Bethany Nixon

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

Downriver Indie Craft Fair Accepting Applications

Having craft fair withdrawal? The Downriver Council for the Arts is now looking for vendors for their upcoming DICF, and the vendor fee for the 2 day fair is just $35. From…

DUCF on Detroit’s Bucket List

Thanks, Metrotimes, for including Detroit Urban Craft Fair on your “100 Things All Detroiters Should Do Before They Die” list! Look for us at #81.

Big Eyes Inspired Crafting

Ringing in the new year, we Handmade Detroit gals decided our first order of business was to have some fun and see the new  Tim Burton movie, Big Eyes. The…

City Bird Expands!

We are very happy to hear that City Bird has gone through a big expansion – over 50% more sales floor. They also just celebrated their 5 year anniversary, what…

Indietroit Obsessed

Have you discovered Indietroit yet? I’ve been loving this Tumblr, focused on “Independent retail, crafters, thrifters, artists and DIYers that keep Detroit moving”. Check it out and find some fun…

Check Off that Shopping List Locally

Need a few last presents to finish your holiday shopping list? Here’s three more ways to shop local and support Metro-Detroit makers! DIYpsi is being held on Saturday & Sunday…

DUCF in the News

DUCF has been in the news a lot this week, have you see us around? Carey on Fox 2 news Amy in the Metrotimes Bethany in the Detroit Free Press…

RePurpose Chroma-Color by Cari Cucksey at DUCF

We are very excited to have Cari Cucksey of HGTV’s Cash & Cari as a sponsor of Detroit Urban Craft Fair this year! You can find Cari in our sponsor…

Sneak Peek at the Handmade Detroit Booth

We may be slightly biased, but we think this is the finest sweatshirt ever made! You can get these incredibly comfy and stylish sweatshirts featuring our new DUCF logo by…

Meet Our DUCF Poster Printer: Klever Design

We’d like to thank Klever Design for printing all of our DUCF posters & fliers (designed by Warpaint Studios) and our new program sheet again this year. Jason and his…