All you Need to Know at your Fingertips!
Jewelry Findings are also referred to as Jewelry Making Findings. Sometimes the term Jewelry Supplies is used interchangeably as well. Occasionally it is referred to in the singular: Jewelry Finding.
However the more correct terms are only the first two. Jewelry Supplies or Jewelry Making Supplies is of a larger category and also encompasses Beads, Wires, Stringing materials, Jewelers Tools, as well as Jewellery Findings. Having said that, there is no hard & fast rule to the terminology nor is there universal consensus.
Findings: refers to tools and materials used by artisans, regardless of industry.
Jewelry Findings: component parts and pieces used to connect &/or decorate beads, wires, and chains in the creation of Jewellery pieces.
As with the preponderance of jewelry making beads, there are all kinds of wonderfully dizzyfying array, variety, and selection of Jewelry Making Supplies and Jewelry Making Findings. They range the entire gamut from Size differences, Shapes, Colours, Materials, Quality, and origins
What follows is a growing variety of Jewelry Making Findings that you can find on the market today. All can inspire you and some are so gob-smacking beautiful that it will drop your jaws and pump your creative juices to the hilt.
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