Weekend guide

Weekend Guide: Arts Goggle

Hello!  Are you just loving this Fall weather?  I am!  I feel like we are all waking up after hiding from the heat all Summer.  If you are looking for an awesome event to get out in the fresh air, Etsy Dallas members are pumped about the Arts Goggle in Fort Worth.  October 8th, from 12:00pm to 10:00pm, this free outdoor festival takes place on scenic Magnolia Avenue, and features live local music, food, artists and vendors.  Be sure to say "Hi" to Big T Woodworks, and MushTushy while you are there.  Their booths are always full of smiling faces and good stuff.  Have an awesome weekend, Dallas!


Etsy Dallas Weekend Guide Dec 11th & 12th

Time for another Etsy Dallas weekend guide! Still looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? Check out this weekends handmade shopping events where you will find Etsy Dallas members along with other great local handmade artists.

Two Friends and Junk
Date: Friday Dec 11th – Sat Dec 12th
Time: Friday noon-7pm, Saturday 9am-5pm
Location: Exchange Center Expo, 4148 E 21st St, Tulsa OK 74114
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Lawless Souls 

Admission is $6, kids under 12 are free plus $6000 in door prizes

Dallas Farmers Market Holiday Hall
Date: Saturday Dec 12th
Time: 10am – 5pm
Location: Dallas Farmers Market 1010 S Pearl Expy, Dallas, TX 75201
More Info: http://dallasfarmersmarket.org/
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: 

The Shed is a great one-stop-shop for your fresh produce, artisan foods and Dallas flavored holiday meals and gift shopping! This weekend will kick off the Grand Opening of the new Dallas Farmers Market in the re-done enclosed shed that fronts Harwood Street! Come and meet your local vendors!

Cowtown Indie Bazaar
Date: Saturday Dec 12th
Time: 11am – 5pm
Location: Will Rogers Memorial Complex 3401 W Lancaster, Ft. Worth, TX 76107
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: 
Wayne Works

There will also be lots of Jingle Bash vendors at Cowtown as well like April Hiler Designs, Mush Tushy and Big TWW

Weekend Guide: 13th, 14th, and 15th, 2015

If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend, you're in luck! Because we're running another post in our Weekend Guide series! This weekend, there are quite a few awesome shows to choose from. 

You could head over to the Moms In Action Christmas Market - 

Date: Saturday Nov 14th
Time: 9am-5pm
Location: First Baptist Church Grapevine, 301 E. Texas St, Grapevine, TX 76051
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Paddy Wick Lane

Or the Pigment Art Show -

Date: Friday Nov 13th and Saturday Nov 14th
Time: Fri 5:30-8:30pm, Sat 12-2pm
Location: Pigment School of the Arts, 605 W Lovers Ln Dallas, TX 75209

Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Wayne Works 

Date: Friday Nov 13th
Time: 7:30-10pm
Location: Belo Mansion and Pavillion, 2101 Ross Ave, Dallas TX 75201
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Kathleen Care Jewelry 

Or if you'd like drive a bit, head to Austin for the Junior League of Austin's 2015 Christmas Affair -

Date: Wednesday Nov 18th – Sunday Nov 22nd  
Time: Wed 6pm-7:30pm, Thurs 12pm-9pm, Fri 10am-8pm, Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 11am-4pm
Location: Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Precious Little Tot 


See you this weekend!!

Weekend Guide: November 5th, 6th, and 7th, 2015

Hello, lovers of handmade! And welcome to another installment of our Weekend Guide series!

This weekend, we have two incredible shows to share with you. Seriously - this weekend is going to be AMAZING.

First up, we have the Northwest Bible Church MOPS Merry Market:

Date: Friday, November 6th
Time: 10:30 am to noon
Location: 8505 Douglas Avenue, Dallas, TX 75225
Participating Etsy Dallas Members:

And last, but certainly not least, is the Dallas Flea:

Date: Saturday, November 7th
Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: Trinity Groves, 2900 Bataan Street
Participating Etsy Dallas Members:

Stop by The Flea for a huge assortment of really incredible makers - over 110 of them! 

Have a great weekend!

Weekend Guide: October 30th, 31st, and November 1st, 2015

Happy Halloween weekend, everybody! We're back with another Weekend Guide series post that is sure to keep the fun going before and after the epic sugar crash that is Halloween. If you're in the Richardson area this weekend, be sure to hit the JJ Pearce Pacesetter Holiday Bazaar!

Date: Saturday, October 31st, and Sunday, November 1st
Time: Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm; Sunday, 11 am - 5 pm
Location; JJ Pearce High School, 1600 N Coit Rd, Richardson, TX 75080
Participating Etsy Dallas Members:

The 30th annual JJ Pearce Holiday Bazaar will host over 200 vendors, including some non-Etsy Dallas members that will be at the Jingle Bash like Shadow Box Inspirations, April Hiler Designs, and Lemon Glaze

Have fun this weekend, and stay safe!

Weekend Guide: October 23rd, 24th, and 25th, 2015

It's Friiiiiiidaaaaaaaaayyyyyy! Which means another weekend, and another Weekend Guide post! Don't let the rain spoil your plans - this weekend's show is inside. Talk about perfect timing!
This weekend, make your way a smidge east to Parker, Texas, for the Conception Art Show's Dallas debut. With exhibits in New York City, Philadelphia, Miami, and Europe, the contemporary art show has been featured in the Wall St Journal, Paper Magazine, and ABC News. The show will present the work of emerging to established artists directly to collectors and art enthusiasts, allowing them the opportunity to purchase work directly from the artist at the tipping point of their career.

This weekend's show will feature over 50 national and international artists and designers, including Etsy Dallas' own Wayne Works.

Here are the details:
Conception Art Show
Date: Saturday, October 24th
Time: 7 pm - 11 pm
Location: Southfork Ranch, 3700 Hogge Road, Parker, Texas

We hope to see you there!

Weekend Guide: October 16th, 17th, and 18th, 2015

Hello hello again! What a fantastic week we've been having in Dallas! This fall has been getting better and better. And what is a more fun way to enjoy the season than to post another installment of our Weekend Guide series? In case you're just hearing about this, each week, Etsy Dallas will cover any fun, local happenings featuring Etsy Dallas makers. Last week was our first post back, and we're excited to keep it going!

This weekend, head down to the Bishop Arts District for the Urban Bazaar on Bishop, hosted by Little D Markets.

Date: Saturday, October 17th
Time: 12 pm - 8 pm
Location: Bishop Arts District (near Davis and Bishop in Dallas, 75201)
Participating Etsy Dallas Members:
Paddy Wick Lane
Dowdy Studio
Freckled Chicken
Both Hands Studio
The Letter Lounge

These are just a handful of the large list of local makers! In addition to the incredible shopping, enjoy treats from Steel City Pops, Casa Masa Tamales, Jar Cakery, and Tribal Juice - not to mention all of the incredible restaurants and cafes in the Bishop Arts District.

There will also be live entertainment and activities including:
+ A reading and vinyl nook by Wild Detectives
+ Nail art by Ms. Pattycake
+ Spenser Liszt and His Disciples at 12 pm
+ Ryan Berg at 1:30 pm
+ Garrett Owen at 3 pm
+ Carter Davis at 5 pm

Weekend Guide: October 9th, 10th, and 11th, 2015

Well helloooooooooooooooo, fall! Pumpkin spice is in the air (pretty much anywhere you look, am I right?), the heat has finally broken, and we're finally wearing shirts with sleeves again! Which means, we are MORE than excited to go out and do more things.

With that in mind, we're bringing back our Weekend Guide series. Each week, we'll do a post of fun, local happenings featuring Etsy Dallas makers. So get excited - this fall is going to be a blast!

First up, the Fort Worth Arts Goggle:

Date: Saturday, Oct 10th
Time: 12 pm-10 pm
Location: Near Southside, 1606 Mistletoe Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76104
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Wayne Works

Also happening, and *almost* local: 

Date: Saturday, Oct 10th
Time: 9 am-6 pm
Location: Cox Pavilion at the Oklahoma State Fair Park
More Info: https://www.facebook.com/JunkHippy
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Lawless Souls

We hope to see you there! Have a fun and safe weekend, everybody!

