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African Trade Beads

Posted by Josh Stein on Aug 24th 2020

African Trade Beads

African Trade beads are colorful glass beads that were originally made in Europe for the purpose of trade with Africa. Many European countries made their own specialized beads for trade. Trade beads g …

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The making of Krobo Beads

Posted by Jacob Mensah on Aug 7th 2020

The making of Krobo Beads

Krobo beads are very popular. I'm lucky to be in my grandmother's village filming this video. These techniques displayed in this video have been used for hundreds of years. These beads were traditio …

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New arrivals

Posted by Josh Stein on Aug 5th 2020

New arrivals

A new shipment has just arrived! New and exciting colors and designs are being listed. Shop our selections. Free shipping on orders over $80.00 for domestic orders. Shop our new selection by&nb …

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Krobo beads for jewelry design

Posted by Josh Stein on May 16th 2019

Krobo beads for jewelry design

Krobo beads are produced from recycled glass products such as bottles of various colors. These types of beads are ideal for making wonderful jewelry such as bracelets and necklaces. If you are a desig …

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Krobo Glass beads

May 15th 2019

Krobo Glass beads

The Krobo people are an ethnic group from Ghana West Africa. Krobo beads have their origins in the purity rights of passage of the young Krobo girls that are coming of age. The beads are pr …

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