Rachels repair Shop

Rachel's Repair shop

Here are a selection of free demonstrations on repairing, upcycling and restyling your costume jewellery. The videos are originally broadcast through my facebook page Beadsbyverchiel. 

I am a small business based in Swindon and offer a jewellery repair service to costume jewellery such as restringing, changing clasps, lengthening, shortening and pearl knotting. Please feel free to contact me for a free quotation. Further details are shown below.


Service offered to repair your Costume jewellery

We can give your beloved Costume Jewellery a new lease of life from general design changes/alternations, complete re string of necklace and bracelets, pearl knotting to replacement earring hooks.

Here are some guide prices, which may vary depending on the alternations/repairs required and additional costs apply for replacement sterling silver fastening:-

Re string of elasticated bracelet £5

Re string of standard 18 inch necklace £12

Pearl knotting standard 18 inch necklace £22

Please note that we do not offer a soldering service or prong setting for rings.

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📌Replace a broken clasp on a necklace or bracelet.
📌Add a magnetic clasp to your jewellery for easy wear.

Learn how to string or restring your necklace using tigertail or beadalon beading wire, crimp beads and grimp. 

In this repair shop I show you have to transform a pair of clip on earrings into pierced earrings.

Also demonstrating what you can do when you left with one single pierced earring and convert it into a pendant. 

In this video I demonstrate how to replace your current watch strap with a new stretch bracelet.  Great for upcycling and restyling your watches. 

Another charity shop transformation! See how I utilise the different components to make a new pendant and bracelet. This video also teaches you how to form loops on head pins and how to restring a stretch bracelet. 

We all love a bargain dont we and you can certainly find them in your local charity shops.  In this video, see how I transform this £1.99 charity shop necklace into a bracelet with matching earrings and still lots of beads left.  

See how to professionally restring and make dangle earrings. 

In this video, I demonstrate how to replace missing diamante stones in your costume jewellery, giving you tips and tricks along the way.