Beads and Gemstones
anybeads.com/index.php ~ great variety & prices
www.beadwright.etsy.com and www.nicolecampanella.com - seed beady supplies and tuts
CrysallisGEMS.etsy.com – really super quality and great service.
DerondaDesign - fabulous lampwork goodness. Great customer service.
www.StudioMarcy.etsy.com - SRA lampwork artist with fabulous and cute works of lampwork art
inmcrystal.com/ GREAT prices on Swarovskis, plus Bali
www.artbeads.com - free shipping on all sales, regardless of size
www.auntiesbeads.com/ ~ sign up for newsletter on sales
www.beadaholique.com - they have some items no one else does
www.firemountaingems.com - well, really, what can’t you get at FMG?
www.fusionbeads.com - very much like Artbeads, a little different selection, with free shipping
www.gemshow-online.com/ ~ sign up for sales newsletters, free ship over $25.
www.halsteadbead.com - great prices but $100 minimum order
www.jewelweaver.com - gemstones, Bali silver
www.lampwork.net/ ~ Gorgeous Lampworks by Kandice Seeber
www.nilecorp.com - packaging, displays, jewelry trays
Pure Beads great variety of mostly Czech glass beads, fire-polished and pressed glass.
www.riogrande.com - equipment and metal, lots of cool cabs too
www.theearthbazaar.com – great gemstones
www.whimbeads.com - flip tops in different sizes, plus seed beads and czech glass
www.znetshows.com/ - Wholesale beads and gemstones tins
beadbead.etsy.com/ (used to be bluewater studio)
Findings, Wire, Chain
www.monsterslayer.com - lots of cool metal, fine silver, etc, also some stones and other odds and ends. AWESOME service!!
www.azur1.com/ Finished snake chain
stores.channeladvisor.com/accessoriessusan/ brass and silver beads, wraps, finding, and other vintage style and free shipping
http://www.finedings.com- findings, Swarovskis, some Bali, all at competitive prices
www.thunderbirdsupply.com - mostly metal for me
www.tierracast.com - lots of really cool jewelry findings and charms
www.mermaidsdowry.etsy.com - cool brass findings
www.ninadesigns.com - wonderful silver charms
The Ring Lord Chainmail supplies, including jump rings in aluminum too
www.shiana.com/ gorgeous Thai Karen Hill Tribes & Fair Trade silver
Shipping and Packing Supplies
www.royalmailers.com/home.php - Bubble Mailers *Free Shipping* Best prices online. AWESOME service!!
www.fetpak.com/index.html ~ great bulk rates for gift packaging & free shipping
www.skunkgrove.com - flip tops
www.specialtybottle.com/index.asp - Supplier of bottles, jars and tin containers.
Nashvillewraps.com - Great gift boxes, bags, ribbon and paper. Great prices too.
If you are a jewelry artist, I’d love to add your favorite suppliers to my list. Know any more you can recommend?