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How to Get Started With Necklaces - With Silk or Satin Ribbon

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STEP ONE: choosing the ribbons

Select silk or satin ribbon for your design.

STEP TWO: choosing some beads and other fun items

Browse through our wide variety of beads, pendants and charms to give your designs a uniquely fun look.

STEP THREE: choosing clasps

Browse through our wide variety of silver, copper, glass and base metal clasps for your design.

STEP FOUR: choosing findings

Select the open jump rings and head pins and eye pins for your design. Also be sure to browse through our crimp tubes, crimp covers and crimp ends. Finish ribbons with these fantastic ribbon ends.

STEP FIVE: choose tools

It is easier to open and close a jump ring with two chain nose pliers when you attach a charm or a small pendant. You will also need round nose pliers to make a loop for the head pin or eye pin if you don't have a bail and a cutter. Select the tools and jewelry wire that will work best for your designs.


STEP SIX: assemble your design

For more information on how to use an end cap or crimp end to attach a ribbon, check out these useful instructions. Check out this handy tip/ if you would like to use silver wire with your fibers. Be sure to check out our video that provides helpful tips on using jump rings. Also be sure to view our videos on making single loops and wrapped loops.




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