Bethany Nixon

Bethany Nixon is a mom, wife, vintage collector, and crafter that leans a little to the weird side. The former organizer of Baar Bazaar in Detroit and thrifting addict makes notebooks, jewelry, embroidered art, clothes and accessories from all things vintage and then blogs about & sells them at RewareVintage.com, along with untouched vintage clothing. She is also on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest for more inspiration, behind the scenes pictures, and possible oversharing. bethany@handmadedetroit.com

DIYpsi Summer Festival This Weekend!

This weekend is one of our favorites of the summer – it’s DIYpsi this weekend! Head over to Arbor Brewing Company in Ypsilanti on Saturday and Sunday (8/27-28) and check…

Applications Now Open for DIYpsi!

Our friends over at DIYpsi now have applications open for their annual summer DIYpsi show! It will be taking place again at the ABC Microbrewery (Corner Brewery) in Ypsilanti, on…

Attention Crafty Pinups!

Are you crafty AND into pinup modeling? A new pinup contest, Miss Fabulous Flora, is looking for women of all varieties to celebrate their creativity and curves on Saturday, May…

Try This: Selling at a Non-Craft Show!

Carey and I were excited to sell last weekend at the WCSX Rock Swap at Oakland Mall last weekend, but a little nervous too. We both sell crafts that obviously…

Did You Miss Out on the DUCF Sweatshirts Again?

We’ve had so many people ask, I thought I’d let you all know – we will have more of the fav Detroit Urban Craft Fair sweatshirts again at DUCF in…

Hey, Let’s Go Shopping!

Yesterday, I told you about the Merry Market happening at The Detroit Mercantile this weekend on both Saturday & Sunday, but wait…there’s more! There are also four MORE shows we love…

Merry Market this Weekend!

If you’ve still got a lot of gifts to get, the Merry Market in Detroit this weekend may be the perfect place to check off that list! Presented by Metrotimes…

Thanks to Yelp!

Big thanks to our long-time DUCF sponsor Yelp for helping spread the word about our big weekend (can you believe it is only 5 days away?!?). Make sure to stop…

Craft Grand Opening Friday!

Craft is a new shop opening on Black Friday in Adrian, Michigan and we can’t wait to shop! Located at 128 N Main St in downtown Adrian, the store is…

DUCF Sneak Peek at the Baldwin Library

We are so happy to have a mini sneak peek of some of this year’s offerings at Birmingham’s Baldwin Library! Items from over 20 of our vendors are on display through…