Czech Glass Beads

The Czech Glass, also known as Bohemian Glass or Bohemian Crystal, is an extremely high-quality, lead-free glass. The crafting process has been refined over the past 300 years in the Czech Republic. The beads are still produced in small batches. No two batches are exactly alike, adding to the charm of their vibrant colors, finishes, and textures, but that does mean you should stock up before a project if you’re looking for a homogenized look. To see available quantities for any Czech Glass products, please scroll over an item and click on Quick View or open the description page. You will see current stock above the "add to cart" option.

Create Stunning Jewelry with Czech Glass Beads:

What are Czech Glass Beads? Czech glass beads are known for their superior quality and brilliance. They are lead-free glass also known as Bohemian Glass or Bohemian Crystal. Looking for inspiration on how to use some of these beads? Check out our free video tutorials which include step-by-step instructions as well as a list of all the items used in each project. You can find the ideal beads to use with a multitude of different beading techniques such as stringing, bead weaving, embroidery, and more. Experiment with all types of bead weaving stitches such as peyote stitch and herringbone. Czech glass used in decorative embroidery will result in a stunning luxury finish to just about anything. Fading is a natural occurrence in some Czech glass beads sometimes caused by abrasion with skin or other beads. In order to keep the color from wearing, spraying a clear Krylon finishing seal onto seed beads will help to prevent this from happening.

Discover a Wide Variety of Czech Glass Products:

You’ll find everything you need to make your crafting ideas come to life. We carry a huge selection of Czech Glass products from Czech Glass Flower Beads to beautiful round Druk beads. Czech glass beads are made from pressed, fire-polished glass meaning that glass is heated and pressed into a mold. Once cooled, the bead is then faceted into its final, finished shape. Fire polishing is a term used to describe the process of using heat to polish the bead developing a smooth sheen. Fire polishing beads give the bead its stunning glow and highly distinctive smooth texture. These innovative beads are sometimes coated which lends the beads the color and overall finish. Creating a matte or glossy look and everything in between such as pastel, transparent, metallic, and every color you can imagine. 

Signature Czech glass beads:

Shop for Czech Glass Beads in Bulk: 

Stock up on Czech Glass Beads and never run out! Get the best deals on wholesale Czech glass beads. When you buy Czech glass beads in bulk, you save more, and you get more! Shop wholesale and get the best deals here at Eureka. Discover all popular styles across a wide range of colors and sizes. Stock up your craft room so that you don’t run out of beads in the middle of a project. If you are looking for Czech glass beads, wholesale suppliers, we offer one of the largest selections. Choose from a multitude of Czech crystal beads and get your favorite glass beads in bulk to save money. Czech glass beads are produced in small batches meaning no two batches are exactly alike, adding to the charm of finishes and textures so it’s best to stock up before a project if you’re looking for a uniform look. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are czech glass beads?

Czech glass beads are high quality glass beads made in Czechia. They come in numerous shapes, styles, colors and sizes so you have tons of options when it comes to designing with Czech beads. The most popular style is called Firepolish because of it’s super sparkly facets. The most popular two hole style is called SuperDuo.

Do Czech glass beads fade?

Czech beads are high quality and rarely have problems with finishes rubbing off or the color fading. On occasion some coatings are found to be less durable than others and at Eureka we always inform the manufacturer when there is a problem and pull those beads off the shelf. Please let us know right away if you are experiencing problems with your Czech beads from Eureka.

Where to buy Czech glass beads?

Always be sure to shop with a reputable company when shopping for Czech beads so you don’t encounter counterfeits. At Eureka, we have been in the beads business for over 20 years and have established relationships with many manufacturers in the Czech Republic so we can bring you authentic, high quality Czech beads shipped right to your doorstep anywhere in the world