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I tried a thinner wire and used a nylon jaw pliers to pull and straighten it along the way. It is improved, but still not perfect. Guess I need more practice. It's a good think practicing is fun. Thanks for the comments and tips!


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  1. rootware
    rootware says:

    Another thing you can try is notching the edge. Then the wire ‘sits’ down in the notch and makes a prettier turn… as well as helps it stay in place. Sometimes the wire gets ‘bulky’ around a turn, and then moves too much. Just a small metal file or a jewelers saw… or a dremel can make a nick in the edge for the wire to sit in.

  2. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Excellent idea, Rootware!

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    I think so too :D

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    What a fab piece!

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    This really rings my chimes! Lovin the brio dangles. ;)

  6. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    I am just loving everything about this!

  7. Fenya
    Fenya says:

    Love the colors! You could also use flat nose pliers and make “z’s” randomly. That will tighten the wire.

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