Who invented beads?

Answer The earliest known beads date back to about 38,000 BC, and were found with Neanderthal (homo neanderthalensis) remains in La Quina, France. These were not round, perfect beads, but rather chipped f... Read More »

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What is the difference between delica beads& toho beads?

Both delica and toho beads are small, cylindrical seed beads. They are used in bead-working projects that require the beads to fit neatly together for a more aesthetic and uniform effect.The FactsB... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between Delica Beads & Toho Beads?

Both Toho and Delica beads are small glass beads, collectively known as seed beads, that are used in beadweaving or other beadwork where uniform detail is needed for both texture and clarity of pat... Read More »

Are Swarovski crystal beads more expensive than Aurora Borealis crystal beads?

Swarovski created Aurora Borealis crystal beads in 1955. The AB designation refers to an iridescent effect on the crystal beads. Beads with this finish are usually slightly more expensive than reg... Read More »

How to Cover a Box With Beads?

Beading is a practice that is nearly as old as ourselves. The beads of our ancient ancestors consisted of seed pods or berries strung together on vines. As our ability to alter the things around us... Read More »