Take a look at these beautiful black beads made from volcanic stone. The special character of these bead is apparent in the texture of the surface ...View full details
Checkout this beautiful strand of black color Ashanti glass saucer beads. The process of making these beads is unique to Africa and has been used f...View full details
These Skull Beads are a great way to add a playful and interesting vibe to your design projects. Each skull bead is skillfully shaped then is dyed ...View full details
These great beads are made by the Krobo people of Ghana, Africa. Powder glass beads are made by crushing glass to a fine powder and heating it so t...View full details
Recycled glass beads are a type of indigenously produced African bead from Ghana West Africa. These beautiful charcoal black color recycled beads a...View full details
This great black cord might have you mistaken for leather, however this stunning alternative is 100% cruelty free and vegan. Each spool contains 16...View full details
Fun and easy to work with, these colorful Druzy Agate Stone Beads are a great choice for creative and custom jewelry designs. The name Druzy genera...View full details
Black Obsidian is a naturally occuring form of Volcanic Glass. It is known for its deep black color and reflective sheen. Obsidian forms when Lava ...View full details
This rustic black cord might have you mistaken for real suede, however this stunning alternative is 100% cruelty free and vegan. Each spool contain...View full details
These wooden bicone beads are made of top quality natural wood and are perfect for your jewelry and craft projects. Available in a variety of finis...View full details
Glamour, mystery, fashion, magic and fierceness. These are all things connected the dark and beautiful shade of black. Looking to channel your inner sophistication and formality? You’ve come to the right place! Our black beads are going to have you looking more strong and powerful in no time. With shades from ebony to obsidian, onyx to jet black, from coal to soot, from leather to sable and from midnight to ink black our surplus in black beads and jewelry will have you and your jewelry designs looking flawless.
In many cultures black symbolizes inner magic, luck, restfulness, mystery and possibilities. In the Middle East black often represents rebirth. In Africa black symbolizes age, maturity and masculinity. In Latin America and South America black also indicates masculinity. In East Asian cultures black is often a color given to young boys and girls to wear. Black is usually connected to good health and prosperity. In Japan black symbolizes feminine energy and mystery. In India black sometimes represents rebellion from the norm. In rural areas of Portugal, Mexico, Spain, Greece and Italy family members of the deceased with wear the color black for a long period of time to honor their loved ones. In Aztec culture black obsidian glass was used to make swords ands spears. It was also a the cultures symbol of religion and theirs wore black exclusively. In England funnily enough having a black cat cross your path is actually considered good luck!
We at The Bead Chest are particularly drawn to the polished and strong energy associated with black and we have an ample amount of great black bead options to choose from. Wanting to add a dark natural feel to your next jewelry creation? Look no farther than our beautiful shapes and sizes of black volcanic lava beads. Is your next jewelry collection focused on being clean and fashionable? Our reflective black glass bead strands from Ghana are the perfect choice! Wanting incorporate a skull into your next bracelet or necklace? Well then you have to check out out black howlite skull beads! From our black natural shell heishi to our black wooden beads from Asia, from our black recycled glass beads from West Africa to our remarkable black Afghani tribal seed beads we have great options for you and your phenomenal jewelry designs.
With our black beads you really can’t go wrong. Go ahead take a dive into the mysterious color of black and convey that sophisticated message and tone you’ve always wanted to with your jewelry designs!