A bead is just a bead until you frame it. Just like a painting needs just the right frame to be truly appreciated, a bead needs the right cap.
Here are some I love:
These are really great on hatpins. I LOVE to make hatpins, I can sit for hours making them. They intrigue people....when I did shows, I always took a huge basket I'd made into a large pincushion and FILLED it with them. I always put it under a light so that the glass beads would sparkle. We never came home from those shows with many hatpins.
Here's a link to a hatpin kit in case you're interested:
These thimble style bead caps are ALWAYS a hit:
And our acorn style go fast...so versatile!
Filigree always works for me. Here are some faves in Old Rose Ox plating:
Wanna see some more? We have over SEVENTY!! styles at B'sue Boutiques
Here's the Bead Caps Section:
Why not check out our awesome vintage style filigree beads while you're visiting?