There are only TWO MARKETS BEFORE CHRISTMAS, and everyone knows that handmade gifts make the best kind. The C&V vendors are here to help take the stress out of your gift gathering. Offering locally made gifts, stocking stuffers, teacher gifts and treats to pamper you & your loved ones. Please join us for the November market. The November & December markets are our busiest and we couldn't be happier about it. We can not wait to see all of you very soon.
The pop-up shops for the November 19th Market are as follows:
~Creepy cute plush toys by Pock-it Palz (Luisa Castellanos). Each pocket sized friend is handmade and one of a kind, so find one that speaks to you. Tiny treasures for all ages!
~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.
~Art & accessories with repurposed and found objects. Some of the available items for November: Chicago themed wine bottles, hand painted leather cuff bracelets, chic belt purses, and collaged art. Also, upcycled magnets and small wallets in leather, vinyl and wallpaper!
*Vayas Homegrown Health + Beauty
~ Handcrafted small batch health + beauty products that are made from herbs & essential oils. Product line includes mood sprays, scrubs, serums, lip balms, soaps and body butters. These products soothe the mind, body & soul.
*hook needle yarn studio
~Founder of the Veltway Yarnslingers, Elizabeth Kurr, will be selling one of a kind hats at the upcoming market. The weather is cooling down so, what better time to shop or commission a beautiful hand made hat for you and your loved ones noggins.
~ Pottery & ceramics that explore the aesthetic balance of form & function. Belen creates utilitarian, everyday pieces that bring comfort & beautiful into any home. Her work experiments with new techniques, commercially manufactured stoneware, porcelain clay, colored clay and slips.
*Kae Lockhart Tarot Card Reading & Jewelry
~While raised with astrology and medicine, it was her spiritual family that shaped her gifts of clairaudience and intuitive wellness. Kae is honored to come from a line of committed healers and storytellers, including: her Celtic ancestors, her Cherokee medicine woman, her Potowatomi tarot mentor, and Caroline Myss.
*Sur Le Feu
~One of a kind, handmade fabric purses, cluthes & accessories inspired by the simple, clean looks of the past. Once a design and fabric are combined, the combination is never repeated and the buyer is guaranteed to have a completely unique fashion accessory. Sur Le Fue enjoys incorporating vintage details and using interesting fabrics leftover from costume designs.
*The Rough Gem
~ Offering handmade Natural Agate, Neo Victorian, and Nerdy Jewelry; Plush Owls, Foxes and Matryoshka Dolls; Mini wallets and other sewn goods, Ceramic Fandom themed home goods, Vintage art prints and more.
~Purveyors of pop culture vintage and vintage-inspired clothing and collectibles from the '70s/'80s/'90s. Including vinyl records, cassette tapes, VHS, toys and games, jackets, accessories, and our own hand-printed t-shirts.
*Shock Girl Jewelry
~The C&V is thrilled to announce the launch of 9 year old Ava Gelau's handmade jewelry & charms. Each piece is made from: different stones, crystals, polymer clay and metals. Each piece is carefully made to please different clientele, diverse pieces from rock star to heavily beaded.
*Megan Lee Designs
~A Berwyn favorite and C&V staple will be available again 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. Don't forget to buy your Berwyn Love t-shirt, featuring the infamous Berwyn Car Spike.
*Jessy Laubis Handmade
~ 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, toys, ornaments & framables. Rich textiles give each piece a bohemian flair These functional artworks are one of a kinds. A limited amount of custom orders are accepted during the holiday season.
~ Kymm is closing out all of her resin collage jewelry. Rings, double rings, pendants and cameos necklaces make for fun accessories and gifts. Each piece is handmade.
~Berwyn Betty won't personally be at the the market BUT her bath bomb sale bin will be. Pamper yourself and loved ones with these amazing bath treats! Good clean fun for you, your family & loved ones. It's never too early to gather up holiday gifts and these make the perfect kind.
*As always, this is a free, family-friendly event. Bring a friend, grab a coffee (or Bloody Mary) & enjoy your neighborhood market!
Seriously, how cool is Berwyn?
See you soon~
Jessy Laubis Handmade