Steel Chains

At The Bead Shop we stock a huge range of steel chains in a plethora of styles, sizes and colours all perfect for incorporating into your jewellery designs.

About Steel Chains

Steel chain is exceedingly durable, it is ideal for creating heavier pieces of jewellery and customising garments as well as accessories. Steel chain also looks incredible combined with other materials such as rattail cord, leather or even entwined with other types of chain. We stock a huge range of steel chain in a wide choice of colours, sizes and styles all sold in practical 1 metre lengths ready for assembling into something fantastic.

Our Steel Chain Selection

Steel Curb Chain - We stock a whole host of steel curb chains ranging from fine where each individual link measures 2x2.5mm making it ideal for slightly more delicate creations, we also stock small steel curb chain with links measuring 4x4.5mm, medium with links 5x6mm, elongated chain with links measuring 4.5x7mm as well as extra-large steel with links measuring 13x15mm all in silver, gold, black and copper.

Steel Trace Chain - Trace chain is uniform in shape with its oval links, it makes a great alternative to curb chain. We have a wide selection of steel trace chains ranging from fine 2x3mm perfect for creating delicate necklace chains to medium with links measuring 4.5x6.5mm perfect for crafting chunky charm bracelets and bag charms.

Belcher Chain - Is more of a statement chain, great for incorporating into your very own original jewellery designs. We stock belcher chain in silver, gold and black plated ranging in size from baby belcher which each individual link measures 3x3mm to large belcher chain measuring 5x5mm per link.

Steel Rope Chains - Steel rope chain is slightly different to your average chain, it has much more intricately woven links and would make a lovely plain necklace chain in its own right. It would also look really effective embellishing a denim jacket or bag. Each link measures 6x4mm.

Antique Plated Chain - Antique steel chain is highly effective for creating a vintage edge to a piece, whether you are creating a vintage style brooch or creating a cute vintage inspired circlet.