About Pearl Beads

In the same manner you may throw on a string of pearls to add class to a black dress, you may also add any type of pearl for a sense of immediate style. Pearl beads create instant elegance to an accessory you wish to personalise, an existing piece of jewellery you want to add to or a brand new necklace or bracelet you are making from scratch.

Types Of Pearl Beads

We understand just how important detail is and how the difference of colour, shape, quality and size can create a completely different look and feel.

Customers can choose from the following kinds of pearl beads we have available to make jewellery:

  • Swarovski pearl beads will add a definite hint of glitz to your jewellery piece. They are available in a range of different shapes including baroque, pear shaped and curved. Colours include pinks, blues, greens and greys as well as many more
  • Freshwater pearls offer the ultimate in bespoke beads with no two the same. Our blister and potato shaped freshwater pearls come in a range of different colours including bronze, gold, violet and aqua
  • Czech glass pearl bead mixes are 50 g bags of beautiful beads made up of a range of different colours, shapes and sizes
  • Glass pearl beads are effective on appearance and price. Colours available in the glass pearl bead range include; topaz, cream, bright turquoise, white, light amethyst, light mink, light green, dark brown and light peach plus more

Pearl Bead Extras

The Bead Shop provides those all-important jewellery making tools and accessories so that you can get your pearl bead creation made to perfection.

Griffin Silk Bead cord is the perfect jewellery cord on which to string your pearls. It is made from 100% pure silk and allows pearls with small holes to easily thread through. A range of colours are available from The Bead Shop and a ready string needle comes with each one.

In our jewellery findings section, we have a Calottes findings, which help to tidily finish off your pearl bead design. We offer a range of different types of calottes including gold, silver or copper plated and antique gold, silver and brass plated side hinge calottes.