These center drilled keshi pearl strands are difficult to find while they represent greater value for making all kinds of jewelry perfect for any season.
Keshi pearls are natural, free shaped flat and somewhat chunky pearls. They can be used for a variety of jewelry making for its uniqueness.
There are 2 different sized of pearls available. One is 7-9mm in sizes. The other is 7-10mm.
For 7-9mm keshi pearls, they are pretty uniform in sizes. There are approximately 149 center drilled pearls on each strand at 15-15.5in. There are two colored pearls available now. One is cream white with a multi-color cream white overtone. And the other is light grey color as the first picture shown.
For the larger 7-10mm keshi pearls, they are more spiky, with more characters. There are approximately 135 center drilled pearls on each strand at 15-15.5in. Only white color is available although one has cream white overtone, and the other has a very light silver white overtone.
The pictures are taken from real strand with a penny to give you a sense of its size. As you can see, although a few of them have flaws to show they are made of nature, they do come with a nice luster and represents greater value, as they can be used for a variety of jewelry making needs and center drilled pearls represent such a great value due to the fact that so many more pearls are on strung 1 strand.