June Classes are posted!!! Freshwater Pearl Party, FREE workshops, and more!

It’s never too early to discover pearls! In honor of all the June babies, like Star, my son, and my sister, we are celebrating with a pearl party + trunk show!

🌟Mark you calendars for June 14th- 16th when we will be bringing our favorite pearl man to the shop with a truckload of pearls! This is when you get a chance to touch and see the vast array of what the sea has to offer. You will find beautiful Tahitian pearls, you will get to drool on the amazing shapes, and see the most beautiful aura of colors. This is one not to be missed! 🌟

JUNE 14TH – 16TH

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. ” -Maya Angelou

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Click here to sign up for June classes and events!

🌟Look at what we have in store for June! Freshwater pearl trunk show, new classes, and more!


Easy Peasy Earrings

Learn a simple wire loop and create easy peasy earrings in minutes! Join us on this Saturday for a fun and FREE workshop between 11:00 – 1pm. Tools and designs will be provided. Come play with us and lets inspire one another! Free to learn, pay to play. Drop in or stay all day!

June 8th Saturday 11: 00 – 1pm 


Make & Take with Leather

Even if you came last month, you how many different things you can make so come play with leather! Using a variety of different size leather, learn to make a ton of jewelry designs in a matter of minutes. You could use round leather, flat leather, regaliz leather. You could add a charm or a bead or ring or a tube or nothing at all. The possibilities are endless!  Free to learn, pay to play. Drop in or stay all day!

June 8th 1:00 – 4:00pm

Soldering Basics with Charles: Rings of Fire

Johnny Cash sang about a ring of fire but in this class we will make several rings using basic soldering techniques. You will become familiar with the torch, silver solder, flux and a variety of other tools to create stackable rings, earrings or a bracelet from sterling silver wire. *If you have taken previous classes, you can also use this as an open studio so you have all the tools plus instruction!

*This is the perfect class to get you prepared for next week’s spinner ring!

JUNE 9th Sunday 11:00 – 4:00   $90.00

📣New items were just posted to the deStash group! Check it out!

Wait! Did you even know you can shop Star’s Beads online? Join Star’s Beads Special deStash group on FB and find things you cannot find in store! Join now, just click the pic!

Summer is here and the bugs are out! 🦟🐝🕷 And boy do they love my sweet blood! If you are looking for a natural alternative, this is it!🌺🦋🌼  My husband works outdoors and he has tried all the sprays out there but he quietly asks me for this one because he knows it works plus it smells good! Have ants in the house? 🐜🐜🐜🐜🐜 This works for that too!

Learn more and make your own to take home at our free class tomorrow at 4pm or on Therapeutic Thursdays from 10am – 1pm. 

Did you know Star’s Beads carry more than just beads? We also carry the best essential oils on the market to complete your therapeutic needs!💫📿💧  New to essential oils? Join us for a FREE educational class this Wednesday or for our open wellness hours on Therapeutic Thursdays at Star’s Beads every Thursday!

Happy Memorial Day!

Join us today for a free Make & Take with Leather plus our ONE DAY SALE of all things RED, WHITE, & BLUE will be 20% off!

See you there!

Happy Sunday! We are open today and tomorrow for the holiday so come out to play. Mala Making today and free Make & Take with leather tomorrow plus a holiday one day sale will be announced!
📸Love my earrings? Compliments of @nanettebijoux! She is just as sweet as these earrings. 🥰

Get ready! We are starting Therapeutic Thursdays!

Join us for open wellness hours with essential oil expert Lisa Lermitte every Thursday 10am-1pm at local artist hotspot, Star’s Beads in Vienna, VA.
Lisa is a RYT-200 certified yoga teacher, essential oil educator, wellness coach and a mom of 4 beautiful children who inspired her dedication to whole body health and wellness. 
Services will include:
🌱 Personal Wellness Consult- sit down with Lisa with your health issues or goals and she will design a easy to follow essential oil protocol specifically for you.

🌱 Q& A- bring your EO questions, oils you have but not sure how to use, or any health issue you’re interested in knowing what oils to use for

🌱 iTovi Scan- let Lisa test your body’s responses to frequencies and provide you a customized list of essential oil recommendations. Cost: $10 or FREE for any of Lisa’s wholesale members.

