UK based Jewellery Making, Findings and Jewelry Component Suppliers

On this page you’ll find suppliers of jewelry findings, components and other jewelry making supplies based in the UK. All these suppliers will ship internationally unless otherwise stated. Content checked June 2018.

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Art Clay Shop

Creative Glass UK shop supplying Art Clay, tools, jewellery making components, molds and accessories.

Bead Aura – Covent Garden, London

UK supplier of bone beads, ceramic beads, cloisonne beads, crystal beads, glass beads, metal beads, metal charms, plastic beads, silk flowers, Venetian style beads, wood beads, glass pearls, semi precious beads and stones, findings and clasps, chains, ribbon, wire and threading materials, jump rings, tools, storage and gift boxes, kits, books and magazines. Retail store and online shop.

Bead Boutique

UK online shop supplying hundreds of beautiful beads of various shapes and sizes in glass, crackle glass, polymer, wood, acrylic, fabric, silver plate, metal alloys, crystal, hematite, red agate, purple agate, black agate, white agate, blue agate, red jade, green jade, white jade, green onyx, black onyx, blue quartz, rose quartz, coral, amethyst, pyrite, lapis lazuli, aventurine, stringing materials, eg tiger tail, elastic, nymo, nylon, waxed cord (15 different colours, 1mm, 1.5mm and 2mm), leather cord, silver plated wire, gold plated wire, coloured aluminium wire, memory wire, copper wire, brass wire etc, handcrafted fashion jewellery, gemstone jewellery, sterling silver jewellery and fine silver jewellery.

Bead Crazy – Perth and Aberdeen, Scotland

Retail bead shop with online sales. Stocking a wide range of beads including fabric beads, acrylic beads, clay beads, metal beads, glass beads, wooden beads, vintage acrylic beads, chain, stringing and threading materials and findings. They also run workshops.

Beading Amazing

UK supplier of acrylic beads, European beads, glass beads, metal beads, seed beads, wooden beads, gemstone beads, pendants, charms, chains, clasps, findings, links and connectors, stringing materials and tools. Free delivery on orders over £30.

Bead Master

UK supplier of gemstone beads and cabochons, Czech glass beads, bone beads, metal beads, porcelain beads, wooden beads, plastic beads, acrylic beads and cabochons, Swarovski crystals, pearls, metal findings and components, chain, wire and cord, tools, packaging and wedding accessories.


UK supplier of gemstone beads, metal beads, cabochons, pearls, glass beads, shell beads, wooden beads, Swarovski crystals, tools, thread and wire, and gold and silver findings, beads, tube and components. Wholesale and retail sales online.

Beads and Crystals

UK specialist suppliers of Swarovski® Crystal Fashion Components. Also supply findings, glue, leather thongs, ribbon, stringing wire, chain, tools.

Beads and More

UK supplier of glass beads, metal beads, millefiori beads and crystal beads. They also sell findings, packaging, stringing materials, chain and tools.

Beadshop Wigan

UK supplier of gemstone beads and nuggets, Murano glass beads, Mother of Pearl and shell beads, porcelain flower beads, lampwork beads, fossil beads, acrylic beads, artwood beads, Spectra glass beads, millefiori beads, Desert sunglass beads, pendants and focal beads, Swarovski crystals, tiara making supplies, memory wire, cord and thread, chain and findings.

Beads Direct

UK supplier of acrylic, resin and plastic beads, bone and horn beads, ceramic and clay beads, fabric beads, glass beads, metal beads, Miyuki beads, pearls, seed beads, semi precious beads, shell beads, wooden beads, Swarovski crystals, chain, findings, components, stringing materials, wire, gift boxes, tools.

The Bead Shop – Manchester

UK supplier of glass beads, spacer beads, wooden beads, pearl beads, Pandora style beads, Swarovski crystals, Kashmiri beads, semi precious beads, seed beads, rondelles, wire beads, buttons, cloisonne beads, catseye beads, bone beads, ceramic beads, cameos, letter beads, miracle beads, plastic beads, fimo beads, animal beads, shell beads, bells. Findings, pendants and charms, stringing materials, tools. They also run beading classes.

