beading pliers and glue, as well as supplies, like china beads or clasps, and miscellaneous items, like containers for supplies or bead boards.
Visit several local or online crafts stores so that you can browse and
compare offerings. Using your beading supplies list, do price
comparisons on basic tools. For decorative items, such as beads, visit a
number of stores if possible, so that you can browse a wide selection
Consider purchasing a jewelry making kit. Aside from relieving you of
the worry that you may have forgotten some supplies, these kits come in a
wide price range, cover many types of popular jewelry making and
usually come with a booklet and patterns to try.
Select and purchase your supplies based on price, attractiveness and
suitability for your project. Remember to factor in the cost of shipping
when you purchase online.