Store Hours:Monday – Saturday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Tuesday until 8:00 pm. Closed Sundays
1942 S. River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60018 847-699-7959
a bit off the beadin' path but well worth the trip!
new rose-gold findings, lobsters,
clasps, headpins, earwires and
two pretty styles of small chain
Wire: Artistic Wire® and Beadsmith® wire in many sizes
Chain: about 150 styles in nine finishes (almost all of which are nickle and lead free). Plus
vast selection of clasps, earwires, headpins, eyepins, crimps, crimp covers,
jump rings, Snapeeze® jump rings, bead caps, and cones.
Charms: we have lots!!!!!! Shoes, food, animals,
crosses and rosary medals, Jewish symbols, Celtic symbols, Christmas, Halloween, letters and many more.
Beads: we have a large table filled with rounds, daisies, spacers,
tubes, decorative rings, oval letters and a great variety of other shapes in base-metal and
Buttons: Big, small, shanks, 2-hole, funky, pretty. At least 75 styles.
Beads: a large selection of hand-crafted Bali and Thai sterling (and vermeil) that was purchased when silver was less expensive and is still
priced accordingly – quite a bargain in today's market. In addition, there are American- manufactured
gold-filled beads and silver beads, bead caps, cones, charms and letter cubes in 4mm and
Chain: a limited variety of gold-filled and sterling silver.
Wire: sterling, silver-filled and gold-filled round
wire (28-14 gauge) is available by the foot and ounce.
Earwires: our selection of earwires is spectacular with lever backs, studs,
french earwires, in both sterling and gold-filled. We also have threaders and
Clasps: our inventory is the best in the area: hooks,
toggles, lobsters and a lovely selection of classic box clasps with glass and
stone in bezels. We have clasps in
sterling silver, bronze, gold-filled, and vermeil.
Rings: our soldered rings range from the simple to large elaborate, open, split and Snapeeze® jump