Authentic Beads are handmade from Krobo Beads original west African- Ghana, the jewelry is custom made in Fort Myers, Florida by wajoliafricanwear. Krobo are darted in 19th century which were used exchange for goods and services called barter system. As 20th century a lot people knows Krobo beads as “Trade Beads” In Africa tradition beads play an important and significant role. The patterns are colorful, attractive and one of a kind. The meaning of the beads are: Pride, Beauty, Culture & Identity.