How to make Egyptian Coil Bracelet (Free tutorial)

This design is adapted from the famous Egyptian coils. Based on the tutorial by Marie Cristine which can be found here. I made it and adapted it to come up with other variations. It is a fun and satisfying project! Here, I am going to share with you some process pictures of making this. All you need are just some copper wires to make it.

Materials Needed:
· 21 gauge (0.7mm) of copper wires
· 28 gauge (0.3mm) of copper wires

Tools Needed
· Wire Cutter
· Round nose pliers
· Chain-Nose pliersMeasurement tape/ ruler

Cut approximately 15cm of 21ga wires. Make a loop at each end of the wire

Use your pliers to slowly coil the wire at both ends

When you are done you should have a piece like this at each end.

The length between the first and second spirals should be around 5.5cm.

Then bend it in half by holding your pliers at the middle of the wires between the two spirals.

You should end up with this phallic looking link.

Hold your flat nose pliers at the middle of the link and bend it towards the back of the spirals.

This is one single link! Continue to make approximately 24 pieces of this.

Fire Mountain Gems and Beads

Now let’s join the single links together. You may open up wires at the back of the link (let’s call it hook) slightly. Place the hook from the second link into the first link.

Then continue to link up the rest until you get your desired length.

I will show you how to make beaded clasp for the bracelet tomorrow. So stay tune!

Click here to view How to make beaded clasp

Click here to download the tutorial in PDF file.

Don’t miss a post! Subscribe to Handmade Jewelry Club by Email FREE

Feel free to distribute the content of the post. Just give us the credit by providing a link back to

Find the website useful? You can easily link us using the codes below by just copy and paste them into your blog or website. You can also include the codes in your email and recommend it to your friends!Photobucket

Bookmark and Share

Check this out too!

Jane Chew

Jane is the Chief Editor of Handmade Jewelry Club. She is also an Internet Marketing Strategist.For More Info, Visit my Google + Profile

    8 Comments On “How to make Egyptian Coil Bracelet (Free tutorial)”

    1. Pingback: Learn to Use Egyptian Spiral Curls in Jewelry | Brandywine Jewelry Supply Blog

    2. Pingback: Learn to Use Egyptian Spiral Curls in Jewelry | Brandywine Jewelry Supply Blog

    3. Greetings! Very useful advice in this particular article! It is the little changes that
      make the biggest changes. Thanks for sharing!


    4. Hello! I simply wish to give you a huge thumbs
      up for your great info you’ve got right here on this post.

      I’ll be coming back to your web site for more soon.


    5. Pingback: 82 DIY Bracelets | Rilane - We Aspire to Inspire

    6. Pingback: Handmade jewellery making inspirations and ideas | ChinniAbhi's Blog

    7. Heya i’m for the first time here. I came across this board and
      I find It really useful & it helped me out a lot.
      I hope to give something back and help others like you helped me.


    8. thumbs up fr these creations


    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *