BABE! 2015
November 14-15, 2015 • Oakland Marriott City Center • 10th & Broadway • Oakland, CA

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Bay Area Bead Extravaganza! 2015

BABE! has an exceptional group of exhibitors, studio artists and traders who have found exotic items around the world. Here is a list of vendors so far for BABE! 2015.

Please browse through the list of exhibitors before the show - to discover old friends who are returning and new vendors, whose stock you will want to explore.

7 Hands Design
Accent Bead/Kumihimo to Go
kumihimo books, kits, end caps, fiber and beads
Adrienne Leifer 
enamel (cloisonne and other) jewelry and components
African Fashions, Gifts & Crafts
African beads, antique & contemporary; shells, seed beads, glass beads, brass, amber earrings, and more
Alacarte Clasps,
WireLace & Wirelux
Wirelux, Wirelace, findings, clasps, jigs
 Alexandra Von Burg
fantasy soft sculpture, embellished with beads and needlesculpting
Allene's Beads
blown glass Italian beads: one of a kind American & European artist beads, finished jewelry
Amulete Gems
semi precious beads and gems: chain
Ancient Beads & Artifacts  
Anil Kumar
beads: gold, silver, semiprecious, precious, tribal, etc
Aria Design Studio/Lisa Kan Designs
Czech beads,Czech glass buttons, Shibori ribbons, hand dyed ribbons, author's book "Bead Metamorphosis"
hand carved bone and wood beads, pendants
The Bakelite Lady
art deco bakelite, vintage French hair accessories 
Barbara Becker Simon
lampwork beads, finished jewelry, jewelry making supplies
Bead Artistry
bead kits
Bead Bistro, LLC
Swarovski crystals, limited editions and fancy's
trade beads, amber, handmade necklaces, spindal whorls, class, coral, agate
Beads and Etc.
beads, gemstones
Beads at Beads
diamond beads, precious and semi-precious, coral, pearls, etc
Beads of Courage
Beads of Courage helps children RECORD, TELL and OWN their stories of courage during treatment for cancer and other serious illness
Beads on Main
Czech glass beads, vintage glass, buttons
Beadspinner Lady
beadspinner, nuno scarves, finished jewelry pieces
Beady Eyed Women
kits, tutorials, some finished beadwork, supplies
Billy's a Bad Kitty
metal clay pendants & finished jewelry; bronze metal clay & clay making tools
Bones & Stones
ethnocentric jewelry: using old/ancient & new gemstones, glass, fossilized matrials, silver
Bonita Creations
one-of-a-kind gemstone beads
Bruna Ferrari Beads, Inc
sterling silver findings/chain, gold filled findings/chain, Swarovski crystals
Button Lady
vintage buttons and buckles
antique & contemporary buttons & buckles
CB & Co.
hand crafted sterling silver and copper jewelry and components
C-Koop Beads
enameled beads, buttons, pendants, components & leather
gemstones, stone pendants, mirage beads, butterfly and beetle-wing jewelry, snake vertabrae and other natural oddities
Chaos Glassworks
lampworked focal beads; fused pendants & earrings; self designed;  necklaces; blown glass flowers; blown glass small vessels and pumpkins; paperweights; bead display stands
Contemporary Prayer Beads  
ethnic beads, pendants
CraftOptics telescopes for detailed vision and DreamBeam, the high intensity light 
Design Diva Art Glass
lampwork glass beads, fused plates, glass kaleidoscpes
Dichroic Inc.
beads, jewelry, dichroic glass
Dragon Art Glass
hand made glass beads, marbles, sculptures and glassware
E'lan Beads
unique & unusual gemstone beads, natural turquoise, Australian opal, stone earrings, butterfly earrings
Earth Neighborhood
(The Stone Muse)
beads, jewelry, components, etc.
East Bay Heritage Quilters
East West Best Trading Co
eclectic freshwater pearls, abalone & stone beads
Edwin Jean Beads and Leather
Elle of California (North)  
vVintage Italian beads, old Czech glass beads, old Chinese beads & components
Ellie Mac Design
handmade lampwork beads
Vintage Stitchers (chapter of Embroiderer's Guild of America)
Vintage Stitchers Chapter of EGA is an educational group designed to promote the art of needlework
Enamel Guild  
The Northern Cal Enamel Guild supports enamelists in all forms, from enthusiast to student to artist. Join us to learn more about this ancient art.
Ethnography Bead
antique and tribal beads and jewelry
Everything Tibetan
Tibetan jewelry and beads
Far Corners Safari  
exceptional travel experience
The Fiber Goddess
ribbons, exotic yarns and interesting stringing materials
Fleurette Sevin Recycled Glass
lampwork and kilnformed beads and glass, most made from recycled glass bottles or recycled bullet casings
antique, ancient & ethnic beads and components
Gail Crosman Moore
borosilicate lampwork beads, cast metal, metal clay, felt
Gardanne Beads
enameled beads and jewelry components
Garden of Beadin'
Czech & Japanese seed beads, glass beads, findings & beading supplies
Gemini Gems
precious and semi-precious beads
chains, stones trimmed in gold, charms, findings, components
Golden De Bone
dichroic glass beads, necklaces, amber
Grace Lampwork Beads
lampwork beads
