Beads for Jewelry Making at BeadFX!

Beads & Jewelry Making Supplies and …

Jewelry making supplies are our specialty.  Over 25,000 products are here to help you make beautiful jewellery using all of the latest tools, techniques and beads from around the world.  We carry everything for making your own jewelry, including all the glass and crystal beads for making jewelry to the large selection of stringing materials and findings components to make it sparkle.  We have knowledgeable, experienced staff to help you make your project a success.  All of the Beads for Making Jewelry that you can imagine – and hundreds more to keep your creative side busy.

We have an impressive selection of Swarovski Crystals in hundreds of styles, sizes and colors.  Swarovski Elements Pendants & Swarovski Crystal Pearls are also here in most colors too!

Do you need Miyuki Delica Cylinders Beads or Miyuki Seedbeads (round)?  We have over 2,000 colors, sizes and package sizes to fill all your project needs.  Toho Seedbeads are our second huge selection of Japanese Seedbeads,

Czech seedbeads from both Preciosa-Ornela and Jablonex are stocked in hundreds of colors and 6 sizes.

How do I put it all together

We have most Stringing Supplies including needles in Griffin Silk, Fireline, SoftFlex beading cable, C-Lon Beading Cord & Thread and dozens of others including Hemp Cord, and we have several types of stretchy cord for those easy and simple projects too.  And all those metal pieces to hold everything together to tie it together like clasps & connectors.

What can I do with Natural Semi-Precious Gemstones

Jade stones, Laboradorite, Amazonite and another 70 Natural stone beads are in our selection, many from Dakota Stones who provide beautiful quality stones at a reasonable price.

Enjoy our huge selection. There is no need to create an account, but once you do, you can log in to have access to any special pricing, use our “Save for Later” shopping cart, and ensure that any preferences you’ve set or items you’ve placed in your cart will still be there when you return, even as you move from your phone to your computer to your laptop to your tablet to “whatever they will invent next!”

Yes, We are open to the public serving all of the U.S. and Canada online.

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  • Bead on it Boards, Metal Filigree, & Evil Eyes December 2, 2021


    December is here. Where did the last year go? I mean, really? How is it December?

    First up – New Bead on it Boards. Same sizes – new patterns. It looks like every time we restock – it’s new fabrics. So, if you like these, but think you’ll wait – umm, don’t wait too long, m’kay? We have the much-ooooo’d over Jade Dragon, the blue themed Sea Turtles, the happy contrasty Dragonflies, and the bright and cheerful Poppy Fields. A fresh board is a nice little pick-me up. 😉

    s72450 Bead on it Board - 6in/15cm Square - Jade Dragons72449 Bead on it Board - 6in/15cm Square - Sea Turtless72451 Bead on it Board - 6in/15cm Square - Dragonfliess72454 Bead on it Board - 6in/15cm Square - Poppy Fields

    We had quite the discussion about the sizes of these at the latest virtual bead tea. The 11×17 is big enough for a lap board, but can be hard
    to find table space for it, if your table is a towering pile of stuff, like mine. Nice for laying out complex projects though. The 8×14 is a
    good useful size, easier to jam onto the edge of the table, and big enough for a single project if not too complex, or 3, if you are used to
    working in the midst of chaos. The little square ones are good for travel, or being mobile around the house. Or having multiple projects on the
    go. 😉

    Are you lookin’ at me? Are YOU lookin’ at ME? The classic evil eye beads. These handmade glass beads represent the eye of the gods and is said
    to repel jealousy, bad fortune, and bring blessings and good luck. Very powerful juju. Strands of 38 or pack of 5, depending on how much juju you need.

    s72470 Glass Flat Round - 9.5mm - Evil Eye (5)

    Metal Filigree

    Last but not Least – metal filigree. Metal stamped into filigree patterns that you can use to base your creativity on. Or form it, link it, dangle it, mount it, wire it, rivet, stitch, glue, or otherwise integrate.

    You can bend them, cut them, paint them, stain them.

    s72459 Metal Filigree - 58mm Flying Triangle - Antique Bronze (5)s72464 Metal Filigree - 16mm Waterlily - Antique Bronze (2)s72466 Metal Filigree - 73mm Epaulette - Antique Bronze (2)s72468 Metal Filigree - 76mm Corner Triangle - Antique Bronze (2)s72469 Metal Filigree - 60mm Flower Disk - Antique Bronze (2)

    Here’s a couple of ideas I’ve been playing with. In both, I have added some color using some of the Pebeo Porcelaine 150 paints (which we do
    not carry – but lots of you have them, or something similar, anyway.)

    s72469 Metal Filigree - 60mm Flower Disk - Antique Bronze (2)s72468 Metal Filigree - 76mm Corner Triangle - Antique Bronze (2)

    And actually last – also not least, but possibly smallest –  Rose Montees – rhinestones in metal fittings with an + shaped back – so you
    can stitching them in multiple directions. Very nifty addition to your beadweaving. These are ss12, or around 3mm, so small enough to work in bead weaving patterns.

    s72435 Sew-on Rhinestones - ss12 Rose Montees - Crystal (72pcs approx)

    The In-stock Swarovskis are all 40% off

    We’d like to clear them out to make room for incoming items. Even the bicones are now 40% off. Mostly just big ones left now. Might as well get them while you can! You know you’ll use them.

    s48703 Swarovski Bead - 6mm Faceted Bicone (5301/5328) - Blush Rose (12)s48681 Swarovski Bead - 8mm Faceted Bicone (5301/5328) - Indian Red (6)

    And, of course, don’t forget the Manager’s Specials! Some items as much as 70% off!


    We are always happy to combine orders – and if it bumps you up to free shipping – excellent – we combine them
    automatically and refund the difference.

    Can’t find what you are looking for? Feel free to just email us and ask!



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  • What Color is Silver?

    Have you ever found yourself wondering – what color is silver? Is silver just a super shiny grey? If you didn’t think of silver as being, oh, “special” – what would you call it? You know, the base color, without the shiny metallic look.

    I’m not sure.

    I am going to hazard a guess that the good folks making beads may not being in total agreement either.

    There are a number of Czech seed beads that are labelled – by the manufacturers – as Metallic Silver.

    And then, there are others, labelled Metallic Silver [Terra].

    And when you put them side by side …

    They aren’t even remotely like each other. At least, not to my artsy eyeballs, and if you spend any time beading, painting, dyeing, or otherwise coloring stuff – I’m guessing you don’t see them as being similar either.

    And yet – I’m hard pressed not to call either one “silver.”

    So what do you think? Are they both silver? Is one more silver-y than the other? If one is grey – what is the other? Beige?

    Weigh-in with your thoughts in the comments below.