These beads are known under several names, Size 9 Japanese Seed beads (JP9s), Toho Beads also Olaf beads.
These beads are sized using an Imperial method of beads to an inch, there are 9 beads to an inch.
We use these bead extensively in Bead Weaving methods, such as Peyote Stitch, Brick Stitch, Lace Weaving, Box Stitch, Etc.
Every effort has been taken to capture the colour of these beads accurately, however, there may be a small difference between what you see on your screen and what you receive. No beads are guaranteed colourfast and colours can change in each batch or dye lot.
Using a beading needle it is possible to take a double thread through these beads several times.
We have many books that can give you ideas of how to use JP9’s
Color, Uniformity, regular size, good size, bright colours, good selection of colours, Purple