I'm thinking of using:
Does this sound reasonable? I realize this site is about jewelry and not decor but it doesn't hurt to ask.
Sterling silver crimps are a more durable product over plated. Sterling silver crimps typically have a thicker wall than plated and the metal itself can withstand more abuse. If cost is a factor, nickel plating does offer a better weather resistance to silver-plated.
The glass beads, so long as they are not hitting up against something (i.e. walls, windows) and don't have a coating, should hold up fairly well.
- Maura Buckner, Jewelry-Making Expert
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