Lesson: Get to Know Your Tools
Learn how to use your beading tools (and what they're called)
These three tools are a must-have for making jewelry!
Round nose pliers - Great for a myriad of tasks! Use these to bend and loop wire, or hold onto jewelry findings while using other pliers to perform other tasks, like closing a jump ring.
Flat nose pliers - Best used for opening and closing jump rings, and closing crimp beads. These are also great for making sharp bends or flattening wire!
Wire cutters - As the name suggests these handy pliers are for... cutting wire!
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