Single-strand necklaces are normally finished with fold-over crimps.
Multistrand necklaces are normally finished with cones or bullet ends (to hide knots).
For pendants: Jump rings and split rings sliding back and forth might fray rattail.
When hanging heavy pendants from rattail, consider using necklace bails or necklace tubes.
Specials Orders Welcome!
We can special-order almost any color in any weight (including colors that we have discontinued). Rattail special orders take approximately three to six weeks. Shipping is charged on special order items. Minimum order quantity is one full spool of size #1, #2 or #0. No returns on special orders.
Size #1 standard-weight Rattail. Approximately 2mm cord on 137-yard spools. Satin-like cord for necklaces. 65% rayon, 35% cotton. Create a needle end by adding glue, then rolling the tip to a point. Rattail special orders take 3-4 weeks. No returns on special orders.