How to use Beads in a sentence
The look on Jessi's face when he'd crushed the red beads disturbed him.
Xander sifted through Ashley's colorful beads, uninterested.
If Brandon and Ashley were around, there would be little messes and beads everywhere.
A strand of wampum, consisting of purple and white shell-beads or a belt woven with figures formed by beads of different colours, operated on the principle of associating a particular fact with a particular string or figure, thus giving a serial arrangement to the facts as well as fidelity to the memory.
Modern Venetian beads are similarly coiled.Advertisement
Beads of baked earth, cylindrical and of all shapes, with smooth or polished surfaces, mostly black and red in colour, were chiefly in use.
Today, she'd give anything just to have Ashley back, no matter how long it took her to fix the vacuum cleaner after it choked on the beads.
The graves at Hallstatt were partly inhumation partly cremation; they contained swords, daggers, spears, javelins, axes, helmets, bosses and plates of shields and hauberks, brooches, various forms of jewelry, amber and glass beads, many of the objects being decorated with animals and geometrical designs.
But Fitzgerald had no honor guard, and no beads.
Gladys waddled downstairs, strung in more beads than the draped back room doorway of a Turkish dope den.Advertisement
Although they were the same shape, they were lighter, like comparing plastic beads to glass ones.
Katie ate her food and water cubes, waiting for Gabriel. She fingered the second necklace he'd given her, not convinced Andre was wrong. The beads felt like plastic, and something about Gabe had changed.
A white desk crammed in a corner was covered with teen magazines, and a box of beads had spilled and scattered a rainbow across the carpet.
Her eyes lingered on Ashley's precious beads.
She grabbed a handful of beads and dumped them into the bin, stopping when the flash of red caught her attention.Advertisement
Struck by an idea, she piled all the beads into the box before unfastening the clasp on Xander's necklace.
Beads of'amber occur with Anglo-Saxon relics in the south of England; and up to a comparatively recent period the material was valued as an amulet.
Beads of amethyst are found in Anglo-Saxon graves in England.
Venetian beads are now sent in large quantities to the various colonies in Africa, and to India, Sumatra and Borneo.
When present in sufficient quantity the five last-named give enamel-white beads; lead oxide in excess gives a yellowish bead.Advertisement
A point of importance as to the prehistoric period was scored by the discovery in the same neighbourhood at Gerzeh by Mr. Wainwright of iron beads on a necklace.
Dingiswayo also encouraged trade and opened relations with the Portuguese at Delagoa Bay, bartering ivory and oxen for brass and beads.
The evidence, however, hardly warrants the abandonment of the simple process of blowing in favour of a process which is so difficult that it may almost be said to be impossible, and of which there is no record or tradition except in connexion with the manufacture of small beads.
Besides the making of vessels of all kinds the factories of Murano had for a long period almost an entire monopoly of two other branches of the art - the making of mirrors and of beads.
The making of beads was probably practised at Venice from a very early period, but the earliest documentary evidence bearing on the subject does not appear to be of earlier date than the 14th century, when prohibitions were directed against those who made of glass such objects as were usually made of crystal or other hard stones.Advertisement
In the 16th century it had become a trade of great importance, and about 1764 twenty-two furnaces were employed in the production of beads.
Towards the end of the same century from 600 to 1000 workmen were, it is stated, employed on one branch of the art, that of ornamenting beads by the help of the blow-pipe.
The principal administrative departments are those already named, whose beads form the presidents cabinet.
In many other cases, however, the grave contained nothing except a small knife and a simple brooch or a few beads.
These men were specially Service trained at Dehra Dun in the work of surveying, and entered Tibet with a strong wooden box with a specially concealed secret drawer for holding observing instruments, .a prayer wheel with rolls of blank paper instead of prayers in the barrel on which observations might be noted, and lamaic rosaries by the beads of which each hundred paces might be counted.Advertisement
The ornaments are beads, earrings, brooches, rings, bracelets, &c., thickly studded with precious stones.
The variegated glass beads belonging to Italy were greatly used in Egypt in Roman times, and are like those found elsewhere.
Beads were made by winding thin threads of glass on copper wires, and the greater contraction of the copper freed the bead when cold.
Roman glass beads are always drawn out, and nicked off hot, with striation Iengthways; except the large opaque variegated beads which are coiled.
In the XXIIIrd Dynasty beads of a rich transparent Prussian blue glass were made, until the XXVIth.Advertisement
There are five kinds of currency in the islands, consisting of beads of glass and enamel, to which a supernatural origin is ascribed.
