How To Twist Wire For Picture Holding!

posted on January 20, 2010 by  |  posted under Crafting
How To Twist Wire For Picture Holding

wire-6This is a tutorial on how to twist wire to hold pictures.  It’s easy to do.  I just thought pictures would explain it better!

The wire:

Just make sure it’s a firm wire.  The gage is not that big of a difference.  I’d choose the cheapest one you can find…just make sure it’s not ‘floppy’

I got this wire at Lowe’s {bottom shelf…near the nails and screws}

1.  Grab the end of the wire with needle nose pliers.

wire-42.  Twist.


3.  Pull off the wire.wire-24.  Squish it down

5.  Easy picture holders!

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How To Twist Wire For Picture Holding

  1. March 9th, 2010 at 3:24 pm
    Hollie P says:
    what size if craft wire do you use?
    • March 9th, 2010 at 3:47 pm
      Alison says:
      It is wire from the hardware store. It is cheaper and you get a lot more!!! I don't know the exact size. I just chose one that was stiff. Thanks!
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