Beads, worn by our oldest generation as a symbol of modesty, have retained its value as gem till now. These days, people like to wear beads woven in an ornament or jewelry. Take example of beaded necklaces and beaded bracelets. These are made up of crystal clear beads, wooden beads, stone beads, ivory and more. The only difference they carry is the method adopted to make them.
There are various ways by which beads can be weaned in to a precious jewelry. There are broadly two ways of making jewelry using beads - mechanical and handmade.