One of the types of glass beads is that with electroplating wherein a metallic coating such as silver is added to the material. One of the standard colors that is created is that of silver. The other colors that are electroplated include golden, green, black purple, blue, multi-colored, pearl-luster and rainbow plated. The last two colors have the most number of designs followed by silver. Checking the standard silver-colored electroplating models, you get half and full plated options. Any shape that you can imagine will be available within the silver color as well as all other models.
One of the interesting shapes within the silver colored electroplated glass beads is that of a cone. A strand is made of fifty pieces, each of which has a length of 16 millimeters, width of 7 millimeters and a hole of about 1 millimeter. You can pick up 10 strands for a price of a little over $8.
Let us now look at another type of material within glass beads which are glass pearls. There are 16 colors available within this type. There is a separate color effect also which is the AB color effect that brings the Aurora Borealis to life. Within pearl glass, there are two styles available which are pearlized and matte glass. Let us check out one such piece which has a discount of 55 percent at present. This is the Fall Mix Pearlized Beads made of mixed color and are 8 millimeters in size with a hole of 1 millimeter. There are about 100 pieces in a bag which costs $0.35 now at the discounted price as compared to the actual price of $0.78.
Checking out another material, we can see a sample among the imitation jade beads. One of the shapes is that of rice-shaped which are cyan colored and have a size of 18 millimeters by 14 millimeters. About 22 pieces make up a strand which is about 15 inches long. Ten of these strands can be bought for a little over $10. Another innovative shape is that of drop-shaped. Within this shape, one of the models is red colored and faceted. Its size is 15 millimeters by 10 millimeters with a hole size of 2 millimeters. There are ten strands in a package. A package of four costs $0.80 with the price discounted to $0.64 if you buy 20 packages.
Among the best sellers, you can find crystal glass pieces that are opaque, abacus-shaped and marine blue in color. These are of a smaller size with a 6 by 4 millimeter size, with 95 pieces going to make a strand of just short of 17 inches. A package of 10 strands costs $5.77. These hot pieces are ready for delivery after a three-day period. A similar abacus-shaped model, also made of crystal glass that is opaque, of slightly larger size at 8 by 6 millimeters, 67 of which make up a strand of 16.5 inches comes at $7.47 for a package of 10 strands.
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