Rimmed with a dark amber shadow, the feel of the bead is almost a vintage tortoise. This golden-hued amber, transparent glass seed bead will add texture and depth to any project. Made in Japan by Miyuki, the worldwide leader in seed beads, this 8/0 bead has a generous 1.1mm hole which is great for weaving and laddering. We recommend using Tuff Cord up to Size #3 or C-Lon and trying it in Tapestry or Color Study. It will also work In the Garden Project. What a great bead!There are 12 beads to an inch. Sold in tubes of 22 grams. Approximately 950 beads.