Store Info

225 N. Northwest Hwy
Palatine, IL 60067



* NEW * Store Hours

Sun-Mon - Closed
Tue-Fri - 10 am-6 pm
- 10 am-5 pm

Store Closings

Jan 29-30 & Feb 16-23

Breakfast & Beads

Jan 23 - Feb 6 - Mar 5

10 am to noon

Bring your own projects and get some assistance if needed. We can share techniques, show off our works of art, or simply support each other as we share in our addiction to beading. We will provide delicious pastries.

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Welcome to Facets of Isis

Facets of Isis store

Facets of Isis offers a great selection of beads: Swarovski crystals; Delica beads; Seed beads including Miyuki; Firepolished glass; Czech glass; Venetian glass foil beads; Natural stone and semi-precious beads; Lampwork glass, Raku, Porcelain and Ceramic focals; Sterling silver, Gold filled, and Base metal beads and findings; Fresh water pearls; PMC supplies; the latest bead magazines, tools and beading supplies, and much more. Happy Beading!

What's New

  • EXCITING NEWS! We are teaching at the Bead & Button Show 2016 in Milwaukee!

    Yes, we will be teaching at the Bead & Button Show 2016 in Milwaukee, WI! Browsing for the show is now open at Check us out by searching for the exquisite Athena Pendant class #B160081 or on page 27 of the catalog. Free class catalogs are now available at our store while supplies last. Mark your calendars - online registration for Bead & Button Show classes begins Tuesday, January 5th!

    Athena Pendant


    New Store Hours are Tuesday-Friday 10am-6pm and Saturday 10am-5pm. We are still closed Sunday and Monday.

  • NEW CLASS: Starlet Earrings

    Great sparkle comes in small packages! If you aren't into the glittery dangle earrings, an ear-hugging post earring can still pack a powerful punch. These little beauties will catch light from every angle and are lightweight and easy to wear too! Prerequisite: Peyote stitch.

    Starlet earrings

  • NEW CLASS: Victorian Lace Necklace

    Great project for those who have mastered Right Angle Weave (RAW) and are ready to mix it up a bit with a modified RAW stitch. The lightweight, ribbon-like necklace sits gently on the skin and looks like glistening lace. Simple, beautiful, with sweet lines and a slim profile.
    Prerequisite: Must know RAW.

    Victorian Lace necklace

  • NEW CLASS: Tzarina Rope Bracelet

    Named after a Russian princess, this rope piece uses three different accent beads to provide a unique and elegant pattern for those interested in experimenting with the Russian Spiral stitch. Deceptively easy to work, this will easily become a favorite rope piece to whip up for any outfit. Prerequisite: None.

    Tzarina Rope bracelet

  • NEW CLASS: "Show Me the Bling" Pendant

    There's no mistaking this lovely for simple sparkle. We start with a 27mm Swarovski crystal and embellish it with Super Duos and seed beads, encasing the front and back.
    Prerequisite: Even Count Peyote.

    Show Me the Bling pendant

  • Sheila Papaioannou Trunk Show & Bead Making Demo - Jan 23 (Sat) 11am-5pm

    Sheila Papaioannou is back to demo with more thrills, ooohhh's and ahhh's. She was selected as one of 65 glass artists featured in the 5th Annual Gallery of Women in Glass. Take a glimpse of more of her awesome handiwork at

    Kiss the Ring

    And remember ...

    ... if you have something special (classes, focals, beads, stones, etc.) that is on your wish list, just sent us a quick note at We will try our hardest to fill your request. Hope to see you soon!

    Wishing you God's blessings always,