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Why use copper?

Using copper in your jewellery designs is currently very fashionable and also affordable. Copper makes a great alternative to silver or gold and will give your jewellery an edge.  So if you want a more bohemian look to your jewellery making using copper may well be for you.

Copper is a lovely warm toned metal suitable for all skin types.

If you usually stick to silver or gold, go on give copper a try.

Here are some great ways of incorporating copper into your designs.

 

Copper Beads

 

 6mm copper washer style spacer beads

Washer style copper disc spacer beads. Each bead measures approximately 6mm with a 3mm hole in the centre.  These little discs have so many uses,they are excellent to use between semi precious beads or glass beads to add a contemporary twist to your project. 

 

8mm copper pumpkin spacer beads

 Pretty copper coloured pumpkin shaped hollow spacer beads. Each bead measures approximately 8mm with a 2mm hole. These are Nickel free

 


 

 

Copper Findings

 

 Copper lily flower toggle clasp

These beautiful lily flower copper coloured toggle clasps will add detail and a lovely finish to all your jewellery projects. They are nickel free.

 

 9mm tibetan style copper flower bead caps

 

 9mm Tibetan style copper flower bead caps. Bead caps are a great addition to any jewellery project and give a more professional finish.

 


 

 

Copper Charms

 

 copper pine cone charms

 Antique Copper 3D Pine Cone Charms, charms measure approximately 13mm x 7mm x 5mm with a 2mm loop. They are lead free, nickel free and are sold individually

 

Copper Heart Charms

 

Vintage style Copper Flat Heart Charms, charms measure approximately 10mm wide x 12mm long x 2.5mm thick with a 2mm hole. They are cadmium free and lead free and are sold in packs of 10 charms.

 


 

 

These are just a few ways of adding copper to your jewellery designs. Which ones will you choose?

 

Karen x

 

 

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