Rosary beads supplies can be purchased so many places. There are so many things you need to make a rosary, so it is not uncommon for you to have to go to several shops or websites to get all the parts. However this is a good thing because this allows you to get the best for your money. There are several sites out there competing against each other to give you the best shopping experience at the best price. The pendants and centerpieces usually have to be purchased from christian specific stores and websites whereas wire and beads can be bought anywhere.
Beads are an essential part of rosary beads supplies and can be purchased at a number of places. You can buy them at your local craft store. These stores often have a good choice but charge more than most websites. This is the best option if you only want to make one or two rosaries. Auction sites are also an option for buying beads if you want to buy beads for 10 or so rosaries. Sometimes you can snatch a deal with free shipping much less than what you would pay at your local craft store. There is a large choice of beads at privately owned distributors as well, it is a matter of preference.
Wire is also an important part of rosary beads supplies. However wire is often made of, or plated with precious metals. For this reason you have to buy it at different places than beads. You can buy it at your local craft store but I would not recommend this as I find them very high when it comes to buying wire, even if it is just plated. To buy wire I would suggest buying online in large quantities as fed ex has a 5 dollar shipping flat rate. Wire is very heavy so it is best to buy all at once to conserve money. If you are looking for wire with a copper or aluminum core you will have to worry about cost more than those who buy wire made completely of gold or silver as shipping adds to a greater % of your cost per foot.
Your pendants and centerpieces are both important parts of your rosary beads supplies. These are usually purchased at christian specific sites. Look for sites that have a large amount of inventory. These types of websites often have several different styles of pendants and centerpieces made of several different types of materials. I would recommend that you buy these in large quantities so that you save money on shipping.