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Everything you Ever Wanted to Know About Jewelry Wire

Everything you ever wanted to know about jewelry wire. Choosing the right wire is an important part of successful wire jewelry designs. This series of articles explains it all!

Working with wire is one of my favorite things in the whole wide world of jewelry making! It’s also one of the things I receive the most questions about, whether it’s general: “What kind of wire should I get if I’m just starting out making jewelry?” or specific: “What exactly does wire hardness mean, and does it matter for this project?” And while these questions definitely have answers, it’s pretty hard to sum it all up in a simple, concise {Read More}

All About Jewelry Wire – Which Gauge Wire to Use for What?

All about Jewelry Wire - Which Wire Gauge for What? Choosing the right size wire is an important part of successful wire jewelry designs. This article covers the best uses for which wire sizes to help you choose the right wire for your jewelry projecs. http://jewelrytutorialhq.com/all-about-jewelry-wire-which-gauge-wire-to-use-for-what

Welcome back to All About Jewelry Wire! This is Part 5 of a series unraveling all the important aspects of choosing the right jewelry wire for your projects. We have covered different wire gauge measuring systems, wire hardness, different wire shapes and materials for jewelry wire. Today we’re going to cover which gauges of wire are generally used for which kinds of jewelry making projects. It’s important to keep in mind all the other factors as well – remember that {Read More}

All About Jewelry Wire – Wire Materials

All about Jewelry Wire - Wire Materials. Choosing the right wire is an important part of successful wire jewelry designs. This article covers the many types of wire available so you know what it all means and how to choose the right wire for your jewelry projecs. http://jewelrytutorialhq.com/all-about-jewelry-wire-wire-materials

This is Part 4 of All About Jewelry Wire. Last week, we talked about wire gauges, wire hardness, and different jewelry wire shapes, and today we’re going to dive right in to the topic of materials. Jewelry wire, along with jewelry findings and other notions, are offered in a wide variety of materials. From precious metals like gold and silver to inexpensive base metals and plated options – the range is dizzying. We are just going to cover a few {Read More}

All About Jewelry Wire – Wire Shapes

All about Jewelry Wire - Wire Shapes. Different shaped wire is used for different jewelry making applications. Learn about round, half-round, twisted, and square wire

This is Part 3 of All About Jewelry Wire – an in depth look at all the important factors to consider when choosing jewelry wire for your projects. Earlier this week we covered wire gauge measuring systems and wire hardness, and today we’re going to take a look at wire shapes what they mean for making jewelry! If you’ve experienced feeling confused while shopping for jewelry wire and seeing something like this: …then this series is really going to help! {Read More}

All About Jewelry Wire – Wire Hardness Explained

All about Jewelry Wire - Wire Hardness Explained. Wire hardness is an important part of successful wire jewelry designs. This article straightens out the confusion so you know what it all means and how to choose the right wire for your jewelry projects. http://www.JewelryTutorialHQ.com

Welcome back to All About Jewelry Wire! There are so many important factors to cover with regard to wire basics that I thought it best to break it up into smaller chunks. Yesterday we delved into different wire gauge measuring systems and how to be wary of gauge size discrepancies when shopping for your jewelry wire. I also included tons of great size and conversion charts which are a handy reference to have! Today we’re going to cover what wire {Read More}

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