nova scotia beads

The Java Bead - where beads are our passion!
Your premium source for beads & supplies in the Maritimes

bridgewater beading

The Java Bead is a warm, inviting shop. We carry quality findings, tools, books and magazines. Our fine, superior beads and supplies includes an exciting selection of:

  • High quality plated beads & findings
  • Czech glass
  • Plated, sterling & copper wire
  • Tools
  • Books & magazines
  • Semi-precious stone
  • Sterling silver beads & findings
  • Japanese & Czech seed beads
  • Swarovski crystal beads

Beads aren't just for jewelry. You can add them to your crochet and knit projects, quilting, mosaics and even for tying fab flies! Find new inspiration with beads!

Outstanding customer service is our top priority. We want you to have a great experience. We are constantly evolving & growing. Need something? If we don't stock it, we'll do our best to bring it in for you.


"I was looking to find alphabet beads . . . I emailed Liz at The Java Bead. She got back to me right away . . . and even offered to gather the letters I needed before I got to the store!! I was very pleased . . . and would be sure to contact her again. Coffee and beads, could life get any better?"
- Kelly, Kentville, N.S.

nova scotia beading store
The Java Bead's on Facebook connect with Liz on twitter

TJB hours:
Monday thru Thursday 9-5
Friday 9-6
Saturday 10-5
Sunday closed

We serve locally roasted, fresh brewed, premium organic coffees from Quest as well as an assortment of organic teas & hot chocolate.

nova scotia beads
top of page
website by LuckyDuck Web Design and LuckyDuck Photography
© 2010 - 2014 Liz Carter - all rights reserved