Celebrate Makers from A-Z at #EtsyMadeinCanada this Saturday!

MIC_Poster OMHG has been buzzing to help organize the Halifax Etsy Made in Canada Market! This Saturday we’re expecting over 2000 lovers of handmade to join us in celebrating Canada’s creative culture and shop Halifax makers from A-Z with over 50 sellers representing Nova Scotia creativity from Angela Grace Jewelry to Zafira Apparel. Learn more about the event, shop our market from anywhere in the world, check out other Canadian markets or read on to meet our sellers + community partners & get a peek at the goodness waiting for you this weekend. RSVP for our market & let us know you’ll be coming here! AngelaGrace Angela Grace Jewelry
Bellybombs
Better Beard Company
Blossom Hill
Choco Cafe
Cocoa and Honey Chocolates
Courtney Johanna Vintage DistinguishedJewelry Distinguished Jewelry
Double Dare Print Studio
Dress The Dress
Ebb & Flo Jewelry
Effie Handmade
Elle.Paisley Designs FancyLuckyVintage Fancy Lucky Vintage (photo by Deedee Morris Photography)
Finders Keepers Printing Co
Fish Bone Prints 
Fox’s Folly Woodworks
Gina Comeau Jewelry HannaBroer Hanna Broer Design
Hi, Love. Greetings
Hugabug Kids & Ewe Boots
Inspired Shabby Chic
Jane Rovers
Jodie Hansen
Kaeli Cook Pottery
Katiebette
Kimprint Paintings
Leigh-Anne Dean
Les Nanaseries
Loom Lake Designs MentJewelleryMent Jewellery
Michelle Carey – Jewelry & Accessories MuleMotherBooks Mule Mother Books
Oh Dina!
Oh My Handmade PoisonPear Poison Pear
Puppet Dudes
Rita Statement Accessories seeingstars Seeingstars
Sewn by Blythe
Shabby Chic Chick
Silver Lily Jewelry
Simply Adorned
Storybird Prints
Tatting For Spirit
The Hive Pottery QuarrelsomeYeti The Quarrelsome Yeti
Thief & Bandit Jewelry and Apparel
Union Studio
Vivacious Vixen Apparel
Woodsidewool
Youth Art Connection
Zafira Apparel ZafiraApparel

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Dots & Loops Handmade

We’re an independent handmade shop with a focus on Canadian products from emerging designers and an emphasis on function, beauty & humor. Be one of the first 50 in the door to get a surprise from Dots & Loops or enter your name at the door for a chance to win their $100 door prize!

Inkwell Boutique

Inkwell is a modern handmade boutique and letterpress studio located in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada that carries specialty paper goods and handmade goodies made with love, by over 100 artists from around the corner and across the world. Be one of the first 50 in the door to get a special package of goodies from Inkwell Boutique or enter your name at the door for a chance to win two door prizes!

The Lunenburg Makery

What says autumn better than bushels of colorful apples?  Spend some time with The Lunenburg Makery from 11-12pm and learn the basics of needle felting to craft a custom apple of your own!  Choose the colors and we’ll show you how to make it happen, or stop by The Lunenburg Makery any time during the market to learn some basic stitches and hand sewing.

Made with Local

Made with Local is a little snack foods company with a big heart, based out of beautiful Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. A place where we have access to a community of amazing local farmers and food producers, who we work closely with to bake up some seriously delicious & nourishing real food bars. Our bars are made with just a handful of ingredients that we source from the Atlantic Canadian provinces. Each and every MwL bar is 90% local ingredients by weight, with no artificial, freaky, unpronounceable ingredients. Jam packed with local love and NO WEIRD STUFF! It’s how we roll. Be one of the first 50 in the door & find a treat from Made with Local in your goodie bag!

Patch Halifax

At Patch Halifax we aims to serve our community by inspiring a love for fabric and sewing. We love beautiful, high-quality fabrics and notions, and the amazing projects that can be made with them, regardless of your experience with needle and thread. With materials to suit every skill level, and a knowledgeable, approachable staff on-hand to help guide you, you’re invited to visit Patch Halifax and discover the possibilities for your next—or first—sewing project.  On our shelves you’ll find fabrics from Art Gallery, Dashwood Studios, Dear Stella, Liberty of London, Birch, Cloud 9, Moda, Robert Kaufman and many more!  Thanks to Patch Halifax for hosting our decor craft party & enter at the door for a chance to win a fat quarter bundle of gorgeous fabric + a $50 gift certificate!

The Loop Halifax

Stop by our drop-in crochet workshop and learn basic crochet stitches with yarn from The Loop Halifax! Or enter your name at the door for a chance to win a door prize valued at $80.

+ many more door prizes and surprises!  

In the spirit of celebrating local Canadian artisans, Etsy released a promotional video featuring Adhesif ClothingAJMetissage and Rong Designs in their studios in Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto, who will be participating in their city’s local marketplace.

What’s unique about art in YOUR city? Join the conversation by using the hashtag #etsymadeincanada 

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