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    Picasso Yellow and Metallic Brown Dragon Scales Necklace - 29-30"

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    Due to the nature of the agreement with the vendor, this product can not be returned or exchanged.

    Yellow Picasso and Brown Metallic hues dominate this dragon scale beaded necklace lei. Dragon Scale beads are arranged in one direction for a smooth feel. These matte beads are some of the largest glass beads made by manufacturers in Japan. By weaving over 900 Magatama beads in this necklace no two are alike. This statement necklace lei is finished with a silver metallic magnet end cap that has a strong hold.

    Our necklaces feel wonderful to wear and require little to almost no care by using a clean dry towel every few months to keep dust free and bright. This beautiful hand-crafted style necklace was made using hundreds of glass beads from around the world that are meticulously loaded onto multiple cords that are then woven together on a Japanese Marudai braiding stand (see photo). 

    Akalei Designs make great gifts for woman, girls, and men! Akalei is the Hawaiian word for "bead reflections" which captures this unique style only available on Maui.

    Kumihimo is an ancient Japanese braid making technique that creates beautiful and durable interlaced necklaces and bracelets. This art form goes back hundreds of years as braids were made for use in armor of Samurai warriors. In modern times these braids are used for belts (obijime) on kimonos

    It is my goal to provide you with a long lasting, beautiful piece of jewelry that you will enjoy wearing for years to come. I take great care in the construction of my pieces to ensure just that. Please note: colors may slightly differ from their appearance on your display, as it depends on your monitor settings.