Labor Day Sale in Alameda

Labor Day Weekend Sale at Bead Inspirations in Alameda

20-75% Off Almost All Products in our Retail Store!
Show us this coupon when you check out to get your discount.
Code: labor20
Frequent Beaders receive 5% back when they spend $100 in a 3 month period, for an effective discount of 25-80%!

Discount available through Monday, September 1, 2014, 4:00pm in our retail store. Classes and gift certificates are not included. No further discounts.
Faceted Glass Rondelles
50% off
Strands & Loose Beads
75% Off
when you buy 20 or more
loose beads per style
(same color, same size)

faceted glass rondelle beads
Tierracast Picture Frame Pendants
20% Off
When you buy 1-4!
30% Off
When you buy 5 or more!
Tierracast Picture Frame Pendants
Kits, Tools, Cord, Wire, Stamping Sets, Ribbons, Buttons, Books & Magazines
10% Off
Brass, Copper & Arte Metal
20% Off
All Beads & Pendants:
Gemstone, Glass, Pearls, Wood, Coral, Shell, Metal, Seed beads, Swarovski Crystal Loose & Strands
20% Off
czech glass rectangle beads
Findings, Chain, Leather, Metal Stamping Blanks
20% Off

New Products in our Retail Store!

Small Sticky Bead Mat!
Surface feels sticky but leaves NO residue! ? Keeps small beads and findings from rolling away! ? Rinse and dry to refresh sticky surface ? Measures 3-1/4 x 5-1/2 inches

New Czech Glass Buttons!
Fabulous for wrap bracelets, seed bead bracelets or stunning necklaces! Only in our retail store. They look better in person!

Czech Glass Beads
New Vintaj & Czech Glass Beads!

Shown above is the Czech Pressed Glass Coin 12mm Bead, the Vintaj 6.3mm Melon Bead, Tierracast Brass Oxide Scalloped Bead Cap. Strung on Softflex Bronze Medium Beading Wire.

Tila Beads Now in Stock!
Shown here with the sample of Marilyn's Tila Wave Bracelet Class. These beads also work well in Wrap Bracelets! In our retail store only.

Tila Beads
Free Technique Sheet using Tila Beads and SuperDuos!
Download now!


Take a fun & inspiring classes this weekend!


For upcoming classes through October, check out our Calendar.

Russian Spiral Class
Saturday, August 30, 1:00-5:00pm
1 Spot Left!
Russian Spiral Class bay area
Learn to make this Russian Spiral Net bracelet with a variety of beads for many looks. Different beads give a totally different look!.Taught by Marilyn Peters.

Basic Earring & Wire
Sunday, August 31, 1-4pm
Now just $35!
Basic Earring class bay areaBasic Earring class bay area
The wire wrap is a basic component of many different types of wire jewelry, including earrings. We break down the process into easy steps so that you are guaranteed to succeed! With caring, supportive feedback from the instructor, you'll design professional-quality earrings out of beads and materials that you select. Most people leave with 2-4 finished pairs. We provide the tools, guidance, design expertise, and encouragement. You will love to show off your gorgeous earrings that you designed and made! Taught by Carol Bernau.

To Sign Up for a Class
  • Sign up online at
  • Call Bead Inspirations at (510) 337-1203 during business hours (see below) and give your credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or American Express) information to our staff on the phone.
  • Come into the store at 1544 Park Street in Alameda, CA, and pay with check, cash, or credit card.


Take some time out to bead and socialize in our FREE Open Beading Studio on Monday, September 1, 12:00-3:00pm!

Join us for a free, fun social event so you can make space and time for your creative spirit! We're having an Open Beading Studio following the Wrap Bracelet class on Sunday - come for the class, stay after and play with the new techniques you learned! Or come after class and spend some time having fun making jewelry with like-minded beaders.

If you've got a beading project you're looking to start or finish, this is the perfect time! Draw from our entire selection for your design, and get creative support from the staff and fellow beaders. Visit our Meetup Group to RSVP.

New Store Hours
Open Labor Day 11:30-4:00
After Labor Day, we will be changing our store hours.
We'll close earlier during the week and stay open later on Saturday.
Monday 11:30-6:30
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday-Friday 11:30-6:30
Saturday 10:30-6:30
Sunday 12:30-6:00

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