Be inspired by the winning designs from the 2015 Bead Dreams beading contest. The amazing piece Fearless by artist Andrea Grzabka received the Best-In-Show award. The Bead Dreams beading contest is an annual, juried competition of bead artistry from around the world sponsored by Bead and Button magazine. Entries are displayed at the Bead and Button Show in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with ribbons awarded in seven categories. View all the winning designs from the 2015 Bead Dreams beading contest in the Gallery of Designs where the zoom feature offers an up-close view of winning designs and jewelry-making techniques.

Fire Mountain Gems and Beads is the grand prize sponsor for the top three Bead Dreams winners--Best-In-Show, Runner-Up Best-In-Show and People's Choice Award.

View All Winning Design Ideas Here
Design Idea F75R Necklace

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Best-In-Show Andrea Grzabka Necklace

Runner-up Best-In-Show Alla Maslennikova Necklace

People's Choice Monica Vinci Necklace

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1st Place Kinga Nichols Headdress

2nd Place Svetlana Kossman Necklace

3rd Place Megumi Saso Necklace

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1st Place Alla Maslennikova Necklace

2nd Place Kim Van Antwerp Necklace

3rd Place Sue Horine Necklace

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1st Place Valdislav Ivanov and Kremena Ivanova Pendant and Bead Set

2nd Place Vladislav Ivanov and Kremena Ivanova Pendant and Bead Set

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1st Place Gregory Burgard Focal

2nd Place Kari Chittenden Pendant Set

3rd Place Kari Chittenden Bead Set

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1st Place Patrik Kusek Necklace

2nd Place Karen Elmquist Necklace

3rd Place Christi Anderson Brooch Set

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1st Place Marsha Wiest-Hines Necklace

2nd Place Heidi Kummli Necklace

3rd Place Olga Viktorovna Shumilova Necklace

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1st Place Tomiko Sakanaka Doll

2nd Place Pamm Horbit Sculpture

3rd Place Laurel Kubby Designer Bead Set

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1st Place Eugena Topina Necklace

2nd Place Staci Smith Necklace

3rd Place Staci Smith Necklace

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1st Place Andrea Grzabka Necklace

2nd Place Kathy King Necklace

3rd Place Betty Stephan Necklace

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1st Place Kaska Firor Necklace and Earring Set

2nd Place Lisa Barth Bracelet

3rd Place Kaska Firor Necklace

Alex Roeder Masako Takahashi and Hiroko Yokoi
Anna Perelman Melissa Shippee
Anneta Valious Patricia Parker
Betty Stephan Retina Krawets
Claire Maunsell Robin Butzke
Claudia Cattaneo Satoko Toyoda
Diane Hyde Sherry Serafini
Elizabeth Graeling Sonia Lidozzi
Elizaveta Antonova Stephanie J. Eddy
Ellen Solomons Sue Horine
Hannah Rosner Susan Yacoub
Huib Petersen Suzanne Golden
Ilana Joselowitz Svetlana Hackl
Irina Rudneva Tamuna Lezhava
Jelena Saveljeva Tatiana Fitzpatrick
Jennifer Robinson and Yvone Rowell Tatiana Obukhova
Joan Babcock Tatiana Van Iten
Joanie Whitehead Ulyana Seryankina
Josane Demuylder Vanessa Walilko
Justina Coffey Victoria Roberts
KaoriNa Yuki Tachibana
Keiko Wada Yukiko Yamamoto
Marcia DeCoster  

View additional Bead Dreams Contests here.