simple-loop-1
With this simple beading technique for making a wire loop, you can make earrings, add beads to chain, and much more.
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clam_shell
Bead tips are used with silk knotting projects to attach the clasp. There are different styles of bead tips. Learn how to use the Clam Shell Bead Tips with this
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overhand
Overhand knots are used everywhere from Macrame to shoe laces. Make sure you’ve got the right knotting technique.
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Image of foldover end cap for cord and wire
Fold over crimps are the go-too findings for attaching clasps to leather cord, satin cord, and many other stringing materials. Learn how to use them.
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slide_knot
Sliding knots eliminate the need for a clasp and are a great choice for kid’s jewelry and finishing leather cord necklaces and bracelets. Get started tying a sliding knot clasp.
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Image depicting a wire wrapped loop
The wire wrapping loop beading technique is the foundation of advanced skills like briolette wrapping and much more. Lay your foundation with this pdf instruction.
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jump_ring
Jump rings are a simple finding, but the proper technique for opening and closing jump rings can make all the difference between charms and clasps staying attached or falling off.
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flat_crimp
Flat nose pliers are all you need for this most basic of beading techniques. Learn how to finish a beading project with a flat crimp.
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knotting_awl
Silk knotting is a centuries old beading technique and the classic method for stringing pearls. Both the tools and the technique are simple. Learn how to knot with an awl.
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knotting_awl
Bead tips are used with silk knotting projects to attach the clasp. There are different styles of bead tips. Learn how to use the Basket Style Bead Tip.
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