Thus in England in the 16th century it took the form of a direction to the people what to remember in "bidding their beads."
The term wampum or wampum-peage was apparently applied to the beads only when strung or woven together.
Thus where six wampum went to the penny, the fathom consisted of 360 beads; but where four made a penny, as under the Massachusetts standard of 1640, then the fathom counted 240.
The beads were at first worth more than five shillings per fathom, the price at which they passed current in 1643.Advertisement
In this sect, children are solemnly admitted to full membership at the early age of four, and even two, years of age, when a rosary, or necklace, of 108 beads of basil (tulsi) wood is passed round their necks, and they are taught the use of the octo-syllabic formula Sri-Krishnah saranam mama, " Holy Krishna is my refuge."
The stories that he told grew in their passage from mouth to mouth until the Spaniards believed that in the north were cities " very rich, having silversmiths, and that the women wore strings of gold beads and the men girdles of gold."
In the second stage, implements of true bronze (9 to io% tin) become common; painted pottery of buff clay with dull black geometrical patterns appears alongside the red-ware; and foreign imports occur, such as Egyptian blue-glazed beads (XIIth-XIIIth Dynasty, 2500-2000 B.C.),1 and cylindrical Asiatic seals (one of Sargon I., 2000 B.C.).2 In the third stage, Aegean colonists introduced the Mycenaean (late Minoan) culture and industries; with new types of weapons, wheel-made pottery, and a naturalistic art which rapidly becomes conventional; gold and ivory are abundant, and glass and enamels are known.
Primitive religions are like so many similar beads on a string; and the concern of the student of comparative religion is at this stage mainly with the nature of the string, to wit, the common conditions of soul and society that make, say, totemism, or taboo, very much the same thing all the savage world over, when we seek to penetrate to its essence.
Jewelled bazubands, containing talismans, are often worn on the upper arm, while among the lower orders and south Persian or Arab women nose-rings are not uncommon, and bangles or anklets of beads.Advertisement
His notice of "Baily's Beads," during an annular eclipse of the sun on the 15th of May 1836, at Inch Bonney in Roxburghshire, started the modern series of eclipse-expeditions.
In the upper chamber, about half-way between the centre of the base and the apex, was a single skeleton, adorned with beads, copper bracelets and plates of mica; in the lower chamber, directly under the upper and partly in the natural earth, were two skeletons, one adorned with beads and the other without ornament.
The industries include machine shops, breweries, and the manufacture of spirits, linen, damask, cloth, hosiery, beads and leather.
Antimony compounds when heated on charcoal with sodium carbonate in the reducing flame give brittle beads of metallic antimony, and a white incrustation of the oxide.
The hard haematite is occasionally cut and polished as an ornamental stone, and certain kinds have been made into beads simulating black pearls.Advertisement
Within the Chalk ring, and at the base of the steep escarpment, there is a low terrace of the Upper Greensand, seldom so much as a mile in width, but in most places crowded with villages scarcely more than a mile apart, and ranged like beads on a necklace.
The linen dresses of women are fastened by a long sash or girdle, wound many times round the waist; the holiday attire being a white gown covered with embroideries, one or more brightly coloured aprons and necklaces of beads or coins.
From the labours of his pupil Miotto sprang that branch of the glass trade which is concerned with the imitation of gems. In the 15th century the first crystals were made, and in the 17th the various gradations of coloured and iridescent glass were invented, together with the composition called " aventurine "; the manufacture of beads is now a main branch of the trade.
Computations are made with it by means of balls of bone or ivory runp ing on slender bamboo rods, similar to the simpler board, fitted up with beads strung on wires, which is employed in teaching the rudiments of arithmetic in English schools.
Indium salts can be recognized by the dark blue colour they give in the flame of the Bunsen burner; and by the white beads of metal and the yellow incrustation formed when heated on charcoal with sodium carbonate.
Dean grabbed the front seat for balance, nearly losing his beads as they joined the flow.
He was amazed at the wild scramble prompted by his tossed offerings, especially the beads.
As long as Ashley didn't play with her beads anytime soon â€¦ Shit, Jessi.
Children can lace soft beads and plastic spacers in a multitude of combinations.
Her rosary beads hang gently down in front of her.
It's a beading machine that feeds a series of assorted beads onto hair for that boho look.
Childrens abacus £ 17.99 US$35.08 E27.88 Wooden abacus with colorful counting beads.
