I Went to Midwest Craft Con and All I Got Was New Skills, Friends and Inspiration

Midwest Craft Con – if you are a crafty biz person and haven’t been, you really gotta go. You know how when you are selling at a show and you…

Rocket: For All Your Shameless Self-Promotion Needs

The first few months of the year are the slow season for my business, and for Handmade Detroit too. In January we get to rest & recharge our creativity a…

VLNTNSDYMRKT – New Home & Looking for Vendors!

VLNTNSDYMRKT, hosted by our friends at POT + BOX is now accepting applications for vendors! This year’s market is now moved to the historic Fisher Building, and we can’t wait…

City Bird for the Holidays!

We were very happy to have City Bird as a sponsor this year at Detroit Urban Craft Fair, because Emily + Andy – the siblings behind City Bird – have…

Still Need Gifts? Shop Detroit Mercantile for the Holidays!

I don’t know about you, but I still need to finish off my holiday shopping list! I shopped at Detroit Urban Craft Fair and a few other local craft fairs…

Detroit Urban Craft Fair 12 – We Made It!

Detroit Urban Craft Fair has come and gone! It’s a wild weekend that is over all too soon.   The Drill Hall held us all! 110 vendors and sponsors, helpers…

DUCF 2017 Vendor Preview #10

It’s our tenth and final installment of our vendor previews! See you at the Detroit Urban Craft Fair this weekend to see more of the talented artists we will be…

DUCF 2017 Vendor Preview #9

The fair’s just three days away! Here’s the ninth batch of our vendor previews! Check back every day between now and the Detroit Urban Craft Fair (beginning December 1st) to…

DUCF 2017 Vendor Preview #8

The big day is fast approaching! Get prepared, with chapter eight of our vendor previews! Check back every day between now and the Detroit Urban Craft Fair (beginning December 1st)…

Mutual Adoration and POST go together with materials and memories

Excitement springs from the eyes of Wayne and Clare of Mutual Adoration when you spend time with them, either at a workshop or co-hosting a pop-up dinner, ringing up a…