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Wire wrappers have struggled with the eternal problem of how to wrap a bezel around a non-drilled stone. This lesson offers a solution which also solves an even trickier problem, to wrap a faceted point back stone. Although not easy to accomplish, faceted stones as small as 6mm have been successfully wrapped with this technique!
Format: Downloadable PDF Document
Level: Very Advanced
Tools and Materials:
One 15mm round un-drilled stone (coin bead, cabochon, point-back crystal or point back faceted stone)
12" 20ga soft or half hard round silver wire
3 feet 28ga dead-soft silver wire
15 1mm silver or colored seed beads
Chain nose pliers
Round nose pliers
Ring mandrel or wooden dowel
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"I almost had this down without buying the tutorial, but now that I did I’m happy I spent the money because there’s a LOT of good tips in here that I couldn’t have thought of on my own. Very informative, and very useful for someone who does a lot of wire wrapping! :)"
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