We're happy to announce that we acquired the entire Charlotte Cut/True
Cut stock from Beader's Paradise in Blackfoot, Idaho. Their business has
been in the family for several decades and acquired a lot of beads in
Europe. We found out about their closure through a shared Facebook post.
Within 60 minutes of seeing that post, we were on the phone with
Marietta, discussing her bead stock. We decided to purchase the
remaining Charlotte Cut beads. There so many, that it took us a while to
count, document, label, photograph, and list them. We’re so glad that
they’re now online and we can offer these wonderful projects to our
Size 13/0 Charlotte Cut Beads measure approximately 1.6-1.8mm. Sold strung on “short” hanks, consisting of 8 12-inch strands. Approximately 2,000 beads per hank. BROKEN HANKS ARE PARTIALLY UNSTRUNG AND MAY BE MISSING SOME BEADS. Made in the Czech Republic.
Cuts have one or two facets per bead, which gives them a subtle
sparkle. They are particularly popular for “old style” beadwork. Size
13/0 is small enough to get a lot of details into earrings and florals.
They are also fairly uniform so they work well for peyote stitch and
loom-work. We recommend a Size 13 beading needle and OO Nymo thread for