Wire to Jewelry Blog

What's New...

The Wire to Jewelry Blog is my mini-journal about wire and jewelry and beyond...

It lets you know when new and updated pages appear on the wire-to-jewelry.com website.

To subscribe to my Wire to Jewelry Blog (no e-mail necessary), right-click on the orange RSS button (see bottom buttons to the left) and then paste the URL into your RSS reader. Or click on the My Yahoo! button or My MSN or Add To Google button if you keep a personalized home page there.

Or click on the orange button ("View feeds on this page") in your browser.

If you are not sure what RSS and blogging is all about,
click here... What's an RSS Feed?

Jewelry - Wire Gauge Calculator

A wire gauge calculator to use when making wire jewelry. Converts millimeters, inches and gauges.

Continue reading "Jewelry - Wire Gauge Calculator"

Wire Gauge Chart

A wire gauge chart to use when working with wire jewelry.

Continue reading "Wire Gauge Chart"

Half Hard Wire and Dead Soft Wire... What's It All About?

If you tell someone you want half hard wire and dead soft sterling silver wire for jewelry making... well, if they have never heard the terminology they may just frown or chuckle. Learn what it is.

Continue reading "Half Hard Wire and Dead Soft Wire... What's It All About?"

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.

Continue reading "Wire Coiling"

Wire jewelry making, from techniques to inspiration.

Exploring wire in jewelry making. Features tutorials, techniques, nifty tools, tips, ideas, inspirations, information on getting started and help for those living in remote areas.

Continue reading "Wire jewelry making, from techniques to inspiration."

Wire Bracelet with Jasper Beads

Neat wire bracelet with gemstone beads and wire wrap detail.

Continue reading "Wire Bracelet with Jasper Beads"

Wire for Jewelry, Sterling Silver and Copper

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

Continue reading "Wire for Jewelry, Sterling Silver and Copper"

How to Make Earrings

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

Continue reading "How to Make Earrings"

Easy Crochet Earrings

Easy crochet earrings - - super quick and easy to make.

Continue reading "Easy Crochet Earrings"

Wire Crochet Patterns and Tutorials

This is the wire crochet patterns and tutorials page. I have listed the best free patterns and tutorials. Some use beads and others not. Written and video.

Continue reading "Wire Crochet Patterns and Tutorials"

Wire Clasp

All about wire clasp findings - features the different types of wire clasps, how to attach a clasp and about making one, from hook and eye to curly J.

Continue reading "Wire Clasp"

Lace Wire Crochet Earrings

This crochet earrings video provides the pattern to make these lovely earrings.

Continue reading "Lace Wire Crochet Earrings"

Poppy Jewelry

Poppy jewelry - for flower lovers, gardeners and nature romantics.

Continue reading "Poppy Jewelry "

Butterfly Jewelry

Butterfly jewelry - always beautiful, great for little girls to nature lovers.

Continue reading "Butterfly Jewelry"

Wire Jewelry Making Tutorials

Wire jewelry making tutorials... This is where you will find the instructions for making finished jewelry pieces.

Continue reading "Wire Jewelry Making Tutorials"

Wire Wrap Earrings

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

Continue reading "Wire Wrap Earrings"

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

Continue reading "Wire Wrap Ring Tutorial"

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.

Continue reading "Jewelry Bails - Findings"

Lampwork Pendants

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

Continue reading "Lampwork Pendants"

Wire Pendants - Gallery

Wonderful wire pendants gallery. View jewelry artists handcrafted work.

Continue reading "Wire Pendants - Gallery"