🌱 Custom Blend Make & Take- make a custom blend using Lisa’s oils to address exactly what you want. Great to do after and iTovi scan! Cost: $10/roller bottle or spray.

Or just come out for some bead therapy and enjoy the company of some high vibing, wellness loving, fun people. Maybe make an aromatherapy bracelet, learn something new, never a dull moment and always a good time.

Make & Take

with Leather

Let’s play with leather! Using a variety of different size leather, learn to make a ton of jewelry designs in a matter of minutes. You could use round leather, flat leather, regaliz leather. You could add a charm or a bead or ring or a tube or nothing at all. The possibilities are endless!

May 27th 11:00 – 4:00pm

Memorial Day Monday



Sunday May 26th

Yoga and wellness accessories are hot right now! Mala necklaces are fun, colorful, and addictive to design and create! 📿 Learn to make a mala with a traditional pearl knotting technique, the same way Mikimotos were done, to design your mala with a luxurious and professional touch.
Immerse yourself in making and balance your energy with this meditative exercise of beading and knotting. Your colorful malas can be worn as an accessory or they can serve a more spiritual purpose in helping your meditation practice. 🙏

Hope to see you this weekend!

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Image may contain: table, food and indoorThis month’s artist spotlight is Art Metal Components – a gorgeous line of adaptable pendants and charms handcrafted by the artist, Anju.
Art Metal Components are made of fine pewter which has been electroplated with silver, copper, and brass. They are antiqued to bring out each detail and finished with an anti-tarnish coating so each piece always stays beautiful. Be sure to mark your calendars to see the wonderful collection. It will be showcased for a limited time starting May 17th!

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Check out all the events for May! We have new workshops, a birthday social, art metal trunk show and more!
🤗A special thanks to Lisa for this beautifully wire weaved pendant. It came perfectly in time for my birthday and all wrapped up in my favorite colors!
💜💚💛💙🧡 Love her work? She can teach you how! She has several workshops she is offering this month.  Check it out!

Click here to see May classes and events!

Birthday Bead Social & Sale

It’s a social, it’s a sale, it’s Kay’s BIRTHDAY! Come celebrate and bead with us! Join us for a day of celebration with make and takes, open beading, a pop up trunk show with Amanda of Baublenat and a BIRTHDAY SALE! There will be snacks and light refreshments.

Saturday May 4th (11:00 – 4:00)

Mother’s Day Pop Up Shop with Baublenaut

Meet Amanda. Amanda Van Beuren is an editor by day and a dedicated artist and crafter every other waking moment. She discovered her love for artistic creation in recent years, and since then has worked joyously with beads and beading, painting, hand and machine sewing, rubber stamping, and lino carving and printing. Check out her whimscial collection of handmade for ONE DAY only! Love what you see? Join her in a few Make & Takes: Hand-painted Beaded Sachet and 1, 2, 3 Beaded Bracelets.




We are really excited about the trunk show this weekend with Phil of The Bead Voyager.  He is a nomad with a love of all things natural and funky.  Phil has one of the most unusual collection of bone, shell, and horn plus he has a good selection of cabochons, and carries vintage, rare and collectibles items too.  He just got back from a buying trip so we cannot wait to see his latest haul!  We just never know what he will pull out of his truck!  See you there!



Join us for a fun filled weekend @ Star’s Beads!  Our trunk show is going to start a day early and we will be having an Easter Sunday Egg Hunt.  There will be discounts, prizes, and more!

Leave a little sparkle wherever you go!🧚‍♀️

Click here to see April classes and events!

Click here to see April classes and events!

Check out the latest shipment of stone that just arrived!

Bracelet Bonanza Bead Social

Spring time is here and we can started stacking our wrists up with bracelets!   Let’s kick off the season with a little day of making as many bracelets as we can!  Join us for a spring bead social.  We will have lots of samples of various designs we can create to keep you busy all afternoon.  See you there!

Sunday April 14th   12:30 – 3:30

Drop in or stay all afternoon!

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