The Bead Store

2188 E William St
Carson City NV  89701

Phone: (775) 883-8111

The Bead Store

Carson City has been home to The Bead Store since 1995.
We are a full service bead store, stocking the most extensive selection of beads and jewelry making supplies in the Great Basin. Our knowledgeable staff is willing to answer questions and assist you in all your endeavors. We take pride in our friendly service.

The Bead Store offers a wide variety of jewelry repair services.
Restring that special necklace or bracelet, re-knot pearls, resize a ring, fix a broken earring, replace stones, repair sterling silver pendants, broaches, flatware or serving pieces.
Larry Wahrenbrock has been creating jewelry for over 40 years. He specializes in Sterling Silver fabrication. You may visit www.sweetwatersilver.com to see some of his many outstanding creations. He believes in the responsibility of an artist to share their skills with the next generation. Individual instruction for beginners as well as advanced students is offered in his studio by appointment.
He has extensive experience in repairing sterling silver items. Rings, bracelets, pendants, broaches, as well as sterling, flatware, carafes, bowls, trays, serving pieces and tea pots have all crossed his path for repair or refurbishing.
We will be happy to give you a free estimate and advise you on your repair prior to performing any work.


We teach an assortment of classes from basic beading to knotting pearls, from hemp macrame to wire wrap. Learn about loom beading, or pick a project using seed beads. Learn how to create beautiful jewelry by beading around a cabochon. Many more classes available. Classes are based on your schedule, skill level, and interest. Give us a call or come in to set up a private or group class. A two hour class start at only $20 per person.

Carson City has been home to The Bead Store since 1995.
We are a full service bead store and we take pride in our friendly service.

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Business Information


Parking: Parking Lot

Categories: Accessories Store, Arts & Crafts Supply Store, Repair Service

Hours

Mon: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm



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Events

Netted Bottle Class

Netted Bottle Class
11:00 am - 01/17/2018

At The Bead Store

The beaded bottle class is a great introduction to seed beads. This 2 hour class goes over a basic beaded netting, peyote/gourd stitch, how to add thread to a project,...

Basic Wire Wrap Class

Basic Wire Wrap Class
11:00 am - 01/20/2018

At The Bead Store

Do you want to make simple elegant earrings, or maybe fix a wire rosary? Are you just getting into working with wire, or maybe you want to practice your wire technique? In...

Mixed Loom Bracelet Class

Mixed Loom Bracelet Class
11:00 am - 01/23/2018

At The Bead Store

In this class we will go over how to stabilize many different sized beads into one loom project. The Mixed Loom Bracelet is a great way to use up all the odds and...

Tree of Life Class

Tree of Life Class
11:00 am - 01/24/2018

At The Bead Store

Use wire and beads to create a beautiful tree of life! This project is a great way to use up odds and ends left over from other projects. No wire experience necessary. CLASS...

Seed Bead Bracelet

Seed Bead Bracelet
11:00 am - 02/03/2018

At The Bead Store

This class is a great introduction to seed beads, as well as a fun afternoon project for advanced bead weavers! In this 2 hour class we will go over some basic...

Wire Wrap Around a Stone

Wire Wrap Around a Stone
11:00 am - 02/10/2018

At The Bead Store

In this 2 hour class you will learn the basic formula used to wrap stones and objects with no holes. This class requires basic wire wrap knowledge i.e. The Bead...

Netted Bottle Class

Netted Bottle Class
11:00 am - 02/17/2018

At The Bead Store

The beaded bottle class is a great introduction to seed beads. This 2 hour class goes over a basic beaded netting, peyote/gourd stitch, how to add thread to a project,...

Basic Bead Stringing Class

Basic Bead Stringing Class
11:00 am - 02/24/2018

At The Bead Store

Learn how to professionally string beads on various materials, as well as all the findings that go along with it. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Deposit required for sign-up....

Past Events

Basic Bead Stringing

Basic Bead Stringing
11:00 am - 01/13/2018

At The Bead Store

Learn how to professionally string beads on various materials, as well as all the findings that go along with it. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Deposit required for sign-up....

Macrame Bracelet Class

Macrame Bracelet Class
11:00 am - 01/12/2018

At The Bead Store

Learn how to create a fun and quick adjustable bracelet using basic macrame techniques. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Materials NOT included. Deposit required for sign-up. Call...

