I love crackle glass beads. They have inner sparkle that catches the light in such a lovely and surprising fashion.
The "cracks" in the glass are created by rapidly cooling the beads while they are still hot. The beads are then reheated to smooth the exterior, and make them stronger through out.
Colorless Clear Glass
About 4mm, some slight variation in size exists.
Hole size about 1.1mm
Approximately 100 beads per strand.
Crackle Glass Beads / Cracked Glass Beads
Full Strand measuring just under 16 inches.
A bead or two may be misshapen
See all my jewelry making and beading supplies by visiting the main PotatoFace page. http://potatoface.zibbet.com/
Smoke free studio. Monitor colors may vary.
All items are included in flat rate, low cost shipping. This means you only pay shipping on the first item; all others ship free!