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Wintermarket at Hotel Monaco

Support small businesses and shop for holiday gifts at Hotel Monaco's annual Wintermarket. This market features a variety all locally made good from talented Pittsburgh makers. Attendees will also enjoy a cash bar, snacks from The Commoner, and live entertainment in a winter wonderland designed by LUXE Creative.

Admission is free, goods, food, and drinks are pay-as-you-go. Family friendly!

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11:00 AM11:00

Handmade Arcade

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Held in December, Handmade Arcade’s award-winning annual marketplace provides an unparalleled opportunity for independent crafters, makers, designers and artists to interact with more than 13,000 attendees at a high-profile and highly-anticipated marketplace, while also sharing their products, creative practice and passions. Attendees come from all over Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio and beyond to shop, create and be inspired.

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to Dec 31

Downtown Holiday Market Chalets

Inspired by the original German Christkindlmarkts (or "Christmas Market"), the Peoples Gas Holiday Market brings a cherished European tradition to Pittsburgh with an international flair, a touch of local charm, and a pinch of sugar, spice, and everything nice. From Friday, November 16th - Saturday, December 23rd, drop on by Market Square in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh to see for yourself! As you weave through the Alpine-style wooden chalets, brimming with high quality gifts, you'll experience a one-of-a-kind holiday shopping experience.

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to Dec 31

Lumaze Pittsburgh

Laugh, stroll and play under the twinkle of a million lights as you explore our light gardens and illuminated structures. Let our playgrounds entertain the kids for hours, while you kick back at our licensed bar and enjoy some seasonal beverages, delicious food, and live music. Shop our vendor market, showcasing the best local artisans and boutique businesses, alongside delicious food and drink options.

At Lumaze, there’s something for everyone!

More info, including ticket availability, at the Lumaze Pittsburgh website.

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to Mar 31

MSA Forward 2019: Museum Store Association Conference and Trade Show

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MSA FORWARD brings together non-profit retail professionals, buyers, and vendors from around the world to learn best practices and identify trends that are impacting the non-profit retail industry. This year’s conference theme is Create, Innovate, Educate! We are looking forward to presentations that will captivate attendees, provide innovative thinking for growth, and demonstrate inventive retail solutions to enhance business. In addition, the MSA FORWARD will be a one-of-a-kind experience, where attendees can discover the latest and greatest products all in one location.

Mark your calendars now! We look forward to seeing you in San Diego March 28 – April 1.

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9:00 AM09:00

Rising Women Conference 2019

The Rising Women Conference is a one-day, celebratory event. Our goal is to empower anyone identifying as a woman to dream bigger and achieve the lives and careers they deserve. We’ll bridge together women from various industries, ages and walks of life in order to learn from each other, uplift women and build a stronger community in Pittsburgh and beyond.

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to Dec 23

Downtown Holiday Market Chalets

Inspired by the original German Christkindlmarkts (or "Christmas Market"), the Peoples Gas Holiday Market brings a cherished European tradition to Pittsburgh with an international flair, a touch of local charm, and a pinch of sugar, spice, and everything nice. From Friday, November 16th - Saturday, December 23rd, drop on by Market Square in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh to see for yourself! As you weave through the Alpine-style wooden chalets, brimming with high quality gifts, you'll experience a one-of-a-kind holiday shopping experience. 

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Handmade Arcade

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Pittsburgh’s award-winning independent craft fair returns with its largest event ever on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. Showcasing more than 200 cutting-edge, craft-based artists, designers and makers from all over Pittsburgh, Western Pennsylvania and the United States, Handmade Arcade is the region’s leading “shop-small, buy-local event” of the holiday season.

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to Nov 11

The Center of Harmony’s Christmas Festival

The Christmas Festival is free and open to the public. It takes place on the same weekend as The Harmony Museum’s annual WeihnachtsMark, or German Christmas Market. All events and vendors are free and open to the public at The Center of Harmony. This year we have a wonderful array of artist, crafters, gifts and food. As well as all of the businesses and their Christmas specials.