In this activity, students immobilize the lactase in calcium alginate beads held within a small column, over which the milk is passed.
They do include some beautiful purple amethysts and most of the glass beads are a single color, usually red, orange or blue.
In the afternoon I did crafts and I made an anklet out of beads, which rolled all over the floor.
Packaging is usually better than insulation batts, because the beads tend to be smaller which makes it tougher.
They were all dressed up with beads and fabric and they had baubles hanging from their noses.
As well as tiny exfoliating beads, it also contains vitamins A and E to encourage faster cell regeneration.
This is a very cool retro necklace in lovely chunky amber colored glass beads, dating circa 1980.
This is a charming vintage necklace, made up of graduated facetted clear glass beads.
Two parallel rows of opaque white beads are applied around edge.
The design of the embroidery is of flowers and leaves worked in gold thread and the flowers are defined with simulated pearl beads.
Filling consists of 100% polystyrene foam micro beads.
Some of the tin beads are shaped like segmented faience beads.
Materials used include pearls, Swarovski crystals, gemstone beads, and more.
In red with white fur trim and decorated with gold braiding and white small beads.
Different color beads letters for each had three aces anchor ABC carl.
Among the stone beads used in these necklaces were fossil crinoids.
She was panting, and light beads of sweat dripped down between the cleavage of her perfectly-formed perky breasts.
The beads used in the work look almost edible.
Since all beads are a direct emanation from the Divine source, they still carry the Divine spark.
Our range features gorgeous embellishments such as stitching, beads, ribbons and delicate papers.
The beads were made from a ceramic called faience that usually is blue.
A highly fragmentary example from Rochford was accompanied by a string of amber beads some covered with gold leaf.
Masai handicrafts (shields, beads, lances, carved gourds) are available everywhere that tourists roam.
This will be achieved by implanting beads containing the relevant growth factors or pharmacological inhibitors of signaling pathways.
Large ' raindrop ' beads appear in the glass with a rich gold coloring from the refill sherry hogshead.
Studies on the beads suggested they were formed in an asteroid impact, but no corresponding crater was found.
They gave the impression of about 30 luminous beads, arranged in a crescent shape.
These themed packs of beads are a really inspirational start to any creative project.
The enzyme glucose isomerase is immobilized onto beads of calcium alginate in a glass column.
All those soft knobbly beads feel wonderful being rubbed across your skin with a little lube.
Once home Joe asked to play with his Hama maxi beads so we made a few things.
Of interest is the Dynabeads assay, an alternative method for providing CD4 cell counts using anti-CD4 monoclonal antibody-coated magnetic beads.
A handmade necklace featuring coral beads, lapis lazuli beads and sterling silver beads and fittings.
The sensations of cold metal adds to the intense orgasm brought on by quickly pulling these beads out at the point of orgasm.
Two strings of purple beads dangle down from the base of the brace to form a tail, ending in small peacocks ' feathers.
Magnetic beads containing immobilized pepsin have been shown to be most practical.
The product at Blue Bridge Lane appears to have been beads, which would have been an easily saleable commodity.
Fix it to the base unit by bedding the sink onto beads of low modulus silicone.
The face has long, thin eye slits surmounted by three horizontal arches of blue beads indicating eyebrows.
I keep hoping the boys and S will use up some more beads so I can have a splurge.
This could be tiny plastic beads or a gelatin sponge.
The rough beads are made from crushed, fused, recycled glass which results in a slightly irregular shape and wonderfully tactile beads.
These Mercury droplets are tiny silver beads of metal that fall on to a beautiful blond goddess wearing a white toga.
Square shaped silver earrings set with pink tourmaline and 18ct gold beads 19.
The windows which form a special feature of the church are of stone Gothic tracery with Gothic pointed beads filled with lead glazing.
She is represented as a beautiful woman with four arms holding a book, some prayer beads and playing the vina.
A great English retro vintage beaded necklace in deep red plastic beads, dating to circa 1984.
Amber is extensively used for beads and other trivial ornaments, and for cigar-holders and the mouth-pieces of pipes.
If the incrustation be white and readily volatile, arsenic is present, if more difficultly volatile and beads are present, antimony; zinc gives an incrustation yellow whilst hot, white on cooling, and volatilized with difficulty; tin gives a pale yellow incrustation, which becomes white on cooling, and does not volatilize in either the reducing or oxidizing flames; lead gives a lemon-yellow incrustation turning sulphur-yellow on cooling, together with metallic malleable beads; bismuth gives metallic globules and a dark orange-yellow incrustation, which becomes lemon-yellow on cooling; cadmium gives a reddish-brown incrustation, which is removed without leaving a gleam by heating in the reducing flame; silver gives white metallic globules and a dark-red incrustation.
