Beads especially the waist beads work common among the couples from the generations earlier, but today holds the significance. These have been a cultural tradition in African countries where they have been serving for both the spiritual and celebratory purposes. Today when we scroll all over the social media, the trend followed by the ladies of African countries can be seen with the exposed waistlines or say the decoration piece for the waste produced with the beads from glass seed beads. These are further referred to as an excellent tool for women, help to make her feel beautiful and feminine. Not just the belly beads chain, the glass seed beads are also consumed in the production of bracelets, anklets, and the entire jewellery set.

Besides the two kinds of strands that is the elastic one and the non-elastic one, the spiritual belief in the beads make one wear it in the way more loved especially when this comprises the glass beads. Hence, the significance of colours in the African waist beads cannot be denied as these serve to be an effective form of non-verbal communication. From setting up the mood instantly to conveying the emotions and invoking the reactions, colours play a vital role in inspiring people. The use of two colours red and black are famous for adorning the waistline.

Below is the specific meaning of red and black beads

  • Red beads when becomes the part of either the bracelet or the belly beads chain reflects richness, elegance, maturity, adventurousness, impulsiveness, strength, and a lot more.


  • Black beads when becomes the part of the bracelet or the belly beads chain reflects the style, sophistication, power, elegance, spirituality, expressiveness, and a lot more.

These two colours are to be worn at events like weddings, serve to seduce men for the special night in a positive manner. Get an order placed and help your belly feel the adornment!