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


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
(inside Discover Mills Mall - Go in the Books-a-Million entrance and turn right - then 2nd store on the right.)


American Raw Materials:

992 Rabun Drive

Lilburn, GA 


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


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


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.


Bundle of Beads Downtown
103 W Gordon St
Thomaston, Ga 30286
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 



Cherrygons Beading Gallery (aka THE BEAD STORE) NEW

4046 Highway 154

(Sharpsburg McCollugh exit off 85)

Newnan, GA 30265

770-502 8110

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.


FlameTree Glass

Beadmaking Supplies - tools, glass, etc.

Beads and Glass Art

Classes and Torch Rental

850 Warsaw Rd.

Roswell GA 30075



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


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 -

2760 Braselton Hwy -  Suite 102

Dacula,  GA 30019 

(770) 904-6310

Conveniently located off of I-85, just 3 miles from the Mall of Georgia. Full service beadshop offering semi-precious, Swarovski, czech glass, stering & gold filled findings, tools and supplies. Check their website for classes:

Only Beads

250 Spring Street NW

Suite # 6W 363A/361B

Atlanta, GA 30303



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


Roma Creations

1039 Peachtree Industrial Blvd

Suite # A108

Suwanee, GA 30024



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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