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« on: April 21, 2012 03:03:49 PM »

I acquired them years ago in a big bead mix that I bought. Now I'd like to get some more so I can use them for necklaces etc, but I have no idea what they might be called, in order to search for them. Anyone have any ideas/suggestions?





They're quite small, maybe less than half a cm diameter on the circular bit.

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« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2012 09:44:01 PM »

Not sure - my first thought is that they are a shank backing for making buttons?
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2012 10:03:58 PM »

They look like button shank blanks, for making your own buttons with beads, etc.  http://www.bsueboutiques.com/item/Button-Shanks-4695    Like these
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« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2012 06:53:17 AM »

Thanks for the pointers guys, it does indeed look like that's what they are. Now off to trawl Etsy for the particular type I want lol Smiley

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