These beautiful Waistbeads are handmade in Dakar Senegal by African women. Sacred adornment meant to evoke the Feminine Divine. These are threaded on a stretch cord and are one size fits most.
- Waist Beads are an excellent tool for women to feel more feminine and beautiful. These beautiful gemstone waist beads are usually handmade and customized. The tradition of wearing beads is an age-old one. They have been worn for varying reasons by royalty for body adornment, deification, and decoration.
- In West Africa, the tradition was made popular by the Yoruban tribe of Nigeria. They are worn as a celebration of womanhood, sexuality, femininity, fertility, healing, spirituality, body shaping, protection and wealth. ... Waist beads can be considered as “African Lingerie.”