I tumbled off the seat and searched under it until I found my aunt's cape, which was trimmed with large beads.
I pulled two beads off and indicated to her that I wanted her to sew them on my doll.
The beads were sewed in the right place and I could not contain myself for joy; but immediately I lost all interest in the doll.
A day or two afterward I was stringing beads of different sizes in symmetrical groups--two large beads, three small ones, and so on.
Finally I noticed a very obvious error in the sequence and for an instant I concentrated my attention on the lesson and tried to think how I should have arranged the beads.
For a long time I was still--I was not thinking of the beads in my lap, but trying to find a meaning for "love" in the light of this new idea.
Miss Sullivan tried to teach me to count by stringing beads in groups, and by arranging kintergarten straws I learned to add and subtract.
When they tried to teach her to string beads, her little hands fell to her side.
She nodded and began at once to fill the string with wooden beads.
I shook my head and took them all off and made her feel of the two wooden beads and the one glass bead.
She amused herself with the beads until dinner-time, bringing the strings to me now and then for my approval.
Her father looks in at us morning and evening as he goes to and from his office, and sees her contentedly stringing her beads or making horizontal lines on her sewing-card, and exclaims, "How quiet she is!"
At ten we come in and string beads for a few minutes.
I used my little stock of beads, cards and straws at first because I didn't know what else to do; but the need for them is past, for the present at any rate.
The mala is a string of beads used much like a christian rosary.
To keep count of the prayers, rosary beads are used.
Lower part of both sides is decorated with concentric U-shaped rows of glass beads applied in lazy stitch technique on beige thread.
She is wearing a string of blue beads round the neck where further scarification marks or a representation of a necklace are visible.
There are glass beads sold for use in flower arranging, or polished semiprecious stones, or just plastic beads.
When the talkies arrived in the early 30s, the extravagant beads and jewelry of the 20s disappeared as they interfered with the sound.
Do not remove any of the tantalum beads in the Digital section, these provide extra low impedance smoothing.
The apparition threaded the beads of the rosary through her fingers without moving her lips.
The beads rub along the shaft of the penis applying a little pressure at random to perfectly replicate the feel of a real vagina.
He dons a leather neck cord, it has been decorated with alternating colored beads and vampire fangs.
Fill small plastic juice bottles with rocks, sand, bells, or beads, then close the lid tightly.
The designs include flat, curved, rolled, bean bags, wicker baskets, couches and imitations of human furniture filled with polyfill, craft beads, cedar chips or cotton batting.
In fact, it is so popular as a hobby that you can find dozens of bead suppliers, pattern suppliers and how to books on beads and beading.
Read on to discover how to go about this whole business of buying beads.
Beads can be strung together in any number of combinations to create different objects.
Once you have figured out the object or item that you want to create and are clear on the required quantities and types of beads, you can start to acquire the beads.
Beads can be bought from hobby stores, bead shops and design shops, both offline and online.
There is nothing like actually touching and handling beads of various sizes and types to get a feel for the medium.
Unless you have extensive experience at stringing beads or are simply a 'natural' at the craft, you will do well to buy some pattern books.
Beads come in a huge variety of shapes and sizes and styles.
Beads are made from almost any possible material including stone, glass, metal, wood, semi-precious and precious stones.
When selecting beads, look for uniformity in the finishing and the ease of stringing them together as the main factors in your purchase.
Do not go for very expensive varieties of beads in your first project.
Beads are available from a number of manufacturers and hobby resource websites online.
The Beadery has a wide selection of beads of all types, along with project ideas and photographs of finished projects.
Genbead is a good place to find all types of beads and bead projects.
If you're ready to go beyond arts and crafts lessons with your kids and into your own serious hobby, you might be asking yourself, "Now, where can I buy gemstone beads?"
There are so many different types of beads to choose from out there, but you can't go wrong with gemstones if you want to create handmade pieces for yourself or your friends that will stop others in their tracks.
Shop for gemstone beads as a first step once you learn a bit of technique from other, less expensive beads.
Were you wondering if you can actually find those beads loose, ready to be used by the amateur (or expert) jewelry designer?
It should be one of your first stops when searching for gemstone beads online.
They have gemstones drilled all the way through for stringing as well as beads drilled only halfway through, perfect for making stud earrings.
