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Find the supplies you need to create beaded jewelry from this list of vendors who sell seed beads, gemstone beads, crystals, metal beads, wire, findings, and all kinds of related supplies.

Thunderbird Supply
Thunderbird Supply offers all kinds of jewelry making supplies, tools, and equipment. It also has a number of free jewelry tip tutorials on its web site.

Natural Touch Beads
Natural Touch Beads offers resin beads of all shapes along with stone, wood, and glass beads. They sell both retail and wholesale for approved buyers.

At Hempwork you'll find supplies, kits, and "how-to" information, including video tutorials to get you started with macramé jewelry.

A Bead Store
With a low minimum order of only $10, this company offers a large selection of beads and beading supplies.

B'Sue Boutiques
Along with the usual jewelry making supplies like beads, wire, and findings, this supplier also sells some more unique items such as Czech glass buttons, purse handles and frames, and stampings and charms.

While this site sells wholesale, no tax ID is required, so anyone can purchase from them. Wholesale prices kick when larger quantities are purchased. They sell: Murano glass jewelry, Venetian beads, Swarovski crystals, jewelry findings, pearls, gemstones, just about everything for jewelry makers.

Ambush Beads
Here's a list of wholesale beads available from Ambush Beads.

Arizona Bead Company
Beads and more beads including semi-precious, polymer clay, Bali silver, Czech glass, fiber optic, Austrian crystal, along with tools, findings, and kits can be found here.

Artbeads.com has a wide assortment of beads, of course, and lots of other supplies such as findings, wire, chain, and charms, for jewelry designers.

Artgems Inc.com
Tons of beads and findings are included on their site along with pictures and prices. Some of the types of beads they carry include pearls, Czech, Austrian crystals, Indian glass, and gemstone beads.

Auntie's Beads
She may turn be your favorite aunt because this retail beading supply company has a large selection of beads such as crystal, stone, silver letter beads, and even animal print beads, plus they beading wire, books, tools, and more.

It's easier than ever now to order from this bead shop on line. They have jewelry kits, tools, beads, and findings.

Bally Bead Company
This company offers a huge line of beads from seed to African trade beads along with charms and stringing supplies.

Well known for their coated wire beading cord, they also sell wire, findings, tools and books.

Bead Brains
This glass bead artist offers a wonderful supply of hand-crafted glass beads.

This is an excellent list and description of various types of beads from greasy to satin and more.

This on-line bead store offers glass, Czech pressed and seed beads, findings, stone beads, books, and videos. They also have a few other areas that they are developing such as Tips & Tricks and a gallery.

Pasternak Findings
While the word "findings" is included in this supplier's name, it also sells a lot of other jewelry supplies, from beads, to metal, to soldering materials.

The Beadin' Path
This company provides a large assortment of seed beads.

The Bead Merchant
The bead supplier has all the beader needs as far as stringing materials, beads, findings, and kits.

This site offers vintage, hand-made, Czech, and Japanese seed beads at great prices.

Snazzy Cat
Snazzy Cat sells various types of beads such as crystals and gemstone as well as findings.

Bead Peddler
This direct importer of beads offers chevrons, Czech crystals, Indian glass, and lampwork beads.

Beads and Pieces
Beads and Pieces is a wholesale mail order store featuring beads from the Philippines and Indonesia including horn, metal, amber, and bone.

Beads by Mail
Bead related supplies catalog, free bead newsletter, bead book reviews, a gallery, and instructions are just some of what you'll find on this site packed full of information for the bead worker.

The Bead Warehouse
Also known as Marvin Schwab, this supplier offers fine gems, jewelry, beads, findings and supplies.

Bid On Beads
Here's an auction site dedicated to bead and jewelry making supplies and finished handcrafted pieces.

Caravan Beads
Chain, books, findings, and lots and lots of beads such as delicas and seed beads available on this site.

CGM Inc.
This well known findings company has everything you need to connect up your beads and wire.

Cindy's Crafts
Cindy offers over 300 colors of Japanese seed beads, delicas, needles,thread, and books.

Copper Coyote
These company has a great supply of Japanese seed beads as well as pressed glass Czech beads. They sell wholesale and retail.

This company offers purse frames, knitted purse kits, and other supplies for the beader.

Offering firepolished beads, pressed beads, etc., this company imports supplies from the Czech Republic and Korea. They are wholesale and require a login password to check out their prices, but you can sign up for this for free.

Da Bead Babe
They claim to have the largest on-line selection of beads available on the web.

