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Size 5 Opaque Red Seed Beads

Regular Price £1.10 incl.VAT£18.95 incl.VAT

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Size 5 opaque blue seed beads are made from glass and the colour runs through the glass and so is not coated. Manufactured by Preciosa in the Czech Republic, these seed beads are part of their high-quality range of beads.

Size 5 seed beads are quite big when compared to size 8 or size 11. You get approx. 110 beads in 10g and these beads measure approx. 3mm x 4mm. You will find that the larger the size of the bead the smaller the actual physical size. Size 1 is huge whereas size 15’s are tiny.

These beads are ideal for simply stringing onto elastic to make bracelets or bead weaving and another popular use is to incorporate beads into knitting, these size 5 seed beads work well with double-knit yarn. As well as being used as spacer beads in between decorative beads.

The dimensions of these beads are 3mm in height approx. and 4mm in diametre approx. with a 1.5mm hole. There are approx. 110 bead in 10g. Size 5 opaque blue seed beads are solid opaque mid-blue colour glass beads.

Preciosa is the biggest manufacturer of glass beads in the world but also produces wooden beads. The wooden beads are manufactured in Germany and made from sustainably sourced hardwood.

As well as seed beads, glass beads, and wooden beads Preciosa also manufactures Crystal beads. With Swarovski withdrawing from the crystal component market in 2021, we also stock a large range of Preciosa Crystal beads and Pendants.

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Weight 10 g
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Preciosa size 5 glass seed beads
Size 5 Opaque Red Seed Beads
Regular Price £1.10 incl.VAT£18.95 incl.VAT