Hang out with us, for our first show of ②⓪①⑧! 🎉✨
Start the new year with some local shopping 🎉 — Brunching 🎉🎉 — Beverage consumption 🎉🎉🎉 — Relax 🎉🎉🎉🎉 — Take it all in 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉
Enjoy a fulfilling plate at Bite cafe and casually sip a drink at The Empty Bottle. Too good!
See you soon. We're more excited than you are. 😎
Handmade Market Chicago is a unique event to connect the makers of beautiful things to people who appreciate the unique and handmade.
More than 30 amazing sellers will be on the premises!
Each event is held on the second Saturday of every month, from the months of October — April.
noon to 4:00 PM
free admission to the public
21+ and parents with kids (same goes for sellers)
#49 Western bus — transitchicago.com/riding_cta/busroute.aspx?RouteId=198
Transit Chicago — transitchicago.com
The Empty Bottle starts serving at noon, so feel free to shop with mimosas in hand. (We do encourage relaxed shopping.) You can also grab brunch at the tasty Bite Café next door.
Markets include funky jewelry, knitted items, clothing, baked goods, handbags, paper crafts, skincare and more.
3 to 5 Apothecary by Carlie Merkle ~ Handmade, organic body products made with 3-5 ingredients. I believe there is no need for extra additives when the most simple ingredients can work magic for your health and body. ~ etsy.com/shop/3to5Apothecary
Bundt by Michael Morrill and Franziska Andonopoulos ~ Hand-embroidered vintage sweaters, paper-mache sculptures, and other handmade curiosities. ~ bundtchicago.tumblr.com
Crystal Gravy by Heather McCall, Sara Fagala and Eliza Epstein ~ Rock and roll inspired clothing line, using upcycled items, original pieces inspired by the 70’s, velvet, tie dye, leather and metal bands. ~ etsy.com/shop/CrystalGravvvy
Damsel In This Dress Designs by Heather Flett ~ Cool stuff for women who don't need to be rescued, purses, totes, bags, and more. ~ shecrafts.com
Design Delights Ltd by Linda Sue Collins ~ Treasure chest of handcrafted gemstone jewelry featuring semi-precious stone, amber, pearl, shell, crystal, glass, wood, leather, fiber, sterling silver, & more! ~ sites.google.com/site/designdelightsltd
Dudley Chappell ~ Handmade wood clocks, phone and tablet holders, pendants and keychains using bullets. Ring holders combines the 2.
Gingershells Boutique by Shelly Cousineau ~ Handmade soy candles in a variety of unique or vintage containers ranging from mason jars to dainty teacup and awesome 80's cartoon glasses. Available in many delicious scents. ~ etsy.com/shop/gingershells
GretchenC Studio by Gretchen Colavito ~ Original beaded jewelry hand sewn with needle and thread, inspired by Tribal Art, Couture fashion, the Victorian Era, and Belle Epoque Eras. ~ gretchenc.com
Lazy Little Lizard (Lazy Little Lizard Accessories) by Kimberly Smith ~ Chainmaille mainly made in vibrant anodized aluminum. ~ squareup.com/store/LazyLittleLizard
LSSLuscious Knits (LSSLusciousKnits) by Lee Stein ~ Original and unique handmade accessories using fine wool and wool blends. ~ etsy.com/shop/LSSLusciousKnits
LuDesigns Creations by Lucy Clasen ~ Silver smith, lapidary, leather, stamped and beaded jewelry, some fiber art and greeting cards, offering items for males as well. ~ ludesignscreations.etsy.com
Madame Platypus by Rachel Katzman ~ Cards/prints. Crochet dolls/toys. Humorous resin pendants w/ chain. ~ etsy.com/shop/madameplatypus
made by Q (Made by Q) by Lindsey Quaglio ~ Eco friendly handmade goods. Reuse..Recycle…Rethink ~ madebyq.etsy.com
MojoOwl by Nors Beatriz ~ Jewelry from natural raw gem stones. I often mix them with recycled jewelry to make new wearables. Lots of love, light and energy goes into them. ~ mojoowl.com/
Natalie Walser (Natalie Walser Art) ~ Original arts and prints, pottery and cat toys, all exploring the joys and the hilarity of urban modern life. ~ nataliewalser.com
Organicabylaura by Laura Garza ~ Metals, handmade jewelry art, the metals are formed to be a natural part of the stones selected. ~ organicabylaura.com
Provenance Creations by Gretchen Guinazzo ~ wearable history, all items (50 to 500 years old) are upcycled finds from metal detecting in England. ~ provenancestore.etsy.com
Pure Principles by Cheryl McSherry ~ Skin care using organic botanicals, herbs, and oils without the use of any chemicals, additives, or toxic ingredients. ~ pureprinciples.com
rj studio inc. by Rashida Autmon ~ Handmade jewelry, stationery, and accessories. ~ rjstudioinc.com
Ruth + Rhoda by Meredith Smerchek ~ Housewares + accessories in hand printed original patterns. ~ etsy.com/shop/RuthandRhoda
Serenity Es-Scents by Peggy Britman ~ Pure vegetable wax candles, infused with natural aroma blends, hand-poured into lovely vintage jars to create a soft light and peaceful ambience.
Simon Brews & Bakes (Simon Brews + Bakes) by Matt Lowther ~ All vegan, craft coffee and baked goods pop-up, we brew pour-overs and feature coffee from artisan roasters not commonly found in the Chicago land area. ~ facebook.com/simonbrewsandbakes
SunshineIsHappiness by Susan Lechner ~ Oil hand painted magnets, canvas boards, coasters, and prints, some are sweet, some are whimsical, but all are created to bring you warmth and happiness. ~ facebook.com/sunshineishappiness
Third Coast Canine by Melissa Szwan ~ Dog collars, bandanas and bowties — handmade with home town pride for your best friend. ~ thirdcoastcanine.etsy.com
Vellocet Vintage x Jane Wolfe by Mars Vellocet and Jane Wolfe ~ Handmade jewelry; original art, as well as prints, zines and stickers; and repurposed vintage clothing. ~ depop.com/vellocetvintage
What Jenny Makes by Jenny Ross ~ Colorful and fun to wear hand dyed silk scarves and wet and nuno felted accessories. ~ whatjennymakes.com
WildWorldmacrame by Kelly Urness ~ Handmade Macrame home decor. Items include: Wall hangings, coasters, lanterns, whatever else my brain thinks up. etsy.com/shop/WildWorldMacrame