I am trying to imitate ear cuffs I have previously purchased. One end of the ear cuff is sealed by a bead glued to it. The other end of the ear cut is left raw. How do I soften the cut raw end of the ear cuff so that it doesn't scratch the ear cartilage?
Over time the holes in my ears have stretched. What kind of ear finding is available to hide the large holes in my ears. I think the findings should be lightweight.
I have a customer who wants to add a dangle to some diamond ear studs. What is the best way to do that? Thanks!
I have a caliper and I would like to know how to measure an earring finding for a leverback.
I live in a retirement home and help the ladies by putting on magnet clasps to make it easier to fasten. I have been able to convert their earrings in many ways: from wire to clip, wire to stud, etc. The one I am unsuccessful at is to convert clip to another finding. There are always sharp metal bits that I cannot smooth. I do not solder and need a solution for this type of conversion. Thanks!
I am changing earrings from a French hook to a post. After taking off the French hook, there is a 2mm hole. Should I just glue a post back to it or fill in the hole?
I would like to take the long earwire off a dangling earring and replace it with a post or something other than the long wire. Can it be done?
I have a pair of post earrings that I want to make into dangles but there is no hole. How do I do that?
I have a faithful customer who wears clip on earrings. What can I use to make them less painful for her? Is there something similar to the coating for tools that could be used?
I purchased a pair of hammered sterling silver earrings online for my daughter. The earrings have a bar closure that broke off (the bar and hinge). I have made a lot of jewelry myself. I tried to replace them with something similar, but could not find anything here on line. How can I repair them?
I have a huge problem of losing my hook earwires, even when I use the plastic nuts to ''keep them''--is there any reason this might happen--or should I just learn to wear posts or change my earwires to leverbacks?
How do you use the kidney shape earring?
I am interested in making design number 88HM, Olivio, from the Gallery of Designs. I have purchased everything I need from Fire Mountain Gems to make it, but I need to know how to attach the beads to the round flat disks.
Mom wants to make some clip-on earrings with her seashells. How do I do this?
I have some carved shell flowers. The hole is in the middle of each flower. How do I attach beads and how do I make them into earrings?
Can Bond-a-Stud dots be cut smaller?
I am looking for hypoallergenic earring posts. My sister has had success with Rhodium plated and platinum plated earrings. Can you recommend anything for me?
How do I finish off the bottom of long-shank earwires?
How long are the posts on earrings and tie tacs?
Are surgical steel and niobium considered to be hypo-allergenic?
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