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80 Grams Mystery Bag of Beads & Findings ~ Quality Mixed Jewellery Making Items In a Great Value Pack
Each 80 gram mystery bag contains an eclectic mix of beads and jewellery making findings that typ..
100 Glitzy Silver Plated Round Stardust beads 4mm ~ Ideal Spacer Beads For Jewellery Making
These round silver plated stardust beads are sure to add a touch of glamour to your designs and c..
5-30 Metres Silver Plated 0.8mm (20 Gauge) Aluminium Stay Bright Craft Wire ~ Jewellery Making Essentials
This silver plated craft wire is perfect for incorporating within a wide range of jewellery makin..
1-10 Metres Quality Black Hollow Rubber Tube 3mm ~ Perfect For A Range of Jewellery And Craft Projects
This quality black hollow tubing is ideal for adding another dimension to your designs and perfec..
4mm ~ 100 Hand-Mixed Sparkling Swarovski Crystal (5328) Xilion Bicone Beads ~ May Include Popular Colours Crystal AB, Peridot, Jet, Rose etc
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20 Loops Strong Stainless Steel 0.6mm (24 Gauge) Bracelet Memory Wire ~ Jewellery Making Essentials
This quality coated bracelet memory wire is ideal for creating interesting bracelets (as seen in ..
20-100 Mixed Large Hole Wooden Ethnic Hair Or Stringing Barrel Beads 16mm With 7mm Holes~ Lead Free For Stylish Designs
These are a lovely mix of unusual, patterned, lead free, wooden barrel beads to enhance your desi..
Ocean Blue Deluxe Glass Bead Mix + FREE Bonus Metal Beads ~ 400+ Beads Including Pearls,Rare Lampwork, Seed + More
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Large Hole Hair Braid Beads

Large Hole Hair Braid Beads

Here you'll find an eclectic mix of natural and contemporary dual purpose beads that can be worn in the hair to enhance your own individual style or used equally well for projects such as macrame.

How To Wear Hair Beads?

It has long been recognised that beads, as well as being strung in the traditional way, work equally well when adorned in the hair.

Many traditional indigenous communities in Africa and Asia regularly use beads for these purposes and today this style has gained increased popularity around the world.

The main consideration when buying hair beads are to ensure that the bead holes can accommodate the hair, particularly if being applied to a braid or dreadlock for example. In the event that a bead hole does need enlarging, bead reamers are a useful tool for this purpose.

Another consideration is the weight of the bead and how many you wish to use within your hair as materials such as wood, acrylic and aluminium are generally lightweight whilst metal is heavier so may be used more sparingly.

And finally, the important issue of how to ensure your chosen hair beads stay in place. Whilst some may opt for hair glue which can in some cases, damage the hair, we recommend small rubber bands that match your hair colour are applied above and below the bead as they act as a stopper to prevent it from moving when worn.

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20-100 Mixed Large Hole Wooden Ethnic Hair Or Stringing Barrel Beads 16mm With 7mm Holes~ Lead Free For Stylish Designs
These are a lovely mix of unusual, patterned, lead free, wooden barrel beads to enhance your desi..
NEW! 20-100 Dark Coconut Brown Large Hole Wooden Stringing or Hair Beads 16mm With 8mm Holes ~ Lead Free For Stylish Designs
These are a lovely set of dark brown, lead free, wooden barrel beads to enhance your designs and ..
20-100 Cinnamon Brown Large Hole Wooden Stringing or Hair Beads 16mm With 8mm  Holes ~ Lead Free For Stylish Designs
These are a lovely set of brown, lead free, wooden barrel beads to enhance your designs and perfe..
20-100 Jet Black Large Hole Wooden Stringing or Hair Beads 16mm With 8mm  Holes ~ Lead Free For Stylish Designs
These are a lovely set of black, lead free, wooden barrel beads to enhance your designs and perfe..
NEW! 20 Mixed Large Hole Adjustable Hair Cuffs For Dreadlocks, Braids, Twists & Plaits 9mm ~ Stylish Hair Beads
These are a lovely mix of colourful, aluminium hair cuffs which are ideal for adorning dreadlocks..
20-100 Mixed Large Hole Acrylic Pearl Rondelle Beads 12mm ~ Ideal For Easy Stringing Or Hair Beads
These are a lovely mix of colourful, pearl acrylic beads which are ideal for children's or adult ..
20 Mixed Large Hole Foil Lined Acrylic Barrel Beads 13mm ~ Ideal For Easy Stringing Crafts Or Hair Beads
These are a lovely mix of colourful, foil lined acrylic beads which are ideal for children's or a..
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NEW! 1 Letter A Quality Silver Plated Round Alphabet Bead 7mm ~ Ideal For Occasion Name Bracelets, Card Making & Other Craft Activities
These silver plated round letter beads are ideal for adding a personal touch to designs and each ..
NEW! 1 Luxurious Small White Grosgrain Ribbon Tie Gift Box 11cm (4.3 Inches) ~ An Ideal Gift, Jewellery or Presentation Box
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NEW! 1 Full 32" Strand Of Quality Turquoise Howlite Gemstone Chip Beads 5-8mm ~ For Fine Jewellery Making
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