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Book: Creative Silver Chains by Chantal Lise Saunders
Add beauty and value to your work with hand made chains. This book has easy to follow instructions to get you started. Silver chains are the backbone of any jewelry collection and these distinctive designs have special handmade touches that anyone can craft, thanks to this extensively illustrated introduction that explains all the basics, from link formation to soldering and polishing. Try one or all of the 20 exquisite projects like the Geometric Chain, comprised of varied wire forms that rest in the crooks of their neighboring links, or the Spine design, which utilizes flattened wire and unique pivoting joinery. A gallery of contemporary chains provides inspiration.
Paperback, 112 pages