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We will be closed from Monday 23rd May until Sunday 5th June. You can still place orders on the website, but they will be posted out when we reopen.

Our next bead fair is Croydon Lacemakers Day on 11th June and then Nantwich Bead Fair on 12th June.

Free UK postage for orders over 30.


How many beads?

Patterns often have the number of beads needed for a project, but how many grams this is? The list below will help you.

8/0 Matubo seed beads - about 150 beads in 5g

8/0 Miyuki seed beads - about 390 beads in 10g
6/0 Miyuki seed beads - about 120 beads in 10g
Miyuki 3.4mm drops - about 180 beads in 10g

15/0 Toho seeds - about 1350 beads in 5g
11/0 Toho seeds - about 1000 beads in 10g
8/0 Toho seeds - about 450 beads in 10g
6/0 Toho seeds - about 150 beads in 10g

11/0 Toho Demi round seeds - about 980 beads in 5g
8/0 Toho Demi round seeds - about 350 beads in 5g