In this video, James shows how to use a square Kumihimo plate with 22 gauge Soft Flex Craft Wire to create a flat wire weave that can be turned into a fun ring. He loves Craft Wire, but had not used it with a Kumihimo plate before. It took some work, but I think he really nailed this design. Personally, I would suggest getting plenty of wire before trying this design as the first attempt may not be perfect.
Welcome back to All About Jewelry Wire! This is Part 5 of a series unraveling all the important aspects of choosing the right jewelry wire for your projects. We have covered different wire gauge measuring systems, wire hardness, different wire shapes and materials for jewelry wire. Today we’re going to cover which gauges of wire... Read More »
6 Advanced Wire Weaving Styles for Making Wire Jewelry This tutorial teaches you 6 different weaves for the intermediate and advanced wire weaver. *Stitched Weave * *Zig Zag Overlay Weave* *Double Ladder Weave *Brick Stitch Weave *Grooved Bezel Weave *Archer's Weave You can find all of my free tutorials on my web-site: https://www.wirejewelrytutorials.com/free-tutorials/ Materials: Wire in various gauges suitable for weaving and frame wires Tools: Wire Flush Cutters Needle Nose Pliers *Note…
I made this sterling silver and labradorite tree about a year ago for a good friend of mine. I decided to put all the pictures I took of making it into one graphic! As you can see, tieing all the branches and roots is the hard part! It takes a long time securing all those ends and making sure they are not going to poke anyone!