BABE Bay Area Bead Extravaganza--Oaklan­d Marriott

This is billed as "The largest Bead Show on the west coast"

http://www.beadextravaganza.com/exhibitor.html

(cut from website--not my wording)

Come join us for
THE BEST BABE! EVER
November
16-17, 2013

Saturday 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday 10 am - 5 pm

Plus four days of exciting classes, November 14-17,
with nationally known artists.

It's best to go Saturday for the biggest/best selection.
Cost=$7.00
The website has a coupon to print

OK Beaders---this is for you.
Need anything? This is the place.

Just take BART to 12th St. Oakland.
Get off and you're right there.

No need to drive--parking around here sucks and is really expensive.
You will end up walking a lot further if you drive than if you just take BART>

Anyone interested?

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  • Lori

    I had a great time at the show: so much to see, including what everyone was wearing! Wonderful to "meet-up" to share the fun.

    November 18, 2013

  • Linda

    Fabulous stuff!! It's like a museum where you pick the stuff up (and buy it). Great photo opportunities. Nice people too. I stayed from 12:45 till 6pm, excepting lunch time. Worth it!
    Got stringing wires and great assortment of Beads. Too bad General Bead was not there this year.

    November 16, 2013

  • Ivy M.

    As luck would have it, the other thing I was going to today, got cancelled and I can make this after all. Will be there after I get some dim sum in the neighborhood, around 2pm. Wearing teal leather jacket and black knit pants. Hope to find some of you.

    November 16, 2013

  • Linda

    Hello. I can be there at 12:45 today and wait by the entrance for a while. I will have black backpack, blue tennis shoes and some colorful clothes (and of course beadwork : ) ). Are we going to meet up here?? Some of you have not posted pictures so we have no idea who you are.

    November 16, 2013

  • Ruth A.

    I get there as close to 10 as I can, and I'll need to leave around 1:30 or so. Where are we meeting? It's a big place!

    November 8, 2013

    • Ruth A.

      I'll have a tote bag eith red parrots on it!

      November 16, 2013

  • Lori

    I see we are meeting at 12:30p, should we assume that is inside, after paying, but near the entrance?

    November 15, 2013

  • Lisa M.

    I'll be there Friday and Saturday!!

    November 12, 2013

  • Linda

    I think we should email our cell phone numbers to each other. It is a big place and we are not all arriving at the same time. I don' t know haw to designate a spot since i don't know the layout of this place.

    November 9, 2013

  • Rivkah

    I'll be there. :)

    November 4, 2013

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