Looking for bead stores in Florida?Visit us at The Bead Strand

The Bead Strand is located in Market Street .   We have expanded the store to include North Central Florida's best selection of Miyuki and TOHO seed beads, crystal, czech glass, gemstones, and natural beads.  We offer findings in sterling silver, gold filled, pewter and copper along with plated metals in a variety of finishes.

The Bead Strand along with other vendors,  participate in bead shows throughout North Central Florida.  Visit the link below for show info.


We provide a wide variety of classes in stringing, wire wrapping, bead weaving, metalwork and more.  Our class schedule changes monthly with new offerings from our experienced and knowledgeable instructors.  Special rates are available for large groups or parties and private instruction can be scheduled by appointment.  Please  contact us if you have questions about our products or classes.

You can also find unique clothing,  jewelry & gift items including Ruby Road, Montana West handbags and Snap It interchangeable jewelry, just to name a few in our boutique area.  Stop in today to see all the exciting items we have to offer.

Mari Hellwege,

Store Owner