Japanese Tear Drop Beads are shaped just like a teardrop, with the hole at the top of the bead. When the bead is threaded it will hang like a teardrop. Used as fringe, bead weaving and spacers. Size 2.8 x 2 mm, hole size of .65 mm, approximately 36 beads per gram. Size 3.4 x 3 mm, hole size of .65 mm, approximately 18 beads per gram.