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Renegade Craft Pop Up

Shows + Shops, Shop TalkMarianne PearsonComment

Hey, Chicago! We’re happy to announce a special Mother’s Day Weekend Pop-Up Fair, taking place just steps from our HQ on Pilsen’s Halsted Street with an outdoor celebration of all things handmade! Featuring a carefully curated roster of local and national maker and artisan talent, festivities will include amazing food trucks, DJ sets by Lumpen Radio, craft brews by Half Acre Beer, DIY workshops, photo ops, and all-around good times to provide a truly one-of-a-kind shopping experience.

Get some fresh air and explore an exceptional selection of modern indie design, including jewelry and accessories, art, fashion, ceramics, candles, illustration, stationery, home decor, cookware, apothecary, and more.


May 13 + 14, 2017


11 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Halsted St. in Pilsen Between W 18th St. and S Canalport Ave. Chicago, IL 60608

For More Information click here!

Show of Hands Holiday

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What another wonderful weekend at Show of Hands Holiday show! Thank you to all you wonderful people who came to shop local this weekend!

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West Elm LOCAL Pop-up Shop

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I am honored to have been selected to participate in a Pop-up at West Elm today. Met with some many great people and fellow local makers!

Check out some of them on West Elm Blog, Front + Main. The event was curated by Nicole Balch of the design blog, Making it Lovely, which if you haven't checked out her blog yet, you totally should!

Save the Date: Renengade Craft Fair

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We are very excited to announce we will be at the Renegade Craft Fair in Chicago Sept 10+11!!

Renegade will return to Division St. in Wicker Park and as always, we will feature a thoughtfully curated selection of today’s finest independent Makers. Come say hi to me and my wonderful booth mate Melisser from Sabretooth Dream  - be sure to check out her super dope pins!!

You can find us at booth #210 on Division St between Paulina and Hermitage.

That's a wrap

Shows + Shops, Shop TalkMarianne PearsonComment

Wow what an amazing weekend it was at the Renegade Craft Fair!
Perfect weather
An amazing group of makers ✔
1,000's of awesome supporters and shoppers
Could not have asked for a better turnout. I am so impressed by the talent and love that was shown by all of you for coming out to support us, the streets were non-stop flooded with people!

Come See Us At Renegade Craft Show Sept 19+20

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We are super excited to be a part of Renegade Chicago, which takes place on along Division St. between Damen and Paulina from 11am - 6pm this Saturday + Sunday!!!  We will be sharing our booth with the lovely Erin of Geppetto Chicago, she makes beautiful custom shelving using reclaimed wood and milk paint. So if you plan on attending, please make sure to come say hi!

A few new items making their debut at Renengade Chicago

For more details and a roster of all the lovely sellers that will be participating the fair, please check out the Renegade Craft Fair website.