Wire Wrap Around a Stone

Wire Wrap Around a Stone
11:00 am - 01/09/2018

At The Bead Store

In this 2 hour class you will learn the basic formula used to wrap stones and objects with no holes. This class requires basic wire wrap knowledge i.e. The Bead...

Woven Wire Earrings

Woven Wire Earrings
11:00 am - 01/06/2018

At The Bead Store

Learn a fun basic wire weaving technique in this 2 hour Intermediate wire class. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Deposit required for sign-up. Call or come in for details (775)883-8111. Materials...

Basic Wire Wrap

Basic Wire Wrap
11:00 am - 12/16/2017

At The Bead Store

Do you want to make simple elegant earrings, or maybe fix a wire rosary? Are you just getting into working with wire, or maybe you want to practice your wire technique? In...

Basic Bead Stringing -FULL

Basic Bead Stringing -FULL
11:00 am - 12/09/2017

At The Bead Store

This class is full, if you are interested in this class please stop by and we will schedule another one! Learn how to professionally string beads on various materials,...

Beaded Ornament Class

Beaded Ornament Class
11:00 am - 12/08/2017

At The Bead Store

This class is full! We are happy to schedule another one on a different date. The ornament class is a great introduction to seed beads. This 2 hour class goes...

Bead Embroidery

Bead Embroidery
11:00 am - 12/06/2017

At The Bead Store

Create a beautiful pendant using a cabochon and basic bead embroidery techniques. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Materials NOT included. Please have materials picked out at...

Christmas Spider - Wire Spider Class

Christmas Spider - Wire Spider Class
11:00 am - 12/02/2017

At The Bead Store

Do you know the legend of the Christmas spider? In this class we will teach you how to create a one of a kind spider to hang or crawl through your tree this holiday...

Basic Bead Stringing

Basic Bead Stringing
11:00 am - 11/25/2017

At The Bead Store

Learn how to professionally string beads on various materials, as well as all the findings that go along with it. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Deposit required for sign-up....

Tree of Life Class

Tree of Life Class
11:00 am - 11/21/2017

At The Bead Store

Use wire and beads to create a beautiful tree of life! This project is a great way to use up odds and ends left over from other projects. No wire experience necessary. CLASS...

Mixed Loom Bracelet Class

Mixed Loom Bracelet Class
11:00 am - 11/17/2017

At The Bead Store

In this class we will go over how to stabilize many different sized beads into one loom project. The Mixed Loom Bracelet is a great way to use up all the odds and...

Woven Wire Bracelet

Woven Wire Bracelet
11:00 am - 11/16/2017

At The Bead Store

Learn a couple basic wire weaving technique in this 2 hour Intermediate wire class. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Deposit required for sign-up. Call or come in for details...

Macrame Bracelet Class

Macrame Bracelet Class
11:00 am - 11/15/2017

At The Bead Store

Learn how to create a fun and quick adjustable bracelet using basic macrame techniques. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Materials NOT included. Deposit required for sign-up. Call...

Basic Wire Wrap Class

Basic Wire Wrap Class
11:00 am - 11/04/2017

At The Bead Store

Do you want to make simple elegant earrings, or maybe fix a wire rosary? Are you just getting into working with wire, or maybe you want to practice your wire technique? In...

Pearl Knotting Workshop

Pearl Knotting Workshop
11:00 am - 11/01/2017

At The Bead Store

How do I restring my grandmother's pearls? Learn how to ensure the safety and longevity of your valuable beads. This knotting technique will give you a professional...

Netted Bottle Class

Netted Bottle Class
11:00 am - 10/20/2017

At The Bead Store

The beaded bottle class is a great introduction to seed beads. This 2 hour class goes over a basic beaded netting, peyote/gourd stitch, how to add thread to a project,...

Wrap Bracelet Class

Wrap Bracelet Class
11:00 am - 10/18/2017

At The Bead Store

Wrap bracelets are all the rage right now! And you can learn how to create your own beautiful wrap bracelet in this 2 hour class. CLASS SIZE LIMITED! Deposit required...

Beaded Wire Spider Class

Beaded Wire Spider Class
11:00 am - 10/17/2017

At The Bead Store

Make your own scary decoration in the Bead Store's wire spider class. Basic Materials included. In this 2 hour class you will learn how to assemble a spider created...

Wire Wrap Around a Stone - FULL

Wire Wrap Around a Stone - FULL
11:00 am - 10/13/2017

At The Bead Store

CLASS FULL- Come in to schedule another date! In this 2 hour class you will learn the basic formula used to wrap stones and objects with no holes. This class requires...

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