Make a Figure 8 Connector
are used as links in designs. This is an easy to make a useful connector.
Beware when using as a connector as the loops as not closed.
jewellery design regularly to make sure it is still secure. The loops can be
made any size, depending on where you hold the wire with the round nose pliers.
Mark round nose pliers, with a pen, for consistence size loops
Use 0.8-1.0mm wire
the end of the wire with round nose pliers furthest from the tip.
the wire around the round nose pliers till the wire meets and forms a loop.
the wire with round nose pliers next to the loop.
the wire in the opposite direction around the round nose pliers.
the wire end where it meets loop.