Beading Resources

My beading supply master list, patterns & tutorials

How to price your beadwork

Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x5LHjv3M4wI&t=336s

Spreadsheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1EOfSxCJgWNAD0omsIIb975gB4TtWu6xKL8hRvc2vQSM/edit?usp=sharing

Beads

https://beadazzle.ca/

Indigenous + Female-owned
https://sundaylacecreations.com/
https://cedarridgecompany.com/en/
https://cedarlilie.com/

Facebook Groups:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1986907231575755
https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanadianBeadWarsAuctionGroup
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1401300659911865
https://www.facebook.com/groups/363020227707012

Others:
https://canada.michaels.com/

USA:
https://www.capitalcitybeads.com/

Findings

Earring hooks
https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B07ZLZMZ61/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B00AE255PY/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o05_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Wire/Thread protectors 
https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B085HHM28J/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o04_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B07LGRYJDT/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s01?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Hexagon connectors
https://canada.michaels.com/en/hexagon-connectors-and-jump-rings-by-bead-landing/M20002225.html?dwvar_M20002225_color=Rhodium

 

USA: https://www.capitalcitybeads.com/findings/wire-protectors/

Backing Material

Leatherette backing, colour & glitter 
https://sundaylacecreations.com/
https://www.etsy.com/shop/thegoodlandcompany

Banding

Rhinestone metal & plastic
https://sundaylacecreations.com/
https://www.etsy.com/shop/thegoodlandcompany

Cabs (Middles/Centers)

https://breannadeis.com/collections/all-products/centers
https://sundaylacecreations.com/
https://cedarridgecompany.com/en/

 

Facebook Groups:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1986907231575755
https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanadianBeadWarsAuctionGroup
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1401300659911865
https://www.facebook.com/groups/363020227707012

Needles

Ultra Long (best for fringe and lanyards, any projects with lots of counting)
https://www.dressew.com/products/k-1-3012201?_pos=1&_sid=62190642f&_ss=r

Loom Needles (Extra long)
https://beadazzle.ca/products/tulip-loom-work-beading-needles-3pcs-5x90mm?_pos=4&_psq=loom&_ss=e&_v=1.0

Regular hard needles
https://canada.michaels.com/en/beadalon-hard-beading-needles/M10332394.html?dwvar_M10332394_count=12

Thread

Purchase by size - Bulk quantities available
https://beadazzle.ca/search?q=nymo&options%5Bprefix%5D=last

Assorted sizes (good for beginners)
https://canada.michaels.com/en/beadalon-nymo-nylon-threads-assorted-white/10472116.html

Stiffened Felt 

Michaels
https://canada.michaels.com/en/stiffened-felt-by-creatology-9x12/M10153985.html?dwvar_M10153985_color=Red

Amazon
https://www.amazon.ca/12-Piece-Kunin-Stiffened-Friendly-Felt/dp/B007LAK64W/ref=pd_sbs_2?pd_rd_w=7e6E3&pf_rd_p=4dc33e2e-16b5-4e12-aab9-e86d5748e0cb&pf_rd_r=643XATNRKAGDMPSG2PGG&pd_rd_r=d5bc3c62-0d38-4331-94a6-15b4dbd2a886&pd_rd_wg=a1fED&pd_rd_i=B007LAK64W&psc=1

Clay Cutters

Body-ody
https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/859841066/jane-polymer-clay-cutter-and-body-stamp?ref=shop_home_active_50&crt=1

Misc
https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/KCCreated17?ref=usf_2020

Glue

E6000 glue (for cabs) 
https://canada.michaels.com/en/e6000-industrial-strength-craft-adhesive-59.1ml/10112675.html

Seed Paper

https://botanicalpaperworks.com/

Patterns

Screenshot or right click to download image