Lima Beads will surprise you with their selection of gemstone beads.
Beads on Sale has an unbelievably beautiful collection of gemstone beads.
Be sure to check out the labradorite beads.
Fire Mountain Gems not only offers an extensive online catalog of all the beads you could possibly hope for, they also can send you a free paper catalog to browse through.
One of the downsides to finding out that it's your passion to work with gemstone beads is finding out the price.
They probably won't break the bank, but it's not as inexpensive as going to Michael's or Hobby Lobby to pick up a big bag of beads for $2.
For example, a sixteen-inch strand of 4mm round garnet beads from Fire Mountain Gems will cost you anywhere from $2.59 to $4.87.
It's easy to get wrapped up in the beauty of semi-precious beads once you finally feel as though you've hit the gemstone bead jackpot.
However, don't forget to take into account the different shapes available-round, tube, oval, star, rondelle, and so on, or the filler beads you may need in between to coax that creation in your mind to life.
In most cases, it's best to get a mix of shapes or at least purchase filler beads along with your gemstone beads.
So when you ask yourself, "Where can I buy gemstone beads?" don't forget to pick up a few extra supplies while you're there.
The stuffing can be polyester fiberfill, polyurethane foam, down, feathers, batting, polystyrene beads, or other material.
Your pillows can be dressed up by using an embellishment such as braided cord trims, beads, tassels, and string fringes.
Modern curved designs and sparkling embellishments like gold thread and beads make quilted throws as much a work of art as your framed artwork.
Transform an old lamp shade by hot gluing a string of beads around the top and bottom rim.
Choose soft velvets or chenille fabrics and embellish with laces, beads and charms.
Not only do you have many materials from which to choose, but the beads that make the curtains come in many sizes, colors and shapes, resulting in a range of effects.
Choose beads in classic shapes such as balls or circles, or go for a funky look with arrow-heads, disco balls, "champagne bubbles," flowers, stars or raindrops.
Delicate, glass beads almost seem to disappear, and while some bamboo curtains can block your vision, they don't provide any insulation against sound.
Another idea is to divide a bedroom that two older children share (small beads could be a health hazard for toddlers).
Hang beaded curtains in windows for a mystical effect; glass beads are especially beautiful as they reflect the light.
Those who follow the philosophy believe that the swishing sound the beads make when someone passes through is soothing.
Also, the beads minimize airflow between spaces, thus capturing positive energy.
String the beads and tie off at the ends to secure.
Many cleansers on the market today have exfoliation beads encased within the cleanser itself.
The beads coat one side of the cloth to gently eliminate dead skin cells, revealing fresh, healthy skin underneath.
The player's expressions, the angle of the ball, even beads of sweat are captured in the perfect shot.
Use small scraps of ribbon and tiny sequins or beads to make birthday candle embellishments for your page.
If you have a broken bracelet or necklace, string the beads and charms with a piece of craft wire to make a unique border for your scrapbook layout.
Jolee's Boutique stickers may include glitter, vellum, wire, beads, rhinestones, or small buttons as part of the design.
Stress balls may be made of squishy foam or filled with various items, such as rice, beans, plastic beads, gel, or sand.
You can buy ribbon, sequins, beads on a string, buttons, appliqués or ruffles, all for very little money, as you can do a basic stitch.
Favors-Favors can include strings of beads in red, black, and white.
There is no middle ground, just wonderful times like beads on a necklace.
They can be adorned with feathers, lace, beads, or even live flowers!
Girls of all ages enjoy creating jewelry out of beads and string, but teenagers can handle smaller, more intricate designs.
Auntie's Beads offers all of the beads, wire, charms, and tools you need to create beautiful beaded jewelry.
You can choose a prom dress with beads, sequins or crystals that will sparkle in the moonlight or lighting at your prom location.
The sides are made from a delicate lace and are detailed with silver sequins and bugle beads.
While the lines are simple, the sweetheart top and fine beads over a white bodice create a stunning look that will have your friends talking about your dress for weeks.
Bows, rhinestones, buckles and beads are all common shoe embellishments.
Standard wedding cake decorations include icing swirls, roses, pearls, beads, or fresh flowers to match the wedding bouquet.
Princess Bride Tiaras offers a wonderful selection of tiaras, including an elegant floral tiara with black Austrian crystal beads.
Available from QVC, black hair-hugger combs have lovely glass and acrylic beads.
Adding very small, simple colored accents to the cake itself, such as small colored rosebuds or beads that blend in with the design pattern.
