Second step is pretty easy. Opening and closing jump rings. With two pairs of flat nose pliers, twist the ring apart. Do not pull it. To close it back, just twist it past the middle until the natural spring of the metal align the ends to a tight, closed position. … Continue reading
I like January. Although it is very slow we have tons of things to do. Reorganize the beads, the jewelry and make list of all the stock that we need. It is also time to create new pieces and that is always fun. 2012 was definitely fabulous but 2013 is … Continue reading
Tila beads are small, square-shaped beads with two holes that are manufactured by the Miyuki Company of Japan.