BABE! 2013
November 16-17, 2013 • Oakland Marriott City Center • 10th & Broadway • Oakland, CA













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Bay Area Bead Extravaganza! 2013


BABE! offers exceptional exhibitors and artists and over $1500 in Door Prize certificates!

BABE! has an exceptional group of exhibitors, studio artists and traders who have found exotic items around the world. And this year BABE! will be drawing over 50 gift certificates totaling more than $1,500 to allow the fortunate winners to go have mini shopping sprees!
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Here is a list of vendors so far for BABE! 2013.

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.

Look for the purple stars next to the vendors name, they are one of the more than 50 generous vendors who have given a gift certificate for the door prize drawings. So browse and consider what you might purchase with a little help from a gift certificate. Multiple drawings will be done every hour - so stay and shop or just visit with bead friends, and wait to see if your name is drawn!

Accent Bead/ Kumihimo to Go www.AccentBead.com
Kumihimo
Adrienne Leifer Jewelry
Cloisonne enamel 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 www.AlacarteClasps.com
Wirelux, Wirelace, findings, clasps, jigs
Allene's Beads www.AllenesBeads.com
Blown glass Italian beads: one of a kind American & European artist beads
Amulete Gems www.AmuleteGems.com
Semi-precious beads and gems
Anil Kumar
Beads: gold, silver, semiprecious, precious, tribal, etc
Anne E. Mitchell www.AnneMitchell.net
Tools, chainmaille kits, jewlery, books
Artrade www.Oriental-Artrade.com
Hand carved bone & wood beads, pendants
Bali Silver Jewelry
Sterling silver & gemstone jewelry, handcrafted in Bali; cloth travel jewelry pouches, also handmade in Bali
Baubles and Beads www.BaublesandBeads.com
Beads, findings, tools, books, stringing supplies
Bead Artistry www.BeadArtistryDesigns.com
Bead kits
Bead Inspirations www.BeadInspirations.com
Vintaj nickle-free brass beads & findings, chain, tools, beading kits, gemstones, glass beads, finished jewelry and local classes
Bead Palace www.BeadPalaceInc.com
Semiprecious stones/gems/beads, precious stones and beads
The Beading Place www.TheBeadingPlace.com
Contemporary, lucite, acrylic flower beads
Beads and Etc. www.BeadsandEtc.com
Beads, gemstones
Beads at Beads www.BeadsAtBeads.com
Diamond beads, precious and semi-precious, coral, pearls, etc
Beads of Marin www.BeadsofMarin.com
Beads, findings
Beads on Main www.BeadsonMain.com
Czech glass beads
Beads That Work www.BeadsThatWork.net
Necklaces, bracelets, earrings
Beady Eyed Women www.BeadyEyedWomen.com
Kits, tutorials, some finished beadwork, supplies
Benecia Bead www.BeniciaBead.com
Bone, lucite, Czech, metal beads and beading supplies
Bondi Beads www.BondiBeads.com
Lampwork glass cabochonsand beads; bead woven items, pituresque, landscape and floral designs
Bonita Creations www.BonitaCreations.com
One of a kind gemstone beads
Bruna Ferrari, Inc www.BrunaBeads.com
Sterling silver findings/chain, gold filled findings/chain, Swarovski crystals and stone beads
Button Lady
Vintage buttons and buckles
CaberLight/evvybeads www.CaberLight.net
Show display lighting systems designed for the small crafter: handmade artisan glass beads
Callie Oaks  
   
