HOW MANY BEADS ARE ON A STRAND?

Did you ever wonder how many beads you were getting when you purchased a strand of beads? ┬áThe industry standard is a 16″ strand and that equals 400mm.

16 inch strand with 4mm beads = 100 beads

So for a bead that is:

4mm – you get 100 beads on a strand

5mm – 80 beads

6mm – 66 beads

8mm – 50 beads

9mm – 33 beads

10mm – 40 beads

12mm – 33 beads

14mm – 28 beads

18mm – 22 beads

20mm – 20 beads

22mm – 18 beads

Most of our strands are 16″ although some are 7″or 7.5″.

Usually, we say how many beads you are getting but just in case, use the above for a guide.

On this 16″ strand of 4mm beads there are 100 beads.

African Bloodstone - Round 4mm