We are pleased to have a staff of experts who create, repair, and/or redesign jewelry! Please bring broken jewelry in and we will assess your item. Most of our jewelry repairs and custom works are completed within 10 days to 2 weeks from the day you place the order. Often our orders are completed within a 2-3 week time period, in which case you would be notified. We also accommodate for rush orders.
Our labor rates for repairs and custom designs are as follows:*
Most single strand items: $5
Most double strand items: $8
Most triple strand items: $10
Classic name bracelets: $5/strand
Basic earrings: $3
Cha-cha or multiple dangle earrings: $7
Pearl knotting: $.50-$.75/knot depending on design
Metal stamping: $1/stamp
Jewelry cleaning: $15 (limited to items created in-store)
If an order takes longer than one half hour, an $11/hr labor rate will be implemented.
Do you want to have the fun of designing and stringing your own project from beads in our store? Stop in, create, and we'll finish the ends for you! (Please call ahead to ensure availability.)
Self-string labor rates are as follows:*
Necklace or bracelet: $2/strand or $1 per crimp
Memory wire bracelet: $2
*Labor rates are estimates. The cost of materials will be added to your final total.
Let us show you what we can do!
Looking to have the perfect jewelry made for your special day? The Bead Place carries a large selection of Swarovski Crystals, pearls, and other beads in shades that match your and your bridesmaids' dresses perfectly. We can create the perfect designs within your price range, OR help you create them! Call us at (618) 222-0772 to set up an appointment with one of our bridal jewelry consultants today!
We hear all the time, "Can I just hire you to help me design?" Well, the answer is YES! Most of our staff is available to schedule design consulting. Rates vary. Please be prepared to book a minimum of one hour. If you're not confident with your skills, we'd love to help you out! We offer consulting for color, design, and assembly. Come spend some one on one time with us!
Would you love to have a jewelry making party with your friends? We'd love to help you host it, on or off-site. Please call well in advance to book our store after hours, as space fills quickly with classes and other events. Call for details on purchase minimums and deposit requirements.
We'd love to teach you and your friends a private class! Please choose from one of our classes and we will do our best to accommodate. Private classes are usually the same cost per person as regularly scheduled class fees, unless otherwise stated by the instructor during the initial party set-up.
If you have a specific project in mind, we can help you through it!
If you and your gal-pals just want to have fun and design, we can help finish ends!
Please understand that we are unable to host in-store children's parties at this time. We'd be happy to set you up with everything that you need to host your party at home! We will suggest projects, product, and instruction!
We have coffee, lattes, cappuccino, hot and cold teas, Jones Sodas, and water for sale. You may also bring your own food and drinks. Please bring your own plates, napkins, cups, etc. We do not provide refrigeration, serving staff, or clean-up.
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