Chaos Glassworks www.ChaosGlassWorks.com
Lampworked focal beads; slumped pendants & earrings; finished necklaces; blown glass flowers; blown glass small vessels and pumpkins: bead display stands
Cinderhill www.Cinderhill.com
Handcrafted lapidary; cabochons, side or top drilled focal beads, faceted stones, wire wrapped jewelry
Cindy Pankopf www.CPCreativePlace.com
Metal Clay tools & supplies; findings for large hole beads, bead kits, Cindy's two books, 
C-Koop Beads www.CKoopBeads.com
Enameled beads, buttons, pendants, components & leather
Cottage Jewel Antiques www.CottageJewel.com
Vintage & antique beads & bits; victorian scrap, original antique jewelry, cameos, sash pins, old buttons, Deco, Victoriana, bakelite, etc.
Craft Fantastic www.CraftFantastic.com
Create heirloom resin-free jewelry from family photos; collage, paper emhemera and fantastic art images; jeweler's glass; findings
CraftOptics www.CraftOptics.com
CraftOptics telescopes for detailed vision and DreamBeam, the high intensity light
DVH Design www.DVHDesigns,com
Custom cut focal pendants in unusual gemstones, jet mourning beads, upcycled materials
Design Diva Art Glass www.DesignDivaArtGlass.artfire.com
Lampwork glass beads, custom jewelry
Dragon Art Glass www.DragonArtGlass.com
Glass beads, marbles, sculptures, all handmade with a torch
Dzine Crazy  
Beads: bead organizers
D's Designs www.DSDesignsJewelry.com
Chainmaille Kits, jump rings, tronex tools, hanmade chainmaille jewelry
E'lan www.ElanBeads.com
Unique & unusual gemstone beads, natural turquoise, Australian opal, jewelry
East West Best Trading Co www.EastWestBest.net
Eclectic freshwater pearls, abalone beads, stone beads
Eiko's Knotting  
Hand knotted jewelry  
Elle of California (North) www.elleofcalifornia.com
Vintage Italian beads, old Czech glass beads, old Chinese beads & components
enVision www.enVisionSF.com
Lampwork glass beads, metal clay work, artisan jewelry
Ethnography Bead  
Antique and tribal beads and jewelry
Ezel Findings www.EzelFindings.com
Magnetci clasps, findings, beading
Ferrari Original Beads www.FerrariOriginalBeads.Etsy.com
Lampwork beads and jewelry made with them, Patina copper clasps
Frederick  
Specializing in antique beads and components for jewelry design
Gail Crosman Moore www.GailCrosmanMoore.com
Borosilicate lampwork beads, handmade jewelry, vintage supplies
Garden of Beadin' www.GardenofBeadin.com
Czech & Japanese seed beads, Tilas, Super Duos, Czech glass beads, findings & beading supplies, S-Lon cord, Kumihimo supplies, books
Gemini Gems www.GeminiGemBeads.com
Precious and semi-precious beads
Glasscapes - Mingo and Asho www.MingoandAsho.com
Furnace glass beads, pendants, handblown glass, wood items and finished jewelry
Goddess www.RealmOfTheGoddess.com
 
Golden De Bone
Ethnic vintage jewelry,  glass bead jewelry, ethnic beads, shell jewelry
Grace Lampwork Beads www.GraceBeads.com
Lampwork beads
Gravity Hill Art Glass www.hotcouture.etsy.com
Handmade art glass beads
Green Girl Studios www.GreenGirlStudios.com
Original Green Girl designs
HandFast Design by Kim www.HandFast.biz
 
Hands of the Hills www.HOHBead.com
Hilltribe silver, copper, brass, new & old glass beads
Harold Williams Cooney
Contemporary glass trade beads
Harper Designs www.SusieHarperDesigns.com
Handcrafted lampwork and metal beads
Indoarts www.IndoartsSF.com
Antique and contemporary glass beads from S.E. Asia and Indonesia
J.M. Imports www.JMImports.com
Beads, cabochons, stringing wires
Jan Petek -
Pepper Tree Designs
www.JanPetek.com
Lampwork glass beads; "torch fired" enamel beads, hand made jewelry
Jaret's Amazing Old Beads 
Vintage beads & jewelry 
JC Herrell www.JCHerrell.com
Lampwork glass beads, findings and jewelry
Jeannie Haydon - Riveting www.JeannieHaydon.etsy.com
 
