FAQ

1.  How many Seed Beads are there in each Pack?
Our packs vary from small tubes with 3.1 Grams to bags with 1LB (453Grams) and even 1 KILO Bags.
To make it easier, we have averaged out how many beads you can expect per Gram so you simply multiply the pack weight to the beads per gram listed here.  These counts are approximate and can vary due to Brand of Bead and Bead Finish.  For Example: Metallic Beads will weigh more than Transparent. 
 

15/0 seed beads are about 290 per gram.

11/0 seed beads are about 110 per gram.

11/0 Delicas are about 190 per gram.

8/0 seed beads are about 38 per gram.

6/0 seed beads are about 15 per gram.

#3 Bugles are about 95 per gram.

Drop beads are about 20 per gram.

Square beads 3x3 are about 21 per gram.

Square beads 4x4 are about 12 per gram.

2. How many gemstone bead in a strand?

Most of our gemstones are sold in Approximately 15 inch strands unless otherwise stated. 

You can expect approximately this many beads in a 15 inch strand:

2mm      Approx 200

3mm     Approx 130

4mm     Approx 100

6mm     Approx 60

8mm     Approx 48

10mm    Approx 40

12mm    Approx 33