The first ever Coffee + Crafts trunk show at the Root Cafe is only about a month away, so I’d like to take this opportunity to share with you who will be there and the sorts of crafty awesomeness that they will be bringing! For more information about the show, check out the event page on Facebook and while you are there go ahead and RSVP!
Thursday December 15
Crafty and creative in her own right, Chris is also the owner of the awesome Lakewood brick-and-mortar shop called Crafty Goodness. Chris works in a variety of media and will be showcasing both her own work as well as work from her shop. You can check out her website, craftygoodnesscle.com to see more!
Photo curtsy of Chris Sorensen
Kat makes fun and festive headbands, hair clips, fascinators, ornaments and more! Learn more about Kat on her website; kittenkaboom.wordpress.com
Photo via HausOfKaboom on Etsy
The Cleaner Wiener Dog Soap Company specializes in sulfate-free dog soaps derived from organic ingredients which are simple and clean. Liquid and bar soaps are available for your dog’s bathing enjoyment. Amy will also be selling glass-block and upcycled bottlecap jewelry in dog and holiday prints. To see more of Amy’s products, check out her website or Etsy shop.
Photo curtsy of Amy Annico
Friday December 16
Handwoven scarves, hand-stitched purses, pressed flower greeting cards and hair accessories. Learn more about Arooj on her website; arooja.com
Photo curtsy of Arooj Ashraf
Quilted mug rugs and coasters using some repurposed fabrics or embellishments, and greeting cards using some recycled papers/cards/embellishments. Find out more about Katherine on her website; theartfulhausfrau.blogspot.com
photo curtsy of Katherine Johnson
Saturday, December 17
Lovely trendy, retro aprons for those who want to add a little style to their everyday chores in the kitchen or entertaining guests! Handmade flowers are added to each apron as a reminder to stop and smell the roses! See more from Meagan on her website; The Witty Tales of Trendy Meg and see more aprons in her Etsy shop
Photo via Trendy Meg on Etsy
Fused plastic bags/accessories, coffee take-out cozies, crochet/knit hats, scarves, and fingerless gloves.
Photo curtsy of Ingrid Nolan
Upcycled items such as crocheted owls made from plastic grocery bags and recycled fabric collages, as well as some coffee related stuff and maybe a few things to keep you warm as well!
Sunday, December 18
Fun, funky and useful novelty guitar picks made from recycled scrap plastic (recycled gift cards, ID cards, advertising, etc). Grab a pack of assorted picks or just “pick” out your own. Check out all of Brittany’s great stuff over on her Etsy shop.
Photo via holdenallen on Etsy
Beautiful hand-embroidered greeting cards. See more in Joanna’s Etsy shop.
photo curtsey of Joanna Wilson
Fleece scarves, headbands and matching purses.
photo curtsey of Denise Kareliski