Beautifully rich and blue, in a perfectly wearable size. This is an awesome strand! These fabulous beads are made in Africa from Vulcanite, a material that was used to make vinyl records. They are known as Vinyl Record Beads, since they are made from the same material. Natively, they are called "jigida beads," which is a really fun name to say!
These beads hail from Mali, where women wear them around their waist, to help them hold their shape. Beads are 10x.5mm thick It is getting harder and harder to find these strands good colors like this one. There are HUNDREDS of beads on this 30"+/- strand.
So perfect with the current TRIBAL fashion trends.
These beads are strung in a loop, which is how they are traditionally sold in Africa.
I have lots of other sizes and color combinations- click here to visit my other listings.
If you are interested in quantity pricing or wholesale, please convo me. I have lots of different colors and sizes!
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