If you want to shorten your chain, you can use a bead splicing tool to reconnect the chain together after you shorten it. Using a bead splicing tool will not require the use of a chain connector (which could cause trouble when passing through the head of your window shade).
- Cut your beaded chain to the length that you desire.
- Use the bead splicing tool to reconnect your chain together (video below).
You can purchase a bead splicing tool by clicking here.