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Back to the beads...
Seven beads with pale lavender cores, encased with a thick layer of transparent lavender. The beads are decorated with khaki spots. The strand also includes eight khaki spacer beads.
Note: Lavender glass contains neodymium which causes it to shift colour under different lighting conditions. In natural daylight the beads will appear lavender, as pictured here, but in some artficial lights they may look more blue.
Bead size/s: About 12mm diameter x 8mm. Spacers are about 8mm diameter.
Hole size: Approximately 1.8mm
Kiln annealed and cleaned
Note: Although I have captured the beads' colours as best as I can, different screen and monitor settings vary and as such the colours of the beads may appear slightly different in real life than they do on your computer or device. In particular, Apple devices tend to ramp up the reds so please bear this in mind when viewing beads that are red, pink, purple etc.
Prefer the satin finish look?
Tumble-etching is available for these beads at no extra cost.
If you like, I can tumble-etch these beads to a soft, satin finish. This process will dull the glass, making any transparent parts appear frosted and translucent.
If you'd like some of the beads etched and some left shiny, that's fine too. Just select the etching option and then in the notes at checkout let me know which ones or how many you'd like etched.
Please click here to see examples of my tumble-etched beads.
The tumble-etching process is not reversible.
My tumble-etching opinon on these particular beads: They'd look really nice