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How to Make a Wrapped Loop – It’s Easy, Right?

The words wrapped loop sound like a simple two-step process. Step one: form a loop with some wire. Step two: wrap the end of the wire around the bottom of that loop. Piece of cake. Piece of cake. That’s what I thought just before I started my first jewelry project. After all, I’d already tried […]

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New Ribbon Bezel Settings

If you’re looking for a new way to play with stones and cabochons, ribbon bezels are a beautiful option. These decorative pieces of wire allow you to create settings with a touch of class and detail. The ends can be soldered together or wire wrapped together to form the settings. Try reading through the new […]

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Fun with Transfer Sheets

This Garden in Bloom Necklace gives you an idea of something that you can try using transfer sheets from Nunn Design™. Transfer sheets are incredibly easy to use and can be used on many different surfaces, which gives plenty of opportunity for creativity. Each sheet is made on clear film with a design printed on […]

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New Simple Loop Handy Tip Video

Simple loops are one of the most basic wire-working techniques. Whether you’re using head pins, eye pins or sterling silver wire, learning this technique will help you easily create dangles and links in your jewelry designs. Every beginning beader should learn this essential skill, so we’ve created this Handy Tip video to teach you several […]

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Mixed Media Resources

Often referred to as assemblage art or collage, mixed media projects are eclectic works combining pieces from a variety of mediums together into one collaborative work of art. Whether you make steampunk or paper crafts, have a desire to reuse vintage pieces or simply want to create a completely original, modern design, you’ll find everything […]

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Simple Loop Handy Tip Video

Simple loops are the foundation to all wire work. If you are going to use wire in your bead projects, this technique is essential. In this video, we’ll show you two ways to make simple loops using eye pins. For other Handy Tip Videos, please visit the Resources section of our Learning Center. If you […]

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