• A selection of gemstones in shades of purple and green that are available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.
  • A selection of gemstones in shades of brown that are available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.
  • Some orange and gold polished beads that are available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.
  • Wood & Bone beads available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop
  • Warm tone beads available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.
  • Celestite available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop
  • Fluorite cubes available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop

Welcome to

The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop!

The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop has served the Maryland and Washington, DC region for more than 10 years.  Opening in 2010 as primarily a bead shop, we provide creative enthusiasts everything needed to create beautiful, handmade jewelry. Locally, The Twisted Bead is known for our unique selection of gemstone strands and loose beads, yet our seed bead collection is continually growing.  The best local selection of findings, wire, tools, chain and leather by the foot.  Let us know if there is something specific you are looking for.  Our inventory is always expanding to bring you new and exciting components to incorporate into your creations.

Over the past few years, our inventory has diversified and grown into a crystal paradise to support your metaphysical needs. We offer a diverse selection of high-quality crystals, minerals, chakra pendants and bracelets, sage bundles, palo santo wood, Himalayan salt lamps, and more. All our stones, crystals and beads are hand selected for their unique features. Our inventory includes over 100 different tumbled stones, a diverse assortment of palm stones and a huge selection of natural crystals in an assortment of sizes and price points. Need a small tumble for your pocket of a larger specimen for your home or meditation room? The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop is your place to shop. We are currently working on expanding our on-line shop. Please contact us if you are looking for something in particular and we will let you know if it is in stock. 410-956-5529  Some of our current favorites include Quartz, Amethyst, Labradorite, Black tourmaline, Calcite, Moldavite, Vanadinite, Celestite and Selenite.

In addition, we offer services such as jewelry repairs, jewelry design classes, birthday parties, and gift cards.

Finally, involvement in the community is important to us. We always enjoy sharing projects and new ideas, and we even feature jewelry and crafts from local artists.

We are in the Main Street Shopping center and have plenty of parking. Our shop is wheelchair accessible, and we can also adjust or modify our classes to fit an individual’s need. Stop by the store, browse our beads and get inspired!