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Subtle 33 Millefiori Heart Mixed Colour Beads

Product Code: nor396

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Price is for 15 inch of these beads. The beads measure 12mm x 12mm x 4mm .

Millefiori was first crafted in Venice in the 15th century. Each bead was handmade under a flame, using glass rods to produce a colourful mosaic pattern. Coloured rods like candy rock are cut into thin slices while the glass is hot, then pressed to form a bead. Today, the technique is applied to polymer clays which are pliable and don't need heat to fuse.