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How to make bead necklaces?
Making Your Beaded Necklace 1. Slide one bead onto the string. Then, slide the crimping bead in, and then add another bead about 1 inch (2.5 cm) or… 2. Place one end of the clasp (the jump ring) on after the crimping bead. Then, make a loop with the stringing material. 3. Thread the end of the …
How to make gold jewelry at home?
How to Make Gold Jewelry 1 Gather your supplies and safety equipment. Tie back your hair and remove any dangling jewelry to avoid accidents while you are working. 2 Slice your wax in half width-wise to create identical halves. 3 Use a wax file to create an even surface on your wax halves. … More items…
What are the best beads for jewelry making?
Gemstones, glass beads and crystal beads offer a more high-end finish for pieces than their cheaper Lucite and plastic options and will fetch a higher price if you plan to sell your creations. Better beads are also longer lasting.
What do you need to start making necklaces?
If you plan on making necklaces regularly, or even occasionally, you should have a board at hand. Place your beads in your chosen design at the number zero, and measure the length of your necklace using the numbers and dashes along the sides. Use the channels for laying out beads. The tray insets are for holding beads and findings.