Bead Sisters

UK supplier of beads, findings and beading accessories, chain mail and jump rings. Large selection of jump rings including aluminium, stainless steel, silver and gold tone, brass, copper and bronze, sterling silver, anodized titanium and niobium, rubber o-rings. Huge selection of beads including metallic and stone effect glass, crackle beads, glass pearls, fire polished glass beads, leaves, spacers, daggers and drops, Japanese Tensha beads, Greek metal beads, Greek ceramic beads, Porcelain beads, Murano focal beads in a wide range, Czech lampwork beads, Bali silver beads, precious metal beads, toggles and clasps, cones, caps and bails, findings, gemstone beads and focals, Cubic Zirconia, wire, tools, stringing materials and kits.

Bead Site

This specialist UK bead site provides unusual copper, gold, bronze and fine silver coated Greek ceramic beads (sometimes known as Mykonos beads) and 925 silver findings. The beads they stock include one-of-a-kind lampwork glass beads, handmade polymer clay beads, Murano glass beads and Greek and Bulgarian ceramic beads.

The Bead Smith

The Bead Smith is a primary supplier of beads and beading supplies. They sell their products through 4,000+ bead shops in over 100 countries. Wholesale only.

Bead Solutions – Paignton, Devon

UK supplier of Crystallized™ Swarovski Element, Bohemian Crystal, Czech Glass Beads, Freshwater Pearls, Seed Beads and Delica Beads, Metal Components, Tiara Bands, Hair Combs, Wire and Cord, Tools. Retail store and online sales. Also offer classes.

The Bead Store

This UK supplier carries a wide range of beads and jewellery findings, including glass beads, gemstone beads, shell beads, pendants, settings, cabochons, chokers, rings, charms, stringing materials, books and tools.

Beads Unlimited

UK based wholesale and retail supplier of beads of all varieties, findings and components, chain and wire, packaging and display items.

Bead Supermarket

UK supplier of bugle beads, Swarovski and Chinese Crystals, glass beads in a variety of colours and designs, Miyuki and Matsuno beads, plastic beads, spacer beads, wooden beads, threads and wires, tools, books, findings, clasps and chains.

Beadworks UK

UK supplier of beads, gemstones, lampwork glass, pearls, Swarovski crystals, wooden beads, bone beads, cinnabar beads, porcelain beads, plastic, acrylic and fimo beads, pewter and metal beads, Chinese enamel beads, findings, chain, threading material and wire and tools.

Bellore Rashbel

UK supplier of beads including semi precious beads, glass beads, silver beads, gold beads, gold and silver clasps and findings, leather cord and tools.

Betts Metal Sales

UK supplier of findings, metal, chain and tools. Buy direct from the website and register for trade prices.

Big Bead Little Bead

UK supplier of acrylic beads, bugle beads, ceramic beads, crystal beads, glass beads, metal beads, natural beads, vintage beads, seed beads, semi precious beads, charms, cords, thread and wire, findings, chain and tools.

Bijoux Beads

UK supplier of ceramic beads, metal beads, acrylic beads, semi precious beads, crystal beads, pearls and shell beads, wood and natural beads. Useful catagorisation by colour. Also supply findings, chain, threads, wire, chain and tools.

Bluebird Chain and Findings

UK supplier who manufacture and distribute costume jewellery parts and components including chains from sterling silver, steel or aluminium, silver findings, beads, gem stones, rubber moulds and jump rings. Minimum order £50.

Bluestreak Crystals

UK supplier of bali beads, Swarovski Crystal beads, glass beads, pearls, silver findings, shell beads, gemstone beads, Venetian glass beads, sterling silver beads, Pandora style beads, lampwork beads, seed beads, pendants, bugle beads, bead stringing, foiled glass beads, jewellery making kits, jewellery tools and findings.

Bunyip Craft

UK supplier of beads, buttons, fabric, findings. Also run workshops.

Burhouse Beads

UK wholesale supplier of beads, pearls, tools, packaging, display items, components and findings. You have to open a trade account to buy from them which requires you to provide proof of your business.

Carole’s Crafts

UK craft supplier with jewellery making components and findings, beads, rubber stamps and tools.

Caverswall Minerals

UK site selling finished Sterling Silver castings, settings and findings to both the craftsman and the trade. They produce a large range of silver and gold jewellery including rings, brooches, pendants, lockets, earrings and bracelets which can be bought set with stones or unset. Unset jewellery is polished and, in the case of rings, sized as required and is ready to set a choice of cabochons or stones, a range of which can also be purchased from them. Stones can be fitted very easily with glue and then just pushed in or, if you are a stone cutter, can be properly fitted and ground in. Also have a range of findings.

