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Peacock Tail Ring

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(5) Name: 'Jewelry : Peacock Tail Ring
Peacock Tail Ring
Peacock Tail Ring
Peacock Tail Ring

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • This is an easy tutorial, it would be helpful to already know the basics of wirework, for example forming a loop, however detailed instruction and step by step photos are included

Pattern Description:

A stylish all wire ring that is surprisingly easy and quick to make and uses a minimal amount of materials.
Learn to form a ring shank that has an attractive pattern in its binding, whilst also being strong and functional.
I have taken the inspiration for this design from the flowing lines of a Peacocks tail, to create a ring with contrasts of smooth lines and scalloped edges.
Although this is a large ring (1 1/3" tall) it is incredibly comfortable to wear as it conforms to the contours of your finger.

Level: Easy
Page count: 17
Number of steps: 27

Please read through the instructions at least once before starting.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This tutorial is based on a ring size UK P US 7 1/2. The wire measurements given can be used for UK size M US 6 to UK size S US 6, this lesson also includes details on how to calculate the length of wire required for different sizes.


  • 20" 18 gauge soft round wire
  • 80" 28 gauge soft or half hard round wire

You Will Also Need:

  • Chain nose pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Flush Wire cutters
  • Nylon Jaw pliers
  • Sized ring mandrel
  • Protractor
  • Tape measure/ruler
  • Masking tape/decorators tape
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My Work:

Inspired as a child to make jewellery when I was bought a bead weaving loom one Christmas, my style has changed dramatically over the years, from simple strung necklaces into what you ...

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