About Philadelphia Store

Beadworks Philadelphia is celebrating over 20 years in the South Street /Queens Village area. A full service bead store with fresh ideas and a knowledgeable and helpful staff, Beadworks Philadelphia has everything you need to create the jewelry you want to wear.

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Libra – Balanced Extremes

If your birthday is between September 23 and October 22, you are a Libra. Libras tend to be excellent partners, better artists, and fantastic diplomats. Libras tend to see both sides of the coin, but this can lead them to indecisiveness. In friend groups, they’re the ones with options and counter arguments, but good luck getting them to actually choose ...
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Birthday Gemstone Rondelle Sale Week!

Beadworks, Philadelphia, is turning 25 this month and we’re so excited to share this with you! We’re celebrating the whole month with events and sales every week, and this one is no different. This week, from Sept. 17 to Sept. 23,  all of our ravishing gemstone rondelles are 30% off! We have every stone, size, and shade to suit your ...
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25th Birthday Event: Pairs & Pendants

Pairs & Pendants Special! Saturday, September 9, 12-6pm Announcing a full day dedicated to pairs & pendants! Perfectly matched gemstone drops are a colorful and classy addition to any pair of earrings. Grab a pendant of the same stone to hang from a necklace for a matching set, or mix it up! Our talented staff will be offering jewelry demonstrations ...
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Business Building Workshop: Make It Official

MAKE IT OFFICIAL: Going from Side-hustler to Solopreneur Friday, September 29, 6:00PM Part of our free Birthday Workshop series Growing your side hustle into a viable, flourishing business is a journey, and every journey has a timeline — but when you’re building a business of your own, the steps aren’t always clear. Are you a budding designer ready to go ...
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Business Building Workshop: From Etsy to Instagram

FROM ETSY TO INSTAGRAM: Digital sales & marketing for the tech-curious Friday, September 29, 6:30PM Part of our free Birthday Workshop series When you’re running a small business, the internet can be an incredibly powerful tool to get your work out there — if you know how to use it. Before you go head to head with Amazon, brush up ...
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25th Birthday Celebration: Cake for Everyone!

CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF BEADWORKS! Friday, September 29, 5:00 PM We’ll be sharing our appreciation (and, of course, some delicious birthday cake) with the community that has supported Beadworks for the past 25 years. From our loyal customers, designers and employee alumni to our neighboring South Street & Queen Village businesses: our community is what keeps us strong and we ...
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25th Birthday Gem Show

Announcing: Our Birthday Gem Show! September 29-30 Beadworks Philadelphia is celebrating our 25th anniversary as part of the South Street business community — and of course, no Beadworks celebration would be complete without a Gem Show! Get lost in an extended, extra-special birthday selection of our finest gemstone strands, pendants and pairs on Friday, 9/29 and Saturday, 9/30 — all day in ...
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Celebrating 25 Years of Beadworks!

Hey Philly, ready to party? Beadworks is turning 25! …and we can’t wait to show our gratitude to our community for your many years of support! To thank our customers, we’re celebrating the occasion with a month of pop-ups, special sales and events, culminating on Friday, September 29 with an evening of FREE WORKSHOPS to educate and empower aspiring business owners. Located just ...
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The shining red birthstone of July is one of the most popular gemstones in the world. Rubies are counted among the original cardinal gemstones, the most highly valued gemstones in history. They’re joined by amethyst, diamonds, emeralds, and sapphires. Ruby is part of the Corundum family, along with Sapphires. The difference between the two is that Ruby get its red ...
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