Letter slide charms allow you to create bracelets with your name, lovers name or any other person. You can also create a bracelet that has the name of your favorite pet. There are many places both online and offline where you can buy the charms.
The charms are made from different materials. For example, there are some that are made from gold while others are made from silver. There are also others that are made from metal, shell, ceramic, wood, bone and even glass!
As mentioned, you can use the charms to write almost anything on your bracelet. The only thing that can limit you is your imagination.
How to Make a Charm Bracelet
You should start by designing the bracelet that you want. For example, you can attach gold slider charms on a silver chain. You can also attach silver charms on a gold chain. The sole purpose of designing your bracelet is to have an idea of the charms that you need to purchase.
After you have created your design, your next step should be to choose the bracelet chain. You can buy any chain that you like; however, the best one to go for is a finished bracelet that comes with an already attached clasp. For ideal results you should go for a chain that matches the charms that you are planning of buying. To give your bracelet an excellent look, you should choose a chain that has the ability of accommodating dangling charms.
Choosing your charms is the next thing that you should do. As rule of thumb you should go with charms that fit your personality. To make your work easy, you shouldn’t work with so many charms. Experts recommend that you should start working with at least ten charms to create the basic design. After you have completed the basic design you can now go ahead and add more charms.
If you are wondering how to put the charms on the chain, you only need to attach jump rings to the charms. As rule of thumb it should be one jump ring for each charm. All you need to do is to use your pliers or tweezers to open the jump ring and slide in the charm.
This is what you need to know about letter slide charms for bracelet making. To create a great name you need to invest your time and concentration in it.