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I bought some beautiful beads for making necklaces etc but some of the holes are just a bit too small for the thread. Is there anything I can do? It seems such a waste not to use them.

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Can you tell me the beads hole size?
I can provide at least 0.8mm dia beads string with different color.
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Do you have a bead reamer? If you bought a starters jewelry making kit, you might have got one with it. If not, you can buy one for quite a good price. Bead reamers are good for smoothing down rough edges on beads but can also help to enlarge holes on beads.

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It's actually a lot easier than you realize to make your own jewelry and it's certainly a lot cheaper.
If you are even slightly creative and enjoying crafts, then jewelry making could be a great hobby that you do for yourself and for family and friends.
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I want to make a necklace for my sons wedding with pearls but they are so small and delicate I am not sure what thread will work with it?

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I bought gimp wire as I was told it gives a neater finish to jewelry when you make it yourself. But I am not sure how to actually use it. Any advice?

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I have just started making my own jewelry using beads. How do I stop the beads wearing against the thread?

If you are using beads with rough edges, it's more likely to wear the thread away. You can buy a bead reamer which is tool used to smooth down edges around the holes of the bead.

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