Step 1: Tools
-Steel block or jewelers anvil
Step 2: Materials
-20 gauge sterling silver wire
-10mm jump rings
-4mm jump rings
I suggest practicing any of these with copper wire before using the sterling silver simply so you don't waste materials.
Step 3: Making Eyelets - Part 1
1. Cut several pieces of 5 inch wire. (I suggest an even number of pieces)
2. Find the center of each wire piece with the wider part of your round-nosed pliers and bend it down to form a "U" shape.
Step 4: Eyelets - Part 2
Step 5: Eyelets - Part 3
Step 9: Eyelets - Finishing Notes
I love the look of these uneven pearls
Step 10: Cages - Part 1
2. Gripping the wire with the end of your round-nosed pliers, curl the tip around.