Posts Categorized: All Things DIY

Inside Maker’s Mart with Oh Sew Betty Floored

If you’re itching to get out to mix with some creative types or shop some wonderfully curated crafty-wares, might I suggest a quick (snowless) jaunt to Toledo this weekend for…

Craft Night!

March is National Craft Month, and to celebrate Carey, Bethany and I decided to dig into our vintage craft books and find a project to do together for craft night. …

Make Your Own Makeup with Brazen Beauty Lounge!

Brazen Beauty Lounge in Ferndale is hosting a DIY Mineral Eyeshadow class later this month, and classes are limited to just 10, so sign up quick! Sandria will help you find…

Book Review: Subversive Cross Stitch

Handmade Detroit friend and DUCF volunteer Sarah Shackleford just got done reviewing and trying out the anniversary edition of Subversive Cross Stitch: 50 F*cking Clever Designs for Your Sassy Side…

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…

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…

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…

Shopping SMALL this Saturday makes a big difference

        This Saturday you can kick off your Holiday shopping in the Smallest of ways. SHOP SMALL or Small Business Saturday is an amazing campaign to put…

The HD Decoration Station returns to Rust Belt Market

      Halloween stuff is on sale. The iconic Rockefeller Center tree was delivered this morning. Things are kicking into high gear for the holiday season! For us crafter…

Our Poster Reveal!

Every year we ask a local artist to design our poster for the Detroit Urban Craft Fair.  This year we asked Kristen Drozdowski of Worthwhile Paper and  Warpaint Studio , and as…