These alphabet beads are cube shaped alphabet beads with black letters on four sides. The holes run horizontally, from left to right. Each package contains 500 beads in a random assortment of letters A to Z. The bead size is 7mm (0.276") and the inner hole size is 4mm (0.157"). Made in China.
To give you some reference points, it takes about 51 pony beads to create 12" of length. To make a bracelet that is about 7" in length, you will need about 30 pony beads. To make a necklace that is about 18" in length, you will need about 76 pony beads. To make a necklace that is about 24" in length, you will need about 102 pony beads.
150 pony beads can make about five 7" bracelets and two 18" necklaces
500 pony beads can make about sixteen 7" bracelets and five to six 18" necklaces
1000 pony beads can make about thirty three 7" bracelets and thirteen 18" necklaces
2000 pony beads can make about sixty six 7" bracelets and twenty six 18" necklaces
*Above info based on 6mm wide beads. If you use different size beads, the amount of beads you need will change depending on the bead size.
MORE ABOUT PONY BEADS
Pony beads are popular for arts & crafts with the simple, versatile shape and large selection of colors and mixes. These craft beads are plastic, barrel shaped beads. Large holes will work with a variety of elastic, string & cording. Pony beads are sometimes referred to as crow beads, barrel beads, drum beads or rondelle beads.
Cotton cord, hemp, rattail, satin cord, leather, paracord, macrame cord, embroidery floss, pipe cleaners & other materials including hair braids will also work if they fit through the 4mm hole.
Made in the USA with pride using quality materials & premium colors. The bead color is solid all through the plastic material so the color will not flake off or peel off.
PONY BEAD COLORS & FINISHES
Opaque beads are solid color (not see-through). Transparent beads allow light to pass through. Glitter beads are transparent with glitter. Pearlized beads are opaque with a shimmery finish. Pearl & glittery beads will add sparkle to any jewelry, craft, fashion or decor project.
CRAFT PROJECT IDEAS
Plastic pony beads are great for arts & crafts projects, banners, beading projects, jewelry making, key chains, hair braiding styles and more. Add alphabet letter & number beads to create unique name bracelets, friendship bracelets, kandi bracelets, school spirit bracelets & necklaces and other fun accessories.
Choose specific colors to make bracelets to support a charity, special cause or fundraiser, or make inspirational & motivational bracelets.
Pony beads can be used to decorate t-shirts, create ornaments, make beaded curtains and bead banners, wind chimes, suncatchers, bookmarks, and hair clips.
Pony beads are bagged in cheap bulk packs which are perfect for group projects, party activities, fundraisers, special occasions and other events.
These kits feature curated color sets of pony beads. Pony beads, also called crow beads, these versatile plastic beads are perfect for so many different arts & craft projects, hair braiding, bead banners, key chains, bracelets, necklaces and more. Our kits contain thousands of beads and are popular for group projects, party activities, fundraisers and other events. Combine these gorgeous colored pony beads with alphabet letter & number beads to make name jewelry. This pony bead size is 6 x 9mm the inner hole diameter is about 4mm.