Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Most of the earrings I make use basic French ear wires or earring posts with loops. But every once in a while a design will demand a special ear wire that I just can’t find pre-made. Fortunately making custom ear wires is easy and with today’s tips you’ll be able to use objects around […]

Tool Kit and Wire Giveaway!

This giveaway has ended! Congratulations to Diane S, on winning all of these wonderful tools and wire  from FusionBeads.com! We hope you enjoy!

What beader could resist such a great assortment of tools and wire? In this week’s giveaway you could win an 8 Piece Economy Tool Kit from FusionBeads.com, as well as […]

Olympus-Lite WigJig and Wire Giveaway!

This giveaway has ended. Congratulations to Kelly E., on winning this amazings stash of WigJig supplies! We hope you enjoy!

A sturdy board with holes and pegs, a WigJig is an amazing wireworking tool that enables you to bend wire into curling, swirling shapes consistently and evenly. FusionBeads.com offers WigJigs in a variety […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Good afternoon, Fusionistas! Today’s tip will help prevent you from marring your wire or jump rings! When you’re wire working, make sure to never use round nose pliers to open and close your jump rings or to hold onto a wire wrapped loop. When you squeeze round nose pliers onto wire, the round […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

It’s that time again! Time for this week’s tip, and I promise that this is a great one! If you want to save some money AND add more customization to your jewelry, you should start making your own ear wires! Buying wire is much less expensive than buying ear wires, and you have […]

Riveting

We have a fun new technique at FusionBeads.com – Basic Riveting. I absolutely love anything riveted, so I was very excited about this new technique.  Rivets are a great way to cold-join metal to metal.

We show you how to make your own rivets with wire. The technique is shown with 14 gauge fine […]