The Bead Bug, located in Alpharetta, has a great selection of beads at a reasonable cost. They offer a great selection of Swarovski crystal beads by the piece. They also have freshwater pearls, sterling silver pieces, and glass beads, as well as all the supplies needed to create your own jewelry. The Bead Bug, which shares its space with a knitting store, has areas set up so you can string your jewelry in the store. They also offer group sessions.