BEADERS BEST 2017 Bead Art Fair
It will be varied and inspiring! You’ll find special guests giving master workshops, jewelry designers and artisans from many countries, lampworkers and quality shops for beads and findings. In addition, a large exhibition of jewelry and live jewelry fashion shows. And for the first time: the "Tutors' Night"!
Opening times for visitors
Friday – Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Accomodation, transport etc. – check:
Day-ticket: 13.00 €
Includes use of Stuttgart public transport
Reduced day-ticket: 10.00 €
Trainees, pupils, OAPs, handicapped persons, (with ID); Child 6-15 years; includes use of Stuttgart public transport
Family day-ticket: 28.00 €
max. 2 adults and own children to the age of 15 (free admission for children under 6 years); includes use of Stuttgart public transport
Happy Hour: 7.00 €
From 3:00 p.m. onward
Season Ticket: 25.00 €
for all Messe Stuttgart spring fairs
Searching for inspiration for your jewelry designs? Interested in learning handicraft techniques? If so, you are most welcome! And if you just want to buy unique and high-class jewelry, there won’t be a better place to go.
Exhibitors offer high quality glass beads (vintage and new), crystals, handmade beads, cabochons, gemstones, silk, jewelry wire, clasps and much more — all that a jewelry lover’s heart could desire! Demonstrations and workshops are held at various booths. Jewelry projects and material kits are also available. Book a spot in one of the exclusive workshops and let experienced designers teach you techniques such as beading, micro macramé, soutache and others.
As usual, the live jewelry fashion show and exhibit of international jewerly designs will bring an air of sophistication to the fair. Stylish jewelry trends, from the delicate and dainty to the bold statement pieces, have been raised to a form of art by fashion designers such as Coco Chanel. At this fair, bead and jewelry enthusiasts from Europe and overseas will kindle their passion of DIY. Ask, learn, talk shop, marvel — and make new friends!
Messe Stuttgart is a partner and host of this event. It stands out for its lavish and pleasant halls and the excellent travel connection: The airport, train connections, public bus lines and hotels are all within walking distance, and the Autobahn leads directly to the front door. Also, the Messe Stuttgart team is known for its efficient service.
The event takes place from April 21–23, 2017. This is typically a mild month for the area. If you can, plan a trip to the surrounding area. Explore a country side dotted with vineyards. Spend a day at one of the traditional timber-framed towns such as Tubingen. Or visit the famous jewelry museum in Pforzheim only an hour drive away. There is much to see and do.
Exhibit at the BEADERS BEST Bead Art Crossover!
People associate this fair with great shopping opportunities of beads and findings, internationality, handcrafted items, club atmosphere, and spectacular works on exhibit.
The Stuttgart spring fair has a turnout of 90,000 people. BEADERS BEST, placed between Mineralien, Fossilien, Schmuck and Kreativ, will be exciting for visitors of both sides: those interested in handicrafts as well as professional visitors will stop by. This offers the chance to grow for you!
Every registered principal exhibitor will receive 50 free admittance codes for the first day of the fair (Friday). They may be given out to any interested persons beforehand.
Open workshop spaces will be offered for a nominal fee.
Entry into the exhibitor directory is free of charge.
The administrative work will be taken care of by Messe Stuttgart / Mineralien, Fossilien, Schmuck.
Opening times for exhibitors
Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.