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 Located in San Diego's historic Old Town district, Lost Cities is a full-service bead shop catering to all jewelry makers, from beginners to seasoned professionals. You'll find a wide variety of natural gemstones, antique beads, pearls, Czech glass, Swarovski crystals, and more, as well as a large selection of jewelry tools.


Bring in necklaces, earrings, and bracelets needing repair—we provide expert fixes. Or select beads and have us create a custom design for you!


If you don't live in the area, we're happy to do mail order. Simply give us a call or email us. If you're in the market for antique and ancient beads, visit our Etsy shop at the link below.



Welcome to bead paradise! We have a huge selection of natural stone beads, and offer unmatched customer service.