Beads are intricately hand woven to produce a design resembling the flag colors. The thread used in knitting is water resistant allowing you to wash dishes, take a shower and even go swimming with your bracelet on. Woven with strong non-elastic thread that is durable and does not break easily. This bracelet was handmade by a Maasai woman in Kenya. Use Soap or hand wash for wearing this bracelet. It will be smaller than our fist size inorder to stay tight to our wrist.