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Dallas Summer Jewelry & Bead Show

Dallas Jewelry and Bead Show

Friday, August 2, 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday, August 3, 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday, August 4, 10 am – 4 pm

C & S Events has been managing and promoting gem, jewelry and bead shows for over 40 years.

C & S Events are wholesale bead and jewelry shows that are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, featuring fine jewelry, fashion jewelry, beads, beading supplies, findings, gold, silver, charms, designer cabochons, gemstones, pearls, and more. You can learn from vendors and take classes to learn more about the products. The Dallas Bead Show is one of our most popular jewelry shows of the year. Children must be 8 years of age or older to attend.

At every C & S Events you will find great deals on all your purchases.

Wholesale Buyers

Wholesale preregistration is now open. “Click here” to preregister as a wholesale buyer.

Wholesale Buyers who preregister will be admitted free of charge. Preregistration allows each wholesale buyer to bring one guest with them. On site registration allows only one person to be admitted without charge. All other guests must pay retail admission. Sorry, no children under 8 years of age.

Wholesale Preregistration

BASIC BEADING ~ $30 FOR 2 HOUR CLASS 11:00 – 1:00 Friday, Saturday and Sunday

In this two hour course, you will learn:
> the different types of wire and cord
> how to begin a strand
> how to use Guardians and how to attach clasps
> how to finish off your necklace.
> I furnish two Guardians and Crimp Beads.

BASIC BEADING SUPPLIES

 You can purchase these at the show or bring your own.
>Beads of your choice- we will be making a beaded necklace.
>49 Strand Beadalon .018
>2 clasps
>2 toggles or one toggle and one clasp for necklace
>A bead board – to design your necklace

BASIC WIRE WRAPPING ~ $55 FOR 2 HOUR CLASS 2:00 – 4:00 Friday & Saturday 1:30 – 3:30 Sunday (the show closes at 4:00 and earlier starting time gives time to finish project.)

In this two hour course, you will learn:
> different types of wire
> different sizes and shapes of wire
> hardness of wire and it’s importance
> how to determine how much wire you need for your project
> tools to use with wire wrapping
> how to shape & bend wire
> how to make a traditional pendant

I furnish copper wire to make a Traditional Pendant.

BASIC WIRE-WRAPPING SUPPLIES

>A STONE to wrap- bring your own or purchase from one of the dealers at the show. No smaller than 1″ x 2″ and no larger than 2″ x 3″.

> Round Nose Pliers
> Flat Nose Pliers
> Bent Nose Pliers
> Wire Cutters
> Flat File
> Tape measure or ruler

I am using Copper for several reasons; it is inexpensive and the temper is similar to dead soft Sterling or 14 Kt. Gold-filled Wire and is easy to work.
I will have some of these you can use for the class but bring your own if you have them:
>Various pliers
>Cutters for wire
>Crimping tool
>Files
>Measuring tape – ruler

JEWELRY & BEAD SHOW EXHIBITORS

  • Baby Boomers ~ handmade high quality fashion jewelry
  • Beading House ~ Your “one stop bead shop”
  • Bead Stuff ~ seed beads, beads, tools, and more.
  • CGBeads ~ gemstones and custom made fine jewelry
  • Discover Designs~ chain, gold plated leaves
  • Dorjee ~ jewelry
  • Imperial Gems ~ high end pearls and gemstones
  • Kingdom Trading ~ beads
  • Mat Collection ~ beads & gemstone beads
  • NJBF Creations ~ beading & wire wrapping classes
  • Qiyaara LLC ~ jewelry
  • Queenly Trading ~ high quality beads
  • Ro~A~Beads ~ gemstone beads
  • The Perfect Gem ~ high quality beads & jewelry
  • Tejas ~ gemstone beads