These 12mm antique silver Metallite® tulip beads have such a unique shape that they could be interpreted as thousands of different things. Pair them with greens, pinks and yellows for a fun, nature-inspired jewelry design. Each bead has four petals, emerging from its bulbous bottom, appearing like a tulip blooming in springtime. The oxidization on these beads highlights their intricate detailing. These high quality beads are metal-plated plastic, making them incredibly lightweight so don't be afraid to string a bunch of them together. Thanks to their light weight and low cost, Metallite beads are great for craft projects and children's jewelry designing.