• 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
  • Butterflies and other fun bead shapes are available at The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop.

Welcome to

The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop!

Located just outside of Annapolis MD,  The Twisted Bead & Rock Shop serves the local jewelry-making community in the Baltimore — Washington, D.C. area. 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 also 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, natural crystals (Quartz, Amethyst, Labradorite, Black tourmaline, Calcite, Moldavite, Vanadinite, etc) in an assortment of sizes and price points.

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 Village at Lee Airpark shopping plaza 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!