Bead & Scroll Adjustable Wire Ring (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg. This easy adjustable wire ring features a lovely double scroll and an 8mm round bead. I love copper and turquoise colors together, but of course this ring would be striking in your favorite colors too. 🙂 I have always found that adjustable rings sell quickly, since many people’s fingers swell or shrink […]

Triple Chain Slave Bracelet (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg. A “slave bracelet” is a jewelry style where a ring and a bracelet are attached together in some way. In this tutorial, we’ll make a wire ring and a chain bracelet – and then connect them with three strands of chain: Here’s how this slave bracelet looks on the inside of your […]

Knuckling Down – Fitting a Ring for Someone with Large Knuckles?

by David. (Durham, NC) How do you get a good ring fit for someone with large knuckles? I’ve designed lots of wire wrapped rings but have not had this challenge before. He wants a wrapped copper ring that is hammered all the way around, not an adjustable design. David Sherman Duke Jewelry

Oops – A Ring That Didn’t Turn Out as Planned

by Dianne Culbertson-Jacques. (Vermont) I have been setting stones for a little bit and I ordered this amethyst cab and decided to make a ring. Well, not everything works. This was the first time working with a stone of this shape and did not realize how pointy that one tip is. Everything went really well […]

Wire Charm Ring (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg. In this wire ring tutorial, we’ll use a single piece of wire to create the look of stacked rings – plus a loop for attaching a small charm or bead. This is a good project for using up orphan beads, orphan earring dangles, or small pendants / charms. These are fun for […]

Need Ideas – a Ring for Painful Finger that Swells?

by Robyn. (Ottawa, Ontario) A friend of mine has severe fibromyalgia and swelling in her fingers and has had to have her rings (including her wedding ring!) cut off as a result. She feels lost without a ring on her finger and has asked me to make something adjustable for her that she could wear […]

Rustic Adjustable Stacking Rings (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg. These simple adjustable stacking rings can be worn one at a time – or one on every finger – or as a whole stack of rings. A simple patina created by a boiled egg provides fabulously rustic color on the finished pieces. You’ll get an even more rustic look if you hammer-texture […]

Adjustable Wire-Wrap Bead Ring (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg. This wire-wrap ring is adjustable at the bottom of the band, so you can customize the fit by spreading or squeezing the sides of the ring. In this tutorial, I’ll demonstrate making the ring with the turquoise colored square bead. But you can also make a ring similar to the one above […]

Seed Bead Adjustable Wire Ring (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg. Choose seed beads in your favorite colors to accent this comfortable, adjustable wire ring. You can make a several of this quick ring design, to match every color in your wardrobe. Or fill a basket with them and place it next to your checkout stand, where your customers can “impulse purchase” a […]

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