Happy as a ClamShell Tip

Here’s a clamshell tip for you – how to use clamshell tips to finish your jewelry! A clamshell tip is a folding pair of half domes, with a loop, that you use to create a nice, clean, finished end on your jewelry. They have been around for a long time, and you will see them a lot on old pearl necklaces, for instance. However, they are very versatile and you can use them in lots of places you want a nice, tidy end. What you can’t see in these pictures, and is the secret to using them, is that at …