Rocky Mountain Silver & Beads is located in Edwards, Colorado. This shop carries Colorado hand-crafted jewelry, along with gemstones, beads and fine art.
With more than 80 different artists featured, pricing varies from 60 cents to $6,000. The Edwards shop focuses on local artists from the Rocky Mountain region spanning Native American artists from Arizona and New Mexico along with work from Colorado and California. Turquoise is a big feature of the store. Beads carried span nature-made, from the earth and sea, as well as glass and man-made stones.
Store owners say they aim to find items that nobody else carries – "Everything is so very different when you start looking at it."
The Edwards jewelry and bead store also offers weekly classes – metal-working and wire-wrapping on Mondays; bead embroidery on Wednesdays; and project classes (creating items like bracelets, necklaces and pendants) on either Fridays or Saturdays. Private and group classes are offered on request.
Store owners can additionally help customers design jewelry for themselves or as gifts. The shop provides redesign and repurposing of existing jewelry.