It's time to announce the June 17th Craft & Vintage Market!!!! Seize a Berwyn Summer day, by walking over to Friendly Coffee Lounge and shopping at the C&V Market. Berwyn is rich with makers & artists of all kinds. The monthly Craft & Vintage Market at Friendly Coffee Lounge is a way to showcase, support and share that creativity with our fantastic neighborbood. We cannot wait to see you all again and hope that you will share this, always free & family friendly event with others.
The pop-up shops for June 17th are as follows:
~Lydia Jean creates super fun & whimsical illustrations. Her work puts a fun fresh spin on some of your favorite characters as well as original art. If you are looking to find something uniquely adorable, look no further. Prints, button, cards, magenets and mugs will be avaible.
~The Mestiza showroom is located in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago. Most of our items are one-of-a-kind or produced in limited quantities. Our passion is to find classic and modern handcrafts from Mexico and all of Latin America. We also support local artists and vendors who are members of the Fair Trade Federation.
~Sculptures about human stories. Hug combines fired clay with found objects. The process of collecting and assembling odd objects is much like the way we construct our personalities as unique beings. We spend a lifetime collecting the faces, places, smells, and ideas that we use to sculpt the self. Hugg will offer unique characters to decorate your garden and home.
*Little Black Bats
~Handmade waerable art. Jenna creates stand-out jewelry and accessories using shrink plastic. These light-weight jewelry pieces are colorfu & fun, with just a sprinkle of creepy. Jenna finds inspiration in the things that go bump in the night.
*Sur Le Feu
~Handbags and Accessories handmade by Kristine Fachet here in Berwyn. Simple, stylish, functional handbags and accessories with a twist. From geek to chic, Sur Le Feu offers designs for the fun at heart.
*Pedal Pusher Vintage
~An eclectic pastiche of decade old trends mixed with contemporary lady swagger. It happens when you raid your grandmama's closet and find the perfect pair of red boots and a tilted brim hat to match. Pedal Pusher will offer vintage clothing and housewares.
*Shawn Vincent Pottery
~With a passion for thrown pottery, Shawn explores the subtleties of form, function, and decoration. Her mission is to create unique, aesthetic and functional pieces. Functional pottery integrates ceramics into everyday lives.
Semi Precious Gemstones, Swarovski Elements, wire, and leather to create timeless and unique bead woven pieces. I'm inspired by both the Old Hollywood Glamour and Bohemian fashion. AVBeadDesigns jewelry pieces are both casual and sophisticated.
-Raised with astrology and medicine, it was Kendra's spiritual family that shaped her gifts of clairaudience and intuitive wellness. Kendra will offer: tarot card reading services, therapeutic gems: emotional healing and angelic assistance bracelets and 100% soy and recycled glass candles, in red wine and white wine scents
*Megan Lee Designs
~A Berwyn favorite is returning to the C&V this month! Offering screen-printed t-shirts, totes, mugs & onsies, MLD has fashions for all your friends and family. Megan's designs and phrases are both whimsical & unique. Most recognizable for her State of Mind T's, MLD clothing makes the perfect gift for all ages. Dont forget to buy your Berwyn Love t-shirt, featuring the infamous Berwyn Car Spike.
*Jessy Laubis Handmade
~Using a process described as fabric collage, JLH creates artworks that don't require a space on the wall to be enjoyed. . Hand painted, drawn & fabric cut elements are both machine & hand sewn into pillows, tote, toys and framables. Rich textiles give each piece a bohemian flair These funtional artworks are one of a kinds. Custom orders are accepted.
*Get your cards read, eat some organic baked goods, buy new clothing, jewelry and accessories, decorate your home or garden with beautiful pillows, pottery and vintage pieces. Wash it all down with a coffee and/or a bloody. All that in one visit to the monthly Craft & Vintage Market.
*As always, this is a free, family-friendly event. Bring a friend & enjoy your neighborhood market!
Seriously, how cool is Berwyn?
See you soon~
Jessy Laubis Handmade
JLH Craft & Vintage Market