Gravity Hill Art Glass
handmade art glass focal beads and jewelry
Gypsy Girl Designs  
charms - metal, resin, lucite and beaded chains
Hand Fast Design by Kim Fox
clasps, pendants, connectors and rings
Handy Caddy
Clutter is a distraction! Create with a see-thru organizer.
Harlan Glass  
flamework & fused glass, beads, jewelry, jewelry made with same
Harper Designs
handcrafted lampwork and metal beads
Heart & Hand
polymer clay art beads, millefiori beads
Heavenly Taste Toffee
9 flavors of handmade small batch toffee
sterling silver jewelry (rings, earrings) with shell and stone inlay, couture one of a kind necklaces at amazing prices
Institute of Mosaic Art
“The Place to Learn Mosaic” - mosaic classes, supplies and workshops
J.M. Imports
beads, cabochons, stringing wires
JC Herrell
lampwork glass beads, findings and jewelry
JP Pearl & Jewelry Inc.
freshwater pearls
Jaret's Amazing Old Beads 
unique old/antique/ethnic beads from Asia, South America, Africa and Europe. Components and jewelry too. 
Jari Sheese
lampwork beads & buttons
Jesse James Beads
unique beads, mixed bead strands, closeout mixes, original JJB single bead designs
Jewel Pledge  
semi-precious stone beads, pendants, jewelry components, copper beads, micro-pave charms
Juliet Anderson
Czech glass beads, enamel, stone and bone beads, pearls
Just Bead It
bead kits, Czech glass
european modern & vintage glass beads, seed beads, superduos, etc, charms,& sets, stringing supplies, specials & more
ethnic beads & jewelry
Kathy Getty-Beads
stone beads, pearls, pendants
Kilim Rug Co.
African beads: chevrons, white hearts, Korobo millifiori, Dogan, Padreh, lampwork, sandcast, bone, horn, snake, ostrich egg shell
Klews Gallery
polymer art beads & jewelry
Laura Souder Studio
elegant, organic ceramic raku: pendants, beads, cabochons, jewelry
Liza Wataghani
ethnic beads & jewelry
Love Harmony Inc
exotic, freeform, handcut designer cabochons (including natural mineral druzi); jewelry grade crystals, custom gemstone beads, fine jade carvings
M Tarara Designs
lampwork glass beads, jewelry with lampwork beads
Made in the Motherland
antique stone beads; Turaeg jewelry old and new, african trade beads
Marion Jewels in Fiber
beading & macrame cord, kumihimo & fiber jewelry supplies, finished jewelry and jewelry kits
Mountain & Robbins
lampwork beads & small sculptures; artisan bronze findings; finished jewelry
hand created components "my ELEMENTS", Yummeez colorful findings
Natural Touch
resin and glass beads, Italian metal buttons, metal findings, jewelry & vintage buttons
NC Nagle Gemstones and Beads
beads, specializing in American turquoise
Nightside Studios
handmade glass: monsters, vessels, eyeballs; copper stuff and some finished jewelry
antique Venetian beads & micromosaics
Out of Africa
African beads made into one of a kind necklaces and bracelets
Out on a Whim
Japanese seed beads, crystals, Czech beads, chain and findings
Pacific Silverworks
siver components and jewelry
Piece of Mind
chandelier crystals, lead free pewter clasps, beads
Polychrome Beads
handmade lampwork glass beads and jewelry
Prima Donna Beads
artisan made lampwork beads & jewelry
Russian stones, jewelry
Riley Designs Dichroic Strips
kaleidoscopes and COE 104 dichroic strips for lampworking 
Sarah Liron Jewelry
sterling clasps & findings, raku beads, lampwork beads, fold filled findings.
Sarah Shriver
polymer clay beads, jewelry and DVD's
School of Beadwork
seed bead weaving kits
Sharon Peters
handmade lampworked glass beads, jewelry & findings & bead display stands
Shell La Vie
sea shell beads, finished sea shell jewelry
Soft Flex Company
Soft Flex bead stringing wire, craft wire, tools
Source Beads & Arts
oriental beads, hand made, collectible and ancient
Southern Sky Gems
hand cut Australian opal beads, Australian chrysoprase & special Australian yellow prehnite beads
Ta Pearls
freshwater pearls
Tangible Light Studio  
artisan made lampwork glass beads, wood beads. Kits
Terry Henry Glassworks
glass beads, electroformed beads, wire wrapped jewelry and silver jewelry 
Tom Boylan Glass Beads
unique brosilicate hand made beads
Toni Lutman
flameworked beads, some felted accessories, handmade jewelry
Trinkets by T Vintage Beads
vintage, contemporary and out-of-production  Swarovski crystals, vintage lucite, chain by the foot, beadcaps & findings
Tropic Options
handwoven seedbead jewelry, accessories and  3-D animal sculptures
Turning Heads
unique beads, findings, jewelry 
Tuyet's Bead Designs 
silver & semi-precious stones/gems jewelry
Unicorne Beads, Inc
handmade borosilicate glass beads
Vanessa L. Hahn
borosilicate glass beads & pendants
Watada Studios
unique wearable miniature keepsake treasure dolls, each with a hand sculpted head dressed in vintage jewelry or found objects
The Whole Bead Shop
Fine glass, metal and resin beads from Germany
Wild Things Beads
Czech glass beads, vintage beads, charlottes, Czech metal filigree


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