Atlanta Area Bead and Glass Stores / Galleries

Please Note:  Bead stores often relocate or close and don't notify us.  Southern Flames suggests you call the stores listed below to verify their addresses and store hours before visiting. Also, you might check The Beading Circle which lists details about Atlanta Area Bead Stores but it too is not always accurate. 

Please, if you have more up-to-date information about any of these stores or have others to add to the list, please email the Web Mama.

 

Beads by Design:  

585 Cobb Parkway, Suite L

Marietta, GA

770-425-3909

www.beadsbydesign.us

Beads, findings, glass, glass tools as well as handcrafted jewelry and classes in beading, Lampwork, and other jewelry related techniques.  Beads by Design also hosts Southern Flames membership meetings, events and classes.  Class schedule is available on their web site.

 

Ad Lib Beads & Jewelry
5900 Sugarloaf Pkwy.
Suite 317
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
678-847-6106
(inside Discover Mills Mall - Go in the Books-a-Million entrance and turn right - then 2nd store on the right.)
 
Artzy Beads LLC  NEW
178 East Crogan Street
Suite #250
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

(770)-545-8000

website: www.artzybeads.com

Open: Monday 1- 6:30 PM , Tuesday - Thursday 11:AM to 6:30 PM, Friday and Saturday 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM Sundays closed.

On the square in downtown Larenceville.  You can find great beads, findings, tools, and many different types of jewelry all hand crafted by several local artists including the owner - Venus Parker.  They also teach bead weaving classes and host birthday beading parties, bridal bead parties, ladies night out as well as jewelry repair.

Atlanta Bead Company  (formerly Beadworks)

781 Wheeler St

Studio 18

Atlanta, GA 30318

(Midtown West - in the old Coca Cola sugar Factory Building)

Open Tues - Sat  Noon - 6PM

(404) 347-4401

Website: www.atlantabeadcompany.com
They offer classes, wholesale, findings, gemstones, lampwork, chain, Swarovski, components, chain, and African trade beads.  Find deals & closeouts from their online store plus a broad range of classes, on-site assistance and work table. We have birthday parties and special events - even services for the professional designer."

 

American Raw Materials:

992 Rabun Drive

Lilburn, GA 

770-696-5321

Large selection of sterling silver findings, beads and gemstones.  Call and check to see if retail as well as whole sale is available. 

 

Atlanta Bead Market:  

Buford, GA

New Shop  in Buford - no other info available.

 

Art Glass Emporium:  

723 Hwy 211 NW

Winder, GA 30680

770-867-3939

Huge selection of Moretti rods; lots of sheet glass for fusing as well as a small display of Borosilicate rods.  Bullseye frit and boro, call to ask about Moretti frit.  Nice selection of tools and selection of kilns in various sizes. The Web Mama visited in March and was blown away - it was heaven.

 

The Bead Shoppe

2849 East College Ave

Twin Oaks Shopping Center

Decatur, GA 30030  (Physically located in Avondale Estates but with Decatur Address.)

(404) 296-9898

They have an enormous inventory  of beads from all over the world and a huge inventory of hard to find vintage.  They offer classes at the customer's convenience as well as girls' nights out and birthday parties for little girls. Owned Melanie Gulley and Linda Bricker.

 

Beaded Couture!  

3355 Hwy 78

Ste B

Snellville, GA 30078

Website: http://www.beadedcouture.tk
Email: beadedcouture@yahoo.com
(678)-698-9433

Friendly full service bead shop located in Snellville but near Stone Mountain.  We sell all types of loose and string beads, pendants, gifts, findings, beading tools & sterling silver supplies. We offer all types of parties and bead classes of all ages.

 

Brina Beads:

3231-A Cains Hill Place

Atlanta, GA 30305

404 816 8230

http://www.brinabeads.com

Beads, Findings, Jewelry and Classes "The women in there are really nice, and the store is always full of people shopping and making jewelry.  It was in Lucky Magazine a few months ago!  They also have plenty of classes"

 

Bundle of Beads Downtown
103 W Gordon St
Thomaston, Ga 30286
706-646-0046
email:bundleofbeads@alltel.net
This bead store carries Swarvoski Crystal, Lampwork beads, Semi-precious stones, Cateyes, Pewter charms and findings, Sterling Silver charms, block letters, and findings, tools, finished jewelry and much more. There is someone always on hand to help customers with any questions they may have.
 

The Colorstones

10800 Alpharetta Hwy

Suite 184

Roswell, GA 

770-993-9921

 

Cherrygons Beading Gallery (aka THE BEAD STORE) NEW

4046 Highway 154

(Sharpsburg McCollugh exit off 85)

Newnan, GA 30265

770-502 8110

http://www.cherrygonsbeadinggallery.com

Note that the store sign had THE BEAD STORE in large letters, with Cherrygons Beading Gallery below in smaller letters)

 

The Colorstones

2350 Cheshire Bridge Rd. 

Suite 204 

Atlanta GA 30324

(404) 389-0817
Sterling silver findings, Bali silver, Pearls,  gemstones, stringing materials, crystals, classes, etc.  Great selection, good prices.

 

Davens Ceramic Center 

Pottery & Glass Equipment and Supplies

5076 Peachtree Road

Atlanta, GA 30341

770-451-2105  or 1-800-695-4805

Stocks some Bullseye Glass for fusing and slumping.  If you need Bullseye Rods for Beadmaking check to see if they have them before going. They also have a small supply of Moretti glass rods and tool.  Primarily  a pottery store with large kilns, hundreds of glazes, they also sell stained glass and glass for fusing.  If you live close by, you might want to check it out.  It is a fun place to visit.

 

Holy & Pure Gemstone, Inc NEW

Beads and Gemstones

1300 Peachtree Industrial Blvd Suite 3210

Suwanee, GA 30024

917-496-5187  or 917 678 6681

Email:  orders@holygemstone.com

http://www.holygemstone.com

Owner writes: I am a veteran bead and gemstone seller from the New York area and I just moved down here to Atlanta

 

JFF Jeweler Supply: 

5269-11 Buford Highway

Pinetree Plaza

Doraville, GA 30340

770-455-1871

The store sells sterling silver, gold filled and other wire, precious metals, beading silk and just about any tool a bench jeweler would need. They do not sell findings, chain, stones, beads, glass, gas or glass torches.

 

Jumping Mouse Bead
52 North Main St 
 Note: New Address 6/2010
Ellijay, GA 30540

706-276-1215

Closed  Mon - Tues
In addition to standard bead supplies, owner Kathy Benson says she will have lampwork, a glass torch bench and a silver bench.  Website coming soon.

 

On the Rocks -

Now only online at:  http://www.ontherocks.biz

 

Only Beads

250 Spring Street NW

Suite # 6W 363A/361B

Atlanta, GA 30303

404-826-7430

www.onlybeads.net

email info@onlybeads.net

Wholesale and Retail precious and semi precious stone beads.  City of Atlanta.

 

Roma Creations

1039 Peachtree Industrial Blvd

Suite # A108

Suwanee, GA 30024

770-904-3135

www.romajewels.com

email:  meena@romajewels.com

Roma Creations is a full Service bead store with a wide selection of supplies for jewelry making ranging from Semiprecious beads, Swarovski Crystals, Czech glass beads, Copper, Vermeil and silver findings. We also carry Tools, Beading Cords, Wires, Project Books too. They also have a wide selection of unique and beautifully Handcrafted Asian Indian fashion Jewelry, Bridal as well as Temple jewelry.

 

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