Results for: askdjcat

204 Resource(s) Found
Page 1 of 11

Results Per Page: 20 50 100

How do you attach beads to "illusion" cord?

Place a drop of on the cord where you want to place the bead, string the bead and then slide the bead down to its position on the cord. Let the bead...

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...

How do you make shawl pins?

Shawl pins can be made using kilt pins, with or without loops, or large safety pins that have removable heads. Dress either of these two types of...

How do I turn a pendant into a necklace?

Pendants can be added to the center portion of a necklace that has been strung on wire, incorporating the loop of the pendant into the pattern. They...

What is the mineral composition of unakite?

Unakite is an altered granite, composed of pink orthoclase feldspar, green epidote and generally colorless quartz.MaterialsResources

How many 3mm beads are there to a 16-inch strand?

You will find approximately 133, 3mm beads per 16-inch strand.To determine how many beads will be on any particular strand, you can check the...

What type of clasp should be used with natural silk cord?

Any type of clasp that can accommodate the diameter of your silk cording is a good match. From there, it is best to choose a clasp that suits the...

What is the average length for a man's necklace?

Men's necklaces generally start at 18 inches for a length slightly longer than a choker, then increase in size by 2-inch increments: 18 inches, 20...

What is padparadscha and how is it pronounced?

Padparadscha is pronounced "pad-pa-rod-sha." Padparadscha is a pinkish-orange to orangy-pink colored stone in the sapphire or corundum family of...

How do I make ''mobius'' links?

A mobius strip can be made using a flat strip of any flexible material, such as paper, ribbon, woven seed beads, knitted yarn, wire or thin metal....

How many inches long should I make bracelets?

The standard adult-sized bracelet is approximately 7 inches for women and 8 inches for men. If you don't know the wrist size of the person you are...

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...

I want to remove saltwater pearls from an old setting. How is that accomplished without harming the pearls?

Try to dislodge the pearl from it's setting with a twisting motion to weaken the old adhesive and break the bond. If successful, use an orange stick...

What findings do I need to make earrings with half-drilled beads?

When making a pair of earrings or a pendant using , you need a finding that has a . The cup holds or cradles the half-drilled bead; the peg is used...

What's the difference between an eyepin and a headpin? When would I use one or the other?

Headpins are straight pieces of wire with a tiny disk or other piece of metal at one end. The metal stops beads from falling off the end of the wire...

How do you know what size thread to use for a necklace strung with knots in between each bead? I have had experience with the beads slipping over the knots.

When knotting pearls, it is likely that freshwater cultured pearls will have much smaller holes than glass pearls or Swarovski crystal crystal...

I purchased clip-on earring, silver-plated, 18x8mm perforated hoop. What is the best way to attach beads to this item? I have tried several ways and none are satisfactory. Glue? Thread? wire?1166FY

Fine gauge metal wire, 30- to 26-gauge, would be an option for adding beads to this hoop earring. Anchor the wire to the hoop then weave it through...

I have a real problem trying to keep my jumprings closed so the wire doesn't slip through. Can you tell me what I need to do to fix this?

are the most popular jewelry connector, so there is more than one answer to the weaknesses in jumprings. Below are a few helpful tips to keep your...

I would like to create a stick pin with a ruby style gem for a Foster Grandparents program's 40th anniversary. Any suggestions? We also have a few grandfathers that I would like to make a tie tack for.

What a lovely gesture! There are silver and gold stick pins with a blank pad on the end that you can glue something onto, which should work perfectly...

I'd like to make a very small simple wire chain base for a charm bracelet. Can size 30-34 gauge wire work?

30- to 34-gauge wire is very thin and is best suited for woven designs such as knitting and crocheting. A charm bracelet made from wire will need a...

204 Resource(s) Found
Page 1 of 11

Results Per Page: 20 50 100