Jewelry Making Essentials of Jewelry Links
Links are decorative and functional design elements that connect various parts of a piece of jewelry. They can be in sterling silver, gold filled, silver plated, gold plated, and copper plated as well.
Today I will introduce four kinds of links with different features, priorities and usage tips.
The first kind of links is end bar links hat serve as a transitional finding for single- and multi-strand designs. Commonly used as a centerpiece for a chain necklace, they are stylish transitional pieces from two or more strands to one or whenever your design calls for an elegant connection of multi-strands. They are also popular for use in rosaries.
An antique finish highlights the detailing of the third kind of links will complement all your favorite beads with sophistication and polish. Besides, to embellish shinning crystals and tiny beads to these links will also highlight the jewelry piece.
The following Links are also versatile components with two holes, one on each end, that enable multiple jewelry options. Use them as transitions between beads, clasps, chain or other findings.
Use jewelry links to add length in a necklace, create multiple strands in a bracelet or even use as a dangling detail for earrings! Browse from our selection of various materials, styles and sizes to find the links that work best for you and your next lovely idea.