Nice little bead shop. I find it great for its selection of charms. You can also find a good selection of glass beads that you won't find in the other bead shops in Covent Garden. Plus, they're open 7 days a week. On Sunday this is till 6pm. There are bargain bags of beads in the front of the shop. Recommended!more
I wasn't too impressed with this bead shop, it just didn't seem to have the same feel as the others I've been in today. That's not to say the stuff isn't good quality, but they didn't have the 3mm crystal beads I was looking for, so it put a downer on the shop for me. They do charge by weight for most things though - but I haven't been buying beads long enough to know whether or not that's a...more
The single most important thing to look notice in Bead Aura is the basement full of strings of semi precious stones.
Upstairs they have huge jars full of tiny beads as well as more unusual beads and fastenings. Bead Aura is amazing value with good variety in this manageably small shop.more
The next time you're wondering what to wear, why not jazz it up with some handmade jewelry! If you've got a streak of creativity or are just looking for some fun, Bead Aura is the place to exercise your creative muscle. The shop is small and intimate, each bead is unique and you can choose a variety of sizes and colours.
Here, you can create your own bracelet, necklace, or earrings using...more
Located in Neal's Yard, it was a pleasant surprise to stumble upon this little bead heaven. Located in a small shop over two floors, this shop has a great range of glass, ceramic, plastic and metal beads and findings on the first floor with semi precious, crystal and shells on the basement floor. I happened to be out this day looking for a particular bead for a project and while unsuccessful...more