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to Nov 30

November Featured Artist @ Make + Matter

Make+Matter is a collaborative studio and storefront by three Pittsburgh designers: Flux Bene, Kelly Lane and Otto Finn. We are textile-based designers specializing in ethically-made clothing, accessories and objects for your home. The three of us share a workspace in the back of the shop.

In addition to our individual lines, we host a rotating group of established and emerging local designers along with a curated selection of ethically produced goods from around the country.

Through this new retail model our vision is to share knowledge and resources; make the process of design and production visible; and grow appreciation and support for local design.

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to Dec 12

The Winter Market at Kimpton Hotel Monaco

Kimpton Hotel Monaco announces its first annual Wintermarket! Shop a selection of handmade items like glassware, soft goods, leather goods, jewelry, and more from local makers. The Commoner will be serving up holiday inspired sandwiches and apple cider donuts from 11am-2pm, and wine & cocktails from 4pm-7pm to enjoy while you browse. 

Free to attend, pay-as-you-go for goods and food & drink from The Commoner. LUXE Creative will be transforming the space into a winter wonderland!

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A Made + Found Holiday Pop-Up Shop

Shop 35+ regional vintage and handmade vendors on two floors. Enjoy music, coffee, and cocktails all day, and be sure to sign up for an aura portrait! Book your session here:

Vendors include....

1820 House
Candles inspired by music, design, and agriculture. Handpoured in a centuries-old Ohio farmhouse.

The AURA AURA project serves as a vessel for exploring the #HUMANATMOSPHERE by utilizing analog technology and instant film that is no longer being produced. Through a double-exposure process of capturing your bio-magnetic, vibrational energy, we make the metaphysical visible, resulting in awe-inspiring, one-of-a-kind portraits.

Functional ceramic ware inspired by simple moments of everyday life.

Woman-owned boutique serving up vintage & American-made lingerie & loungewear.

Dead Byrd Vintage
Minimalist vintage with a modern vibe

Farm & Forest
boutique plant shop specializing in houseplants, cut flowers, and home goods.

Friday Cheer Co
Good living goods for home sweet home
IG: @fridaycheerco

Grey Area
Experiential gallery & retail space in Southwest Detroit // Home of AURA AURA

Highway Robbery Vintage
authentic vintage apparel and accessories for men and women from the 1950's to early 1990's

Handcrafted silver jewelry inspired by the history of the American Southwest

Island Fresh Skincare
Small batch skincare handmade by a third generation soap maker

Klorebel Art
Artwork, home goods, and accessories reflecting the architecture and landmarks of Pittsburgh

Artisan bow ties

Kovacs Company
Adventure-ready packs & bags

Kula Vintage
Vintage & re-worked pieces with an eclectic style

Les Butineuses
Small batch jewelry & accessories sourced directly from French artisans

Lovett Sundries
Finely crafted apothecary products to make your everyday routine special again.

Mindcure Records
rare records -- Jazz, Rock, Blues, Soul, Punk, Heavy Metal, Psychedelic, and more.

wearables and objects designed and made in pittsburgh, pennsylvania

Ode - Vintage
One-of-a-kind vintage items from Cleveland

Pop-Up Vintage
Eclectic women's vintage clothing & accessories

The Printer's Cabinet
A curious Pennsylvania shop carrying all things unusual, odd, and old

fashionably functional children’s accessories and thoughtfully designed home products for the design conscious consumer

Pike Leather
Quality leather goods, ethically sourced, minimally designed and made by hand in Pittsburgh.

vintage menswear born in Pittsburgh

Ruhling Woven
a fusion of textile + visual arts featuring one-of-a-kind handwoven accessories, custom apparel, + abstract mixed media works.

