18 Apr 2013 No Comments
An increasing trend is being observed nowadays. This trend is that more and more people are getting into the jewellery making business. Since jewellery is something that women are always going to buy, this business becomes highly lucrative. Jewellery made out of beads is becoming more popular among the women because of the elegance and look of any bead jewellery. Whenever you buy beads for the jewellery you want to make, it is important that you decide which jewellery you are going to create by making use of the beads Decide whether it is going to be a necklace, bracelet, earring or a ring.
Once that is decided you need to have knowledge about the types of beads that are available in the market. If you are unaware of the types then do not worry. This article will get you acquainted with the most famous kinds of beads which you can utilize in your business and expect to flourish in your jewellery business.
Pearl Beads: Obviously these beads are more popular than the other beads because they look a lot like the natural pearls. The only difference being that these beads are made in a factory. Natural pearls are absolutely shiny and lustrous and no factory made pearl bead can match that luster and shine. But still pearl beads are very beautiful and elegant.
Glass Beads: These come in a variety of designs, styles, colours and sizes. Many of the glass beads have handmade designs and colourful coatings on their smooth surface. Czech Republic and India are the two places which are known to produce high-quality glass beads.
Crystal Beads: Anything made out of a crystal is expensive. Thus these beads are also really very expensive in comparison to the other kinds of beads. The glam and sparkle finish that a crystal bead offers to the jewellery piece is unmatchable by other beads. Crystal beads look gorgeous and have a high demand in the market.
Plastic Beads: The multiplicity of usage and the low cost is what makes a plastic bead popular among the jewellery makers.
Other beads that are popular are: Metal beads, wooden beads, china beads, seed beads etc.