You can make elegant ornaments using paper. Paper jewelry has a high demand on these days, and if you make a good variety of designs, you can easily sell it.
Paper strips come in different size. You can buy colorful bundles or the same color in plastic bags. They are light weight, so we can easily roll, glue and make different shapes.
The paper strips will be available in 2mm,3mmm,5mm and 7mm width.
Slotted quilling tool
Slotted end quilling tool helps you to roll paper strips easily when you create quilling shapes.
Quilling mini mold
This mini mold is the perfect for 3- Dimensional shaping. It helps to form flat, tight coils into 3-D domes.
It is a very helpful tool for making paper Jhumka.
Create a fine or coarse crimped paper strip with just a turn of the knob.
The Quilling Comb creates beautiful cascading loops and patterns with paper strips.
This stacked quilling form helps me to create paper circles fast . You can make it yourself. Here is the tutorial.
This cutter cuts and trims wires as well as most jewelry findings and heads and eye pins.
Pliers are great for opening and closing jump rings, closing bead tips and crimping in tight places.
Whenever we make a coil or a quilling shape , we need to secure its edges using glue. You need a white liquid glue for that.
Other Jewelry findings
Other than these quilling tools, we need some Jewelry findings to make paper jewelry.
Here I listed some of the basic materials to make paper jewelry.
1. Jump rings
2.Open eye pins
3. Bead Caps
5. Head Pins
8.Ear backs .
You can also use different beads and stones to decorate your paper ornaments.
Where to Buy Quilling Supplies?
You can start making simple ornaments as soon as you have the tools and materials. You can find them at almost any department store or on Amazon ( See Quilling and Jewellery making accessories in India).
Here I created a list of quilling materials that I personally use and recommend.
Here I created a video on basic quilling tools and materials.