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Prahran Store info

Wholesale Beads Prahran

187 High Street

Prahran VIC 3181

Melbourne Australia

Ph 1300 65 95 65 - Select option 2

Local call charge Australia wide

Email prahran@wholesalebeads.com.au


Trading hours: 10am - 5pm Monday to Saturday


 Holiday 2020 trading hours:



Good Friday*

Fri 10 Apr - closed

Saturday before 
Easter Sunday

Sat 11 Apr - open 10-4pm

Easter Sunday

Sun 12 Apr -  closed

Easter Monday

Mon 13 Apr - closed


Sat 25 Apr - closed

Queen's Birthday

Mon 8 Jun - closed

Friday before the
AFL Grand Final

Fri 25 Sep - open 10-4pm

Melbourne Cup

Tue 3 Nov closed


Christmas eve

Thur 24 Dec - open 10-3pm

Christmas Day*

Fri 25 Dec- closed

Boxing Day

Sat 26 Dec - closed
Mon 28 Dec - closed







In Store Service

 We are always happy to assist in suggestions with designs for jewellery ideas and design inspirations. We even offer the option to have inhouse styling done matching jewellery to your outfit. However, for more detailed one on one service an appointment will need to be made, and a fee charged at an hourly rate of $70.00 inclusive of gst. This is additional to the cost of the Beads and or jewellery.


We specialise in solving beading problems and other jewellery and accessory repairs. We bring old favourites back to life with our instore repair and alteration service.

Adult Classes

Learn how to make your own beautiful jewellery in just 2 and 1/2 hours for $99.

Alternate Wednesdays and Saturdays. 10am to 1pm

Evenings by appointment (minimum 4 persons) - $99 per person

This includes all materials to make one pair of earrings and a necklace or bracelet. (various techniques)

No previous experience is required.



Children’s Workshops

During school holidays - 10am till 3pm Daily.

1 Hour - $30. - using a kit make up to 3 items 60 minutes maximum.

1 1/2 Hours - $40 - using 2 kits make up to 6 items 90 minutes maximum.

Bookings appreciated. Walk in's welcome if space permits.

Please call 1300 65 95 65 option 2 for the Prahran Store

During school holidays the table is reserved for workshops only. However you can purchase a kit with instructions and take it home, for hours of fun.

Come in and be creative

Wholesale beads have a state of the art beading table for use by all bead enthusiasts. comfy with a great atmosphere and help when you need it!

$6 Fee to sit at the table includes the use of tools and bead boards (no charge for supervising adult if not making.)

$3 service fee per item for attaching hooks, crimps, knots and clasps etc.

the table is normally open from 10am to 4:30pm Monday to Saturday.

We reserve the right to close the table for private functions and school holiday workshops.


Private Tuition

$99 per 1.5hours - plus materials - BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL

Ideal for those wanting to take their hobby to a business.

Business owners and designers needing help with techniques.