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3 Beading Classes in NYC to Find You a New Necklace

3 Beading Classes in NYC to Find You a New Necklace

Pressed and fire-blasted: Two words that you don’t associate with your bead-encrusted necklace or diamond tennis bracelet. Uncover the intricacies behind those pears around your neck or jewels dangling from your ears. While NYC’s filled with unique bead shops for you to discover, but why haven’t you taken a beading course? Why haven’t you learned how to make the necklaces you're often repairing. Here’s a quick guide to the best beading in NYC.

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    Macrame Braiding Class
    Macrame Braiding Class

    Popularized in Victorian era England, crafters used the Macrame Braiding technique to make tablecloths, bedspreads, and even curtains. In this class, you’ll discover the beauties of Buckingham during Queen Victoria’s reign. Here, you’ll create elegant macrame jewelry, knotting your way to elegant jewelry and necklaces. By classes end, you’ll have braided your way to a charm necklace with an adjustable knot, and two bracelets of different macrame styles. Look like a Queen and enjoy one of many Victorian era perks.

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    Beading Crash Course
    Beading Crash Course

    What does your jewelry box need? Maybe a new pair of earrings or a necklace? Add to it. This crash course teaches you the tools and techniques, like crimping, stringing, and knotting, to produce personalized jewelry of your own. With the tools learned here, you can show off your style with what’s around your neck, wrist, and ears.

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    Beadmaking
    Beadmaking

    In the same realm as carving and painting, beadmaking is among the oldest artistic forms, dating back three-thousand years. That’s the pyramid era, if you didn’t know. Back then, beads symbolized wealth, barter, and even curative powers. No more flu! in this class, you’ll learn basic flame-working skills and the intricate techniques to help you bead your way to beauty.

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