Millefiori & Murano
Millefiori is an Italian word meaning “a thousand flowers”. Millefiori Style Murano Glass Beads, are also called mosaic beads throughout the world; are popular due to their historical significance and beautiful designs. The millefiori technique involves handmade glass canes or rods, with multicolored patterns, which are viewable only at the cross section of the cane. The rod is heated in a furnace and pulled until thin while still maintaining the design. Then it is cut into beads or discs when the rod has cooled. Shop GoodyBeads.com today for beautiful Millefiori Beads today!