How To Make A Dangle

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This lesson shows how to make a dangle using a head pin and a bead

Materials:
· 1 Head Pin
· 1 Bead

Tools:
· Wire Cutter
· Flat nose pliers
· Round nose pliers

Step 1: Add beadPut a bead into a head pin.
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Step 2: Use a flat nose to hold the pin. Push the bead towards the head pin.
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Step 3: To ensure a perfect bend, you can hold the pliers as shown in picture to bend the wire.
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Step 3: Bend the wire to 90 degree using the plier.
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Step 4: To ensure a perfect bend, you can hold the pliers as shown in picture to bend the wire.

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Step 5: Leave approximately 7 – 8mm of wire and cut off excessive wire using wire cutter.

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Step 6: Use the round nose pliers as measurement for the diameter of the loop. Use a marker pen to mark on the wire of your preferred position. Based on the marking, place the pliers onto the wire to prepare making a loop.
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Step 7: Notice position of the right hand. Your wrist is towards direction of the arrow to allow room for twisting to make the loop.
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Step 8: Picture shows the position of hand that is moving in ward.
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Step 9: Make a full loop. Adjust the loop by reopening and closing the loop to ensure nice circle is formed.
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You have just completetd the dangle.
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Hope you enjoy the tutorial. Cheers

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