About the author
Lucy Hopping graduated with a degree in Textile Crafts and now works as an art and craft product developer in the toy industry, designing and developing craft kits for children. This has taken her to UK and international trade fairs and to showrooms and factories in the Far East. In her spare time, Lucy enjoys making stitched, crocheted, and knitted products to sell online and at local fairs. She is passionate about inspiring young people to get crafting as well as making items in her own right. She is the co-author of Handmade Glamping and a contributor to Crafting for Girls, both published by CICO Books. The author is based in London, UK.
Everyone’s crazy for rubber-band jewelry! Discover how to make 35 fantastic designs for yourself and your friends. All you need to make basic bracelets are colorful rubber bands, a loom that you can make yourself, a hook, and a clip—it’s that simple! The patterns in this book show you how to make a whole host of different items that you can customize by choosing your own colorways. Every one of these projects, from a pretty diamond bracelet to a chic pinstripe bracelet, and from a fabulous kaleidoscope bracelet to cute ladybug and bee bracelets, will inspire you to get crafting. Start out with Easy-Peasy Bracelets, and, as your skills improve, try some of the Craftier Bracelets. Then, why not make some Awesome Accessories? You’ll find a headband, earrings, keyring, charms, and more. It’s so easy to create these beautiful, colorful, and stylish bracelets and accessories. All the projects have clear step-by-step illustrated instructions, so you’ll be an expert in no time!