Favorite Bead Shops

Your Favorite Bead Shops from around the country.

Your Favorite Bead Shops

I asked and you answered. Over on the Candie Cooper Facebook page I asked for your list of favorite bead shops and you didn’t disapoint.

Take this list with you the next time you are making travel plans and be sure to stop at some of these locations. I know I will be adding a few to my travel list.

Favorite Bead Shops by State:

Here is a list of favorite bead shops directly from you. We love that you are helping to give your input to make beautiful things. (organized by state)


  • Bead Biz-Helena, AL
  • Blue Girl Beads-Gulf Shores, AL


  • Scottsdale Bead Supply-Scottsdale, AZ


  • Argenta Bead Company-Little Rock, AR


  • Just Bead It-Concord, CA
  • Bead Works-Brea, CA
  • Piece of Mind Studio-Sacramento CA
  • Lost Cities Beads-San Diego, CA
  • Beads by the Bay-Morro Bay, CA
  • Bead Gallery-Bonsall, CA


  • White Rabbit Beads-Colorado Springs, CO
  • Nomad Beads-Boulder, CO
  • The Crazy Merchant-Denver, CO


  • The Bead Strand-Ocala, FL
  • Island Cove Beads and Gallery-Indian Rocks Beach, FL
  • Sparkle Spot Bead Shop-St. Petersburg, FL


  • Bead & Lace Boutique-Senoia, GA


  • Rustic River Finds-Galena, IL
  • Bodacious Beads-Des Plaines, IL
  • LaBeadOh!-Springfield, IL
  • JBC Beads-Downers Grove, IL


  • Bead Source-Fort Wayne, IN
  • The Beaded Peacock-Warsaw, IN
  • Beads Unlimited-Whiteland, IN


  • Beadology-Iowa City, IA


  • Afterglow Beads-Louisville, KY


  • The Bead Shop-New Orleans, LA
  • Turquoise Coyote-Ponchatoula, LA


  • Potomac Bead Company-Hagerstoen, MD
  • Bead Soup-Savage, MD


  • Moonlight Beads-East Freetown, MA


  • Stony Creek Bead-Ypsilanti, MI
  • Beads To Live By-Jackson, MI
  • Nawbin-Traverse City, MI
  • Beads to Live By-Jackson, MI
  • Bead Haven-Frankenmuth, MI


  • Taylors Falls Bead Store-Taylors Falls, MN


  • Beads to Live By-Jackson, MS
  • Village Beads-Ridgeland, MS


  • Bead Boutique-North Kansas City, MO
  • Lady Bug Beads-Saint Louis, MO


  • Powder Horn Trading Company-Kalispell, MT
  • Doug Allard Flathead Indian Museum & Trading Post-Saint Ignatius, MT


  • Bead Haven-Las Vegas, NV

New Jersey

  • Bead Dazzle-Pt. Pleasant, NJ

New Mexico

  • Mama’s Minerals-Albuquerque, NM
  • Thunderbird Supply-Albuquerque, NM
  • Kameyab-Albuquerque, NM

New York

  • Park Ave Beads-Wantagh, NY
  • Crystal Garde Designs-Oakdale, NY
  • Bead Emporium-East Moriches, NY
  • CJS Sales: Crafts, Jewelry, Supplies-New York City, NY
  • A Bead Just So-Ballston Spa, NY

North Carolina

  • The Bead Lady-Concord, NC
  • Chevron Trading Post and Bead Company-Asheville, NC
  • Beads Inc.-Charlotte, NC
  • Rare Earth Beads-Durham, NC
  • Off the Beaded Path-Forest City, NC

North Dakota

  • Bead Chicks-Bismarck, ND


  • Heliotrope Studio-Dayton, OH
  • Coyote Beads-Bowling Green, OH
  • Gahanna Bead Studio-Gahanna, OH


  • The Bead Merchant-Tulsa, OK
  • The Beadles-Broken Arrow, OK


  • Beadzillion Beads-Bend OR
  • Dava Bead & Trade-Portland OR
  • Bullies Beads-Tigard, OR
  • Dava Bead & Trade-Portland OR
  • Spearit Beads & Co Albany-OR


  • Beadworks-Philadelphia, PA
  • Allegory Gallery-Ligonier, PA
  • Crystal Bead Bazaar-Pittsburgh PA
  • Blue Santa-Media, PA
  • The Bead Garden-Havertown, PA
  • Buttercup Beads-Audubon, PA
  • Serenity Bead Shop & Studio-Greenburg, PA
  • Studio 36,-Pottstown, PA

South Carolina

  • Beads, Gems & Jewelry-Columbia, SC
  • Beads Galore-Greenville, SC
  • Beach Beads-Myrtle Beach, SC
  • MB Jewelry & Beads-Aiken, SC
  • Panda’s Crossing-Mauldin, SC


  • White Fox-Knoxville, TN


  • Beads Wonderland-San Antonio, TX
  • Bead on Beads-Dallas, TX
  • Rock Barrel-Dallas, TX
  • Bead Crazee-Tyler, TX
  • Antiques, Beads and Crafty People-Pearland, TX
  • Beads of Splendor-Dallas, TX


  • Beads at Knit Unique-Logan, UT


  • Beatniks-Brattleboro, VT


  • Alexander’s-Seattle, WA
  • Bead Boppers-Puyallup, WA
  • Garden of Beaden-Bothell, WA
  • Shipwreck Beads-Olympia, WA
  • Wynwoods Gallery & Studio-Townsend, WA
  • Wynwood Gallery and Studio-Port Townsend, WA
  • The Bead Store at Elizabeth’s Cottage-Anacortes, WA
  • ArtBeads-WA


  • Midwest Beads-Brookfield, WI
  • Eclectia Beads-Brookfield, WI
  • Funky Hannah’s-Racine, WI
  • Diakonos Designs-Stoughton, WI
  • Acme Bead Company-Sturgeon Bay, WI
  • Prairie Flower Beads-Portage, WI


  • Kellie’s Bead Boutique-Maple Ridge BC Canada
  • Country Beads-Vancouver BC Canada
  • Abacus-Nelson BC Canada
  • McBeads-Ottawa, Canada
  • BeadFx-Toronto, Canada
  • Kellie’s Bead Boutique-Pitt Meadows BC Canada
  • Banjos Bead House-Oatlands, Sydney Australia

Thank you for your participation in curating this list! See you online.


  1. Next time in California visit Bead Gallery in Bonsall (San Diego County) Julie Marquez (owner) is AMAZING!

  2. Karen Smith says

    Fabulous list .. ❤️Thank you so much for sharing ..

  3. Linda Marino says

    Love the newly opened Serenity Bead Shop And Studio in Greensburg PA

  4. Pam Hricenak says

    Swift Water Beads Gems and Jewelry in Columbia SC

  5. How do I add my favorite Bead shops in FL and Michigan?

  6. Connie Vorbeck says

    Thank you! Great information!

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