Local Bead Stores

Look through this list for stores that offer discounts to SDBS members!  Stores with a discount listed will give that discount when a member presents her or his membership card. Please note: this list is provided for your convenience. It is updated 1-2 times/year. Many businesses make changes throughout the year. Please contact stores first to confirm hours and availability before visiting them in person.

The San Diego Bead Society is not responsible for any change of information since the distribution of this list on June 1, 2015.

If you have any questions, please call the individual store before you visit.

Thank you and happy beading!

B&B Pearl, Inc.
2515 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110 (in Old Town)
Phone: 619-260-0688
Email: rpjeweler@gmail.com
Website: www.rpjeweler.com
Pearls, semiprecious and Chinese crystals.

Daily 11:30 – 6:00

10% discount for SDBS members

BEAD CELLAR (FORMERLY BEAD GALLERY OF SCRIPPS RANCH)
9825 Mira Mesa Blvd.
Scripps Ranch, CA 92131
Phone: 858-831-9190www.bead-cellar.cominfo@bead-cellar.com
In Scripps Ranch across the street from Denny’s.  Classes & parties available. Jewelry, tools,Swarovski crystals, Czech beads, findings, sterling silver, chains, charms and semi-precious stones.

Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5, closed Sundays.

BEAD GALLERY — BONSALL
5519 Mission Rd., Suite C
Bonsall, CA 92003
Phone: 760-732-5997
Classes & parties available. Jewelry, tools,Swarovski crystals, Czech beads, findings, sterling silver, chains, charms and semi-precious stones.

Tues-Thurs 11-6, Fri 11-6:00, Sat 10-4, closed Sunday and Monday.

BEADS AND MAGIC WISHES GRANTED
by DONNA M. PALMER
9039 Caminito Vera
San Diego, CA 92126
Phone: 858-578-2273
Website: http://beadsandmagicwishes.org
Email: beadragon@aol.com
Great selection of seed beads in all sizes and colors, exciting kits and stimulating classes.

By appointment only.

10% discount for SDBS members

BEADS, CRYSTALS & MORE
967 S. Coast Highway 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone: 760-942-5222http://beadscrystalsandmore.com/YouTube video overview of the store
Located in the The Lumberyard.

Crystals , stone, vintage glass, charms, findings & more. Classes, parties & repairsWe’re one of San Diego’s oldest bead stores filled with treasure.  Our inventory reflects our longtime love affair with beads, as well as our taste for the unique, exotic and most of all, our penchant for high grading everything from plastic to Tahitian pearls and gemsas if it was to be a gift for our own wife, mom, or dad.

Mon-Thus 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-7, Sun 11-6

10% discount for SDBS members and 20%+ to those with a business license.

BEADS AND MORE
4150 Mission Blvd., #111
San Diego, CA 92109
Phone: 858-483-4190
www.sandiegobeads.com
In Pacific Beach at The Promenade Center.

Imported beads, gold filled, sterling silver, natural stone & more. Stringing supplies, findings, and instructional books. Free basic beading classes available.

Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5, summer hours close at 7:00 P.M.
10% discount for SDBS members

BEADS OF LA JOLLA — new address in the Village

7730 Herschel Avenue, Suite J

La Jolla, CA 92037

Tuesday through Saturday 10-5, Sun and Mon by appointment

Beads, repairs, and custom designs.

BLACK BEAD, THE
5003 Newport Avenue
San Diego, CA 92107
Phone: 619-222-2115
www.theblackbead.com
In Ocean Beach.

Japanese& Czech seed beads, gemstone beads, Austrian & Czech crystals, books, findings, handmade, ethnic, trade beads and charms.

Closed Mon & Tues, Wed-Sat 10:30-7, Sun 11-6

10% discount for SDBS members

BLACK SHEEP, THE
1060 S. Coast Highway 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone: 760-436-9973
www.theblacksheep.biz
At intersection Hwy 101 & J Street.

Beads, plus a wonderful selection of yarns, buttons and loom weaving.

Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun closed

BOUNCING BEAD, THE
8876 La Mesa Blvd.
La Mesa, CA 91942
Phone: 619-460-2323
www.thebouncingbead.com
Bead classes and parties. Semi precious stones, Swarovski crystals, jewelry, findings, chains, charms, books, tools, sterling silver, pearls, glass beads, Czech/Japanese seed beads, supplies and a helpful staff.

Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5, closed Sunday

10% discount for SDBS members

CHIC BEADS
1415 N. Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA 92054
Phone 760-435-1040
Tues-Fri 11-5:30, Sat 10-4, closed Sunday & Monday
CLAY FACTORY
PO Box 460598
Escondido, CA 92046-0598
Phone: 760-741-3242
Toll free: 877-728-5739
Fax: 760-741-5436
www.clayfactory.com Mon-Fri 9-5, closed weekends
DANCING BEAR INDIAN TRADER
1118 West Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92025
www.dancingbearindiantrader.com
Czech hanks of seed beads, charlottes, true cuts, etc. Japanese seed beads. Beautiful fabric. Specializing in Native American craft supplies.

Mon – Sat 10-6, Sun 12-5

FOLK ART INTERNATIONAL
823 W. Washington
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone: 619-260-0686
In Mission Hills.

Beads and ornaments — ethnic and old trade. Extensive collection. Reasonable prices.

Tues-Sat 11-6, closed Sunday and Monday

GEM AND BEAD MALL, INC. — San Diego location
7377 Convoy Court, Suite A
San Diego, CA 92111
Phone: 858-277-1361
www.gemandbeadmall.comMon-Sat 10-7, SUn 12-5Importer & wholesaler of semi-precious beads.

10% discount for SDBS members

GEM AND BEAD MALL, INC. — San Marcos location
705 Center Dr. #109
San Marcos, CA 92069
Phone: 760-743-3204
www.gemandbeadmall.com
Importer & wholesaler of semi-precious beads in a 4,000 square foot store.

Mon-Sat 10-7, Sun 12-5

10% discount for SDBS members

INDIAN STORE, THE
1950 Hacienda Drive
Vista, CA 92084
Phone: 760-639-5309
www.theindianstore.org
West on 78 freeway towards Oceanside, take the Emerald exit, turn left and go over the freeway. At the light on Hacienda, turn right. In the 2nd shopping center next to California Dreams.

Austrian crystals, Czech, seed beads, charlottes, cuts, sterling silver, gold, precious and semi-precious, metal findings, and much more. Retail and wholesale.

Mon-Sat 10-7, Sun 10-6

10% discount for SDBS members

LOST CITIES BEADS
2802 Juan Street, #14
San Diego, CA 92110
Phone: 619-692-1114
www.lostcitiesbeads.com
In Old Town San Diego.

Value priced exotic gemstone beads & pearls, old Tibetan turquoise, coral and amber. Antiques silver crosses, amulets, chains and bracelets. Clasps & spacers from sterling silver, vermeil and 22 kt gold. Expert pearl and bead restringing.

Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 10-5

OCEAN SKY BEADS
630-A Grand Ave.
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone: 760-730-9400
www.oceanskybeads.com
North San Diego county.

Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri 11-6; Sat 10-5; Sun 12-5.  Closed Tuesdays.

OSKADUSA
243 N. Highway 101 #6
Solana Beach, CA 92075
Phone: 858-755-2323
www.oskadusa.com
In front of the Boardwalk.

Awesome, gorgeous, exotic and unusual beads from all over. Hand selected new & vintage glass. Crystals & silver, Japanese seeds & Delicas. Fabulous findings. Workshops, books, paper arts and fabulous rubber stamps. Designer discounts. Call for free class schedule and to get on the email list.

Mon 11-6, Tues-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5, Sun 11-4

 PACIFIC BEADS (FORMERLY SOUTH SUN)

9332 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
San Diego, CA 92123
858-277-1762

Although we are a relatively new store, our staff has many years of experience in the jewelry and beading industry. The response to our new store has been overwhelming! San Diego’s beaders have instantly fallen in love with our giant selection of gemstone beads, silver pendants, and unique findings.

Monday-Saturday 9:30-6:00 , Sundays 10:00-5:00

PEARLWEAR BEADS & CREATIONS

209 North Highway 101

Solana Beach, CA 92075

760-415-3182

SHA-SHA, “a bead spa”
861 Sixth Ave., Suite 629
San Diego, CA 91010
Phone: 858-922-1979
Fax: 619-561-2324
www.sha-sha.us
Art jewelry studio and workshops.

Studio hours by appointment.

 

SHEPHERDESS, THE
The Sheperdess has closed its store location. Please visit their website and Facebook page.
www.shepherdessbeads.com
STORE ON THE CORNER, THE
www.christenbrown.com
Christen Brown’s Fiber Arts Treasure Trove. Website with hard-to-find items such as French wire ribbon, hand dyed silk bias ribbon, glass buttons, silk embroidery ribbons, charms and more. Shop through Christen’s online catalog or visit her eBay and Etsy sites. Classes and patterns available.