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love beads

pl.n.
Small beads on a necklace, especially when worn as a symbol of love and peace, originally by hippies.

love′ beads`


n.pl.
a necklace of beads worn as a symbol of peace.
[1965–70]
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In the early Seventies, I had shoulder-length hair, bell-bottom pants, love beads and shirts that laced up at the front.
Or does his work define the age in which we live as surely as flowers and love beads conjure up seminal scenes of another era--or for that matter, Greek figures dancing around the belt of 2000 year old amphorae?
At least he isn't wearing love beads and quoting Grateful Dead songs, but the wannabe-cool GOP presidential hopeful Jon Huntsman needs to have someone sit him down to tell him what century we're in.
But there is a vast selection of other gifts, including charm bracelets, eternity rings, love beads, handmade gold chains and designer watches.
I'd be wearing a black leather jacket and trousers and an MC5 T-shirt and they'd be dancing around in flower tops with love beads.
This year's theme is a "'70s Rock Party," where conference participants can dress in bell bottoms, tie-dyed T-shirts and love beads.
DO you pack a kaftan, love beads and a stash of recreational herbs or an Armani suit and a Blackberry as you head for Hedgestock?
Models' hair will be done by The Final Cut and Rapunzel, while custom made jewellery will be provided by Love Beads.
Maybe its their loon pants, or could it be their hippy love beads, those ones you simply can't help but dig, maaan?
Hippy Puppy Costume -- This "wagadelic" flower power costume includes love beads, faded jeans, and hat with built-in dreadlocks.
Dressed in high-heeled Spanish boots, black shades, wide-wale corduroy pants and love beads, he jams on some drifty songs with a live band and sells contraband goods from under the hood of his Volkwagen Beetle (a bug with "love" emblazoned across it).
All this despite looking like crazed proto-hippies who want to strangle you with their love beads.