Jewelry Making

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Misfit Musthave's - Shopping Lists

SHOPPING LIST MUST-HAVES

  • Bead & Craft Storage Box
  • Design Beading Board
  • Beads, Gems, Crystals or Stones
  • Directions / Instructions Manual on Jewelry Making
  • Non-Slip Beading Mat
  • Organizer Box for Tools, Findings and Materials

Tools

  • Awl
  • Chainnose Pliers
  • Crimping Pliers
  • Diagonal Wire Cutters
  • GS Hypo Cement
  • Leather Hole Punch (For Various Size Holes)
  • Metal Hole Punch Pliers (Copper & Silver)
  • Roundnose Pliers
  • Small Scissors or Thread Snips
  • Twisted Wire Needle

Findings

  • Bead Tips or Calottes (Clamshell or Basket)
  • Clasps
  • Cones
  • Crimp Beads
  • Earrings
  • Eye Pins
  • Head Pins
  • Jump Rings
  • Split Rings

Stringing Materials

  • 16 - 28 Gauge Wire (For Decorative Elements) Beading Cords or Threads (Nylon or Leather)
  • Fishing Line (Fireline)
  • Flexible Beading Wire (Diameter Ranges in Size)
  • Memory Wire (Size Varies for Coiled Bracelets, Rings and Necklaces)
  • Silk (For Pearls Only)


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