Designing With The Stars

We are very sorry, but due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been canceled. We appreciate your support and apologize for any convenience.


Join us for a fun night of jewelry design, heartfelt collaboration, and inspiring competition!

Ten top jewelry designers will work with Beads of Courage moms, clinicians, teens, and supporters to create one-of-a-kind wearable art during a timed competition. Each designer’s original work will be auctioned with proceeds benefiting Beads of Courage. Cheer for your favorite design team while enjoying food and drinks in one of Oakland’s vibrant and upscale event spaces!

Friday, November 15, 6-9 pm

Parliament Oakland
811 Washington Street
Oakland, CA
(just a short walk from the Whole Bead Show at the Marriott) 

Evening Schedule

  • 6-7 pm: Enjoy food and drinks while creating your own beaded adornment
  • 7 pm:  Competition begins!
  • 8:15 pm: DESIGN REVEAL

Special thanks to our sponsors:

Whole Bead Show

Northwestern Mutual