Results for: askcrdcat

48 Resource(s) Found
Page 1 of 3

Results Per Page 20 | 50 | 100

What thread do you use for bead crochet?

You have a couple of options: works well for crochet. Most beads string well onto this thread, which is a synthetic material that drapes and knots...

What is macramé beading cord? Where is it in your catalogue?

Macramé cord is a type of woven cord commonly used to make adjustable and knotted jewelry designs. While macramé was originally created by Arabic...

What size beads can you use with leather cord?

Most sizes of beads will work; just keep in mind that the bead hole has to be large enough to fit the cord through. For designs using 0.5mm to 1mm...

I recently ordered 1 and 2mm waxed cotton cord in multiple colors and none of my cord tips fit properly. What size inside diameter (ID) should I order for each size cord? Thank you.

Folding or crimping cord ends and tips have an inside dimension listed in their measurements. When purchasing, order the same inside dimension as...

How do I choose the size stretch cord to make bracelets?

The size stretch cord needed for a project mostly depends on the size of the beads you are using and the diameter of the bead hole. Usually, the...

Will metal heishi beads fit over 1mm and 2mm leather?

The holes in metal heishi beads range from approximately 1 - 1.5mm, making them too small to use with leather cord. However, the beads will fit on...

I would like instructions on stringing a mother of pearl necklace. What type of string do you recommend and does each pearl have to be knotted?

Either Accu-Flex® beading wire, for regular stringing projects or silk threads, for knotting projects will work well with mother-of-pearl beads, and...

I am making rings using Powercord®. How do I hide the knot? My beads are not large enough for it to fit through.

You have two options to hide your knot. Choose a new coordinating bead with a hole large enough to accommodate the knot, or you can use a crimp cover...

I need to re-string a carnelian bead Mali prayer necklace. What type of medium would you recommend? Satin? Silk? Something else? Should I knot in between each bead for strength?

We recommend restringing the carnelian beads using . Silkon is a nylon based thread which has the drape of silk. The nylon makes Silkon strong and...

I would like to make an adjustable leather cord pendant necklace and I can't find instructions on how to create the adjustable knot closure.

Follow the how-to video and illustrated instructions, to learn this versatile knotting technique. The adjustable knot works great with as well as...

How do I determine what size waxed cord to use for glass and wood beads?

Use calipers or a slide gauge to measure the diameter of the bead holes. Use the thickest diameter cording that will fit through your beads. Waxed...

When making items with elastic cord, can I use a hot glue gun to secure the knot on the project?

E6000® Jewelry and Craft Adhesive is the best adhesive to use to secure knots on stretchy stringing materials. E6000 is flexible when cured so it can...

When working with wood beads, what type of stringing material works best?

The best stringing materials include leather cord, satin cord, imitation leather and cotton cord and hemp cord are great materials to use when...

What is the best wire for making a flexible bracelet and the best stretch cord size?

is highly recommended, as it is a kink-resistant strong beading wire that still offers flexibility when worn. It's available in a variety of...

What size silk cord or thread is needed to make tassels?

You can make tassels out of any size thread or cord. The traditional tassels you might find on a piece of furniture or pillow use thick silk or...

I have been making some necklaces with waxed cotton cord using a surgeon's style sliding knot. A few have been returned because the knots come undone. Any suggestions?

Make certain that the method you use to create a surgeon's knot is the same as shown in the "Knots Tutorial" how-to video and illustrated instruction...

I want to make a pearl link necklace. How do I connect each circle? I want the pearls to form a link necklace!

If you're using metal , string the pearls onto a length of wire appropriate for the size circle you are creating, pass the wire ends through the last...

What size silk thread should I use for knotting pearls?

To create the strongest strand of strung pearls, use the thickest thread that will fit through the holes in your pearls. Refer to the chart, ''Types...

I have been seeing watch bands made with beads and safety pins and they just stretch. What would be a good choice of stringing material to use so the safety pin will not break it and it stretches.

Powercord® is an elastic cord that returns to its original shape after stretching. It is recommended to use the largest diameter cord that will fit...

Which bead tip do I use with Satinique cord?

Fold-over cord tips or crimp tubes with loops are used for cord because they remain secure once clamped over the cording. These also have loops on...

48 Resource(s) Found
Page 1 of 3

Results Per Page 20 | 50 | 100