The Final List of Merchants for Next Weekend’s Maker’s Market at the 13th Global Pinoy Bazaar!

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in News | No Comments

Get ready, as we’re all set for the next Maker’s Market, happening at the 13th Global Pinoy Bazaar!  Watch out for unique and lovingly handcrafted items, local and independent brands together with tools for making!  We’ve got a select number of 13 for the 13th offering of the Global Pinoy Bazaar, so watch out for […]

Meet the Makers: Rea Carpio of Marie Kit

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Meet the Makers | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? Handmade accessories and other crocheted items. I’d say my mom has a big influence. She was in the knit and crochet business for as long as I can remember. My mom, Rosemarie, is the “Marie” in Marie Kit. Are you a full-time crafter? If not, […]

Meet the Makers: Meet Jamie of SmartyplantsPH

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Meet the Makers | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? We create dish gardens, container gardens, and terrariums. It actually started with a fascination for terrariums, and after attending a workshop on terrarium making, I was hooked! I figured, if my plants could survive inside glass jars, all the more if I could create mini […]

Meet the Makers: Tantan Fortich of Idiosyncratic Crafts

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Meet the Makers | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I started out just making hoop art (cross stitch) with quotes I like from movies and songs. It started out just a hobby stitch because we had it in high school so it was easy for me to start. The patterns are readily available on […]

Meet the Makers: Tope of Glitchgrafiks

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Meet the Makers | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? Limited Artsy T-shirts! During my high school and college years, printing t-shirts was my source of baon or source of income because I was a self-supporting student. When I graduated from college I became the designer of artwork and just December last year I started […]

Meet the Makers: Kat Garfin of Designer’s Crib

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Meet the Makers | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? We started doing customized wall decals for [the] home, then we ventured into designing pillows and handmade tote bags, [along with] hand painted pouches and ponytails for our first art fair which was 10a Alabama arts and crafts last 2012. Now we [have] expanded in […]

Meet the Makers: Anrea Sahagun of Paper Pliers

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Meet the Makers | One Comment

What do you make? How did you get into it? I [make] handcraft personalized wire-written pieces – such as bookmarks, accessories, and home decors. I started my enthusiasm with wire-writing last year. I joined an ATC (Artist Trading Card) swap with fellow craft enthusiasts I met on a Facebook group. Besides exchanging cards, I also […]

Check out who you’ll be seeing at this weekend’s Mini Maker’s Market in Cebu + All the crafty activities!

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in News | No Comments

We’re bringing on the handmade and craft love this weekend during the Gabii sa Kabilin festivities at Anthill Fabric Gallery!  Check out some of the local (and Manila-based) handmade and craft merchants as well as independent brands that will be there. Craft Carrot Art Tools Inc. Apron Strings Handmade Soap LP4Y Wood Be Jewels Sulci […]

Meet the Makers: Dennis, Eli and Fernando of Punch Crafts

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Meet the Makers | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? Punch Crafts makes various interesting and useful items (i.e. coin purses, cord ties, key holders, bags, etc.) made of leather, canvas or nylon. Punch Crafts is composed of three good friends, Dennis B. Puno, Eli Shelah M. Chacon and Fernando A. Fortes, who share the […]

Initial list of merchants for the Maker’s Market at the Go Girl Expo!

Posted by on May 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

Hey guys, the wait is almost over.  We’ve got an initial list of merchants for the upcoming Maker’s Market at the Go Girl Expo!  We’ve got craft supplies, different types of accessories, prints, plants, wire bookmarks, crocheted doodads and a whole lot of handmade love!  We’re still accepting applications, so for those who’d like to […]