Wire-Wrapped Pendant
Wrapping wire allows you to make a pendant out of almost anything, including: • Sea glass • Mosaic shapes • Glass shapes • Coins • Shells Select your item to wrap and wire. Now let’s begin.

Tools: Wire cutters Round-nose pliers Flat-nose pliers Materials: Item to wrap Wire

Steps: Make the bail. Make a loop approximately 1/3 of the way from the right side of your wire. Twist the shorter end around the other wire 3-4 times (top image). Curl the ends. Create a curl at the end of each wire (bottom image). Straight down. Position your bail where you want the top of your pendant to be. Keep the wire straight about halfway down the back of your item, then bend a sharp angle. Wrap. Wrap the remainder of the wire around your shape, making sure to end with the curled ends at the front of your pendant.

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