Learning Off-loom Beading Techniques One Stitch at A TimeBook - 2009
A step-by-step visual guide to off-loom bead weaving
This photo-intensive guide is a comprehensive resource for creating off-loom beadwork, from simple stitches that any beginner can do to more advanced techniques that you can work up to as you build your skills. Every page includes detailed color photos and diagrams that make it easy to follow along. You'll learn how to weave the peyote, ladder, brick, square, right angle weave, and herringbone stitches, as well as make beaded netting and create beaded clasps and other decorative details. Plus, you'll get patterns to make modern, stylish pieces, from necklaces, bracelets, and earrings to napkin rings.
Baker & Taylor
Uses color photographs and step-by-step instructions to provide a visual guide to beading, covering materials; basic techniques; such stitches as the peyote, ladder, and herringbone; and fourteen projects.