Sasha Handmade
textile accessories handcrafted in Pittsburgh

Soft Gold Co.
a made-by-hand line of modern, art-inspired, design-centric jewelry

Stoop Kid Creative
Punny cards and prints

Studebaker Metals
traditional metalsmith workshop handforging unisex, utilitarian goods using classic methods and high quality materials

Tui Pasifika
Modern Design I Pasifika Tradition

The Warped Weaver
Handwoven clothing, handmade jewelry and accessories

Luxury styles for the modern bohemian

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Handmade Arcade 2017 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center

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HANDMADE ARCADE: The Cutting Edge of Craft
EARLY BIRDIE PASSES available for an exclusive shopping preview from 10 to 11 AM
Buy your Early Birdie pass for $15 today online or at Wildcard or The Artsmiths of Pittsburgh!
Handmade Arcade (HA) returns to celebrate its 14th event on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh. 

- 170+ vendors
- 66 First-time vendors
- Hands-on Handmade Activity Area with 17 make-and-take projects (Sponsored by the Artsmiths of Pittsburgh)
- Craft Corridor with 19 emerging vendors (Sponsored by NEXTpittsburgh)
- Largest event to date
- Youth Maker Alley featuring eight scholarship tables awarded to local youth makers
- Live streaming with Work Hard Pittsburgh
- Raffles featuring limited-edition products by HA vendors
- Framer's Market & Activity led by Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council
- Music by DJ Mary Mack, DJ Pandemic and DJ The Garment District
- NEW Handmade Arcade tote bags
- 2 Handmade Arcade greeting cards designs by Hey Beast Studio(available for purchase and in Early Birdie swag bags)
- HA Grapefruit Soap created by Hip Modern Soap Co. (available for purchase and in Early Birdie swag bags)
- Pittsburgh's very own Craft-o-Tron filled with $5 limited-edition items custom-made for HA: 2017
EARLY BIRDIE PASSES for exclusive pre-event shopping from 10 to 11 AM are available for $15 online, at Wildcard in Lawrenceville, and at The Artsmiths of Pittsburgh in the South Hills.
Check out the complete HA:17 VENDOR LIST here:
View the free, all-ages HANDS-ON HANDMADE Activity Area schedule here:
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THANK YOU to our generous 2017 SPONSORS featured here:
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Founded in 2004, HA produces an award-winning, one-of-kind marketplace showcasing 150-plus innovative craft-based artists and designers, who sell, share and promote handmade, locally produced goods.

HA is committed to showcasing local, regional, national and international artists who excel in areas of design, innovation and creativity. Every year, HA recruits both new and returning vendors, and reaches out to potential new and underserved audiences. 
Handmade Arcade is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides craft artists working outside mainstream and fine arts sectors with opportunities to sell products, build community, network and share their artistic practice at an award-winning marketplace. A pioneer in Pittsburgh’s maker movement, Handmade Arcade also develops and implements educational outreach programs that bridge the gap between consumers and creators while increasing awareness about handmade, locally produced craft goods and processes.

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The Peoples' Gas Holiday Market in Market Square

KLoRebel will be represented at the MonMade Chalet Booth in Market Square! We have partnered with Worker Bird and StrawberryLuna to bring you the best local art for your holiday gifts!

Make a visit and see us when you are coming to PPG for ice skating, when you are downtown for delicious food, work breaks & for light up night!!! We'll be there, offering uniquely, hand created gifts for everyone on your list!

Holiday shopping made easy this year... you will find all 3 artists under one "Holiday Chalet" roof THANKS to Monmade and the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership. We can't wait to get the party started!

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Design Fest at Pittsburgh Fashion Week

Join KLoRebel at Pittsburgh Fashion Week's Design Fest at the PPG Place Wintergarden on September 20th fromn 6pm-9pm!
We will be there with all of our beautiful, hand drawn designs digitally printed and available in Prints, Cards, and Home Goods! We hope to see you there! 

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The Design Fest Pop Up Market gives designers, fashion influencers, and entrepreneurs a chance to showcase and sell their wears. Offering see now/buy now opportunities, Pittsburgh creatives will show buyers their best. A cash bar will be open while you shop. Join us at the iconic Wintergarden for this event.

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