Welcome to BobbyBead.com
We are one of the largest distributors of TOHO BEADS in the Galaxy.

Domestic RETAIL orders of $75 or more and WHOLESALE orders of $199 or more.


Welcome to Bobby Bead

Bobby Bead is one of the largest importers and distributors of TOHO Beads in the world.


Sunday 11AM–5PM

Monday 11AM–5PM

Tuesday 11AM–2:30PM

Wednesday 11AM–2:30PM

Thursday 11AM–2:30PM

Friday 11AM–6:00PM

Saturday 11AM–5:00PM

How best to use our three websites:

One: Bobbybead.com is where you can learn about our Retail and Wholesale businesses. Furthermore you can get more information about Store Hours, COVID-19 Policies and even play on our YouTube page.

Two: Bobbybead.net/store/retail is a great place to order beads and bead supplies in retail sized quantities.

Three: Bobbybead.net/store/wholesale is a great place to order beads and bead supplies in wholesale sized quantities.


To be exhibited …

TOKYO in September 2024 / HIROSHIMA in November 2024.
Entries by mail must arrive by April 1st through April 3rd 2024.

via online must be sent by 23:59, April 3rd 2024.

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NOTE: Free for anyone to submit their own beaded works for the consideration to win the grand prize of JPY 300,000.

Only winners of the first round of judging will be asked to pay an entry fee to be considered for the grand prize of JPY 300,000.

For more details about fees and rules, Click the “Guidelines” icon above.

TOHO 11-o Round-Bright Green Silver Lined - 11T27B

Bobby Bead RETAIL Site

When you shop our RETAIL site you have access to not only our amazingly large selection TOHO seed beads, you a have access to everything you need for your next project and more. If for some reason you can't find what you are looking for, call or email us we are happy to help.

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Bobby Bead WHOLESALE Site

Just like the name suggests when shopping our WHOLESALE site you get the best price on buying beads in bulk quantities. It's true not everything we sell is in bulk. Make sure you check out our RETAIL site if you don't find what you are looking for. Need help call or email us we are happy to help.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Need a little help? Check out out FAQ page for more help with Frequently Asked Questions. If you don't see your question please use the "Send a message" area and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Customer Reviews

"Absolutely perfect mail order transaction. Great products, fast shipping and everything better than expected."
Laura Breisacher
“An amazing selection from seed beads, all the new shapes (because one comes out basically every 5 seconds), semi-precious stones, crystals, naturals, metal findings and a CRAZY much more. Classes taught by wonderful people. An amazing knowledgeable staff. A wonderful place."
Ilana Finkelstein
Need Help? Reach out to us!

Address: 2831 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408

Call Us
(612) 879-8181
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Did you know...

We are OPEN 7 days a week, limited hours on certain days.

In Store Hours

Sunday 11AM–5PM
Monday 11AM–5PM
Tuesday. 11AM–2:30PM
Wednesday 11AM–2:30PM
Thursday 11AM–2:30PM
Friday 11AM–6:00PM
Saturday. 11AM–5:00PM

Hours are subject to change, please call if you're in doubt. (612) 879-8181