounty of Bead and Wire Necklaces & Bracelets ~
Book Review, Giveaway and Free Projects

Love your baubles?
Love your beads?

In  these two new books from the A Bounty of Bead and Wire series from author Nathalie Mornu and Lark Crafts, you'll be treated to enough fun and fast wearable art projects to keep your hands busy for an entire year!  A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Bracelets and A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Necklaces each contain 50 unique and accessible jewelry projects that will appeal to the casual crafter as well as the bead and wire enthusiast.  The books contain hundreds of exquisite photos and step-by-step instructions for projects in a diverse array of styles, yielding jaw-dropping, professional results.

Here are just a few of my favorite projects from A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Necklaces:

A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Necklaces is a collection of 50 inventive projects that use basic tools and materials to create exquisite pieces of wearable art. The introductory section explains all of the fundamentals to working with beads and wire and includes a full-color photo glossary for easy reference.

Want to try a sample project?
You can download the Anenome necklace from jewelry artist Elizabeth Larsen HERE.  You can find more free sample projects from Lark HERE.

And here are some of the projects that caught my eye in A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Bracelets:

A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Bracelets contains 50 projects from award-winning jewelers, broken down into easy to follow steps. The introductory section will guide you through techniques & terminology and familiarize beginners with tools of trade.

Lark Jewelry & Beading is generously giving a copy of each book to one lucky Rook No. 17 reader.  Enter below.
Good luck!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

*disclaimer:  A received a free copy of each book from Lark Jewelry & Beading for the purpose of review. 


  1. I'll just be over here in the corner of your site all day staring at these lovelies!

  2. WOW! beautiful things! Please add my name to the giveaway! Thanks!

  3. I think I would like the A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Bracelets. Love to make bracelets.

  4. I really want the book Shrink Shrank Shrunk!

  5. 500 plastic jewelery designs looks like a great book!

  6. love all the projects! and all the books!

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  8. A Bounty of Bead & Wire: Bracelets looks so cool.


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  10. 30 minute bracelets or necklaces would be nice!


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