The London Bead Co sell an extensive range of beads. A mail order and restringing service is also available.
Venue Details & Map
The London Bead Co
339 Kentish Town RoadKentish TownLondonNW5 2TJ
- +44 (0)20 7267 9403
- Public transport:
- Kentish Town West, National Railway
This is the place to go for jewelry making and embroidering. Those two hobbies take up the majority of the front and back room of the building.
There are some other things like polymer clay (but probably for bead making purposes), fabric dye, bolts of fabric, sewing accessories, but not too much of a selection of any of those.
But if you suddenly got into embroidering hardcore, then this is...more
Oh dear. I appear to have fallen in love all over again. I may be fickle, but there's no doubting that this one's a keeper. The London Bead Company's humble little shop front belies a colossal inventory that lies beyond. I can't imagine needing to go anywhere else when you have practically every type of Italian, Czech, silver and seed bead in the world on it's books. Never mind the whole...more
If you love making jewelery like I do you will love this place. It's a craft persons heaven. The staff are incredibly helpful and know their stuff. If they don't know the answer straight away they'll go to great lengths to find out what it is you need. There's no I don't know and don't care attitude or omg don't you know? looks either. Great place beginners and advanced, everyone welcome. For...more