About Faye's Adornments
Faye's Adornments brings you waist beads, body jewelry and accessories from the motherland - West Africa.
For anyone who is new to the concept, Waist Beads date back all the way to ancient times when Egyptian women would wear them as a way to indicate their status or class.
Many years later, these sensual beads are used in countries like Senegal. Traditionally, they are worn for intimacy, to gauge weight loss/gain, provide spiritual protection, and to inspire fertility. In the Senegalese tradition, once a new baby is conceived, the mother removes one of the beads from her original string and creates a necklace for her little one, symbolically continuing the circle of life.
But don't worry, these are great even if you're not trying to conceive. You can rock these with a crop top or bikini, or save them for private moments with your partner.
We offer styles ranging from traditional designs to what's poppin' right now in the markets of Dakar.
Get the perfect fit
We believe in the power of feminine energy. No matter your size we bring you a variety of styles and designs for every body type.
Depending on where you’d like your waist beads to lay, use a measuring tape to find the width of your mid-section either right above your navel or your hips. We do all of our measurements in inches.