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Metal findings

Metal findings 

Findings for Jewelry Making

Metal findings are essential elements for creating original and personalized jewelry. They allow you to make various designs and add style to your creations. There are different types of metal findings, such as rings, clasps, end caps, chains, earring findings, etc.

These metal findings come in various colors and finishes, such as silver, gold, bronze, or copper. You can choose the metal findings that best suit your preferences and needs. Metal findings are easy to use and can be combined with other materials like beads, gemstones, or pendants. With metal findings, you can create unique and original jewelry pieces that reflect your personality.

All the metal findings for jewelry from France Perles are guaranteed nickel and lead-free to prevent any allergic reactions while wearing them. We meticulously select the findings based on the precision of details and the quality of craftsmanship.


  • Bails

    Metal Bails for Fantasy Jewelry Making

    What is a bail?

    A bail, also known as a pendant attachment, is a jewelry component that allows you to suspend a pendant or a charm on a necklace, a bracelet, or other types of jewelry. It typically consists of a hook or a ring at one end, and a support at the other end to hold the pendant or charm in place. The bail can be made from various materials such as stainless steel, sterling silver, gold filled, and gold plated, etc.

    Discover also our jewelry findings in 304 stainless steel, 925 silver, 14K Gold filled, 14K Rose Gold filled, and gold plated findings to assist you in handmade jewelry creation.

  • Rings

    Metal Rings for Timeless Jewelry Creation

    Discover our collection of adjustable and non-adjustable metal rings to customize. You can create simple and unique rings. Simply choose the color and size of the bead that suits you and will match the ring.

    Also explore our rings in other materials: in 14K Gold filled, in 14K Rose Gold filled, in 925 silver and gold-plated, you will find the ring that suits you!

  • Bridge spacers

    Metal Barrettes for the creation of personalized jewelry

    What is a bridge spacer for creating costume jewelry?

    A metal barrette allows you to create three-strand necklaces or bracelets while keeping the rows of beads/chain neatly in place. You can pair them with multi-strand clasps to achieve a beautiful finish on your jewelry creations.

    Discover our jewelry findings in stainless steel 304, 14K Gold filled, 925 silver, 14K Rose Gold filled, and gold-plated findings to assist you in handmade jewelry creation.

  • Rings

    Metal Rings for Durable Jewelry Design

    Discover all our high-quality 925 silver jump rings necessary for your jewelry creations! A wide variety of ring sizes and shapes for your creative ideas: Open rings or closed/welded, hammered or smooth, round, drop-shaped, or triangular!

    Looking to create costume jewelry?

    These metal jump rings are essential for all costume jewelry creators. With jewelry pliers, you can easily open these rings to connect the different elements of your creations (clasps, charms, or chain) to finish a necklace or bracelet. It is important to always have rings suitable for your jewelry creation projects at hand. Use our large metal rings as an intermediate or charm to create even more unique jewelry!

    Do you have a preference for gold jewelry? Discover without delay our jewelry findings in 14K Gold Filled, 14K Rose Gold Filled, and gold-plated findings that will satisfy your creative desires!

  • Earrings

    Metal Earrings for Creating Original Jewelry

    Discover our selection of metal earrings including: ear hooks, ear studs, hoops, and French hooks. Our half-finished metal earrings are essential elements for creating quality earrings! You will find earrings in various sizes, as well as ear nuts to secure the earrings in place. For those without pierced ears, we also offer clip-on earrings in various styles.

  • Charms

    Metal charm for jewelry creation

    A charm is a small decorative element used in the creation of costume jewelry. It is usually attached to a bracelet, necklace, or earrings using an open ring or an extension chain. You can also connect the charm to an open ring to add a personal touch to your creations.

  • Brooches

    Metal Brooches for Fancy Jewelry Creation

    These metal brooches will be perfect for adding a touch of style to outfits by incorporating embroideries or charms.

  • Chandeliers and Knot Covers

    Chandeliers and Knot Covers in metal for the creation of Costume Jewelry

    A knot cover in metal is an accessory used to finish jewelry made from threads or cords, such as bracelets and necklaces. It is usually a small tube- or disk-shaped piece used to hide the knots that hold the elements of the jewelry together.

    These small findings are intended for creating earrings or long necklaces by serving as spacers.

  • Pins

    Rods & Pins in Metal for DIY Jewelry Making

    Discover our range of Pins and in metal, to use for creating charms or pendants. Here you will find pins and ball head rods, flat head rods or open ring head rods of different lengths and diameters, to make your own personalized charms or spacers.

    What is a pin/rod for jewelry?

    A rod or a pin for jewelry is used to make jewelry, especially earrings. These findings are typically made of a metal rod with a flat or decorative end (the head) to hold the stone in place, while the rod is inserted into the stone and secured to the base of the jewelry piece. The heads of jewelry pins can also be decorated in various ways to add an additional aesthetic touch to the finished piece of jewelry.

    Discover our individual stones to assist you in creating handmade jewelry.

  • Bead caps

    Metal Bead Caps to Decorate Your Beaded Jewelry

    Discover our selection of Metal Bead Caps to decorate or secure your beads on your jewelry! You will find filigree bead caps, openwork designs, embellished with rhinestones, or intricate patterns for an original look.

    What is a Bead Cap?

    Metal bead caps are jewelry accessories used to securely hold round beads when the drill holes are too large. They are generally dome-shaped and circular, with one or more holes to accommodate a pin, wire, or chain. Their hollow part can hold a cultured pearl or a natural stone, and they are often used as decorative elements for beaded jewelry.

