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There’s just something about ruby hues that convey a sense of depth, drama, and luxury: its no wonder that Ruby Beads have been prized for centuries. Ruby round beads tend to vary in color and tone, though they all belong to the same family of hues. Some gemstone beads take on a more amethyst tone and are marbled with swirls of tan and flecks of darker and lighter shades of brown. These rubies are great it you’re aiming for a more natural, earthy looking piece while still commanding attention. Other variations include more berry-colored or bright red ruby beads, which are gorgeous on every skin tone and are sure to be a hit among your friends and customers.

4-6mm Ruby and Pink Sapphire plain rondelles beads 13.5 inch 168 pieces

4-6mm Ruby and Pink Sapphire plain rondelles beads 13.5 inch 168 pieces

$45.00

4mm up to 6mm Ruby and Pink Sapphire plain rondelles beads on a 13.5 inch strand consisting of approximately 168 pieces.

4x6-7x8mm Ruby Natural Tumbled Nuggets 7.75 inches, 46 Beads

4x6-7x8mm Ruby Natural Tumbled Nuggets 7.75 inches, 46 Beads

$33.50
$25.00

approximate 4x6-7x8mm, 7.75 inches, 46 pieces

14mm Ruby Faceted Pear Briolette Beads, 8 inch, Color Enhanced

14mm Ruby Faceted Pear Briolette Beads, 8 inch, Color Enhanced

$207.70
$77.11

Approx. Length 8 inch strand | Approx. 12x10x6mm - 14x10x7mm Bead Size | Approx. 17 beads per strand , Color Enhanced Ruby

7-11mm Frosted Ruby Plain Marquise Beads 7 inch 13 pieces

7-11mm Frosted Ruby Plain Marquise Beads 7 inch 13 pieces

$33.50
$25.00

Frosted Ruby plain marquise beads measure approximately 7x5mm to 11x6mm on the 7 inch strand of 13 beads.

6-9mm Frosted Ruby Teardrop Beads 7.5 inch 13 pieces

6-9mm Frosted Ruby Teardrop Beads 7.5 inch 13 pieces

$33.50
$25.00

Frosted Ruby tear drop beads measure approximately 6x4mm to 9.5x7.5mm on the 7 inch strand of 13 beads.

6-9mm Frosted Ruby Plain Heart Beads 7.5 inch 13 pieces

6-9mm Frosted Ruby Plain Heart Beads 7.5 inch 13 pieces

$33.50
$25.00

Frosted Ruby plain heart beads measure approximately 6x6mm to 9x9mm on the 7.5 inch strand of 13 beads.

8-16mm Frosted Ruby Top Drilled Rectangle Beads 6.5 inch 9 pieces

8-16mm Frosted Ruby Top Drilled Rectangle Beads 6.5 inch 9 pieces

$33.50
$25.00

Frosted Ruby top drilled Rectangle beads measure approximately 8x9mm to 16x12mm on the 6.5 inch strand of 9 beads.

6-11mm Frosted Ruby Teardrop Beads 7 inch 13 pieces

6-11mm Frosted Ruby Teardrop Beads 7 inch 13 pieces

$33.50
$25.00

Frosted Ruby tear drop beads measure approximately 6x4mm to 11x9mm on the 7 inch strand of 13 beads.


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The Rich History of Ruby

Most rubies are mined in India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam, but these stones have had a worldwide allure for centuries upon centuries. Since they have long been considered so precious, ruby round beads have perhaps one of the most significant and textured histories of any stone. Legends swirl around rubies in all culture and they have a part in Roman lore, Hindu beliefs, and many Western cultures. English kings used rubies for their coronation ceremonies, and it’s been said that warriors used to wear and carry rubies before heading off to battle. It just goes to show that this gem has been capturing hearts for centuries with its lush coloring and romantic associations.

Radiant Ruby to Stand Apart from the Crowd

The name ruby derives from the Latin word “ruber,” which means red. Because ruby round beads and their color are so strongly linked, like the color red, rubies tend to stand for passion, excitement, and romance. Ruby also conveys a sense of vitality and strength. Ruby is also the birthstone for those born in the month of July, making ruby jewelry a great gift for your friends under the Cancer astrological sign. Ruby round beads will definitely add a sense of boldness and vividness to your work, and the Bead Traders is excited to help you explore the power of these beautiful stones in your jewelry projects. Whether you are looking for faceted beads, round beads, or rondelles, we’ve got everything you need to get inspired and make something beautiful.

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Shopping for beads in bulk can sometimes be confusing or overwhelming, but here at the Bead Traders, we strive to make the process simple. We offer many different ways to find what you need quickly and easily. Simply search by gemstone, shape, or color. We provide a smooth process so you can spend your time creating jewelry masterpieces for yourself, your friends, and your clients.

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