Hi it’s Hana here, I’ve noticed recently that we’re getting more people coming to visit us from outside Nottingham. I’m not sure if it’s because there are now less bead shops in the UK or because beading and crafting are becoming more popular. Either way we often get asked what else there is to do and see in Nottingham so I thought share some of my favourite places with you.
A little bit about us…
Despite having a bright purple shop front in the centre of Nottingham we often find that some people in Nottingham still don’t know who we are, where we are or what we are about! Continue reading The Bead Shop Crew
It’s In Nottingham’s Independents Festival takes place each June and is a fantastic way of shining a spotlight on all of the great independent businesses in Nottingham. Continue reading It’s In Nottingham – Independents Festival
I’m sure I’ve mentioned before about how excited we get here at The Bead Shop every time Swarovski launch their new ranges. They send us small boxes of joy with sample pieces of new crystal cuts, bead shapes as well as sparkling new crystal and pearl colours.
We’re holding a Paw-some tea party at The Bead Shop in our light and airy workshop room along with a bead social on Saturday 3rd June 2pm – 5pm – we do hope you can join us!
Hello it’s Steph here. I teach a lot of the workshops at The Bead Shop and design quite a few of the kits too. I regularly get asked how do I come up with my designs so I thought I’d share a little insight as to how our latest design got developed into a kit, which originally started life as a workshop.
Hello! My name is Alex. Since I’m the newest member of The Bead Shop and I’ve always been interested and supportive of independent businesses, I wanted to start the new and updated blog with a post about the history of the bead shop and how I ended up working here.
Hello there! If you’re looking for inspirational tutorials, reviews and news then you are in the right place. We’ll be regularly sharing great new products, free projects and intriguing articles with you from our creative team here at The Bead Shop (Nottingham) ltd.