Waist beads are a traditional African accessory that consist of small glass beads. shells, vinyl ,and charms on a string or wire worn around the waist or hips. ... In Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, and other West African countries, waist beads are a symbol of femininity, fertility, sensuality, and spiritual well-being
♕ Beads are all TIE-ON (made with cotton thread/polyester).
♕ Length 40 -50 inches.