Same day dispatch of beads for jewellery making, beadwork & bead craft. Beading threads, SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS crystal, jewellery tools & findings, free beading projects & help.


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Welcome to our website. Here you will find information about our bead shop, jewellery making courses, which bead fairs we trade at and meet our lovely customers, free beading patterns and Swarovski projects and, most importantly, our online bead shop for retail & wholesale beads!
We buy and stock 4,000 and some more beads direct from all over the world from the major manufacturers of beads and pendants. You should find everything you need here for your beading projects and creations. If you don't find what you are looking for then get in touch with us so we can find them for you.
We hold large ranges of stock from SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS crystal beads and Swarovski Crystal Pendants, Miyuki delicas, Miyuki TILA beads & Half-TILAS, not to mention Jewellery Findings, Wooden beads and jewellery wire.

Maybe you are looking for information on a beading technique or some info on different types of beads or a beading term then a visit to our glossary may help.

Anyway enough chat and more beading! Please feel free to contact us if you need any advice or if you have any questions about our products, we are here to help and advise you on all aspects of beading and are happy to spend time helping you to achieve your beading goals.


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Customer Comments

15th August 2016

Hello, just wanted to let you know that I have shopped at a lot of online bead stores and I much prefer your store due to your packaging, speed snd reliability. Compared to the others I really feel that my orders are in safe hands, thank you very much xxxxxx Jennie

18th July 2016

I just wanted to confirm you the receiving of the bead stopper today! Everything is OK and I am happy about it. Thank you for your message and for the prompt shipping of the order! Kind regards, Liliana

13th July 2016

Just a quick note with a big thanks for your help in delivery of my order of the pins. It was such a smooth process and worked 100% - got them safely before the weekend. Many thanks! Best wishes, Lizel