Charm Supplies

UK supplier of charms, metal and glass beads, jewellery making components and findings and jewellery making tools.

Chrystal Rose Design Crafts

UK supplier of acrylic beads, acrylic flowers, bails and connectors, bead caps and cones, clasps, metal beads, charms and pendants, lampwork beads, chains, wire, cable, thread, rubber tubing, enamelled copper wire, glass beads, focal beads, findings and kits.

C J Beaders

UK suppliers of TOHO beads, Beadalon and Griffin products, findings, components and clasps, tools, bead stringing supplies, wire and cords.


UK supplier of sterling silver clasps, silver plated clasps, cubic zirconia clasps, copper and rhodium plated clasps and gold plated clasps.

Cookson Gold

UK supplier with a full range of Art Clay, PMC, copper clay, bronze clay, kits, tool and moulds. Also sell wire and sheet metal, a huge selection of beads, findings and packaging.

Cousins UK

UK supplier of jewellery making tools, equipment, consumables, jewellery findings and millions of component parts for watches and clocks.

Craft Jam

UK supplier of laser cut acrylic jewellery and accessories, custom laser cutting and printing, beads, cabochons, components and links, findings, chain cord, elastic, wire, tools and storage.

Creative Beadcraft

UK supplier of bone, shell and horn beads, acrylic beads, ceramic beads, Czech glass beads, metal beads, plastic beads, wooden beads, semi precious beads, Swarovski crystals, pearls, wire and chain including sterling silver and antique chain, findings, jewellery components and tools.

The Crystal Phoenix

UK supplier of jewellery making findings and tools, wire and chain, Bali beads, Czech glass beads, hematite beads, ceramic beads, Miyuki beads, seed beads, silver plated beads and sterling silver beads.

Crystals and Ice Bead Shop

UK supplier of glass beads, Miyuki beads, Pandora style beads, Swarovski crystals, metal beads, freshwater pearls, plastic and acrylic beads, rubber beads, semi-precious beads, shell and coral beads, findings, tools, stringing materials, brass and Vintaj. They also have a retail store in Cardiff.

The Curious Gem

UK supplier of beads and findings. Gemstone beads, Thai silver, sterling silver and gold filled.

EJR Beads

UK supplier of Art Clay, beads, pearls, sterling silver beads, copper beads, polymer clay beads, ceramic clay beads, lampwork glass beads, vintage beads, Baltic amber, niobium and titanium findings, sterling silver and copper findings.

Eternal Flow

UK stockists of sterling silver 925 charms, beads, findings, pendants, 24 k gold vermeil beads and findings, gemstone and murano glass beads, cords and ribbons.

Fred Aldous

UK craft supplier selling wooden beads, metal beads, acrylic gems and cabochons, plastic beads, glass, seed and bugle beads, sequins, bead thread and stringing materials, findings, components, stainless steel chain, jewellery making tools, metal sheet including aluminium, pewter and copper, friendly plastic, enamelling equipment including kilns, rubber stamps and stencils. Offers a custom stamp design service.

Garish Globes

UK supplier selling a wide range of glass and metal beads, findings, tools and supplies for jewellery making, beadwork and crafts. Seed beads, Swarovski crystals, David Christensen beads, Czech beads, sterling silver and copper beads, findings, cords and threads.

GJ Beads

UK suppliers of bone beads, glass beads, ceramic beads, acrylic beads, metal beads, plastic beads, semi precious beads, wooden beads, seed and bugle beads, findings, stringing materials, cord and wire, tools.

Hill Tribe Silver

UK supplier of Karan Hill Tribe silver beads and findings. They also supply sterling silver beads and findings. Ethically sourced.

HS Walsh

UK based supplier with a huge selection of everything you might need for jewellery making.

Ilona Biggins

UK supplier of semi-precious stones, fresh water pearls and semi-precious beads, shells, glass and findings.

International Craft

UK wholesale supplier of semi precious stone beads, beads and glass cabochons, pearls, coral and shell beads, Swarovski crystals, jewellery findings, wire and threading materials, tools, packaging and display supplies. Minimum order £25.

Jasmin Studio Crafts

UK supplier of glass and jewellery making supplies including pendant and bracelet blanks, glass shapes, epoxy stickers, glue, resin, paint, craft punches, magnets, packaging and much more.


UK supplier of beads, threads, findings and gemstone beads. Swarovski crystals, pearls, silver plated beads, Czech glass beads, seed beads, chain, wire and tools.

