Bead Breakout


Welcome to Bead Breakout...

 ...a leading bead store in Upstate New York!

Bead Breakout is located in a 1920‘s renovated, 2,400 square foot building on Monroe Ave. in Brighton, N.Y. We opened our doors in November, 2008 and offer a full selection of beads, beading supplies, tools, and unique, handcrafted jewelry. Our selection of merchandise changes and increases constantly.

In addition, Bead Breakout offers approximately 30 beading classes per month to suit everyone’s needs-from beginner to advanced.

Not only does Bead Breakout have a wide selection of merchandise and class offerings, it has a known reputation for friendly service and provides a warm,creative atmosphere for its customers. From the oriental rugs and fireplace to the whimsical displays throughout the store, Bead Breakout has become a destination stop for bead lovers. As one customer said,”Bead Breakout is my happy place!”

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What's New



Bead Breakout will be closed on Monday, September 1st for Labor Day. We will re-open on Tuesday, September 2nd at 10 am.

August Make and Take Sessions

There is no registration fee for our Make and Takes, but we do encourage our customers to sign-up in advance. Please stop in, or call (585) 271-2340 to reserve your spot!

The new project for this month is a leather and bead multi-strand necklace. Gail will be teaching this session on Tuesday, August, 26th at 3pm. The cost for materials is approximately $14.50 and free written instructions will be available.


Due to customer requests, we will be offering the Kumihimo Chain bracelet again on Monday, August 11th at 7pm with Colleen. This project can also be viewed on Bead Breakout's Youtube Channel.


Handcrafted Jewelry





Beads & Supplies

Semiprecious Gemstones

Glass, Metal and Crystal Beads

Loose Beads


Bead Stringing Material

Seed Beads

Other Cool Stuff