Chainmaille is one of the world's oldest types of jewelry, evolving from protective garments worn by soldiers dating to Roman times, perhaps earlier. While now used for peaceful, decorative purposes, chainmaille today is a wonderful technique to create beautiful, intricate jewelry.
This introductory, immediate-gratification project teaches some chainmaille basics, as a platform to further explore myriad of techniques. Love it? Then you’re sure to have fun creating the Six-in-One Chainmaille Bracelet and the Four-in-One Chainmaille Earrings.
Designer: Bead Culture
Difficulty Level: Easy Beginner