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456 views, 0 by idahRose

What is the best wire for floating necklaces

Hello I am new to jewelry making, and would love to know what is the best wire to use for floating necklaces and elastic bracelets. Thank you

305 views, 1 by GemzBoutique

GemzBoutique

The Asymmetrical Necklace...... Would you fiddle with it or not?

I am new to Jewelers.Community and have just uploaded my first creation. Its a Turquoise Howlite Asymmetrical Necklace but my daughter who is a bit OCD said that she’d keep trying to straighten it up if she were to wear it. Any one else have...

388 views, 0 by milkandhoney13

Looking for free swinging pearl necklace pendant

I know my explanation is likely not correct, but I’ve been trying to locate a diy style pendant that I can add in resin spheres to. I wanted something that surrounds the pearl/bead, but the pearl to be free from the bail or rest of the pendant...

215 views, 0 by Purco684

Unable to find info on a necklace.

Hoping someone here can help. I got this in a bag of cheap jewelry from our thrift store. It was black, I cleaned it up. It’s 925, but it’s unique and would like to find if there is history on it. Thanks! Also found this one from Birks

166 views, 0 by Harreh

3.5mm Byzantine necklace

Hi guys. I’ve always loved Byzantine jewelry. I’ve decided I want to make a necklace in sterling silver one for myself. I have a basic understanding of the weave (thanks to YouTube) but I don’t understand aspect ratio. I want to make a 3.5mm...

155 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...

271 views, 0 by Sarah Lane

Sarah Lane

How did you start making jewellery

As I stated in my introduction to myself I started making jewellery over six years ago as a way of raising money for the dance school my daughter attended for a dance production they were putting on. I have tried my hand at other crafts like...

323 views, 0 by Marta

Marta

I have to laugh.....

I volunteer for a particular conservation group and we are having our banquet this Saturday. We have silent auctions, live auctions and general raffles and we get quite a large crowd. When I first joined I donated a couple of necklaces for the...

306 views, 0 by Cassandra Wood

What a great idea this is!

Hello! I just got started here. I am very impressed with everybody’s work and kindness towards each other. This is a terrific community. Can you help me solve a technique dilemma? I am going to make a spiral choker from pearls and bicones and...

304 views, 0 by Sheila A.

Sheila A.

Hello!

I’ve been making jewelry for many years. The wonderful thing called the Internet lets me share, so here I am. Once, I even had the opportunity for a custom necklace to be worn my a main character on a very popular tv show! My daughter, Annah...

724 views, 1 by Madalynne Homme

Madalynne Homme

Ugly Beads

Have you ever bought ugly beads and made something beautiful? Please post and share. This will be fun! I will share mine in a day or two. Sold the ugly bead necklace so have to see if I can retrieve the picture lol!!!

180 views, 0 by BAJ Designs

BAJ Designs

Just arrived...

Hello everyone: I’ve been here two days now and I found I really like this place! The ease of posting my wares is wonderful. The site is extremely user-friendly and minimizes the time it takes me to list my stuff. I have been a beader since...

288 views, 0 by Tina

Tina

Listing

Hello all ~ I just joined the site yesterday (& loving it! :) ) and now I have a quick question. I just wanted to list a second creation, and noticed that the description field contains the description of my first necklace. Is that a glitch,...

266 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Looking for tips .. re: clay

Having discovered Essential Oils, I wanted to create a clay necklace that could be used as a diffuser. A little research led me to clay … and then to this Has anyone used clay to make jewelry (and/or necklace diffusers) and any tips?

509 views, 0 by Cindy A.

Cindy A.

HELP! Finding Alexandrite

I have a bald spot from tearing my hair out trying to find drilled alexandrite beads, so I am putting this out here hoping someone may be able to help me. I have several tiny, tiny grey-green natural alexandrite beads I’ve managed to get in...

325 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Basics: Fasteners

I’m not much of a jewelry-maker but I dabble. Today, when I saw FiveR’s Treasures’ owl necklace made with an old guitar string (see link below), I thought .. hmm I can get my hands on strings but how do you fasten it… and then I thought … “HOW...

160 views, 0 by racergurl64

Newbie - and a little scared!

Hello to all! My name is Carole, and I have been making jewellery for about a year, on and off! I have got into it a bit more seriously this year and opened an Etsy shop about a month ago. I mainly do beading, as i find old necklaces, take...

350 views, 0 by jennyciao

Newbie seeking help - looking for something no one else seems to have.

Hello everyone!! A couple weeks ago, I found “the one”. The one was a necklace that, from the moment I saw it, has haunted my dreams and plagued my every day thoughts. Since the price tag of the necklace was wildly unaffordable, I began seeking...

263 views, 0 by Skyebay

Question regarding pendant findings and crystals

So I’m new to jewelry crafting, and was inspired to get into the craft by those Quartz Crystal pendants I see often, my question is two-part. The little ‘cap’ that goes over the top, what exactly is it called? I am aware you can fasten a crystal...

119 views, 0 by GemzBoutique

GemzBoutique

My name is Wendy...... aka GemzBoutique

I am new to Jewelers.Community and really glad I found it. I have been making jewellery for about 2 years. It started as a hobby and kind of grew. Then I sold a few creations at local craft fairs and gradually I have become better at the basic...