And unless you want to hang out with the cast of Dynasty, it's probably not going to be smothered with beads, sequins, and/or puffy sleeves to make it scream, "Bride!"
Fill a fish bowl with sand or colored glass beads and add a large silk flower to the center.
A few beads will give added sparkle to the bud vase.
Skip making a crystal wedding tree and instead hang long, large strands of beads from the trees in the area.
There are beads and shirring across the bodice at the empire waist.
Simple dresses can do an excellent job of playing up your beautiful figure and body type without any distractions or bulk from sequins, beads, pearls, lace, or layers of tulle.
To dress up the centerpieces even further, pour glass stones or beads into the hurricane around the candle.
Other comforter sets have fringe trim or beads.
If you go with one of these funky looks, play up the design with faux fur accents, as well as beads and brightly colored lamps.
For an even dressier look, add some small beads, pearls or embroidery to the jacket.
Details-Dresses may or may not have embellishments, such as rhinestones, jewels, crystals, embroidery, pearls or colorful beads.
Formal dresses often feature beads, sequins, cloth-covered buttons, lace, embroidery, or smocking.
Look for styles that are loaded with goodies like ruffled organza overlays, satin underlays, removable flower accents, sequins, beads, and pearls.
Do not add any buttons or beads for facial features to avoid a choking hazard.
Former stripteaser Ann Corio credited Hinda Wassau with inventing the act when forced to shimmy out of a chorus costume that had caught on the beads of the ensemble worn beneath for purposes of a quick change.
Cache-sexe are constructed of a variety of materials including woven fabric, leather, beads, leaves, and metals.
Cowry shells and brass beads ornament and give weight to the fringe.
If it beads, the floor is properly finished.
From craft store beads to junk store jewelry, making your chandelier an eye-popping confection is a way to add a little Hollywood glamour to your décor.
If you're looking for an original piece of jewelry artistry, Me and Ro Jewelry offers pieces with rare precious stones and beads.
These include such materials as untreated flat white and brown diamonds, millennium-aged Tibetan coral beads, rutilated quartz, and hand-picked Brazilian stones.
These chain-style necklaces do not have a pendant or charm, but instead the birthstones or specialized beads are worked directly into the chain.
Lapis lazuli takes different forms in jewelry, including chipped stone necklaces, polished beads and pendants.
Any types of beads can be used for macrame bracelets, but certain types of beads are more popular than others.
The beads should fit smoothly on the cords, and some beads may need larger holes so they can be strung on more than one cord simultaneously.
Beads can be arranged in many ways, including symmetrical patterns or random designs.
Many macrame bracelets use elaborate knots to space out beads or to add additional texture to the design, or the knots may be simple spacers to give uniformity to an eclectic creation.
Many online retailers offer macrame bead bracelets in a range of colors and styles using different cords, beads, and configurations.
Back in the days before a person could head down to the nearest craft store in search of beads, Native Americans made their beads using the materials that the land and sea made available to them.
When a deer was hunted, its meat fed the people, its pelt warmed them and its horns and hooves were carved into beautiful beads to adorn them.
Stones, especially semi-precious gemstones like turquoise, were turned into beads, as were coral and sea shells.
When Europeans and their glass beads arrived on American shores, the natives adopted the beads for use in their jewelry making.
Not only were the beads turned into jewelry, but they were used to brighten up clothing and footwear as well.
Colors, types, of beads, and designs vary, and you can also ask for custom-made bracelets and jewelry as well.
Bead styles include round beads, square beads, diamond shaped beads, and plated round beads, accented with toggle charm clasps.
Hanging Heart Bracelet, with pink beads and dangling silver accented heart charms.
Her jewelry is made with sterling silver and semi-precious stones and beads.
Today crafters and jewelers working with beads have more options than ever before to showcase their work on the web.
To find a specific designer if you don't see what you're looking for here, search using both first and last names, the name of the company, or the specific types of beads the artist works with.
In addition to sterling silver, these bracelets are also available in gold, wood, wood beads, pearl, gem stones or birthstones, porcelain, and enamel medals, discs, or images.
Sizes and shapes of beads are almost endless, from tiny delicate beads to large ornate feature beads, all readily available.
Most artisan jewelers will offer a bespoke service, either making up their existing designs using alternative gemstone beads, or coming up with a new and original design following a set of specifications.
For instance the jeweler may normally buy beads wholesale, therefore the cost of buying a few for a specific project may work out more expensive.
