Inspiration and Project Maps
These are fun ideas for projects, but they aren't (yet) available as kits. Instead of waiting months
(years?) until I find the time to kit them, I'd rather post the ideas and ring sizes now.
Are you making a specific project from a specific magazine? I've started a list of good sizes
for all the projects that I run across. Please
let me know if I'm missing one that should be on
These are the ring sizes that I've been using for years and years. My ultimate goal is to show
pictures of weave samples in the "best" ring size for every wire gauge that I offer. That's a lot
of sample chains and pictures... I've made a pretty good start, but there's still a long way to go.
If there are any weaves that you'd like to see before the others, just
send me email.
I'll eventually have sample pictures of all the good chains in millimeter
sizes. Right now there's hardly any content (just Full Persian), but I will continue to add...
Color adds a huge new dimension to chainmail. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
And finally, the comprehensive list of all the ring sizes that ought to work well for various weaves.
No pictures here, just lists of sizes. I think you'll find the charts helpful for choosing