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Series 1400...
1401 Chain

Katie Hacker creates a multi-strand necklace with chain on each end.


Molly Schaller uses chain to create chandelier earrings.


Marlene Blessing creates a bracelet with mixed metal chain and charms.


Mark Nelson demonstrates how to create your own chain.

What Katie wore on the show.  
1402 Do It Yourself Beads

Katie shows how to embellish larger beads with seed beads.


Mark Nelson demonstrates how to make beads using Argentium.


Kristal Wick shows how to make fabric beads.


Patricia Kimle demonstrates how to create beads with a faux granite look using polymer and metal clay.

What Katie wore on the show.  
1403 Charms
Katie uses charms accented with buttons for an easy stringing project.  

Mark Nelson demonstrates how to tumble and clean vintage charms.


Nina Cooper explores using charms to create theme necklaces with hidden meaning.

Marlene Blessing creates a pendant with a wire mesh bail.  
What Katie wore on the show.  

1404 Recycled Components

Katie discusses ways to use recycled and repurposed component in jewelry designs.  

Marlene Blessing creates jewelry designs with a variety of recycled components enhancing them with nail polish.


Laura Timmons demonstrates a recycled denim bracelet with crystal mesh.

Mark Nelson demonstrates how to use a rolling mill to create jewelry designs.  
Candie Cooper mixes new finishes with recycled components to create a mixed metal vintage look bracelet.  
What Katie wore on the show.  

1405 Rings

Katie creates a mixed metal necklace featuring rings.


Mark Nelson uses recycle components to make a ring.

Lauren Andersen demonstrates a chain maille necklace embellished with beads.  
Leslie Rogalski creates a linked ring necklace using seed beads and metal rings.  
What Katie wore on the show.  

1406 Bezels

Katie opens the show with a discussion of bezels.


Mark Nelson shows how to make handmade bezels with odd shaped stones.


Kristal Wick shows how to make a layered resin collage inside a bezel using pigment inks and transfers.


Brenda Schweder demonstrates how to rivet fancy crystal stones to a bracelet.

Leslie Rogalski makes a netted seed bead bezel around a crystal.  
What Katie wore on the show.  

1407 Cabachons

Katie opens the show with a discussion of cabachons.


Debbie Simon creates one-of-a-kind components by manipulating filigree stampings.


Mark Nelson demonstrates bronze toolery and how to create your own tools to set a cabochon.


Marlene Blessing shows how to add bezels on a denim cuff with a variety of techniques from gluing to stitching with silk cord.

Patricia Kimle makes a polymer clay faux stone cabochon on a metal clay texture pendant for a great paring of materials.  
What Katie wore on the show.  

1408 Hardware

Katie opens with a discussion about using hardware as inspiration for jewelry designs.


Mark Nelson shows how to set up a workbench and then looks at magnification, lighting, and tool placement.


Brenda Schweder demonstrates an amazing design that is a convertible ring or pendant.


Melanie Brooks creates an urban house themed pendant from epoxy clay and old, found hardware.


Mary Hettmansperger demonstrates a vintage look necklace featuring lock and key Victorian components.

What Katie wore on the show.  

1409 Crystals

Katie demonstrates a crystal prints cascade necklace.


Debbi Simon teaches a technique using two part epoxy putty with crystals for a pave look.


Lauren Anderson demonstrates the parallel chainmaille weave including crystals for a unique bracelet.


Mark Nelson shows the process of annealing to make a cuff bracelet accented with crystals.

What Katie wore on the show.  

1410 Texture

Katie discusses some great ideas for combining a variety of materials to create tactile, high impact jewelry in this episode.


Kristal Wick shows how to make a knotted and ruffled crystal pearl necklace using wire lace.

Claudia Chase shows how to make a fiber/bead cuff bracelet on a loom.  
Mark Nelson demonstrates the process of gilding and reticulation - a great way to add texture to metal.  
What Katie wore on the show.  

1411 Wire

Katie shows how to create a necklace with woven wire components.  
Mark Nelson shows how to make your own wire components like ear wires and spiral clasps.  

Leslie Rogalski wires tila beads onto a velour tubing necklace.


Laura Timmons adds crystal to colored wire for a unique crochet technique.

What Katie wore on the show.  

1412 Clasps

Katie gives an overview of clasps and their use.  
Author Cynthia Thornton discusses the time and memory necklace from her new book which features a clasp as the focal point.  

Mark Nelson has a design tutorial about the variety of clasps and how to use them.


Designer Mary Hettmansperger uses components to create a clasp.

What Katie wore on the show.  
1413 Pendants

Katie discusses how you can make a different pendant necklace to wear every day of the year and even on the same necklace.


Claudine Helmuth demonstrates a convertible brooch or pendant.


Mark Nelson fixes up those old or vintage pendants and jewelry with a lesson on tarnish prevention.


Kristal Wick transforms a simple multistrand necklace with interchangeable pendants.


Molly Schaller shows how to create a necklace with multiple pendants.

What Katie wore on the show.  

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