Incorporating unusual shaped beads into a piece of jewelry will provide an interesting focal point.
Faceted stones, cabochons, and beads are all available from reputable jewelry supply stores or gemstone merchants.
The sizes of stones extend from tiny faceted stones of fine color and clarity, to large chunky beads where the stone may be opaque or with inclusions which add to the depth and interest of the bead.
Glass beads make stunning jewelry and the wide variety of shapes and colors means that some unusual items such as a glass seahorse necklace can be found.
Glass beads make an attractive addition to any item of jewelry.
The rich colors reflect light, giving an almost gemlike quality to the beads.
While beads are traditionally round, glass bead artists create wonderful unique beads in a variety of shapes.
The technique of hand forming glass beads is known as lamp or flame working and rods of glass are heated in the flame of a torch until molten and then formed into shapes.
The technique of making beads lends itself to the making of shapes such as seahorses, other sea creatures, and fish.
Matched with blue and green beads they mimic the sea and beach life.
Some bead workers even create seahorses woven from a mass of tiny beads.
The shape also means that the piece of jewelry might be difficult to clean, however washing glass beads in warm soapy water and then rinsing well before drying naturally will help keep the glass sparkling.
Silver looks fantastic when left plain, however can also be set with gemstones or decorated with beads.
Gemstone bracelets can be made from beads, which are intricately strung to produce a stunning item of jewelry, or incorporated into silver or gold designs.
Mothers bracelets can also be made from beads incorporating beads that have been crafted from the relevant gemstones.
Many crystals for instance Swarovski are of the highest quality and look wonderful matched with silver or gold beads.
Mother and daughter bracelets are often personalized with names that are spelled out in alphabet letter beads.
Jewelry designer Mackenzie Miller handcrafts a beautiful mother daughter bracelet set using striking peachy pink colored freshwater pearls and round silver alphabet beads to spell out the chosen names.
Delicately constructed from sterling silver beads, tapering from larger in the middle to smaller at the ends, each bracelet holds half of a beautiful heart charm.
Each lovely bracelet created from 12 sterling silver beads and 16 exquisite freshwater pearls holds a beautiful sterling silver engraved heart charm with a genuine solitaire diamond.
Bracelets of fresh water pearls and sterling silver beads make a delicate combination in this beautiful mother and daughter set.
A matching set of bracelets for mother and daughter featuring cat's eye beads in delicate pastel colors from Personal Creations holds a dangling heart charm and an oval charm engraved with a single letter.
This might include silver and gold, or gemstone beads.
Large bold artificial pearls and glass beads will help to create a stunning look.
A simple choker may complete the outfit or an ensemble of beads may bring some added glamor.
This combination of interchangeable beads and components allows women the opportunity to create their own unique jewelry combinations, having all the fun of creating their own image without needing any specialist jewelry making skills.
One of the most distinctive aspects of Pandora Jewelry is the beads and these are at the heart of the Pandora brand.
The beads are made from a variety of materials including silver, gold, gemstones and glass.
The beads are part of an interchangeable system and this allows the customer to change the order of beads, add new ones or replace old beads at will, without having to take the item of jewelry to a specialist jewelry store or repair shop.
The beads can be mixed and matched to create a variety of styles.
The Pandora collection also includes charms and these act as a lovely complement to the beads.
Rather than the more traditional form of charm necklace or charm bracelet, Pandora charms have been designed to work with the beads and to form part of the Pandora mix and match range.
These charms can then be threaded with beads and formed into lovely jewelry with a strong sentimental attachment.
This is the center part of the necklace or bracelet and is the piece that the beads and charms are threaded on to.
With literally hundreds of components to choose from including beads, charms and clasps, the combination possibilities are almost endless.
The wearer can create their own unique style by choosing beads, charms and other components that have been made from a wide range of materials.
The beads and charms are threaded onto a special patented wire.
There are many different types of charms and beads and the range is constantly changing.
It is possible to create a bracelet using charms or beads which each hold a special meaning.
Special Birthday - a special birthday could be marked with a bracelet made with Pandora charms or beads.
Family and friends can buy special beads or charms that have a significance, or perhaps club together to buy one of the more expensive ones.
As the beads and charms are threaded onto a central wire they are less likely to get caught in clothing or even machinery.
Smooth surfaced beads are less likely to catch on clothing.
Clean beads and charms are more likely to catch and reflect the light and give a more pleasing sparkle.
