Gold 6mm Domed Headpin

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US$30.00US$33.00 ex. Vat

Solid gold 6mm domed headpin necklace setting for your clients’ elements such as breastmilk, hair, cremation ashes, placenta and umbilical cord. As used by Nikki at Tree of Opals!

Please note the sizing info in the description below!

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12mm Sphere Mould

12mm sphere mould for making pearls. Handmade silicone mould with pouring spout for overflow. Ideal for making pearls with resin, polymer clay or concrete. You can include your clients' elements or inclusions such as breastmilk, lock of hair, umbilical cord and placenta or cremation ashes.

Perfect for use with our handmade 6mm domed headpins.

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Solid gold 6mm domed headpin made of solid 9ct yellow gold. 6cm length 0.7mm wide headpin with a shiny domed base, this looks like a mushroom and is perfect for setting fully drilled spheres made from our sphere moulds (click here). The 6mm domed base is large enough to cover the sanding area from the pouring spout on most of our spheres, or at least most of it. We always recommend you get a finish as perfect as possible on your sphere before fully drilling.

Solid gold headpin
teal ashes orb with rose gold 9ct domed headpin. Mermaid teal resin sparkle mix, shown without a chain or dangle charm setting

You can include a necklace chain for your customer. We recommend Cooksongold or Rio Grande. This will give you everything you need for a beautiful sphere necklace for your clients. You can buy a gold polishing cloth from us here!

How to Use A Gold 6mm Domed Headpin

You can read our full blog here on making a forget me not pearl here with all the links for the products you’ll need to make one. You can use UV resin or epoxy resin (epoxy will take a day or two to cure) and will need to fully drill the sphere. Insert the headpin then use wire wrapping to form a loop. Here’s the YouTube tutorial video on creating an orb necklace with a forget me not

Here is a tutorial video with a little more detail on creating a loop. Don’t forget to make the loop large enough to fit in your necklace chain. You can practice with some inexpensive silver plated headpins like these before using ours with your clients’ precious elements

Gold 6mm Domed Headpin

6mm wide domed base, 6cm long headpin in 0.7mm wide wire. Made of solid 9ct yellow gold, not hallmarked or stamped due to small size.


375 Solid 9ct Gold and Hallmarking Exemption

The gold in these settings is 375 rose or yellow gold, which is 100% recycled. Please see our blog on Types of Gold Jewellery Settings which explains the care instructions for the gold and the metal content. These pretty headpins are made 100% by hand from gold sheet and wire with 9ct yellow gold solder. You can advertise these as solid gold without a UK hallmark as they are under 1g gold.

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Weight N/A

6mm x 60mm x 0.8mm

precious metal


1 review for Gold 6mm Domed Headpin

  1. Louise Quick (verified owner)

    A beautiful and well made item, really looking forward to making a beautiful breastmilk orb with this setting.

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