Gluing on a Bail

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Any flat object, such as a stone or cabochon, can be turned into a pendant with a glue-on bail.
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Step 1

Pick the component you would like to glue a bail onto the back of. We chose a heart shaped molded resin piece.

Step 2

Place a small drop of an adhesive onto the top center of the back of the molded resin piece. We chose to use E6000.

Step 3

Place the glue back bail of your choice over the adhesive at the top center of the molded resin piece.

Step 4

Firmly press the bail onto the back of the piece.

Step 5

Allow the adhesive to dry. E6000 will be fully dry in a minimum of 24 hours. The drying time of your piece may vary depending on the adhesive you decide to use.

Step 6

Congratulations! You have now created a pendant using a glue on bail.

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