How to Work with Crimp Beads & Covers

Crimp Beads and Covers

If you are just starting out making bracelets and necklaces, you may be confused when it comes to working with crimp beads and crimp covers and the appropriate pliers you’ll need to form the crimp just like professionals do.

Understanding Crimp Beads and Covers

To help you out, we’re sharing 3 video tutorials from Beadalon, a company from whom we purchase a lot of our jewelry-making products. Of course, if you need any help, we invite you to come by our Ben Franklin Crafts and Frame Shop stores in Monroe and Bonney Lake. Our knowledgeable employees will be happy to help!

(Supplies may vary by store, however, special store-to-store orders can be placed with a one-week turnaround. Substitutions will be suggested if a product is no longer available.)

Choosing Crimps, Crimp Tools & Wire

Watch Beadalon’s video for step-by-step instructions. Click HERE.

How to Crimp Like a Pro

Watch Beadalon’s video for step-by-step instructions. Click HERE.

Crimp Covers & Wire Guardians

Watch Beadalon’s video for step-by-step instructions. Click HERE.

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Store Locations: Bonney Lake & Monroe, WA

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