Intermediate | 23 min
Taught by Melanie Schow
Learn to create a versatile link that becomes the foundation for a whimsical charm bracelet. Melanie shows you the tools you need and the most effective way to organize your jewelry-making production line, as well as how to create uniform links that can be turned into bracelets and necklaces. This is a terrific project for building jewelry skills, as well as using orphaned beads from other beading projects.
Learn how to:
  • Create a versatile link that can be the base of future designs.
  • Organize your tools for this project
  • Create uniform links

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to make a charmed bracelet
  • 8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert jewlery maker Melanie Schow
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students

Chapters
Introduction
00:20
Materials
00:26
Hand Forged Chain
04:15
02:15
03:27
01:52
00:54
Wiring the Charms
06:34
03:43
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Tools:
  • Hand pliers
  • flatnose pliers
  • long round nose pliers
  • round nose pliers
  • chain nose pliers
  • flush cutter
  • ruler
Materials:
  • Silver wire
  • a selection of beads
  • bead caps
  • head pins
Discussion
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Transcript
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