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    Black & White African Bead Bracelet

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    This beautiful piece of jewelry designed and created by a local craftsman in Ghana. This bracelet was made by combining a unique combination of Afr...

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    Round Matte Zebra Jasper Beads (6mm)

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    These black and white Zebra Jasper beads get their name are fun and versatile to use. Each bead measures approximately 6mm diameter. Natural stone ...

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    Chevron Batik Bone Beads (Small)

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    Checkout these beautiful small bone batik from Africa! They are hand dyed beads from Kenya, Africa. The dying method is known as "batik", which is ...

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    Traditional Batik Bone Tooth Pendant (Set of 2)

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    Unique set of two batik bone bone pendants from Kenya in shape of tiger tooth. Each pendant is unique and may show slight variation from picture.

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    Swirl Design Batik Bone Beads (Circular)

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    These beads are made of bone and come from Kenya, Africa. The design is created through a dying method known as "batik", which is a wax relief pro...

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    Black & White Vinyl Phono Record Beads (3mm)

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    Take a look at this beautiful strand of African vinyl beads in a black and white medley. Beads such as these are found in Ghana and Nigeria where t...

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    Black & White Vinyl Phono Record Beads (6mm)

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    Take a look at this beautiful strand of black and white African vinyl beads. Beads such as these are found in Ghana and Nigeria where they are some...

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    Zig Zag Batik Bone Tooth Pendant (Set of 2)

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    Unique set of two batik bone bone pendants from Kenya in shape of tiger tooth. Each pendant is unique and may show slight variation from picture.

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    Black Java Gooseberry Beads

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    Admire these delightful glass beads handcrafted on the island of Java. Indonesia has a ancient and storied tradition of glass-making that extends b...

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    Swirl Design Batik Bone Beads (Small)

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    Checkout these beautiful large bone batik from Africa! They are hand dyed beads from Kenya, Africa. The dying method is known as "batik", which is...

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    Chevron Design Batik Bone Beads (Large)

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    Checkout these beautiful large bone batik from Africa! They are hand dyed beads from Kenya, Africa. The dying method is known as "batik", which is ...

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    Striped Batik Bone Beads (Small)

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    Checkout these beautiful small bone batik from Africa! They are hand dyed beads from Kenya, Africa. The dying method is known as "batik", which is ...

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    Black & White Vinyl Phono Record Beads (8mm)

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    Take a look at this beautiful strand of African vinyl beads. Beads such as these are found in Ghana and Nigeria where they are sometimes worn as wa...

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    Polkadot Batik Bone Beads (Circular)

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    Checkout these beautiful batik bone beads from Africa! Each strand is approximately 28" long, and the beads measure about 2cm in diameter. Exact pa...

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    Black Carved Chevron Bone Mala Beads (6mm)

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    Admire this unique strand of bone mala beads from Nepal. Each bead has been individual carved with a chevron design and measures approximately 6-7m...

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    Polka Dot Batik Bone Beads (Saucer)

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    Admire this unusual strand of bone beads from Kenya. While Kenyan bone beads are common in a variety of shapes and styles, these beads come in a ha...

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    Matte Round Black Crackled Agate Beads (8mm)

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    These Black Crackled Agate beads are distinguished by the crackled pattern on their surface. The agate stone used to make these beads may be heated...

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    Sliced Natural Horn Beads

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    These multicolor color unusual beads are made from natural horn. The slight variations in colors and shape of the beads will make them a fun additi...

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    Chevron Design Batik Bone Beads (Barrel)

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    Admire this unusual strand of bone beads from Kenya. While Kenyan bone beads are common in a variety of shapes and styles, these beads come in a ha...

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    Natural Zebra Shell Beads

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    Bold and distinct, these fun looking shell beads are naturally patterned in black and white stripes. The pattern of these beads is truly unique and...

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    Black Kente Krobo Beads (14mm)

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    A beautiful strand of powder glass African beads, made by the people of Krobo Mountain in Ghana, West Africa. Many designs of Krobo beads are patte...

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    White Zebra Batik Bone Arrow Pendant

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    Batik bone arrow pendant from Kenya. Each pendant measures 42mm long by 30mm wide. There may be some slight variation between each pendant.

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    Giraffe Design Batik Bone Beads (Large)

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    Checkout these beautiful large bone batik from Africa! They are hand dyed beads from Kenya, Africa. The dying method is known as "batik", which is ...

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    Matte Round Black Crackled Agate Beads (6mm)

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    These Black Crackled Agate beads are distinguished by the crackled pattern on their surface. The agate stone used to make these beads may be heated...

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There is nothing more classic and timeless than black and white. So if you’re looking to channel your inner sophistication our black and white beads will be perfect for your next jewelry collection. At The Bead Chest our selection of black and white beads is vast and we know we have a bead strand perfect for you! From our striking black and white bone beads to our sleek black and white stone beads and from our beautiful black and white glass beads to our rustic looking black and white paper beads your options are many!

According to color theory white is the presence of all colors and black is the absence of all color. So combing the colors black and white always conveys a strong message. Black is very heavy visually and is often associated with a sleekness and a technological energy. On the other hand white is often considered a safe option. White is usually associated with purity and freshness. Using a black and white color combo is a great way to create a natural looking contrast. Black and white beads used as accent pieces also help create a great balance in your jewelry designs.

In many cultures from around the world the contrast of the colors black and white have many meanings and associations. Black usually 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 England funnily enough having a black cat cross your path is actually considered good luck! 

White In Western cultures white is often associated with being pure, elegance, freshness and peace. Traditionally brides wear white dresses at their weddings to signify the start our a new journey. In Peru white is associated with good health, angels and the passing of time. In the Middle East white often brings to mind purity and cleanliness. In many African countries white symbolizes goodness, peace and good luck. In ancient Egypt white was the color of the Goddess Isis. In ancient Rome is was very common for priestesses to dress in all white. In the 18th and 19th centuries white became a dominant color of the culture. White was incorporated into clothing designs and implemented into the building architecture of many churches and cathedrals. In India the color white is related to divinity, serenity and detachment from worldly desires.

So please take a dive in our curated section of black and white. Combining black and white into your designs will be impactful and we know you’re going to find the perfect black and white bead strands for your next jewelry design collection!