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Efco Anodised Aluminium Wire

MO_ringstarter_TsmallNew from Efco, our range of anodised aluminium wires, available in over 20 different colours and varying textures. Soft and easy to bend, Efco’s anodised aluminium wire is perfect for creative jewellery making and hundreds of craft uses. The wires are supplied in two thicknesses: 1 & 2mm diameter  and as 5mm ribbon.

Click here to view a pdf of the range and accessories.

 

 

The photos below show jewellery and other items using Efco’s aluminium wire.
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Another great idea from Efco ….

Efco wire protectors Efco wire protectors

These plastic protectors slide over the ends of pliers to give a bit more grip and prevent damage to jewellery wire or other delicate items. Use a heat-gun or hair-dryer to shrink the protector onto the pliers.

The protectors are supplied as a set of four 10cm lengths in three different diameters: 3.2mm, 4.8mm, 6.4mm (x2)

 

Floods in Germany

Hochwasser in Bayern

You may have seen in the news reports on the flooding in Germany over the weekend.

Although the the Pfalz region didn’t seem too badly hit – other than a very full and turbulent river Rhine and a lot of waterlogged fields, the rain has caused problems at Efco’s local exchange and they are without internet and phones. Communication is limited to a  single fax line and various mobiles!

The latest information we have from Efco is that the phonelines are still out of action, but should be working again tomorrow (5th June)

Image courtesy www.thelocal.de

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Efco Papp Art Letters in the West End!

Efco Papp Art Letters

Efco Papp Art Letters

 

Efco Papp Art letters hit London’s West End!
Selfridges feature Papp art letters in the window display of their Oxford street store.

Jewellery Making with Efcolor

Jewellery making is still proving very popular among crafters. If you haven’t considered Efcolor Low Melt Enamelling as an addition to your jewellery making range then check it out. The Ideal World shows have created a lot of interest in this range – if you missed them, here’s a video to show you the basics of enamelling. At the end of the video you find some examples of what can be achieved with this great product!

Craft Hobby + Stitch International

 

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Efco stand CHSI show feb 13

 

It’s that time of year again!

We’re at the CHSI show from Sunday 17th – Tuesday 19th Feb.

The booth is built and we look forward to welcoming you on

Stand G25

For more information about the show visit www.chsi.co.uk