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Topics: Defining ''Finding''

What is the definition of a "finding"?
- Nadine
A "finding" is a jewelry-making term which defines a metal component used to connect and assemble jewelry. They are products used to thread through, glue on, hook or link into and otherwise attach beads and components together and include a wide variety of items such as earring findings, jumprings, headpins, eyepins, links, drops, bead tips, bails and a myriad of other products. You can see findings for a full listing of the items in this category.

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