Collection: African Waistbeads

All African  Waist beads are threaded in Kumasi, Ghana.

Waist beads are a necessity of understanding oneself. Our beads are used to your desire. They may be used for traditional use, weight tracking (body fluctuation), guidance, gifts, & more. Please use with care.

All Beads are on cotton thread, they are not removable (unless rolled off).
Each Waist bead strand are approximately 46 inches long or longer.

To adjust to one's size:
1) Wrap waist bead around waist or where you would love them to lay
2) Hold both ends of your waist bead
3) On one end, remove excess beads
4) Tie a tight knot when you have found best placement on your body
5) Cut & burn excess thread off the end of your waist bead

Waist Bead Tutorial Video Available on Instagram @SankofaAfricanArts