Ala Freshwater Pearl Waist Bead Set
The AfriBix freshwater pearl collection was created to add a touch of luxury to your waist. Jewels by AfriBix is here to change the narrative that luxury can only be found in earrings or rings. This collection is built around our exquisite waist beads. Ala the first piece in this collection represents fertility, creativity, strength and wealth.
Waist beads are one of the most personal jewellery you wear, most people treat waist beads as permanent jewellery once worn. This is why at AfriBix your waist bead is lovingly handmade using beads that have been selected to flow with your body.
Our waist beads are an expression of charm, confidence, and heritage. Waist beads are also a great way to monitor your weight.
Envelope your waist with love. Wear them on your waist, hips or wrap around your wrist or neck as a bracelet/necklace. For styling tips head to @afribixjewels on Instagram.
The full set comes with the waist bead, matching anklet, ring and earring.
Pearls are most famous for forming in oysters, however Freshwater Pearls are most often formed in mussels and cultured in China or Japan. Freshwater Pearls have been used in jewellery-making throughout history from Ancient China to Victorian Britain.
- Lilac freshwater baroque shaped natural pearl (6-8mm in diameter)
- Gold glass seed beads (2mm & 3mm in diameter)
- Superior strength beading thread
- Stainless steel screw clasp fastening
- Earring is made with sterling silver, is hypoallergenic and comes with clear earring back. Suitable for daily use.
- Ring features freshwater pearl wrapped in sterling silver wire
- Packaging: Jewellery comes in a velvet pouch, making it perfect for gifts too. You'll also receive a complimentary AfriBix bag tassel with your order.
Our pictures show the beads in their natural state, different angles and lighting may influence the final shot. The different pictures aim to provide you with a wholesome perspective. We try to capture the pieces as best as we can, every phone or computer may show colours differently so please take note. Before purchasing please go through the details and ensure you measure yourself accurately. Because jewellery are intimate pieces, we do not accept returns or exchanges.
Our pieces are made to order. Allow 2 working days from order date for fulfilment.
Shipping (Post fulfilment)*
UK - 1 to 4 working days
Europe - 5 to 9 working days
USA - 7 to 13 working days
Rest of the World - 1 to 3 weeks (Can take up to 4 weeks if delayed. Customer service will be on call to keep you updated along the way)
*Due to the ongoing global pandemic, some countries are experiencing postal delays, so your delivery could take longer to arrive.
Measure your body where you would like your beads to sit - hips or waist and write your size in inches in the notes section when you order.
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If you have any questions or need guidance, email firstname.lastname@example.org or dm @afribix on Instagram or use the live chat function on our website.
Each waist bead comes with a 3-month replacement guarantee, should they snap, simply email email@example.com to arrange a replacement. Do keep the beads in an envelope as we would need them back. Offer currently only available to UK residents.