Anniversary Sale October 3 and 4th

Welcome to Meant to Bead, Sun Prairie/ Madison area's largest upscale bead store. We offer a wide selection of quality beads such as:

  • Semi-Precious Stones
  • Sterling Silver and Gold Filled
  • Czech Glass
  • Artist Lampwork
  • Fire Polished
  • Swarovski Crystals
  • Vintage German
  • Seed Beads and Delicas

Meant to Bead has a Beading room for:

  • Beginner Classes
  • Intermediate Classes
  • Custom made Parties
  • Working on personal projects when classes are not in session

See our Special Promotions

Please support Beads for Hope!

Please consider donating (1) any beads you no longer need to the cause, (2) a gift certificate to our store which will be given to Beads for Hope, (3) $20 to make a high-quality bracelet for a child with cancer, or (4) your time to bead lanyards. We will do all the finishing work. You may also buy a lanyard to support the effort. Proceeds from the sale of the lanyards will be used to continue Katie's mission-creating bracelets (and hope!) for children with cancer. Read about KatieĀ here.



"Exceptional personal service! Shannon, the owner, gives you individual attention. She is very knowledgeable about the products."

-Lori Singer


Store Hours:

Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm