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Tag Archives: Lovely Knots
This is the class sample for last week’s Creativ Festival workshop designed and taught by Fernando DaSilva featuring Lovely Knots. I did promise a better photo of the necklace the students made…and it is just wonderful! Fernando flew to Toronto … Continue reading
We know you have been asking for the cork board! It is in stock! The cork board is packed with a set of dress makers pins. This will make your Lovely Knots projects so much easier to create! The pins … Continue reading
This is an art deco inspired infinity bracelet by Fernando DaSilva. It appears in our Lovely Knots article in the current issue of Perles et cetera magazine. I wanted you to have a closer look at it. The English version … Continue reading
This necklace by Fernando Dasilva is only one of several samples on page 35 of his book: Lovely Knots – An Introduction to Chinese Knotting. I thought you would enjoy seeing a little bit more of it. It beautifully spotlights … Continue reading
In the latest issue of Perles et cetera we have a wonderful six page article on Lovely Knots. The magazine did an amazing job designing the layout for this special how to! This magazine is in French, so I have … Continue reading
When Fernando DaSilva has a new necklace to share, one of two thoughts always come into my mind. One. I know what I could wear this with….. Two. Where did he find that……. This red and white necklace is … Continue reading
Fernando DaSilva is John Bead’s product development and creative manager. So it should not surprise you that if you ask him to “describe our new Dazzle-it magnetic clasps” that we are going to get a fabulous sample to show off. These … Continue reading
This is the Pipa Knot beautifully showcased in an earring set designed by Fernando DaSilva for his new book; Lovely Knots – An Introduction to Chinese Knotting. It features just one of the ten knots you can learn in the … Continue reading
Designed and written by Fernando DaSilva References: By the late 1930’s, Chanel’s necklaces had grown from single-strand chokers and sautoirs into bibs. In the early 1990s, Karl Lagerfeld occasionally paired Chanel haute-couture with over the top beaded jewelry. Currently, … Continue reading