    Discover our cultured pearls and round natural stone beads that you can pair with our metal bead caps to create bracelets or necklaces of beads.

  • End caps and clasps

    End caps, Metal findings for your jewelry finishes

    Explore our catalog of End caps and Metal findings for your jewelry finishing needs. Discover our end caps for leather cords & strings, our pinch clasps for laces, or our end caps for knot covers, to perfect your jewelry ends!

    What is a jewelry end cap?

    The metal end cap is a crucial element for finishing the ends of wires or chains used in jewelry making. It is typically characterized by a welded ring on one side and a hollow or empty shape on the other, allowing for easy insertion of a cord, a chain, or a crimp bead. End caps are essential for creating necklaces, bracelets, and earrings, ensuring the quality and durability of the final piece of jewelry.

    Discover our jewelry findings in 304 stainless steel, 14K Gold filled, 925 sterling silver, 14K Rose Gold filled, and gold-plated findings to assist you in your handmade jewelry creations.

  • Pendants

    Stamped Metal & Filigree Spacers for Creating Unique Jewelry

    Discover our metal stampings in original shapes for your jewelry creations! You can use them as spacers, pendants, or charms for making your handmade jewelry!

    What is a metal stamping?

    A metal stamping is a crucial tool for creating costume jewelry. It is a piece of metal cut and shaped between two dies that creates a raised engraving when struck with a hammer and punch. This tool is used to personalize metals by inscribing words, images, or patterns, adding a unique and personal touch to each created piece of jewelry.

    Discover our jewelry findings in 304 stainless steel, 925 silver, 14K Gold filled, 14K Rose Gold filled, and gold-plated findings to assist you in creating handmade jewelry.

  • Clasps

    Clasps in Metal for DIY Jewelry Making

    Discover our wide range of metal clasps for achieving a perfect finish on your handmade jewelry! Come explore our various types of clasps, ranging from classic lobster clasps and spring clasps to our multi-strand clasps, toggle clasps, and barrel clasps.

    What is a clasp?

    A jewelry clasp is a mechanical device that connects the ends of a piece of jewelry, such as a necklace, bracelet, or chain. It secures the jewelry around the neck, wrist, or ankle, making it easier to wear. Common types of clasps include the lobster clasp, the spring clasp, the T-bar clasp (toggle), and the magnetic clasp.
    Clasps are crucial for maintaining the security and longevity of your jewelry, as they facilitate putting it on and taking it off.

  • Spacers

    Spacer in metal for jewelry making

    Discover our range of Silver Spacer in metal to decorate and separate your beads or connect two pieces of chains/threads to create a unique piece of jewelry! You will find round spacer beads, 2-ring patterned or rhinestone spacers, or even openwork spacers for even more new styles.

    What is a jewelry spacer?

    A classic jewelry spacer or a 2-ring spacer is a small decorative or functional element used to separate and organize beads, stones, or other components of a piece of jewelry. The 2-ring spacer has two loops or attachment rings, connecting two distinct elements or chains of a piece of jewelry like a necklace or bracelet, adding an aesthetic touch and maintaining a distance between the elements, providing structure and stability, and preventing tangling or premature wear of the components.

    Discover our jewelry findings in stainless steel 304, in 14K Gold filled, in 925 silver, in 14K Rose Gold filled, and gold-plated findings to assist you in creating handmade jewelry.

  • Crimp beads

    Crush metal beads for creating unique jewelry

    We offer a variety of metal tubes in different shapes and sizes. Our tubes can be used as spacers or as crush tube beads depending on their length.

    What is a crush tube/bead?

    A crush tube for jewelry is a small metal tube often used to secure jewelry wires, such as bead wires, preventing them from slipping out of the clasp. The tube/bead is placed on the jewelry wire, then the wire is folded and passed through the tube hole. Next, a flat/crushing plier is used to crush the tube, creating a strong and secure connection.

    Discover our knot covers to hide your crush tubes/beads for clean finishes! Watch our tutorial to achieve professional finishes!

  • System

    Bracelets & earring back in metal - nylon chokers for jewelry creation

    Our bracelets, metal clasps - nylon chokers are easy to use. These systems allow you to create your own jewelry for men or women in just a few minutes.

  • Beads and Jewelry Making Accessories Store

    Metal Tubes for Creating Unique Jewelry

    We offer a variety of Metal Tubes in different shapes and sizes. Our tubes can be used as spacers or as crimp tubes depending on their length.

    We provide classic silver crimp tubes or rhodium-plated silver crimp tubes, with different hole diameters for achieving your perfect finishes.

    We also have twisted tubes, spiral tubes, twisted tubes to decorate your unique and personalized bracelet or necklace.

    Discover our knot covers to hide your crimp tubes/beads for clean finishes! Watch our tutorial on achieving professional finishes!

  • Raw brass chains

    Metal chain for creating necklaces, bracelets, or earrings in silver

    Discover our collection of unmounted metal chains in different mesh sizes and styles. You will find chains with cable, oval, bead, flat links, etc. By combining these chains with beads or clasps, you can create unique necklaces, bracelets, or even earrings.

    France Perles offers fine or heavier mesh chains such as gold chains, 925 silver chains, and Gold filled 14K chains.

    For those who prefer to use pre-assembled chains, you can find our choker chains with clasps.

    Our chains are sold by the meter, and if multiple quantities are ordered, the chain will be cut in one piece according to the ordered quantity (subject to availability).