Beading

Beading Report

I think beading is more prolific than knitting.  There are more options of things you can do with beads, and the projects are a lot faster to complete (in some cases) than knitting.  Plus, bead designs are available everywhere – you are more likely to see people wearing jewelry than a knitted item. It could …

Stringing Along

I thought that stringing would be super simple and almost didn’t even want to try it, but it is very appealing so decided to give it a go. Well!!! It is not as easy as it looks. I started with an Italian-themed necklace for a good friend. I arranged the beads, strung them, held it …

Still beading

Knitting, beading, so many options!  One thing I will say is that it’s a lot less expensive to make “a little purchase” of beads than yarn!  Unfortunately, the bead merchants are just as prolific at sending out enticing emails as the knitting industry. I haven’t really accomplished much lately.  I’m knitting a poncho for a …

My Intro to Beading

I have been talking a lot about beading and knitting, learning beading to incorporate with knitting, but I haven’t shown you anything yet. I think my Intro to Beading stage may last a while, here is my first report! You may recall that I took Laura Nelkin’s introduction to beading as one of my classes …