Glossaries, T

Twisted wire

Twisted wire is when two wires are wound around each other to form one rope-like wire. The twisted wire can be used on its own, or it can be used as an embellishment in rings or around frames. 

Twisted wire ring
Solitaire ring with a twisted wire band.
Rose gold twisted wires in a three-tone sleeve ring.

After twisting, the wire can be pulled through a draw plate, or rolled flat or square through a roller, to further alter the ‘look’ of the twisted wire.

Round twisted wire that has been rolled square.