In the past weeks, I have taken a few emails regarding bracelets breaking at the crimp or at the toggle. I suggested the wire guardians to protect the wire through the toggle, so I will show you how to use them!
Karla Schafer, Auntie's Beads Designer
Materials and Tools Needed
Silver Plated Wire Guardian- 2pc Designer Czech Glass Strand, Irregular Coin with Translucent Dots, 14mm- 9pc Miyuki Seed Beads, Matte Transparent Cobalt Blue AB, 8/0- 12pc Sterling Silver Seamless Beads, 5mm, Bag of 10- 4pc Simple Sterling Toggle, 12mm Crimp Beads, Bag of 100, 2 x 2 mm- 2pc Beadalon 49-strand Wire, 30 ft., .018 Nipper Tools Bead Smith Magical Crimp Forming Tool For .014"-.015" Wire