When a bead collector or jewelry maker begins purchasing or collecting all of their beads and supplies, it is great to have a variety of containers and other materials so that everything can stay organized. There are a number of ways that you can store your beads by finding objects around the house, or even purchasing the organizers that you can buy at your local retailer.
One way to organize your beads is to buy a little collectibles container. Most of them can be found in the crafts section at Wal-Mart next to the beads. There are about six slots that will allow you to store different colored beads, or different types. This is handy for on the road trips or if you only have a few beads that you want to organize together for a project.
Also, beads can be stores in these bead cases too. There are more slots to choose from which gives you more space to place a variety of beads. These can be used for bigger collections. This kind of case can also be purchased at Wal-Mart or Hobby Lobby.
One last place that you can use to store beads and supplies are cylinder gladwear containers. The lids go on tightly and they are small enough to store in a shoebox or drawer. Place your favorite colors or types into the container and label the kinds of beads that are being held in it…..