Head Pins

Explore our diverse range of head pins, including flat head pins, ball head pins, and eye pins, available in various sizes. Crafted in sterling silver, 9ct, 14ct, and 18ct gold, these head pins are essential for a range of jewellery making projects. Ideal for creating earrings, pendants, and other decorative elements, our head pins offer both functionality and elegance to your creations.

Head Pins for Every Jewellery Making Design

Our head pins are designed to cater to a wide array of jewellery making needs. Whether you’re crafting intricate earrings or adding details to bracelets and necklaces, these pins provide the perfect foundation. Available in a ranger of jewellery alloys and styles, they are versatile tools for both professional jewellers and hobbyists.

Frequently Asked Questions

Jewellery making head pins are long, straight pieces of wire with a head at one end, used in creating various jewellery pieces. The head, which can be a flat head, ball, or eye, prevents beads or accents from slipping off the wire.

Head pins are integral in making components like earrings, charms, and pendants, allowing for beads and other elements to be securely attached.

Different types of jewellery head pins have various uses in jewellery making:

  • Flat Head Pins: Ideal for preventing beads with larger holes from slipping off. They provide a simple, minimalistic stopper at the end of the pin, suitable for creating earrings, pendants, and charms.

  • Ball Head Pins: Add a decorative element with their ball-shaped stopper. They are perfect for adding a touch of elegance to dangle earrings and charms, where the ball end can be a visible part of the design.

  • Eye Pins: Feature a loop or 'eye' at one end, making them great for connecting components in jewellery. They can be used to link different elements together, such as in multi-strand bracelets or necklace designs.

Head pins can be used for a variety of jewellery projects, including:

  • Earrings: Create dangle earrings by attaching beaded head pins to earring hooks.

  • Charms: Use head pins to make charms for bracelets or necklaces.

  • Decorative Elements: Add beaded head pins to necklaces or bracelets as decorative elements.

  • Cluster Pendants: Group several beaded head pins together to form a cluster pendant.