A bead is a small, decorative object that is pierced for threading or stringing. As an alternative to piercing, plastic beads may be Moulded Onto a Thread during manufacturing; these MOT beads are often used for the throw necklaces worn at Mardi Gras. Beads range in size from under a millimeter to over a centimeter or sometimes several centimeters in diameter. Glass, plastic, and stone are probably the most common materials, but beads are also made from bone, horn, ivory, metal, shell, pearl, coral, gemstones, polymer clay, metal clay, resin, synthetic minerals, wood, ceramic, fiber, paper, and the seeds of the Bead tree and other trees. A pair of beads made from Nassarius shells that are approximately 100,000 years old are thought to be the first known examples of jewellery.
Beadwork is the craft of making things with beads. Beads can be woven together with specialized thread, strung onto thread or wire, or adhered to a surface (e.g. fabric, clay)... more
Beadaholique | Feed Your Need to Bead
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:26:00 GMT
New Products. New Nunn Design Winter Collection; More New Czech Glass Beads; New Exclusive Beadaholique Kits: Gemstone Memory Wire Bracelets Visit
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:45:00 GMT
Product Features The best beads for the best prices directly from the Czech Republic! Visit
Shipwreck Beads - The World's Largest Selection of Beads!
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:00:00 GMT
Shipwreck Beads offers the World's Largest Selection of Beads, in addition to a HUGE selection of beading accessories, jewelry making supplies, and beading books. Visit
Fire Mountain Gems and Beads - Wholesale Beads and Jewelry ...
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:03:00 GMT
America's favorite beads and beading supplies since 1973. Largest selection of beads and jewelry making supplies at wholesale prices. Visit
Beading & Jewelry Supplies at the Beads Factory
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 03:25:00 GMT
Buy Beads, Jewelry Supplies, Beading Tools, Swarovski Crystal Beads, Rhinestones and much more at wholesale prices. Fast Shipping & Friendly service. Visit the Beads ... Visit
China Wholesale Jewelry Beads and Jewelry Making Supplies ...
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:43:00 GMT
Buy china Wholesale Beads and Fashion Jewelry items on beads.us Visit
Beads & Jewelry Supplies | Artbeads.com - Swarovski Crystal ...
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:11:00 GMT
Best selection of beads and jewelry-making supplies with Free Shipping and Free Returns. Leading supplier of Swarovski Visit
Jewelry Beads - Beads for Jewelry Making | Jo-Ann
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:04:00 GMT
Shop beads for jewelry making online at Jo-Ann. Find jewelry beads in a wide variety of colors and types. Jo-Ann: your jewelry making supplies stop. Visit
PandaHall - Wholesale Beads, Jewelry Findings, Supplies for ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:10:00 GMT
Big saving on 200,000+ quality loose beads wholesale. Buy cheap jewelry findings, beading supplies for jewelry making in various shapes, colors and mediums, as well ... Visit
Beads - Jewels | Michaels Stores
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 05:59:00 GMT
Find beads at Michaels Stores. Shop online or visit a store near you today! Visit
» Results provided by 'RSS Feed for MSN Search'