Bead All About It

Bead All About It – Your Local Bead Shop

With nearly 20 years in business, Bead All About It is Gainesville’s local bead shop. Offering a wide array of beads including Czech glass, semi-precious stones, seedbeads, crystals, findings, and many more.

In addition to beads, Bead All About offers classes, repairs, jewelry-making parties, jewelry for purchase including custom jewelry for weddings and special occasions, and design assistance.

In this series we are highlighting the exceptional local businesses of Thornebrook. We had the opportunity to sit down with Donna Hastings, owner of Bead All About It for a few questions:

1. What do you love most about your business?

The happy creativity of customers.

2. What is one thing that new shoppers should know you offer?

Beads, beads and more beads!

3. What is another shop in Thornebrook you would recommend to a friend and why?

Malgorzata’s.    Beautiful shop full of unique treasures.

4. What is your favorite new item or service you’ve added to your shop recently?

A new selection of gemstones.

5. Anything else you’d like to add?

I have had 3 locations in Thornebrook since 2005.   I love the ambiance, friendly businesses and customers.

More Information

Bead All About It is located in the Shoppes At Thornebrook 2441 NW 43rd St Suite 1A, Thornebrook Village, Gainesville, FL, United States, Florida. They are open 11 am – 5 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Questions? Call Donna at (352) 336-3925.

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