Cart 0

Bead Stampede's Random Thoughts on Beads and Creativity

Hundreds of New Beads, All 6mm Fire-Polished at 30% off, Christmas Closing Dates + Sad News for Non-EU International Buyers

Is it autumn or is it spring? If it weren’t for Christmas decorations popping up all over, we might be tempted to think it’s the latter. Whatever the weather, it’s still a good time to plan for beaded Christmas gifts or projects to work on if you’re taking time off over the Yule season. But, please plan early - we’ll be taking our first-ever Christmas break - details below for website closure dates. Recent Arrivals Jet Vitrail - True2® 2mm Czech Fire-Polished Beads Green Lustre - 2mm Czech Fire- Polished Beads DB-0775 Dyed Semi-Frosted Transparent Scarlet - Miyuki 11/0 Delica...

Read more →

August 2018 Newsletter: Lots More Recent Arrivals, Further Markdowns, New Sale Items, + New Fire-Polished Coming Soon

t’s time again for our quarterly newsletter - it’s hard to believe that three months can go by so quickly, but with so many new beads to list, time flies. Because of all these new beads, and because we plan to launch our new-look website late this year or early next, we’ve continued with our clear-out, so there are further markdowns on sale items and several new additions to this section. New In Stock Etched Magic Blue 6mm Fire-Polished Beads Polynesian Jade Vine 4mm Fire-Polished Beads 8-2639F Semi-Glazed Dark RedRainbow - Toho 8/0 Seed Beads Matte Chrysolite - 5 x...

Read more →

Woo-hoo! They’re here: 26 Brand New 11/0 Miyuki Delica Beads in Fancy Lined Colours

Just a mini-newsletter this time - we hope you’re enjoying the warmer weather, so we’re keeping things brief. Fancy Lined Miyuki 11/0 Delica Beads DB-2374 Fancy Lined Siam - Miyuki 11/0 Delica Beads DB-2384 Fancy Lined Teal Dark Blue - Miyuki 11/0 Delica Beads DB-2388 Fancy Lined Aqua Pink - Miyuki 11/0 Delica Beads DB-2389 Fancy Lined Magenta - Miyuki 11/0 Delica Beads The brand new lined Miyuki 11/0 Delicas are here, in 26 gorgeous colours. They are at our everyday low price of just £1.70 per 5g bag. They can be found on pages 1 and 2 of our...

Read more →

May 2018 Newsletter: Recent Arrivals, Further Markdowns & New Sale Items, 26 Brand New Fancy Lined Delicas Coming Soon

We hope all goes well with you and that you enjoyed our brief fling with summer. Because we need to make room for new beads, we’ve put additional items on sale and taken further markdowns on beads that are in limited supply - why not take a look and see if there’s a bargain for you? New Arrivals 8-YPS17 ColorTrends: Metallic.Spicy Mustard Toho 8/0 Beads ColorTrends: Metallic Lapis Blue 4mm Fire-polished Beads TB01-Y312 Grey Picasso Toho 3mm Bugle Beads 8-YPS81 ColorTrends: Metallic Pink Yarrow Toho 8/0 Seed Beads Lots of new Toho seed and other beads, including additional ColorTrends: Metallic seed beads...

Read more →

February 2018 Newsletter: Beads Galore! New Preciosa Bicones, Small Daggers, Fire-Polished Beads, Miyuki & Toho Seed Beads in all sizes, & more

We hope 2018 is starting off well for you - it certainly is for us, with lots of new beads in stock. It’s not too late to revise your New Year’s resolutions to include more beading! New Arrivals     New in is an introductory selection of gorgeous, sparkly Preciosa Czech glass bicones in 3mm and 4mm sizes, which can be found starting on this page. Preciosa quality is second to none, and these replace our Chinese bicones, which we are discontinuing. We will be adding to our selection frequently By popular demand, we’ve now added a growing range of smaller...

Read more →