I realized that all my favorite ebay bead/findgin sellers were from RI, so I did a little investigating.
I found this article:http://www.wholebead.com/TheRuby/rubyprovidence.html
and this is one of the big places: (80,000 square feet!)http://closeoutjewelryfindings.com/
Only thing is, you have to have a resale license.
I'll be coming from Texas.