How to Make a Kilt Pin

by The Bead Boutique

Make a cute kilt pin in minutes!

Supplies

  • Kilt pin
  • Fine chain
  • Jump rings
  • Headpin
  • Selection of beads and charms
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Gather your supplies; you will need chain nose and round nose pliers

    Step 2

    Start to wire wrap the beads

    Step 3

    Bend the wire away from you and down the back of the pliers

    Step 4

    Step 5

    Turn the pliers at a 90 degree angle - like this so the pliers are sitting on top of the wire

    Step 6

    Bring the wire back over the top and towards the front of the plier

    Step 7

    Step 8

    Now turn the pliers again at a 90 degree angle, this allows room for the wire wrapping stage

    Step 9

    Start to bend the wire like this

    Step 10

    Use pliers to help wind the wire around the stem of the headpin

    Step 11

    Step 12

    Open a jump ring to attach the chain to the kilt pin rings

    Step 13

    Step 14

    Step 15

    Cut the chain at various lengths

    Step 16

    Attach the beads and charms as you go

    Step 17

    Cute tea cups!!!

    Step 18

    Step 19

    Ta dah!!!! Thanks for watching from The Bead Boutique http://www.thebeadboutique.co.uk