How To Make Beaded Drops

By on May 28, 2011

Beaded drops are very easy to make. You will come to love making these drops for your jewelry making. When you have learn this basic jewelry making technique, you will be able to add drops to your charm bracelets, pendants, and earrings.
So try to master this technique by following the instructions below.


Jewelry Making Supplies:


1. head pin
2. bead
3. round-nosed pliers
4. wire cutter


headpinloop2 How To Make Beaded Drops



Jewelry Making Instructions:


1. Hold the head pin in your hand.
2. Put your bead into the head pin. With one hand gripping the bead, use the other hand to cut off excess pin with wire cutter leaving 1 cm from bead.
3. Using your round-nosed pliers, grip the tip of the head pin and bend pin towards yourself.
4. Turn and bend pin into a loop.
5. Final result should look like no. 5 in picture above.
Now you have a beaded drop to use for your jewelry making projects.


Tips:
To practice, you should just purchase inexpensive metal eye pins.