This size seed beads was for many years the preferred
size for Native American beadwork, loomwork and bead embroidery. Although
they are still used, the range of colors available in the 11/0 size have
had an effect on the choices of many modern beaders. Packaged in
hanks(3800 beads) 12 strands each 20" in length. There are approximately
16 beads per inch.