Glues, adhesives and glazes are essential for many jewellery making projects you’ll come across on your journey. We have a wide range of high quality adhesives for numerous tasks all at affordable prices.Shop Now
Cylindrical in shape, Miyuki Delica beads are finely cut to achieve a plane and flush finish, making them satisfying to work with. All seed beads are classed as ‘small’ beads; the numbers next to the name denotes further detail. i.e. Miyuki 11/0 Delica Beads are 1.6 mm.Shop Now
Kumihimo is a traditional form of Japanese braiding which involves using cords and ribbons to make bracelets and jewellery.Shop Now
A spacer bead is usually a type of bead that is used between feature beads or charms in a piece of jewellery such as a bracelet or necklace.Shop Now
With designers such as Chanel, Balenciaga and Christian Dior all collaborating with Swarovski in the past, these beautiful crystals are much sought after by jewellery-lovers around the world.Shop Now
Did you know The Bead Shop has been in Manchester since 1993 and over the years we have met some very inspiring people who love beads. We have shared all of our jewellery making & craft ideas with our customers & learnt new designs & tricks.
Whether you are looking for beads, gemstones or our jewellery findings, The Bead Shop has everything you’ll need and more. The Bead Shop can guide you through everything, which includes our jewellery making guidelines and even helping you make jewellery making into more than a hobby!
Although we can’t convey the atmosphere of our UK bead store online, we hope you find the site as fun and enticing as shopping in person. We pride ourselves on our unique and stylish beads from all around the world, which includes glass beads and Swarovski Crystals. As bead lovers, we are always finding amazing new products and adding them to our website and also specialise in wholesale orders.