Wire Wrapping Silverware

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RBead wrote
on Nov 21, 2008 7:11 AM

Hello.  I just joined beading daily and am interested in getting information on how to wire and bead wrap silverware.  Does anyone know of books or tutorials on this subject?


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labup wrote
on Jan 10, 2010 5:42 PM

I have never seen anything specific to doing wire wrap on silverware but I would think there are a lot of techniques out there that would be adaptable to this.  There are many free tutorials on YouTube for wire wrap.  They might give you some ideas.

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MelindaB@14 wrote
on Jan 10, 2010 9:45 PM

Welcome RBead ~ You may want to try the library or a bookstore for: "Wonderful Wire Works Decorative Craft", its available in paperback for $10.76 or hardcover for $12.50 at Amazon.  Good Luck & please share pictures of your silverware creationsGeeked


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on Jan 12, 2010 8:09 PM

I'm not sure if this will give you any inspiration, the thread is on 'beading silverware';


The next post in this thread gives a link which may or may not help, too.

Good luck in your search.

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Roni Lynn wrote
on Jan 12, 2010 10:09 PM

I love playing with wire! Last year I decided to play with craft wire (silver color), glass beads and wisks.  I went for cheap simply because I was playing.  The result was pretty. I ended up with several different methods. I culed the end of the wire and placed it in the small hole at the end of the handle strung a bunch af beads on the wire then began to wrap  the wire around the handle. Once i got to the end of the handle I  continued wrapping back up the handle for security. Tucked the end of the wire under the curl and was done. The other way I made a curl (coil) at the end of the wire and placed it at the end of the handle, placed beads on the wire and cut the wire a little longer than the handle of the coffee scoop I was working on curled that end as well and bent it down into the dip of the scoop. After that I took a second peice of wire and wrapped aroun the handle going between each bead. I gave these for Christmas presents last year (2008) and they are holding up very well.  I have even placed them in the dishwasher.  I have more comments on my coffee scoops and wisks than much anything else I do.  Relax and just have fun!


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michelhain wrote
on Jan 28, 2010 12:12 AM

Hi Once look this site ...may be you can get info ...braybrook.co.uk/...

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labup wrote
on May 14, 2010 4:01 PM

Roni:  Can you show us some pictures?

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on Jun 29, 2011 3:50 AM

Wire and bead wrap looks new to me. However, you should check out some good tutorials on youtube. You can go through this video that I found pretty informative - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6uNxSruFV0

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