Getting crafty for the holidays!

November 30, 2010 - Filed under Events

Hey Vancouver Peeps… are you looking for a way to bring some handmade goodness to your holidays? Well you’re in luck… here are two events happening in town that are sure to get you inspired, whether you’re making your own gifts or simply prefer to purchase handmade this season.

First up is the Holiday Craft Drop-in at Plush on Main St…

Plush on Main St. is opening it’s studios and hosting a Holiday Craft Drop-In. Join them for an afternoon of holiday crafting on either Saturday Dec. 4th or Saturday Dec. 11th. Simply bring your crafting supplies, and they’ll provide sewing, cutting, painting, and glue gun stations, as well as access to a big heap of fabric remnants from Plush’s studio.

What: Event: Holiday Craft Drop In
Where: Plush – 4296 Main Street, Vancouver
When: Noon to 4:00 p.m. on both Saturday, December 4th and 11th, 2010

*No registration required, just drop in

Up next is the annual Got Craft? Holiday Show…

Vancouver’s largest indie craft fair is back, just in time for the holidays. This year featuring over 55 local handmade vendors! Shoppers can expect to find the crème de la crème of indie goods: handbags, ceramics, letterpress stationary, jewelry, silk-screened t-shirts, kid friendly items, body products and more! Swing by the Spool of Thread booth to create DIY projects or be one of the first 45 through the door for a coveted swag bag.

What: Got Craft? Holiday Show
Where: Royal Canadian Legion, 2205 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
When: Sunday, December 5th, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $3.00 (kids free)

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Posted by: kelly