Not Your Mother's Craft Fair

Not Your Mother's Craft Fair

A holiday festival of local artisans, drinks & music. Shop online this year! Stay safe, shop small, mask up!

[12/05/20]   today we'd be setting up our merry booths of handmade holiday goods. we will miss your faces + the sense of community this day brings to downtown Iowa City. but.....there are things you can do to get that same warm fuzzy feeling of supporting local. make your own mimosa, and get online to shop our band of merry makers shops directly! stay safe, shop small, mask up.

Red Piglet The Red Door Press Whoa Nelli Natural Cleaning Products Revival Clothing Store Grow: Johnson County {made} community Spring Run Design Company TwoLeos Design Joanna's Cielo Goods Shumpei Yamaki Mogo Organic @mooncatprinting Fiber + Vessel @locatedapparel @cicadagrove Cat Rocketship @smokeyspells_ @

12/05/2020

Not Your Mother's Craft Fair

12/05/2020

Not Your Mother's Craft Fair's cover photo

open.spotify.com 12/08/2019

NYMCF, a playlist by hair.by.rsquared on Spotify

Big thank you to everyone who came out to support local makers yesterday + to all those who support community events throughout the year! It was a festive day filled with love, laughter, tears, bubbly, beats + lots of heart.

in love + awe,
the {made} community team

Here's a link to the official Not Your Mother's Craft Fair playlist to keep the feeling going all season. https://spoti.fi/2LzRqXz

Grow: Johnson County Teresa Welsh Galluzzo Devin Redmond Jennette Maier Rachael Roewe Shanti Sellz Sheila Davisson Revival Clothing Store {made} community Wax + Wane Apothecary Cielo Goods Shumpei Yamaki Joanna's Red Piglet The Red Door Press Mogo Organic Maja Black Spring Run Design Company @JacksonBlueHandmade @FiberandVessel @TwoLeosDesign Smokey Spells Cat Rocketship @whoanellico @burlbrothers Goosetown Café

open.spotify.com A playlist featuring Zee Avi, Brenda Lee, G. Love & Special Sauce, and others

12/07/2019

today's the day to meet our makers! join us for drinks + music + merrymaking!

​#shopsmall #shoplocal #handmadeholiday #makersgonnamake #supportlocal #nymcf #artist #thinkiowa

12/06/2019

It's all happening. Tomorrow. 9am-3pm. Downtown. Make the rounds, grab a drink, find some peeps + party with your favorite local makers @notyourmotherscraftfair!

​ @cielogoods @amadecommunity @redpigletshop @reddoorpress @shumpeiyamaki @waxandwaneapothecary @springrundesigncompany @thisisjoannas @fiberandvessel @jacksonbluehandmade @burlbrothers @smokeyspells_ @whoanellico @makersloftiowacity @mogofarm @mooncatprinting @cicadagrove @locatedapparel @catrocketship @growjohnsoncounty @twoleosdesign @revivaliowacity

12/06/2019

our go-to holiday card makers!
​prints on prints on prints by @reddoorpress


​photo by @thelocketphotography at this years @goodmakersmarket

​#letterpress #graphicdesign #paperart #iowacity #makersgonnamake #nycmf

12/06/2019

got a dirty bird in the family? we've got your gift game covered by @wildfarmsoap + @makersloftiowacity

​#givelocal #shopsmall #nymcf #thinkiowacity #downtown #smallbusiness #gifts #shoplocal

12/06/2019

@twoleosdesign is keeping us organized + looking legit. ​wallets + bags + purses + clutches + zip its! come see them tomorrow @notyourmotherscraftfair


​photo by @thelocketphotography at this years @goodmakersmarket

12/06/2019

Whether you love The Maker's Loft or you just waiting to fall in love with them, they will have more of their handmade goodness just across the Ped Mall tomorrow at #NYMCF! #handmadeholiday #wecantwait

12/06/2019

@redpigletshop has your apparel needs on lockdown. get motivated with their inspiration gear!


​photo by @thelocketphotography at this years @goodmakersmarket

​#nymcf #local #makersgonnamake

12/06/2019

Joanna's will be back with her handcrafted tonic syrups. I see cocktails in our future! #NYMCF #cheers

12/05/2019

Looking for brunch date? Shop the #NYMCF event downtown this weekend + refuel after at @goosetowncafe

12/05/2019

Some days you just need to relax into. Come check out Cielo's goods to keep this relief on hand.

