MAKING YOUR OWN BEADED HAT PINS
Tips, tricks and tools for making hat pins fun and easy!
Jewellers gauge-inch-mm Charts
Some things you
might need when beading heavy gauge steel pins:
Bead Reamer Tool
Chain Nose Pliers and Crimping Pliers
What size beads can I use?
We recommend using metal bead sizes from 5mm up to 12mm, Czech glass beads size 6mm up to 14mm, Lampwork and porcelain beads with larger
holes. CZ glass pearls and natural cultured pearls will not fit on