Jewellery Enchantments

UK supplier of sterling silver charms, chains, findings, tools and components.

Jewellery Maker

UK supplier of gemstone beads, findings, threading materials, chains, jewellery making kits, tools and accessories. They also have a number of video tutorials showing basic wire working and beading techniques.

Jewels and Tools

UK supplier of crystals, gemstones, findings, silver sheet, wire and tools.

Jewel Toolcraft

UK supplier of jewellery tools, beads and cabochons, enamelling supplies, findings, kilns, metal and wire. Also supplies PMC kits.


UK supplier of lampwork beads, chunky beads, acrylic beads, connector beads, woven beads, porcelain beads, unusual beads, charm beads, Swarovski crystals, wood, clay and shell beads, spacer beads, metallic beads, findings, components, wire and chain, knitted wire and stringing materials, tools.

Kerrie Berrie – North Laines, Brighton

UK based retail and online shop supplying beads including Czech glass beads, Lucite beads, frame beads, shell beads, table cut beads, handmade lampwork beads, metal beads, porcelain beads, acrylic beads, Indian glass beads, wooden beads, bicone beads, fresh water pearls, semi precious beads, bead caps, spacers, tools, findings, chain and wire. They also run jewellery making classes.

The London Bead Shop – Kentish Town, London

This retail store in London also has some stock for sale online. It’s a rather frustrating site to use until you find the things for sale but when you get there it has some nice seed and delica beads, Swarovski beads, stones and pearls, sterling silver beads and findings, silver cast beads, findings and components, watch faces and purse frames.


UK supplier of acrylic beads, cats eye beads, cloisonne beads, fresh water pearls, gemstone beads, glass beads, gold plated beads, millefiori beads, seed beads, rocailles, silver plated beads, Pandora style beads and wooden beads. Chains in sterling silver and plated, findings, charms, pendants, threads and wires.

Metal Clay Ltd

UK suppliers of Art Clay, Bronzclay™, Copprclay™, tools, kilns, stones and findings.

Nosek’s – Just Gems

UK supplier of jewellery findings and components, Swarovski crystals, Preciosa, Czech glass beads, Matsuno seed beads, Miyuki, magnetic beads, Millefiori, tools, stringing materials.

Oaks Jewellery Crafts

UK supplier. Jewellery findings and components. Gold and Silver plated earring fittings, ear wires, jump rings and headpins to metal beads, eye pins, crimps, bails and pendant mounts, magnetic clasps & catches, lobster clasps, bolt rings, barrel screws, barrel clasps, butterfly backs, ear clips. High quality Sterling Silver jewellery findings and components, including silver jump rings, headpins, silver bails, silver pendant mounts, lobster claws, earring posts, butterfly backs, triangles, crimps. Jewellery making tools, flush cutting pliers, rosary pliers, round nose pliers, flat nose pliers, crimp pliers, jump ring tools. Tool Kits. Swarovski beads with Swarovski Crystallized ™ – Elements, Swarovski bicone beads and round beads,  flat back cabouchons, tube beads, coloured crystal rondelles , white and cream coloured imitation pearl beads, spacer beads, faceted glass beads, glass foil beads, glass beads, hot fix Swarovksi crystals. Swarovski crystal buttons. Sterling Silver and Gold and Silver Plated pendant chains, curb and trace chains, soft flex wire, suedette cord, leather cord, Sterling Silver chains, gold plated, chains, box and Figaro chains, Belcher chain.

Palmer Metals Ltd

UK based supplier of Art Clay, PMC, official distributor of fine silver findings from Metal Clay Findings, bullion products and findings in carat gold, gold fill and sterling silver. Whether you are a Silversmith, Jeweller or Hobbyist Palmer Metals can supply sheet, wire and tube in fine silver, sterling silver, fine gold or carat gold and gold filled wire. Silver, gold and copper findings, chain and tools.

Panda Hall

UK supplier of glass beads, sterling silver beads, woven beads, acrylic beads, alloy beads, foil glass beads, bone beads, fimo beads, wood beads, coral beads, cloisonne beads, gemstone beads, Czech glass beads, lampwork beads, millefiori beads, pearl beads, porcelain beads, shell beads, Swarovski beads, Tibetan silver beads, findings and wire, toggles and clasps, chains and tools.


UK supplier of pearls with a huge range including pearl jewellery and loose pearls. Also supply clasps and catches, findings, wire, cord and tools.

