All posts tagged "cut"

  • Featured Tool Oct. 1: Extra Small Flush Sidecutter PLR-473.00

    by Rose Marion, Tool of the Week for October 1, 2012 This week’s tool: 3-1/2" Extra Small Flush Sidecutter, #PLR-473.00 Video by Kate, This week’s featured tool from is the 3-1/2″ Extra Small Flush...

    • Posted October 1, 2012
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  • Jewelry Making Resource May 16: Gemstone Faceting

    Wire Jewelry Idea May 16: Good and Bad Gemstone Faceting by Rose Marion, Video by John Dyer If you have the budget for quality cut stones, you have to check out this video by John Dyer....

    • Posted May 16, 2012
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  • Daily Wire Tip June 13: Cutting Wire Not Too Long or Short, Just Right

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for June 13, 2011 Question: Is there a formula for figuring out how much wire to cut before beginning a project? I waste so much wire cutting more than I need, trying...

    • Posted June 12, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Feb. 9: Flush Cutting Jump Rings

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for February 9, 2011 Question: What flush cutter would you recommend to use in making jump rings? Every one that I use has left the cuts pinched, not cut flat like the...

    • Posted February 8, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Jan. 15: More About Multicolored CZs

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for January 15, 2011 Question: I’m very interested in the Lucky Stone multi colored CZs. I finally figured out the light and dark difference. Will there be a consistent color in them?...

    • Posted January 14, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Jan. 4: About Lucky Stone CZs

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for January 4, 2011 Question: Hello Dale, I make lots of rings using 8x10mm oval, 8mm round, and 10mm round stones. The new multi-colored CZs that were offered on the Daily Deal...

    • Posted January 4, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Dec. 27: Wrapping a Pear-Shaped Cut Stone

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for December 27, 2010 Question: I need suggestions for wrapping a pear shaped cut stone with a point on the back. It is 17 carat. Help! Should I make a cage or...

    • Posted December 27, 2010
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  • Daily Wire Tip May 7: How Do You Use Memory Wire?

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 07, 2010 Question: Before I knew anything about using wire I bought some memory wire.  I’ve tried using it, but I find it very hard to cut or bend. How do you...

    • Posted May 7, 2010
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  • Daily Wire Tip April 6: Jewelry Pattern for Larger Gemstones

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 06, 2010 Question: I have a number of beautiful faceted gemstones that are much too large for any of the snapset settings I can find on your website.  I am still developing...

    • Posted April 6, 2010
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