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    Museum Pearl Senior Pearl Expert BWeaves's Avatar
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    May 2015
    Orlando, Florida, USA


    I use a discontinued item called Thread Heaven. I think it's more silicon based. I found beeswax gunked up my needles and fabric and attracted dirt. I don't use either when beading though. Only for basic handsewing.

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    First-graft Pearl Senior Guide Member Abi's Avatar
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    Mar 2017
    Arizona as of 9/2017


    Thank you for the tip simply adorned! PD, I always appreciate your wisdom . I think, since I've used the beeswax for making ni'ihau jewelry, I transitioned the same jewelry making with Pearls.
    I guess the way my scissors cut it, it slightly fray so I wax
    "The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too."-Vincent Van Gogh

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