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The Bead Directory by Elise Mann is the ultimate guide to beads. It's a definite resource to beads, perfect for any collector, designer, or bead connoisseur. More than 600 beads cataloged in this handy reference book.

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The Bead Directory

Author: Elise Mann
Pages: 256
Page size: 6 1/2" x 8"
Publisher: Interweave Press
Cover: Spiral, Hard-Bound
Item Code: 4G0BE044
Weight: 1.7 lb

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spiked necklaceblue and gold

crystal beadsoval beads

semiprecious beadsAbout the Author

Elise Mann specializes in beadwork and beadmaking. She is a member of the Bead Society of Great Britain and lives in Middlesex, England.

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You've just found the ultimate guide to beads! The Bead Directory is the definitive resource to beads, perfect for any collector, designer, or bead connoisseur.

More than 600 bead are cataloged in this handy tuck-in-your-bag reference book arranged by material, color range, usage, hole size, weight, and relative cost, with additional suggestions for proper stringing material and use of complementary beads. You'll find close-up photographs and angle shots too, for extra detail about each type of bead.

A fold-out flap at the back of the book doubles as both bookmark and reminder card for the various symbols used throughout. You'll also find an extensive supplier's guide to help track down those hard to find or rare beads. So get organized, go shopping, or start cataloging your bead collection—this is what you've been waiting for!

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