Electic Etc.
Bead and more bead can be found on this site: paper, metal, stone, glass, pony, and seed. They also sell books, wire, and findings.

Embroidered Soul
Hand-made Greek ceramic beads and pendants in a dozen different colors and styles is available through their on-line catalog.

Enterprise Art
Huge selection of crafts items. They are retail, so there is no min order required. They also have great merchandise for kid's projects.

As the name suggests, you'll find lots of jewelry findings available through this on line retailer, but they also carry an assortment of beads as well.

Fire Mountain Gems
This company has all kinds of jewelry supplies from beads to tools to displays for those who want to sell their jewelry. They have a huge catalog and also on-line ordering available as well. They sell both retail and wholesale so you don't need to be a business.

Creative Beadwork
You've probably seen Laura Jansen's beaded ornament books in your local bead store. You can also get them from her site as well as ornament kits and stands.

General Bead
Here is an alphabetical listing of the products they offer. Besides beads the offer a large selection of findings as well.

Guyot Brothers
Manufactures of decorative brass stampings and filigrees, this company has all kinds of charms and related stampings you can use as jewelry components.

Gemstones, metalized beads, porcelain beads, fiberoptic beads, and findings are available from this company.

The House of Orange
This company is located in Vancouver, Canada and has a long list of available supplies such as pendants, findings, seed beads, castings, and wire.

Jerry Smith Beads
Jerry sells a large selection of gem stones beads and also provides some interesting bead information on his site.

Mazel Tov! Jewelry Treasures
Cyndi Lavin makes her own glass beads. See her bicon, tabular, spirls, and swirl beads here.

Nina Designs
Nina sells Bali beads and findings on her site as well as hair clips, buttons, and just about anything else you can imagine that can be made from silver.

Klew Experessions
Karen Lewis has been featured in a number of magazines for her innovative polymer clay beads which have a look of glass. Her beads are sold through a number of bead shops and are also available on her site.

Land of Odds
Beads, findings, display and packaging material, jewelry, books, and posters are all availalbe from this bead store that also has a great web site.

Rings & Things
They have a great selection of findings, stone and glass beads, tools. This a great place for the jewelry crafter. Wholesale only.

Rio Grande
This company could probably claim to just about everything a jewelry maker needs: beads, wire, tools, findings, displays. I could go on and on.

Shipwreck Beads
You name it, they have it when it comes to beads. You can shop on-line or order their huge, color catalog.

South Pacific Wholesale Company
Rocks, beads, jewelry findings, and finished jewelry are available. They have a low min. order requirement and put out sales flyers on a regular basis.

Soft Flex Online
This site is packed with all kinds of information for the beader and wire wrapper including a way to sign up for a free sample.

Splendor In The Glass
Specializing in vintage beads, this company offers pre and post WWII vintage pieces from Czechoslovakia, West Germany, Germany-U.S. Zone, Occupied Japan, France, China, Austria, U.S.

Texas Beads
This site offers semi-precious beads and lots of findings in both base and precious metal.

Venetian Bead Shop
Venetian and Murano Glass offers handmade beads with over 500 bead styles available including millefiori, fiorato, 24kt gold foils and .925 sterling silver foils, sommerso, miro, avventurina in hearts, crosses, disc and cabochons. They sell wholesale and retail and ship worldwide.

Wild Things
You'll go wild over the large selection of beads available from this supplier.

Bourget Brothers
They have a number of catalogs to choose from and everything from beads to soldering torches.

Hippos Eating Alligators
Amy Bajorek Kappler is the artist behind the quirky glass jewelry and components company, Hippos Eating Alligators. Amy is a works at her craft full-time in her home-based studio in Texas.

Halstead Bead Company
A wholesale supplier of bead and beading supplies, this company offers and on line web catalog.

Jewelry Things Inc.
Located in Providence, Rhode Island, the heart of the jewelry making industry, this supplier offers a wide variety of findings, beads, and components.

Charm Factory
The Charm Factory has loads of charms for your jewelry needs. The carry sterling silver as well as 14kt charms and beads.

Santa Fe Jewelers Supply
Santa Fe Jewelers Supply offers a complete line of precious and base metal sheet, wire and casting grain, PMC products and tools, jewelry findings, jewelry tools, semi-precious stones and beads and display items. They also have an on-line catalog available.

Ornamental Tea
This company sells the traditional as well as the unusual when it comes to jewelry making supplies, including chain, wire, findings, beads, and more.

8Seasons Beading Supplies
This company is located in China and sells a large assortment of beading supplies.

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