Adjustable Wire Ring Tutorial

Adjustable Wire Ring Tutorial

This ring is quick and easy and a great introduction to making wire wrapped rings.

It’s also adjustable making it ideal for giving to people when you don’t know their ring size and a great little ring to make quick sales at craft shows.

Adjustable Wire Ring TutorialMaterials and Tools:

  • Wire – I used 20 gauge, half-hard wire for this tutorial, but even thicker would be great, too! ¬†(The lower the number the thicker the wire.)
  • Ring Mandrel
  • Round Nose Pliers
  • Wire cutters
Step #1

Cut a piece of wire about 3″ – 5″ long. ¬†Obviously, if your finger is bigger, you’ll need a longer piece of wire. ¬†Experiment.

Step #2

Use your round nose pliers to make a loop on one end.

Adjustable Wire Ring Tutorial StepStep #3

Adjustable Wire Ring Tutorial Step #2Make a loop on the other end, in the opposite direction as seen in the photo above.

Step #4

Wrap the wire around the ring mandrel or another round object.

Keep the wire straight the the 2 loops will be flat as seen in the photo below.

For a different look, you could hammer the wire flat before wrapping around the ring mandrel.

Adjustable Wire Ring Tutorial CompletedThat’s all there is to this ring! Simple and elegant.

If you want to take it a few steps further, check out my Adjustable Wire Ring with Bead Clusters Pattern.

Adjustable Ring with Bead Clusters

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