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Makers Market Blog

Travel Far, Return Free

This post from the Freepeople Blog on photographer Freya Dowson’s world travels has us feeling serious wanderlust this summer. Check out the post below and let Freya’s beautiful photos inspire you too!Travel Far, Return Free Photographer Freya Dowson’s musings of a life enriched with travel.A guest post by Freya DowsonI’ve spent half my life on the [...]

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Becoming Pedal Happy

Scott Lelikoff of Pedal Happy Designs makes beautiful and functional art for the leisurely adventurer. An Architecture graduate of Cal Poly, Scott turned his love of form and function into leatherwork, creating leather growlers and wine carriers with every strap and buckle placed just so in a way that makes you think “this is genius”. [...]

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Makers Market Kickoff Party

Check out blogger StyleNik’s run down of the Santana Row store opening party and the kickoff to our monthly Maker’s Market in the Park! Check out the next market on July 9th from 11-6pm!http://www.stylenik.com/saturday-kick-off-makers-market-with-us-in-san-jose/Storefront

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Makers Market in the News!

Our new store at Santana Row in San Jose is getting some attention! We were recently featured in an article by the Joie de Vivre Hotel Group, see what they had to say!http://www.jdvhotels.com/silicon-valley-makers-mart/Don’t look now, but teakwood-and-tobacco soy candles and tea-tree vegan beard oils have infiltrated the land of Gucci and Kate Spade. Yes, Makers [...]

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Help Rebuild the Legacy of American Made: Support our Indiegogo Campaign!

We’ve launched our Indiegogo campaign to raise funding for our Santana Row Store, our new San Francisco flagship store and to add 300 new makers to be the #1 site for American made!View our Campaign and Share our Story: https://igg.me/at/rebuild-legacy-american-made/x/13080383Some of the Great Perks You Can Buy to Support Our Campaign!Our MissionMakers Market is on [...]

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W&P Design Bourbon Milk Punch Recipe

Bourbon Milk PunchOne of our team members found a cocktail recipe tucked into a book while home for the holidays. The recipe dated back to the 1950s and laid out a simple formula for a classic southern milk punch. We got inspired and created our version of the recipe: the Bourbon Milk Punch.In this cocktail [...]

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The Power of a Hand-Crafted Gift

Today one of our metalsmiths, Corey Egan stopped by to drop off a gift. It’s been so busy in the store with everyone Christmas shopping, so we were only able to give each other a quick hug and some season’s greetings. When I came home tonight…sat down to open the gift which came in [...]

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Corey Egan (SF Jeweler) Coming to Our Shop 12/20!

Meet Corey Egan, Sunday December 20th. Shop exclusive pieces and learn about her craft! RSVP HERE. Her Story:Corey Egan’s jewelry is the beautiful result of her love of nature and fascination with texture – one she’s been nurturing since an early age. As a child growing up in Michigan, she was [...]

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Some More Blogger Love: Our Opening Reception

Some more blogger love! The lovely Micaela Hoo of the San Francisco style blog Drifter & the Gypsy gave a great review of our opening reception and snapped some excellent pictures! See the original post here or take a look at what Micaela said below:Last Thursday was the Makers Market grand opening party. I was [...]

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Juniper Ridge’s Wild Harvested Tea – Where was it Harvested?

We are big fans of our new maker Juniper Ridge – who forage all their scents from the wilderness. One our favorite products is the Douglas Fir Spring Tea made from 100% wild harvested Douglas Fir. But we promise you it doesn’t taste like trees–more like citrus. The tea is [...]

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