About "Make it, Love it, Wear it!!..

Welcome to "Make it, Love it, Wear it!!..

This blog is especially made to list my projects that come not only as a picture but also with tutorials. Some projects come with free tutorial, some unfortunately you have to purchase. I am also offering classes for each level of beading, from simple stringing to wire working, bead crochet and also crocheting with wire. Classes are only available for Singapore and Jakarta region. Please email me at mia @ miagofar.com for inqueries.Cheers,Mia Gofar

Monday, January 26, 2009

Green Crystal Necklace



This beautiful yet elegant piece is provided for those who has just started beading, but only want the best in every piece. Why work with something 'dull' when you can get the 'maximum sparkle' with the same effort?

In this class you will learn to work with beading wire, working with crystal beads, metal beads and creating pendant and dangles. You will also learn to attach a clasp using "wire guardian" to get the "designer made" look.

Supplies:
Swarovski crystal
Metal beads
Swarovski pendant
Beading wire
Clasp
Wire guardian
Ear hook

Technique:
Stringing
Basic wire working

Duration:
2 Hour

Price for kit:
Price for Class:
To be confirmed later

Woven Beads Pendant




Those pieces are the simplest pieces you can make after learning to work a woven bead. I use only Swarovski Crystal(or you can use the pearls too) to work since they have precision cut and also very bright and sparkling.

The class is for woven bead, as in the picture 1.

Supplies:
Swarovski crystal
Thin monofilament

Technique:
Weaving

Duration:
1,5 hour

Minimum participants: 3, Maximum 6.

Price for kit:
Price for class:
To be confirmed later

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Wire Twisting Bracelet



This fun to make bracelet was once feaured in Beads Magazine UK, 9th edition, April 2008. This is is one example of how you can upgrade your beads stash into a nice and fancy bracelet. After quite a time beading, you will get plenty of unused beads that rested in your mini drawer. So, when it is time to do the cleaning, take all them out, and make the piece in lest than 1 hour. !

Supplies:
Wire
Various of left over beads
Clasp

Technique:
Wire twisting

Duration:
1 hour

Price for a kit: NA
price for a class: to be confirmed later

Summer Charm Bracelet



This is an example of a simple yet fancy and fun bracelet. On this project you will learn about basic wire working, working with chains, head pin and eye pin, and also possibilty creating your own head pin or eye pin.

Supplies:
Various glass beads
Chain
Clasps
Head pins
Eye pins

Technique:
Bsic Wire Working

Duration:
2 Hours

Price for a kit:
Price for class:
(to be confirmed later)

Crystal Bangle



Another nice project for those who has just started. In this piece you will learn to work with 2 strand of wires to make a wide band Bangle, using 2 holes spacer.

Supplies:
Swarovski crystal
Swarovski pearls
2 holes silver spacer
Wire

Techniques:
Stringing on a wire
Basic Wire working

Duration:
1.5 hour

Price for a kit:
Price for class:
to be confirmed later

Green Crystal Bracelet



A very nice project for those who has just started. In this piece you will learn to make a bracelet using elastic, including tying a knot and adding some dazzling dangles to your piece using simple or wrapping loop.

Supplies:
Swarovski crystal
Metal dangles
Elactic Nylon

Techniques:
Stringing
Basic Wire working

Duration:
1 hour

Price for a kit:
Price for class:
to be confirmed later