There are many different types of stringing material to use in your jewellery projects, they are an essential component of necklaces, bracelets and earrings. We stock a wide range of beading threads, wire, chains, leather cords, mesh and ribbon so you are sure to find the perfect material for your design. When you are choosing your stringing material you will need to check the size of the beads threading hole, weight and determine if the beads have sharp angles which may damage certain threads.
Our beading thread
range includes elastic cord for stretchy bracelets, fine threads such as Nymo and KO for your seed bead designs, Chinese knotting cord, metallic thread, cotton, hemp and many more. They are available in a rainbow of colours to suit your piece of jewellery. Take a look at our guide on types of stringing material and knotting cords
to help you choose the best thread for your design. There is a huge range of wires
available for your jewellery making for use as either stringing materials or for wire wrapping and wirework projects. Beadalon wire is ideal for necklaces for a professional finish, it’s very fine, strong and available in 7, 19 and 49 strand.
To create fancy wirework designs we have aluminium and craft wire
in an array of bright colours. We have a fabulous range of leather cords
including round leather, flat leather, micro fibre suede and Regaliz leather, perfect for unisex jewellery. Our leather is a high quality stringing material available in various thicknesses, colours and finishes which can be combined with our cord ends and jewellery glue to create trendy necklaces and bracelets. To add a wonderful splash of colour to your jewellery incorporate our nylon mesh tubing
and liberty of London ribbons!
These can be used not only in your jewellery designs as stringing material but for your creative craft projects too. You will also find both unfinished and finished chains,
bracelets and bangles amongst our stringing materials which are ready for you to customise and create something special. See our design ideas for inspiration and ideas for making beautiful necklaces, bracelets and earrings!