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An Extraordinary World of Unique Shopping

A Custom Jewelry, Beads, Gemstones, Findings and Gallery for the creations of local artisans for over a decade! 



Radiant orchid for 2014's Pantone Color of the Year with both pendant focals and matching beads. New things arriving constantly so don't stay away long or you'll miss something truly gorgeous.
Gems & Whims
Beads and Jewelry

The most whimsical bead & jewelry store in the Tri-Cities!

One-of-a-kind, hand-made jewelry, 

made by us!


Are you ready for our 3rd Bi-Yearly Beginner Silversmithing Class - July 20 & 21 offered by

David Lee Smith, our fabulous instructor? If you missed out on this one, David will be back - most likely in the fall. Mark your calendars now so you can be prepared the moment we begin announcing the new class dates! (We customarily have 2 per year and sometimes, if we're really lucky, David brings his wife along for Beads Amore to present a GORGEOUS trunk show, as well!) If we don't see you this week, we'll hope you can join us in the fall! We'll let you know the minute the new class schedule is decided!

See or call the store @ 423.282.1525 OR 423.523.WHIM (9446) for more information.  


A Silver Hummingbird frame with a turquoise cabachon - one of many that can be creatd by attending the Silversmithing Workshop at Gems and Whims Beads and Jewelry July 20 & 21 or, if filled, July 17 & 18 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. both days.

You can make THIS yourself!

Can't wait to see you there!

  1904 Knob Creek Rd Suite 4, Johnson City, TN
423.282.1525 OR 423.523.WHIM (9446)

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Stop by Gems & Whims Beads and Jewelry - locally owned and operated - for high quality beads, one-of-a-kind jewelry designs---necklaces, rings, earrings and bracelets,

AND jewelry repair of all kinds.

We also carry crystals, agate slabs, boxed fossils and shells, stone candle holders, mobiles, window art, painting, hand-knitted and hand-crocheted items, lighted star lanterns, salt-rock lamps, as well as art and creations by dozens and dozens of local artisans.

A veritable one-stop-shop for all your gift giving needs! 

We do all types repairs as well as create custom designs just for you!!

Our AMAZING bead supplier has sent literally hundreds of thousand of new beads you simply MUST come in and see...

 1904 Knob Creek Rd. Suite 4, Johnson City, TN 37601

         423.282.1525 OR 423.523.WHIM (9446)      

 Corner of Knob Creek and Sunset Dr.

Landmark Village Shopping Centers,

Across from Mahoney's and behind the Refinery
Next to Cranberries Cafe!


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We have 90-day layaway and GIFT CERTIFICATES!

Gems & Whims Beads and Jewelry

Contact us, or stop by today for great prices on beautiful  jewelry, 

jewelry repair, beads, and unique gifts!

Come on in and see us!

Tuesday-Friday--10:30 AM-6:30 PM

Saturday-10:30 AM-4:00 PM

Monday and Sunday by appointment only