Here’s why you NEED to be at Bead Fest Philadelphia!

Top 10 Reasons to Attend

If you keep up with the latest creative trends, you’ll notice that handmade jewelry has been all the rage lately on Pinterest and Instagram. And if you’ve considered immersing yourself in the wonderful world of jewelry art, then there’s one event you simply cannot miss! Continue reading “Top 10 Reasons to Attend”

A look into the colorful world of Jesse James Beads!

Q&A with Sarah James

Jesse James Beads
Here at Bead Fest, we have spent hours browsing the vibrant collections, perfectly-organized pages and fun blog posts on Jesse James Beads’ website, and one of the most exciting aspects of Bead Fest’s Expo is getting to explore their gorgeous products in real life! Continue reading “Q&A with Sarah James”



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Bead Fest Philadelphia 2017

Many of you have been asking about our big return to Philadelphia, and we are thrilled to announce that the new website—along with the workshop lineup—officially launches tomorrow! Continue reading “Bead Fest Philadelphia 2017”