Micro macrame has re-emerged with a gorgeous new twist. Evocative of the Victorian-era macrame lace that decorated fashionable women's shawls and purses, this easy-to-use book updates the art of macrame with a range of stunning beaded jewellery designs. Beautiful and infinitely versatile, learn how to capture the allure of this classic craft by combining it with beads to create stunning items and rival the elegance and intricacy of pieces made years ago, yet they are easy to make and have a contemporary feel.
Annika deGroot's passion for micro macrame began more than ten years ago when she was inspired to recreate a beautiful bracelet that she found in a gift shop. In addition to exploring and developing different macrame techniques in her work, she teaches workshops, and her macrame jewellery designs have been featured in magazines.
Includes a comprehensive introduction and the five basic knots you need in order to get started. Detailed step-by-step photographs guide you through every project. Practical advice on choosing the best equipment and supplies available. Suitable for both beginners and experts, this book will appeal to anyone who loves jewellery and beading. 30 glamorous designs for beaded bracelets, earrings, brooches, necklaces and watchstraps.