Jewelry Making Materials Forum Forum

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Can Anyone Help Me Identify This Material?

Hello, I friend of mine would really like to search for material like used in this earing to make her own or possibly purchase some already made. Does anyone have any guesses as to what this material might actually be? Thanks in advance…

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sell my jewellery gemstone strands

Hi, I am looking for some advice, I am a early trader of fabulous gemstone strands, I am looking to sell on part time basis, and I have tried ebay but with very little traffic…any advice would be welcome. Things I have are gemstones, wire,...

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Beading Wire skin reaction....

Hello, I have been using the same wire for many years, stainless steel nylon coated, but now I notice on my right hand I do get a skin reaction. When I stop beading for a while it gets better. I was wondering if anyone here has advice if they...

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Jewelry Material Suppliers

Hello. I’m in high school and I just started a jewelry making business on Etsy. It’s been a bit challenging because it’s hard to find jewelry making supplies at a reasonable price. I was wondering if anyone knows of good suppliers that have...

119 views, 0 by SandyJeweler666

Thick jump rings

Hi! Wanted to ask you where I can find (online) such thick, strong jump rings for pendants? Best if they could be gold plated or stainless steel. I checked Ali, Etsy – nothing. Thank you

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In search of metal faceted nugget source

Hi fellow jewelers, I’m new to the group and very excited to have found it. I use 2-2.5mm metal nuggets in my work and have recently experienced a bad batch of silver plated nuggets. The plating has worn off within 48 hours of customers...

885 views, 0 by franklui

Best Place for Shopping Jewelry Items

Hello Friends!! I am new to this forum & my first query is from where I can buy best quality gold & silver jewelry? I have searched it on google & found “Engraved Designs” is an Online Store which provides all jewelry items at very...

242 views, 0 by Alysari

Extender Chain help?

I need extender chain to finish my necklaces and chokers I’ve made, but I can’t find it anywhere! Does anyone know where I could buy some in bulk on Amazon or Etsy? I prefer buying it on a roll rather than pre-cut.

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A bunch of jewelry supply questions

Hello! I am fairly new to making jewelry, and I am trying to figure out a few things. Here is a list of some questions: For these end caps what size jump rings and lobster clasp would you do? I was thinking 6mm 16 gauge jump rings, and 15mm...

193 views, 0 by Rloren

Stretch Magic?

Hello, I am brand new here and currently making bracelets. I am using Stretch Magic. I want a material that will be reliable and last a long time. I am a large strong person and by pulling on it with a ton of strength it is very very difficult...

341 views, 0 by Terri

What type of cord is this?

I’m new to jewellery making and want to make the necklace shown in the pictures but I don’t know what cord is used. Does anyone know what cord this is? Thanks in advance

645 views, 0 by ABJewels

Help me find this pendant please!

I saw this necklace at Target and wanted to recreate. I cannot think of the right words to search for this type of pedant and cannot find anything like just looking at jewelry making supply websites. Any help in locating this kind of pendant is...

220 views, 0 by Mike VanDuzer

Mike VanDuzer

Black plastic or onyx

Could someone please link me to a finding website that would carry these black pieces. I believe they are plastic but I’d take onyx. ASAP. Replacing 2 rhomboid pieces. Dimensions: 7.5mmx1.5mmx1mm Thank you in advance.

324 views, 0 by Daniel

Material for making rubber bracelets?

Hey, I’m currently I am trying to figure out the best method for making rubber bracelets. I want to make some stuff with stretch cord or elastic. but want to know is there one out there that is super strong? Also not really thick.

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Is custom silicone bracelets good to wear?

I want to purchase some silicone bracelets. but I wanted to know whether they are good quality and comfortable to wear?

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Castaldo VLT rubber

Hi I am trying VLT for the first time. I am having a hard time getting the rubber out of the mold frame. It sticks to the aluminium plate I have to use a screwdriver to get it off of the plate thus creating tear marks on the mold surface. Have...

275 views, 0 by Jonesy

Strong material for Anklets

Hi, I am trying to find the strongest material to make beaded/knotted anklets. I have used 1mm waxed cotton cord but I have had it break. I have also used waxed polyester cord, but the adjustable knot slips. I would appreciate any advice...

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Edward Bristol

Warning of wire-fraud at jewelsapphire.com in Colombo

Warning: Possible bankruptcy of jewelsapphire.com / Mr. Wadood A business-partner & -friend has lost a significant sum in a gem-deal with Mr Wadood of jewelsapphire.com and came to me for help. I’ve verified my friend’s claim in detail and...

286 views, 0 by La Boutique Dacula

La Boutique Dacula

Bohemian Jewelry Materials

I am currently based on New York, I was wondering where I could find stores for my crafts.. I am new here.. Any suggestions would be helpful

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SHAMBALLA CORDS

Hi guys, I have been looking high and low for a high quality nylon cord for shamballa-styled bracelet but so far I have been met with nothing but dissapointment. I really want it to be as sturdy as possible (beads unmovable). I tried the Griffin...