The wait is over; our annual crystal issue is here! Discover 25 pages of exclusive wire-and-crystal jewelry designs, expert wire-wrapping instruction, and inspiration exclusively available in the October/November issue of Step by Step Wire Jewelry magazine.
Learn how to wire wrap crystals with these magnificent wire designs! Drape your wrist in shimmering links, embellish your ears with graceful coils, and decorate your neckline with the featured crystal wire jewelry projects. Explore 2012 Featured Artist Lilian Chen’s adjustable wire bangle that use sparkling crystals and different metals for an exciting look; create a twisted pendant incorporating crystals, seed beads, and a large gemstone bead; twist and wrap wire into a set of intricate wire earrings with accent crystals; and more!
Fall into autumn and let the changing colors in nature inspire your designs! Kerry Bogert shares her tips for mixing colors using different wire, beads, and even adding yarn! Then, try our autumn-inspired project that wraps leaf beads and wire to form a stunning pendant.
Learn about the hot new components for your designs. Don’t miss out on these must-know materials, including fish leather, silver silk, custom bead head pins, and much more!
Plus, Editor-in-chief Denise Peck shows you how to use Artisan Head Pins to make a unique necklace in under 5-minutes. Yes, 5-minutes!
With our expert step-by-step photos, jewelry-making techniques, and inspiring designs, you will be amazed at the amount of information packed into the pages of this wire jewelry magazine! Grab your pliers; you’ll want to start crafting these magnificent designs immediately.