Posts tagged "snake beads"

Must Haves: 12 Super Sweet Pieces Of Snake Bead Jewelry

I hate snakes (why no legs!?), but I love snake beads — they’re the actual name of those cool interlocking beads you’ve been seeing on a lot of jewelry lately. The beads have a rather troubling history: The decorative glass beads were used between the 16 and 20th centuries as a type of currency. They…

Julie Gerstein / February 3, 2013