A bead is a small piece of decorative object that is formulated into variety of shapes and sizes which is done with materials such as bone, pearl, stone, glass, shell, and wood or plastic which has small hole drilled through it for threading or stringing. These beads for jewelry making are decorated and used alongside with other valuables just as diamond, gold and silver to make beautiful and fancy jewelry.
Some beads for jewelry making
Beads for jewelry making is now been used widely in many jewelry making establishment as they are not too expensive and produces beautiful designs of jewelries
Types of beads for jewelry making
There are different types of beads but not all beads are been used for jewelry making some examples of beads that are been used for jewelry making are;
- Heart beads
- Pearl beads
- Jade beads etc.
Brief about heart beads, pearl beads and jade beads as beads for jewelry making
pearl are made of pearls which are admirable, fine and relatively very valuable. These pearls are used in bead making and are called Pearl Beads. Pearl beads are used in making fancy, valuable and beautiful jewelries; these jewelries come in forms of Bracelets, earrings and necklaces.
Jades beads are beads made from jade. The Jade is made of two minerals, these are nephrite and jadeite. The best and original varieties of jadeite are near clearness, but they are not completely transparent.
Jade comes in few colors. Jade gemstone and carving into verity of shapes for bead purposes. These beads are decorated and are really beautiful producing a sparkly bead as if it were to be diamond. These Jade beads are used in making fancy, valuable and beautiful jewelries; these jewelries come in forms of Bracelets, earrings and necklaces.
The Heart bead is a unique bead for jewelry making, although the Heart Beads was basically a certain bead produced in the 1800s in Murano, Venice. These beads were made from two-tone compound beads called “white Hearts’, these beads was manufactured as an exchange medium (currency) for the furs in Africa and North America. These Heart beads are now used in modern days in making fancy, valuable and beautiful jewelries; these jewelries come in forms of Bracelets, earrings and necklaces. These heart beads have become valuable bead for jewelry making.