Pearl Waist Beads.
Pearl Waist Beads. Pearl waist beads are a traditional African accessory worn around the waist. Pearl waist beads are made by stringing together individual pearls or beads onto a durable thread or string. Pearl waist beads can serve as a symbol of femininity, sensuality, beauty, spiritual or healing properties, or as a fashion accessory. They can be worn as a form of self-expression, cultural identity, or personal adornment. They have become popular outside of Africa as fashion accessories or body adornments. SEE MORE: Rose Quartz Waist Beads.