Have Beads, Will Travel — with the Ultimate Beading Reference Tool
• At last, a portable reference tool for beaders!
• 78 beading stitches include fringes, edge finishes, and dangles
• Pocket-size, color coded, and bursting with beading options
• Add beading to quilts, fabric and paper crafts, wearables, and home décor
• Create beautiful beading on the go
The ultimate beading reference tool, by Mary Stori.
Review Bead Unique - January 1, 2005
This beading reference has a "fan" shape which makes it an oh-so-easy reference for bead-related information. In addition, it includes a clear, soft storage case, is pocket-sized, color-coded, and bursting with beading options.
Review Quilts With Style - March 1, 2006
...a wealth of information including the basics of working with beads, needles, and knots plus step-by-step directions for 78 stitches. A must have for all quilters who enjoy embellishing with beads.
Review craftrends - February 1, 2006
Everything you need to know about adding beads to quilting projects.
Review By: Susan Fuquay, American Quilt Retailer - May 1, 2006
Learn to do something with all those beautiful beads! The All-in-One Beading Buddy will help both you and your customers know how to use all the wonderful beads for all kinds of embellishments. Mary has been using beads in her whimsical projects for years so she really knows all the tricks! The All-in-One series is a handy format for easy reference at home or on-the-go.
Review Sew News - June 1, 2006
This portable reference tool is small enough to fit in your pocket or purse, yet it's bursting with 78 beading stitches, step-by-step instructions, helpful tips, and a bonus value finder.
Review QNM - July 1, 2006
Embellishment artist Mary Stori gives step-by-step beading instructions in this handy and portable pocket-size tool. Color coded reference cards fan so you can easily find needed information on how to finish edges, create fringe, and make dangles.
Review The Applique Society - August 1, 2007
"Whether you are already comfortable with beading or just learning, Mary Stori's "All-in-One Beading Buddy" reference tool can help. The Beading buddy is designed in an easy portable format. It contains 55 2-1/2" x 8-1/2" double-sided cards printed in color. This format makes it easy to carry this reference with you. 78 beading stitches are shown, with step-by-step instructions as well as helpful tips and how-to's. You will find notes on planning your stitching strategy and stabilizing guidelines to everything you need to know about the beads themselves. Learn how to organize your beads and what is the best type of bead you should use for a project. Bead styles and finishes are important as well as using the right needles, thread, frames and a value finder, which is included in the Beading Buddy."