12/04/2019

fan favorite alert! re-up your card stash by @thereddoorpress

​photo by @thelocketphotography at this years @goodmakersmarket

12/04/2019

@makersloftiowacity will represent their makers at #nymcf this year. they're bringing the clean scents of @wildfarmsoap!

​#comeandgetit #getclean #shoplocal #makersloft #iowacity

12/04/2019

#NYMCF is one of {made} community's favorite days of the year. Come check out their new jewelry designs. #merrymakers #shoplocal

12/04/2019

Whoa Nelli has you covered with natural cleaning products good for your own home and our shared home. #makeforgood #NYMCF

12/04/2019

Merriness and macramé #NYMCF is the place to be. @Jacksonbluehandmade has the handmade jewelry for you. #makersgonnamake #thissaturday

12/03/2019

Hipster bags, wallets, clutches, wristlets and more, @twoleosdesign are bringing their modern and beautiful bags to #NYMCF! #abagforeverything #makersgonnamake

12/02/2019

@shumpeiyamaki on the wheel! come check out his designs in person @notyourmotherscraftfair

12/02/2019

These folks grow good food for good. #NYMCF is happy to partner with Grow Johnson County this year. All drink sales will benefit their good work. #cheers #seeyousoon

12/01/2019

have you met Kory from @springrundesigncompany? he's got great gear for the dudes on your list!

​#shoplocal #nymcf #makersgonnamake #comeandgetit

11/30/2019

#shopsmall everyday at one of our absolute favorite shops @revivaliowacity! + come check out their tribute to Iowa City swag at this year's @notyourmotherscraftfair

​ #shoplocal #smallbusiness #oneofakind #supportlocal #smallbusinesssaturday #giftideas

11/29/2019

Psyched to have @goosetowncafe as one of our partners in non-profit crime. ​ Northside represent! Proceeds from the craft fair drink specials go to @growjohnsoncounty


​#givereceiverepeat #nymcf #shoplocal #eatlocal #independent #eatery #iowacity #thinkiowacity #northside #locallove

11/29/2019

dive into local handmade love at @notyourmotherscraftfair 2019! at MERGE in downtown Iowa City!

​#thinkiowa #downtowniowacity #madeiniowa #shoplocal #handmadeholiday

11/28/2019

Collect all your favorite holiday chirpers! @mogofarm

​#deckthehalls #handmadeholiday #shopsmall #treebling #nymcf

11/28/2019

celebrate our city with Iowa City swag by @revivaliowacity
​pro tip! their booth (+ shop) always has the best in vintage.

​#downtowniowacity #supportlocal #smallbusiness #iowacity #nymcf

11/27/2019

@mooncatprinting will showcase her original floral + Iowa ecology designs. she's got something awesome for everyone on your list!
​(even if that's you.)

​#makersgonnamake #handmadeholiday # #handmade #womeninbusiness #homedecor #creativepreneur #greenbeauty #nymcf

11/27/2019

are you ready? countdown to craft. 10 days!!

​#downtowniowacity #shoplocal #handmade #holiday #giveback #givelocal

11/27/2019

She does have a way with ingredients. Come find out for yourself. Joanna's will be at #NYMCF! #cocktails #cheers

11/26/2019

crowd favorite warning. Morgan's handmade holiday ornaments delight each year. come + see this year's designs. collect them all!

#handcrafted #handmade #makersgonnamake #maker #ecofriendly #handmadewithlove

11/25/2019

We are so glad to have Cielo's brand of cozy comfort back this year. Come check out these neck wraps and eye pillows for you and those you love. #shoplocal #handmade #NYMCF

11/25/2019

fan favorite! front + center at the @notyourmotherscraftfair @shumpeiyamaki

​#nymcf #shopsmall #shoplocal #smallbusiness #givelocal #givehandmade

11/24/2019

candles + clearing kits + moon balm by @waxandwaneapothecary come + get 'em at @notyourmotherscraftfair

​#breathe #makersgonnamake #reset #fullmoonritual #smallbusiness #shoplocal

Address


MERGE 136 S. Dubuque St
Iowa City, IA
52245
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