The Place to Bead

UK supplier of Thai Hill Tribe Silver products, which include beads, charms, pendants, toggles and clasps, Bali Silver beads, charms, copper beads and findings, freshwater pearls, ceramic beads, lava beads, lucite beads, Vintaj natural brass, semi-precious gemstones and glass beads.

PMC Shop

UK supplier of PMC, Art Clay, Bronze clay, tools, findings, cutters, textures and tools for working with metal clay.

Posh Crafts

UK supplier of jewellery making kits including necklaces, earrings, bracelets and tools.


UK based supplier of PMC, Art Clay, tools, beads, chains, metal etc.

Regal Crafts

UK supplier of bugle beads, crystal beads, glass beads, gem beads, metal beads, plastic beads, seed beads, semi precious beads, wooden beads, findings, thread, chain, wire, tools.

Samuel Findings and Jewellers Ltd

Samuel Findings has been serving the jewellery trade since 1983 from their trade showroom in St Cross St, Hatton Garden. They stock a huge range of loose chain, findings, wedding rings, tools, beading materials, sheet, wire, tube, solder, grain, boxes, leather and much more. They are also stockists of some of the industry’s biggest brands such as Beadalon, Beadsmith, Griffin, Town Talk and Vallorbe.

Shiney Rocks

UK supplier of hand made lampwork beads, crystallised Swarovski elements, semi precious gemstones, glass beads and pendants, shell beads, Miyuki beads, findings, wire and stringing materials, chain and tools.

The Silver Corporation

UK supplier of beads including copper beads, porcelain beads, semi precious beads, glass beads, seed beads, Venetian beads, gold filled beads and Swarovski crystals. Vermeil gold, silver findings, thread and tools. Free postage to UK addresses.

Silver Moon Beads

UK supplier of beads including gemstone beads, pearls, shell and mother of pearl beads, Hill Tribe sterling silver beads, sterling silver beads and charms, silver plated beads and charms, Swarovski crystal beads and pendants, glass beads and pendants, acrylic beads, chains and loose chain, clasps and bails, findings and earwires, thread, cord, ribbon and wire, tools.

Smitten Beads

UK supplier of charms, clasps, connectors, glass beads, pearls, metal beads, semi precious beads, crystal beads, glass focal beads, silver beads, resin beads, natural beads, chain and wire, tools, stringing materials and findings.

Sophie and Toffee

UK craft supplier with pearls, cabochons, findings, aluminium and crystal chain, beads, molds and kits.

Specialist Crafts

UK art and craft supplier – jewellery findings, beads, bead weaving, hot and cold enamelling equipment and supplies, resins, wire and cord, polymer clay and tools.

Spoilt Rotten Beads – Haddenham, Ely, Cambridge

UK based supplier of beads, pearls, Swarovski crystals, findings, chain, watch faces, tools, kilns and Art Clay. They also run beading, jewellery making and metal clay classes and workshops.

Sticky Ttiger

General craft supplier based in the UK including textures, jewellery findings and lots of other interesting resources.

Stone Corner

UK supplier of beads and stones, wire and cord, stringing materials, components and findings, display and packaging supplies, and tools.

Sunny Beads North East

UK based wholesale distributor of jewellery, beads and findings with direct links from China, America, Brazil, India and Hong Kong.

Tanzee Designs

UK supplier of Peruvian beads, metal beads and glass beads. Also supply Patera (shapes cast in lead-free Pewter), cord and thread and findings.


UK supplier of fire polished beads, lampwork beads, Miyuki Delica, Swarovski crystals, findings, tools and bead patterns.

Totally Beads

UK supplier of all kinds of beads and supplies. Acrylic and plastic beads, aluminium beads, ceramic beads, charms, crystals, gemstones, glass beads, Indian lampwork beads, Japanese beads, Lave beads, Millefiori glass beads, pearls and coral, shell beads, sterling silver beads, Tibetan beads, wool beads, chain, tools and findings. Free delivery on orders over £50.


UK supplier of jewellery making and craft items including beads, cabochons, power tools, enamelling equipment and kilns, gemstones, glass and plastic beads, jewellers tools, jewellery kits, ruer stamps and jewellery findings.

Witch Beads – Milton Keynes, Bedford and York

UK supplier of Miyuki beads, Swarovski crystal, Czech beads, Toho beads, semi precious beads, diamante and glass beads, clasps and findings, tools and equipment, wire, thread and ribbon, kits. They also run beading workshops.

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