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Wire Wrap Earrings

Wire wrap earrings... They are made of a pair of pretty blue lace agate beads.

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Wire Coiling

Wire coiling is a simple and handy technique that you use in wire jewelry making. You'll find instructions to make a perfect coil and a video on this page.

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Wire Wrap Ring Tutorial

In this wire wrap ring tutorial you'll see and learn how to make rings with wire and beads, one bead per ring. This video is great for anyone who wants to learn this technique

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Jewelry Bails - Findings

Jewelry bails for jewelry making... buying tips and use. Can you make them? Find out what exactly a bail is and learn about the many different types.

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How to Make Earrings

How to make earrings! Tips and inspiration in making earrings with wire.

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Lampwork Pendants

Lampwork Pendants, this is my Spring Feeling pendant. It's a handmade glass bead pendant with sterling silver wire.

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Wire Pendants - Gallery

Wonderful wire pendants gallery. View jewelry artists handcrafted work.

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Silver Dangle Earrings... Shimmering Petals

These sterling silver dangle earrings catch the light as they move around. They have been hammered lightly to give them a rustic and organic feel.

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Draw plate for Jewelry Making

Draw plate - all about the tool you need if you want to draw your own fine, sterling silver and copper wire.

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Wire Bracelet with Jasper Beads

Neat wire bracelet with gemstone beads and wire wrap detail.

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Wire Crochet and Crocheting

Wire crochet has a delicate, almost soft look. It makes beautiful airy designs that can be intricate, “messy” looking or clean and elegant depending on the stitch skill and beads used.

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Lindstrom Pliers and Cutters

I use Lindstrom pliers and cutters for wire jewelry making... the best quality jewelry tools that is widely available.

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Eye Pin... Eye Loop Making... - Part 2

Eye pin, eye loop making... Part 2... How to use your pliers to reshape the wire to make a simple loop.

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Wire Gauge, Diameter and Millimeters... Unraveled

This page is about wire gauge, diameter, millimeters, and size and how it all fits together.

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Silver Flower Pendants

Silver flower pendants, this is another one that I have made. This one is made out of one long piece of wire that has been bent into the shape of a flower.

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Wire Jewelry Technique... The Bend for a Simple Loop/Eye Pin

Wire Jewelry Technique... Easy Instructions. The recipe to make the bend for a simple loop in eye pin making.

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Jewelry Bail Making

Jewelry bail making tips. See jewelry examples and ideas of how to make bails with jewelry wire.

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Sterling Silver Flower Pendants

This is one of the sterling silver flower pendants that I have made with wire. I love flowers and I guess it is no surprise that they find their way into my handmade jewelry.

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Crochet Beaded Necklace Tutorial

Crochet beaded necklace - this video tutorial shows you how to crochet and put together a three strand necklace.

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Wire for Jewelry, Sterling Silver and Copper

Wire for jewelry, sterling silver and copper. What is the difference in jewelry making?

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