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The Twin Cities Bead Bazaar is a retail Bead show held in Hopkins, MN
(However many of the vendors will sell wholesale with the proper documentation)
Wholesale Buyers MUST bring copies of their MN Tax paperwork to leave with the vendors
Just knowing the number is not good enough

Vendors for the Spring show March 8-9, 2014
Be sure to check back to see who has been added
40+ vendors from 10 states

Fall show - November 1-2, 2014

 Goldswap Inc. (UMBS Member Kim Julen) will be at the UMBS booth paying cash for Gold and Sterling Silver. If you have anything laying in your jewelry box that you no longer use - bring it in and get cash to do more shopping.

Bring unwanted or broken:
GOLD Jewelry including White gold, Rose gold, Tri-color & Black Hills gold
(class rings, bracelets, single earrings, CHARMS & charm holders, pins, pendants, chains,
gold COINS, old boyfriend jewelry, divorcee rings, gold watches, grandma's DENTAL GOLD)
STERLING SILVER including silverware, serving pieces, COINS & jewelry
(must be marked - unable to purchase scrap silver)
PLATINUM jewelry
Unsure if what you have is real or not? Professionally trained buyers will tell you!


How is GoldSwap different than other gold buyers?
We make it convenient … bring your gold to the Bead Bazaar & go home with cash!
Gem stones are removed and returned to you at the event
We pay you more (No advertising /No store front/ No middle man = more $$$ for you)
You receive CA$H on the spot for your gold & silver!
We explain the process while you watch us evaluate your gold & silver
GoldSwap is donating 12% of the event total to
UMBS - who will also have a booth at the show

Unsure if what you have is real or not? Kim will tell you!
Questions? Contact Kim at 651-230-7361 or

Hours 10 - 5      $3 Admission - Good both days
Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy 7, Hopkins
2 blocks west of Hwy 169 on Hwy 7 - Turn at the light on 12th Ave

Partial listing of what will be available for sale:

Beads, Findings, Silver, Beadwork kits
Vintage Glass & Swarovski, Ceramic Faces, Seed Beads, Findings
Vintage Jewelry, Lampwork beads, Vintage Cabs, Bali Silver
Bead Storage, Stone Beads & Cabs, Pearls, Czech Glass Beads
Trade Beads, Beading Supplies and much much more

Hotels in the Hopkins area

Applications Are now being taken for the Spring 2014 show.
Several 8x6 booths available
We just had a cancellation and have a 10x10 and a corner available
Application for Spring show
Sales Tax Documentation for Spring show
You Must fill out both copies to be accepted

Advertising for the Spring 2014 show

To be added to the mailing list to be notified of the next show
send Dee an email requesting to be added to the Bead Bazaar mailing list
Please specify if you want to be on the customer or vendor mail list for the Mpls show.