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October 2019 Class and Event Schedule

Eight new classes, two trunk shows, and a new kit debut this October

Registration Available for all classes listed below.  Click Here

New Kit Debut – Saturday, October 5, 2019

The all new Peyote Rolling Waves Bracelet kit will be available in some fun color combinations and is a great way for anyone to learn how to do peyote.  Stay tuned for details.


Blooming Crystal Bracelet Trunk Show
Saturday, October 12, 2019-October 31, 2019
If you fell in love with this bracelet during the summer Glass Garden Beads trunk show then you will be excited about the variety of kits that is coming once again this October.  There will be 16 different colors of this kit available along with refill kits for those of you that already have the instructions.  This project makes for a great holiday gift and there will be another all new kit included in this trunk show and the Scallop Wrap kit will also be back.

Bead Artistry Kit Trunk Show for 1 month only
Wednesday, October 16-mid November
New kits are on their way!  So excited to offer you new bead kits during our popular Bead Artistry Kit show.  Be sure to check it out and I bet you might find some projects to make for the holiday gift giving season.


Blooming Crystals Bracelet Class – Two dates
Friday, October 18, 2019 11-1p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 6-8p.m.
This piece is full on Swarovski crystals and is a must to learn for all skill levels.  Pick from many different color combinations.  Any skill level welcome.
Class and Kit Fee $65  Register Online

The Fall Bead Bash is almost here – Friday, October 18th – Sunday, October 20th
Spaces are starting to book already.  If you have a class you’d like to take be sure to register early.  Fall 2019 Bead Bash Info.

It’s a weekend full of classes.  Take one, two, three or more.  We share lots of laughs and good times each Bash weekend.  Kits will be made for each class in different colors in addition to those being shown below.  If you have a request, please let me know.  Be sure to register early – seating is limited.

Even and Odd Count Peyote Leather Bracelet
Friday, October 18, 2019 6p.m.
Learn the basics of even and odd count peyote in this class while you create this fun leather bracelet.  Many people tend to shy away from odd count peyote but we will tackle it head on in this class and show you an easy way to work it along with how to read a peyote pattern.
Great class for all skill levels.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online

Beaded Diamond Bracelet and Earrings Set
Saturday, October 19, 2019 10a.m.

There’s a slight twist to this beaded diamond shaped bracelet and earring set that you’ll love to learn.  Great project for any skill levels.  Bring your fireline and beading needle to class with you.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online


Rising Crystal Bracelet
Saturday, October 19, 2019 1p.m.
Who doesn’t love a little bit of sparkle in their jewelry?  This bracelet class will teach you how to work with the multi hole Montee bead.  Great project for any skill level.  Bring your Fireline and beading needle to class with you.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online

Clay Pendant Class with Donna
Saturday, October 19 2019 3:30p.m.
Donna will be here to teach us the secrets to creating beautiful clay pendants.  In class, you will create two pendants of your choice and learn about the basic materials and tools needed to work with polymer clay.  Great class for all skill levels.  Class and Kit fee $45  Register Online


Loop de Loop Kumihimo Necklace
Sunday, October 20, 2019 10a.m.
This is the perfect class for those of you that like to combine bead weaving and kumihimo together in one project.  Bring your kumi disk and bobbins with you to class along with your Fireline and beading needle.  Please request your kit colors that you would like when signing up for the class.  Four colors needed so that I may make up your kit ahead of time.  Previous knowledge of kumihimo a plus but not necessary.  Class and Kit fee $45  Register Online

Faux Button Bracelet
Sunday, October 20, 2019 1p.m.

