"Potomac Bead Company has the best selection of beads and always offer the newest products. As soon as you offer something new there is at least one video or tutorial to give us ideas on how to use them!"
- Linda Wagner
"I love Potomac's shape selection - especially the exclusives like Irisduo... those and RounDuo are my favorite 2 shapes!"
-Michelle Gowland The Rolling Beadweaver
"Price & Selection"
"Potomac Bead Company has the best selection of hard-to-find beads. The range of colors is amazing. You can't beat the prices, availability, and the friendly customer service."
Participation & Customer Service
I love how hands on PBC is. From great tutorials to participating in their Facebook group, to constantly getting feedback from their customers, PBC is always in communication with their customers and working to provide for our needs."
- Donna Page
"Potomac in Europe"
"Placed my first order from Potomac EU today and literally within minutes of submitting the order I received the email shipping notification with the tracking number. Wow fantastic Tereza Drábková!"
Are you a fan of beadweaving? Do you like bead embroidery as well? Then we got something else for you that might catch your eye: Soutache Embroidery. A little bit of history… From the historical point of view, soutache is nothing new. Some sources say that the word itself comes from a Hungarian word sujtás which describes the … Continue reading "Introduction to Soutache"
Sometimes, walking into a bead store or shopping for beads online can be totally overwhelming. Even for the seasoned beader. The selection is often enormous, with many options, styles, shapes and types to choose from. Aside from the questions we receive about choosing colors that compliment each other well, we often get questions about the … Continue reading "A CLOSER LOOK AT CZECH BEAD COATINGS"
We have all been there. You find a gorgeous new beading pattern or video and can’t wait to start it. Then, after selecting the colors, spending over an hour hunched over your bead mat, and sharing your accomplishment on your favorite online beading group, the finish on your beads starts wearing off! You want to … Continue reading "Review of Popular Bead Coatings and their Durability"