If you prefer sterling silver wire in 16- and 18-gauge, in the same temper, you can buy wire in bulk and maximize your savings. Sterling silver-filled wire, findings and jumprings are also great economical substitutes for sterling silver.
- Sandra Lupo, Metalsmith, Jewelry Instructor and Swarovski crystal Ambassador
- Jumpring mandrel, Twirl-a-Ring™
- Sterling silver wire
- Sterling silver-filled wire and findings
- ''Making Jumprings with Jumpring Mandrels'' how-to video and instructions
- ''Sterling Silver-Filled Wire and Findings with Anti-Tarnish Coating Performance Results'' article
- ''Sterling Silver-Filled Wire and Findings with Anti-Tarnish Coating'' press release