This bracelet is fun and colorful and the button is just for decor.  Join in this class in order to learn how to create this great bracelet and you even get to pick your color beads and make it very personalized.  Great for all skill levels.  Class and Kit Fee $45  Register Online

Registration for Bead Bash and all classes available here

Scallop Wrap Kit Class
Saturday, October 26, 2019 10:30-12noon
This wonderful piece  by Glass Garden can be worn as a necklace or as a bracelet and is super fun to make.  Each kit comes in a different mix of colors and once you learn how to make this one in class you will be creating a bunch more.  Great class for all skill levels.  Class and Kit Fee $35  Register Online

Looking ahead to November…Save the dates
Thursday, November 14-16, 2019
Three day only event

The Glory of Beads will be here with their Venetian Glass Bead Trunk Show

This is the first time they have visited Simply Beadiful and as they make their way up the East Coast they are stopping in Springfield and will have their treasures on sale here at SB for just three days only.

Beautiful and quality Venetian glass beads in all sizes and sizes will be available for you to gather.  Blown glass, Murano home decor items, chevron beads, silver and gold foil beads.  The list goes on and on and you’ll most certainly want to bring your friends and relatives to this one.  Be sure to mark it on your calendar.  November 14, 15, 16th only.

November 2018 Class and Event Schedule

The Countdown to the Holidays begins…

Peyote Star Class – Saturday, November 2, 2019 10-2p.m.
Learn the basics of creating this beautiful star ornament.  Some bead weaving experience helpful but not necessary.  This project probably will not be completed in class but you will leave with enough knowledge to complete it on your own.  Bring your needle and Fireline with you to class or purchase some the day of class.  Class Fee $30 plus materials.  Registration opens soon.

The 2019 Holiday Secret Bead-A-Long Project is almost ready to order.  Register online to participate and order your kit starting November 7, 2019.  Only a limited amount of kits will be made and this is an intermediate level diy project. 

Registration opens soon.


Christmas Tree Pendant Class – Saturday, November 9, 2019 10:30-1p.m.

It’s fringy and fun to create this holiday pendant that could also serve as a great ornament too.  Bring your fireline and beading needle with you to class.  Class and Kit Fee $45
Registration opens soon.


Semi-Precious Trunk Show Starts Tuesday, Nov. 19th.

These beads are perfect for adding to your handmade projects this season.  Stretch bracelets, aromatherapy jewelry, and simple earrings are a great quick project.


Stones, Beads, and Leather Kit Trunk Show
Friday, November 22 – Saturday, November 30th

We all love working with leather and these kits combine beads of all types in fun and creative ways.  Kits starting at under $20.  These are great projects for all skill levels.  They also make great gift ideas for the crafty person in your life.

Bead Artistry Kits are here through – Saturday, Nov. 16th.
These wonderful kits are back once more this holiday season.  Mostly new patterns are included in this show with a few favorites that have been given new color ways.   Stop in early to claim your favorites.  These also make the perfect gift for that bead weaver in your family.


Open Studio – Saturday, November 23rd 10-12:30

Spend some time with us this morning working on your projects or starting a new holiday gift.  Table space is available  from 10-12:30.


Two Black Friday Classes  – Take a class with us and avoid those crowded stores.

Wreath of Many Season by Michele Klous – Pendant Class 10-12:30

Michele makes her debut here at SB teaching two classes today.  The pendant class is being held from 10-1  Class and Kit Fee $68  Registration opens soon.


Honeybees Crossing Bracelet by Michele Klous – Class 1-4p.m.

Michele will also be teaching this beautiful bracelet featuring two hole beads.  This wide cuff is stunning and will be available in different color combos for you to choose from.  Class and Kit Fee $88  Registration opens soon.

Happy Thanksgiving – Nov. 28th
Simply Beadiful will be closed all day

I hope you all enjoy a day or weekend with your family for Thanksgiving this year.  Indulge in those wonderful foods of the season and make some great memories with your family.  I will be.


Small Business Saturday – Saturday, Nov. 24th Open 10-4 today

Stop in today and say hello while picking up your beading supplies.  Anyone spending over $50 will receive a free gift.  Shop Small today and be automatically entered to win a Bead Artistry Bracelet Kit.  Did you check out our last email?  There’s another way to save posted in that email.  Check it out.