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Woven Cage Pendant Tutorial

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(5) Name: 'Jewelry : Woven Cage Pendant Tutorial
Woven Cage Pendant Tutorial
Woven Cage Pendant Tutorial
Woven Cage Pendant Tutorial

Pattern Description:

This lesson teaches you to make a woven cage to show off your beautiful focal beads. There are many ways to alter the final look of the cage.


  • 24" of 22g Round Wire (dead soft or half hard)
  • 13' 28g Round Wire (dead soft)
  • 1 5' headpin (headpins this long are difficult to find. If you do not have a torch to make your own ball headpin you can find a free tutorial for knotted headpins on my web-site: http://www.gailavira.com/tutorials)
  • 1 10mm focal bead
  • 9 4mm spacer bead
  • 1 accent bead (size depends on your personal taste)
  • 8 2mm beads

You Will Also Need:

  • Wire cutters
  • Round nose pliers
  • Bail making pliers or mandrel that is the desired size for the bail
  • Needle file or cup burr (wire rounder)