December 5, 2023


John Bead Corporation
Canada’s Largest Bead Importer
Since 1954 

John Bead was established in 1954 by Fritz John, who desired to introduce the quality and timeless elegance of Czech crystal culture into the world of western DIY crafts and design.

Today, John Bead is an industry leader in providing wholesale and distribution of all ranges of quality supplies for DIY jewellery; from beginners to professionals.  We are able to supply the most unique beads, components, tools, and stringing materials from around the world.

We also represent top quality brands such as; Swarovski, Preciosa, Miyuki, and more.

John Bead stocks over 60,000 products at our 100,000 square foot showroom and distribution centre.  We ship daily around the world and our knowledgeable and friendly staff is here to assist with all of your needs. Visit us to discover what makes John Bead outshine the rest.