A bracelet created using Pandora beads and charms is a lovely way to own something unique and special and will provide many happy memories and thoughts for years to come.
Peridot is often found cut into beads and this can make a lovely and versatile gift.
The stone is most often found cut into smooth shapes and in beads.
Colored beads can make a look more casual.
They feature antiqued brass sand dollar sand white mother of pearl coin beads.
When you see a bracelet, necklace, earrings or other items of jewelry which feature highly sparkling crystal beads, the chances are this is Swarvoski crystal.
Swarovski make a range of crystal beads and other items that are often used by jewelers to create special items of jewelry.
The bracelets are created using a mix of Swarovski birthstone crystals, silver or gold beads and other features such as charms.
Beads can be made from birthstones and formed into a birthstones meanings bracelet.
Beads are available in many different shapes and sizes, meaning that there is bound to be the perfect style of bead available for you.
Strings of beads can be worn around the wrist as a bracelet or small charms hung from bags.
Whether your favorite style is the classic look of the 1960's link charm bracelets, sparkling charm bracelets of gemstones and beads, or trendy Italian charm bracelets, there are photo charms to fit each style.
An interesting development in charm jewelry is the introduction of 'mix and match' jewelry from companies such as Pandora Beads.
The beads are available in a wide range of types and styles.
These metal beads are formed into shapes and many of these have a significance.
The silver and gold charm beads are often three dimensional.
Some Pandora charm beads are created from glass.
Colored glass beads are also steeped in significance.
Pandora charm beads sometimes feature gemstones.
Many Pandora beads feature this technique and this is a beautiful way of adding color and texture.
Pandora Beads offer customers the opportunity to buy the beads singly and to build up a collection over months and years or to build and buy an entire bracelet at once.
This is a useful way to specify a bracelet and the color and style of beads can be chosen to complement each other.
From bright and colorful high heel plastic beads through to classic cast metal pendants, there is bound to be a perfect high heel necklace available.
A necklace made from beads is a pretty item of jewelry.
Beads are created in many different shapes and sizes.
There are many types of Easter jewelry made with beads.
You can find both manufactured and handcrafted Easter jewelry made with beads.
These kits provide most of the materials necessary to make a piece of jewelry such as beading wire and beads.
Beads are available from soft and muted natural shades, through to bright and striking primary colors.
Crystals and cut gemstone beads can add a special sparkle to a piece of jewelry.
A strand of green beads combined with a strand of pink beads will produce a striking necklace.
Natural turquoise and orange coral beads look stunning together.
Strings of natural gemstone beads are also popular and can be very affordable.
Natural gemstones each feature slight variations in color and marking and this makes beads a very attractive option.
With the popularity of jewelry making, beads and jewelry making supplies are readily available.
For instance a very young child might have lots of fun and funky beads and large items of jewelry.
While it is more difficult to find macramé styles at this site, you'll find some unique examples featuring beads and charms.
Many snake bracelets and bangles are also studded with precious gemstones or glass beads.
Black ribbons, hematite tone chains, dangle beads and black roses are some of the motifs and design elements for this unique and truly sophisticated Goth line.
For this, you will simply need to slide the beads on before adding the end cap or clasp.
For the economically-minded bride, chocolate-colored glass pearl beads are an ideal choice.
The faceted black stone beads catch the light and create a glitter effect that can be very striking, especially if you purchase the matching dangler earrings.
This look can be accentuated with a pair of hoop earrings complete with multiple pearls and black onyx beads that match the bracelet and necklace.
Many designs couple the use of gold spacer beads with onyx beads to create a unique look that accents the white pearls.
Onyx beads cut into various shapes, such as an oblong shape, can give you a different look that's very trendy.
It contains garnet and sterling beads along with a heart charm and toggle clasp.
Another version of this bracelet is simply garnet beads accented by a sterling silver heart charm along with a toggle clasp.
Chunky jewelry can be as simple as oversized multiple strands of beads, odd shaped beads that are clumped together to multiple rows or necklaces of varied sizes of discs, or over-sized chains.
Native American styles can include seed beads, turquoise and silver, and often include various iconic symbols, sometimes called "fetishes," associated with the West and Southwest region of the United States.
You can find several gold overlay wristbands as well as seed beads in traditional colorful beaded patterns.
To add a unique twist to your friendship bracelet, consider incorporating special elements, such as beads or pearls, to the wire design.
The bracelets made from bike spokes can be a simple bangle or accented with beads.
Embellishments such as beads can be added to the bracelet for a custom look all of your own.