For centuries pearls and beads have defined Nigerian culture and heritage whether as celebratory items, gifts or as expressions of royalty and wealth. Today these ornaments are making their way into urban society as contemporary fashion items. Bead makers and weavers, either for bespoke or commercial purposes, are making a name for themselves as fashionistas. The Pearls and Beads exhibition is designed to thrust the beading industry into its proper commercial realm by providing much needed exposure and markets for the countless small businesses engaged in beading. This ancient art that has endured is about to be transformed into a modern day commercial machine. Get ready to be dazzled by an array of designed ornamental beads like never before. Register now!