Jennifer Osner Antique Textiles www.etsy.com/shop/TextileArtLace
Antique and vintage beads, buttons, findings, ribbon, trims, lace, millinery, and much more
Jess Imports www.JessImports.com
Charms, lockets, findings
Jesse James Beads www.JesseJamesBeads.com
 
Jewelry By Kia  
 
Jiley's Studio www.JileysStudio.com
Handmade lampwork beads
John Rizzi Glassworks www.JohnRizziGlassworks.com
Beads, jewelry, glass sculptures
JP Pearl & Jewelry Inc  
Freshwater pearls
Jujee Beads www.JujeeBeads.com
Handmade lampwork beads and jewelry showing sea life and more!
Juliet Anderson
Czech glass beads, enamel, stone and bone beads, pearls
Kahn-Fagan www.Beadway.com
Vintage & modern seed beads, glass beas, lampwork & dichroic, charms, lucite, steampunk & findings
Kamol www.Kamol.com
Ethnic beads & jewelry
Karen Nan Designs www.KarenNan.com
Fused glass hearts & beads, cabs, kits and finished jewelry
Kathy Getty-Beads
Stone beads, pearls, pendants
Kilim Rug Co. www.TheBeadChest.com
African beads: chevrons, white hearts, Korobo millifiori, Dogan, Padreh, lampwork, sandcast, bone, horn, snake, ostrich egg shell
Kyoto Studio www.KyotoStudio.etsy.com
Lampwork beads
The Lillian Todaro Collection www.LillianTodaro.com
Bead sculpture, books and kits
Lillypilly Design  
Engraved shell, wood, cork & slate veneers & ultrasued, patina copper, embossed patina copper & engraved anodized aluminum
Lisa Kan Designs www.LisaKan.com
SuperDuo, Rizo, Rulaa, Piggy, Czech buttons, Handmade glass beads, Italian mesh ribbons, scrap leather & screw punch
Little Windows ® www.Little-Windows.com
Safe & brilliant resin, kits and tools for photo jewelry, bead making and lots more
Liza Wataghani  
Ethnic beads & jewelry
Lizard Works Glass www.LizardWorksGlass.com
Fused glass pendants, beads, bowls
Love Harmony Inc.
Exotic, freeform, handcut designer cabochons (including natural mineral druzi); Jewelry grade crystals, custom gemstone beads, fine jade carvings
M Tarara Designs www.MTarara.etsy.com
Lampwork glass beads and silver jewelry
Made in the Motherland  
Antique stone beads; Turaeg jewelry old and new, African trade beads
Marion Hamilton www.MarionHamilton.com
Ancient & antique beads, necklaces and earrings
Marion Jewels in Fiber www.JewelsinFiber.com
Fiber jewelry supplies, micro macrame, kumihimo, bead crochet plus more & finished fiber jewelry
Mike Silverman World Arts www.MikeSilvermanGallery.com
Antique tribal beads
Morgan and Nicolina's Flameworked Glass www.MorganandNicolina.com
Handmade lampwork beads and lampwork items made by the husband and wife team
Natural Touch  www.NaturalTouchBeads.com
Resin beads, Italian metal buttons & notions
NatureBeads www.NatureBeads.com
Natural beading components, including tagua beads, natural seads & acai berry beads, lots of cording and stringing materials & natural leathers, including organic fish leather
Nightside Studios www.NightsideStudios.com
Handmade glass: monsters, vessels, eyeballs; copper stuff and some finished jewelry
Omniphore
Antique Venetian beads & micromosaics
Out on a Whim www.WhimBeads.com
 
