Sunday, November 28, 2010

Staff Holiday Boutique / Fri., Dec 10 - Sun, Dec 12

Don't miss our holiday boutique from Friday, December 10 through Sunday, December 12. Items are all handcrafted by the staff at the San Gabriel Bead Company. You will find quality made jewelry, paper crafts, scarves, and aprons. Perfect for the hard-to-buy, perfect for unique items you can't get anywhere else. And you'll be supporting local artists as well!

Thursday, November 18, 2010


We have lots of important and exciting events coming up!

Saturday, November 27, is Small Business Saturday. Like Black Friday and Cyber Mondays, a new movement is being launched called Small Business Saturday. This is in support of local businesses such as your friendly neighborhood bead store and other small businesses as well as restaurants. American Express is having an offer for cardholders to register at with your card number in order to participate and get a $25 statement credit. Don't delay, they are only doing this for the first 100,000 registrants!!! And just a reminder, there are some fine beads here you can get for $25!!!

Friday, November 26 & Saturday, November 27--We will be hosting a Jingle Bell Jewelry Jam. This is a jewelry boutique being sponsored by the New Metal Artists, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Precious Metal Clay Guild. You can find all sorts of fine goodies made in precious metal clay by some of our local artists of that medium.
Friday, December 3 - Friday, December 10--Our big ANNUAL BIG BAD BEAD SALE where beads, books, tools, and other supplies are 25%. Limited to stock on hand and does not apply to trunk show items, already discounted items, previous purchases, returns, items on hold, workshops, or gift certificates. Discounts cannot be combined with another.
Friday, December 3 - Sunday, December 5--Crystal Trunk Show. You'll find lots of beautiful vintage and contemporary crystals at this trunk show.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Thai Silver Trunk Show - Friday, Nov 19 - Sunday, Nov 21

Don't miss the last Thai Silver Trunk Show of the year! Lots of gorgeous Thai silver charms, beads, and ready-made jewelry. Lisa usually brings some extra surprises like Tibetian bowls, gorgeous silk scarves, handbags and apparel.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

ART MY WAY - Saturday, November 6

Terrill Helander of Art My Way has stepped in for us this Saturday and will be having a trunk show. She makes these wooden pendants with fine art pictures. Come check it out this Saturday, November 6, from 10am-6pm.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Vintage Button Trunk Show - CANCELLED

Unfortunately, our vendor for the vintage bead and button show had a mishap and had to cancel his show. We're sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused and hope to reschedule for the future.