Learn to make fabulous gifts for the holidays. Design a set around a theme by using charms, or use colors that will let your guests identify their beverage glasses with style!
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Grasp the jump ring on either side of the opening with two pairs of chain nose pliers.
Open the jump ring by moving one side towards you and the other side away from you.
Hook a charm into your jump ring.
To close your jump ring, grasp the jump ring on either side of the opening with two pairs of chain nose pliers.
Move the sides of the jump ring back and forth, moving the two sides closer together.
Continue moving the pliers back and forth until the sides of the jump ring are touching and the jump ring is closed.
Slide several of the beads on the beading hoop.
Slide your charm onto the beading hoop.
Slide several more beads onto the beading hoop.
Using your chain nose pliers, grasp a small amount of the wire at the end of your beading hoop.
Bend the wire up at a right angle.
To hook the wine marker around the stem of your wine glass, insert the end of the wire into the loop of the beading hoop.
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