Chain maille tools and kits

Chain Maille Tools, pliers to open and close your chain maille jump rings securely. You will need two pairs of pliers to open and close chain maille rings for your chain maille jewellery designs. You can use bent and standard chain nose pliers, or flat nose and standard chain nose pliers as you will need one pair to hold the rings and the other to open or close them. When working, be careful not to hold the rings too tightly with the pliers as they can mark the wire. It is also advisable to have a beading awl and bead mat when creating chain maille jewellery.