TUTORIAL - how to make a soutache pendant

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Soutache is a braided cord. The art of makind bead embroidery with soutache is rare and practiced mainly in Russia, France and Israel.

You will receive a .pdf file with illustrated instructions on how to make a pendant. It will show you the principles of working with the braided cord, while also containing the complete description of a finished piece of jewelry. The list of suppliers is included.

Material kits in desired color scheme can be made available upon request, please convo me for details. Estimated price of materials is 20-30 USD + shippment (price depends on the type of beads and stones).

Average review
Excellent instructions and photographs.
Sep 30, 2012 by A fellow maker
Nov 1, 2011 by A fellow maker
This is a wonderful tutorial. Lots of photos are included that clearly show the techniques, and the instructions that accompany the photos are well written and easily understandable. Thank you Olga!
Sep 13, 2011 by A fellow maker
Very helpful seller.
Aug 20, 2011 by A fellow maker
great tutorial ..
Aug 15, 2011 by A fellow maker

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If by any reasons you are not satisfied by the item you bought from my shop, I gurantee money return with no questions asked ONLY if the following requirements have been fullfilled:
- item is returned in its original package and condition, UNUSED;
- for Swedish and other European buyers, the item must be returned within 14 days
- for US buyers, the item must be returned within 28 days.
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All items sold in my shop are unique, therefore I cannot guarantee replacement with an exactly identical item. All replacements are discussed individually.

I am happy to repair the pieces that you buy in my shop (within reasonable limits, of course). Additional charges for shippment may apply. Please contact me in every separate case.

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Custom orders are welcome upon request. The custom-made items will be listed at Etsy and reservation will be placed on your name. If the item is not bought within 14 days, the reservation is going to be lifted and the item becomes available to any buyer.

The beeded jewelry is fragile. I use only high-quality beads in my jewelry, however some types of seed beads may loose their color or coating with time, especially if subjected to water, sweat, parfume, etc. Items damaged this way will not be replaced or repaired.