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This is the Swirly Swarovski tutorial. It will show you how to leave a space in your Design to hang a drop or focal Bead from. The corset Bead is handmade by Mary Ann of MA Beads. Contact me if you’d like one.
This a Beginne/Intermediate tutorial.
Need wire? Check out our wires page
Want to try this as a kit? Go to our Kits page
Any questions, don't hesitate to ask.
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any design they learn, whether taught in a class or from an I D Jewelry and Design publication, in part or whole, for the purposes of re-sale or their own tuition to others.
The purchaser of this document also agrees that the designs they are taught are the intellectual
property of I. D. Jewelry and Design and may not be reproduced without explicit written confirmation
by I. D. Jewelry and Design that they may do so.
10mm & 6-8mm complimentary focal beads
16 - 4mm Swarovski Crystal bicones OPTIONAL WITH CHAIN MAILLE Drop bead
5- 12" or (30cm) - 20 gauge copper wire
10' (300cm) - 26 or 28 gauge copper wire
4" - (10cm) 22g copper wire to make head pins & for optional decorative drop 68 - 18g 3/16" jump rings OPTIONAL WITH CHAIN MAILLE
You may only need some of these items but it's good to have a weaving kit including these items:
Round & flat smooth jaw pliers
Round nosed pliers
8mm & 6mm mandrel
Bench block or small anvil
Permanent marker & Ruler
Needle tool - beading awl
Liver of Sulphur (optional)
0000 steel wool & small wire brush & polishing cloth