Pacific Pearls & Kojima Co. www.PacificPearls.us
Loose pearls, pearl strands, pearl jewelry, unique and unusual pearls
Pacific Silverworks www.PacificSilverworks.com
Siver components and jewelry
Paula Radke Art Glass www.PaulaRadke.com
Art Glass Clay, dichroic glass beads and jewelry
Pema Arts, Inc www.TibetanBeads.com
Jewelry from Himalayas, unusual beads and pendants
Piece of Mind www.PieceofMindBeads.com
Sea glass beads, Chinese crystal, findings
Polychrome Beads www.PolychromeBeads.com
Handmade lampwork beads & buttons, and handmade jewelry
Prima Donna Beads www.PrimaDonnaBeads.com
Handmade lampwork beads & jewelry
Riley Designs Dichroic Strips/Kaleidoscopes
Kaleidoscopes and COE 104 dichroic strips for your lampworking needs
Sahara Treasures  
Antique beads, treasures from Morroco
Sarah Shriver www.SarahShriver.com
Polymer beads, jewelry and DVD's
School of Beadwork www.SchoolofBeadwork.com
Seed bead weaving kits
Scorpio Beads www.ScorpioBeads.com
 
Sharon Peters www.SmartAssGlass.com
Handmade lampworked glass beads and jewelry 
Shibui & Daughters www.Shibui-Daughters.com
Project tin, beads, found steampunk objects
Sierra Catz www.SierraCatzLampworkBeads.com
Lampwork glass beads & necklaces
SilverSilk & More www.SilverSilkonline.com
Silver Silk knitted wire products
Soft Flex Company www.SoftflexCompany.com
 
Sonoran Beads www.SonoranBeads.com
Handmade borosilicate glass beads, fibers, kits, silver silk, wireknitz, wirelace, kumihimo
Star's Clasps www.StarsClasps.com
Specialty sterling and  vermiel clasps and chain
StephanieEddy.com www.StephanieEddy.com
Designer quality kits & tools for bead and wirework
Sterling Works
Hand crafted sterling silver jewelry, local artisan crafted jewelry with gems
Stone Town
Semi-precious stone, carved beads, quality finished cabs and pendants
Ta Pearls
Freshwater pearls
Tangible Light Studio www.Tangible-Light.com
Artisan made lampwork glass beads
Tapestry Beads www.TapestryBeads.com
Bead weaving kits & instructions
Terry Henry Glassworks www.Terry-Henry-Glassworks.com
Glass beads, handmade lampwork beads and jewelry 
Tile Goddess www.TileGoddess.com
Glass organic-freeform pendants,  beads and lampwork glass sculpture beads
Tom Boylan Glass Beads  www.TomBoylan.com
Unique brosilicate hand made beads
Toni Lutman www.WildWoodsArtGlass.com
Flameworked beads, handmade jewelry
Trinkets by T Vintage Beads www.TrinketsByT.com
Vintage, contemporary and out-of-production Swarovski crystals, vintage lucite, chain by the foot, beadcaps & findings
Tropic Options www.TropicOptions.com
Handwoven seedbead jewelry, accessories and sculptures
Tuyet's Bead Designs  
Semiprecious stones/gems, silver/pewter handmade necklaces and other jewelry with glass beads and metal beads
Unicorne Beads, Inc www.UnicorneBeads.com
Handmade borosilicate glass beads
The Urban Beader www.TheUrbanBeader.com
Metal Stamping supplies, soldering supplies, cold connection supplies, enameling supplies, metals for wetal working in jewelry
Vanessa Hahn  
Borosilicate Glass Beads & Pendants
Via Murano www.ViaMurano.com
Snapeez "The Snapping Jump Ring", Twisted Tornado crimps, jewelry findings
Wandering Spirit Designs www.WanderingSpirit.etsy.com
Handmade lampwork beads, metal clay and one of a kind jewelry
Wayne Robbins &
Judie Mountain
www.MountainRobbins.com
Sculpted lampwork beads, metal findings, handmade finished jewelry
The Whole Bead Shop www.WholeBeadShop.com
Fine glass, metal and resin beads from Germany
Wild Things Beads www.WildThingsBeads.com
Czech glass beads, vintage beads, buttons, wood beads, stone beads
XAZ Bead Company www.XAZBead.com
Handmade ceramic raku fired beads and pendants
Zena Kruzick Tribal Art www.ZKTA.com
Jewelry, beads and components from Tunisia, Egypt, New Guinea, Africa, and Asia







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