Etsy Dallas

Weekend Guide: May 30 - June 1st

Design District Market

DateThursday, May 30th
Time: 6-10pm
Location: 300 Cole St. Between Dragon and Slocum, Dallas 
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Regal CottageDowdy StudioestieMade

Etsy Pop-Up at West Elm

Date: Saturday, June 1st
Time: 1-6pm
Location: Mockingbird Station, inside West Elm store 
More Info: West Elm blog
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: YLK Photography, Honeycomb Print Shop

KXT's Summer Cut

Date: Saturday, June 1st
Time: 4pm+
More Info: KXT's Summer Cut website
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio

Weekend Guide: May 23 + 24 + 25

Etsy Handmade Gifts and Mini Market

Date: May 23rd
Time: 6-8pm
Location: West Elm at Mockingbird Station, 5307 East Mockingbird Lane, Dallas
More Info: Mockingbird Station website
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: K8made, Two Clay Hands

Pegasus Plaza Market

Date: Friday, May 24th
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Main & Akard, Downtown Dallas 
More Info: http://deepellummarket.com/pegasus-plaza-outdoor-market.html
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio 

Farmers Branch Liberty Fest

Date: Saturday, May 25th
Time: 12-9pm
Location: Farmers Branch Historical Park, 2540 Farmers Branch Lane, Farmers Branch 
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Regal Cottage

Weekend Guide: May 17 + 18 + 19

Fort Worth Music Fest

Date: Friday, May 17th & Saturday, May 18th

Time: Friday 3-11pm Saturday 1-11pm
Location: Panther Island Pavilion, 395 Purcey StreetFort Worth, Texas 76102
More Info: http://www.fwfest.com
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio 

Renegade Craft Fair 

Date: Saturday, May 18th & Sunday, May 19th
Time: 11am-7pm
Location: Palmer Auditorium, Austin, TX
More Info: Renegade Craft website
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Both Hands Studio

Brew Riot

Date: Sunday, May 19th
Time: 4-8pm
Location: Bishop Arts District, 400 block of N. Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX
More Info: http://www.brewriot.com
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio 

Weekend Guide: May 11th and 12th

Homegrown Music & Arts Fest

Date: Saturday, May 11th
Time: Doors open @ 11am
Location: Main Street Gardens, 1900 Main St, Dallas
More Info: http://homegrownfest.com
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio 

Paw Prints at the Dallas Zoo

Date: Saturday, May 11th and Sunday, May 12th
Time: 9am-5pm
Location: Dallas Zoo I-35 and Marsalis
More Info: Dallas Zoo
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Both Hands Studio

Weekend Guide: April 5 + 6 + 7

The DIME Store Grand Opening

Date: Friday, April 5th and Saturday, April 6th
Time: Friday: 6-9pm, Saturday: 10am-6pm
Location: 510 Locust St., Denton
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Fuzzy Muffins, Christie Cone Ceramics

Urban Street Bazaar

Date: Saturday, April 6th and Sunday, April 7th
Time: Sat 11-8pm, Sun 11-4pm
Location: Bishop Arts District, Dallas
More Info: http://makeitindiegenius.com/vendors/
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio

Weekend Guide: March 14 + 15 + 16 + 17

Custom Green Dowdy Tee Week

Date: March 13th-March 15th
Time: Wednesday 12-6pm, Thursday 12-8pm and Friday 12-3pm
Location: Dowdy Studios, 10025 Garland Rd #G, Dallas,TX
More Info: http://dowdystudio.blogspot.com/2011/03/wheres-that-wagon.html
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio

Dallas Arts District Spring Break Block Party

Date: Friday, March 15th
Time: 6pm - Midnight
Location: Flora and Harwood Streets, Dallas, TX
More Info: http://www.thedallasartsdistrict.org/events/spring-break-block-party-2
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Dowdy Studio

Four Corners Brewing Brewery Tour

Date: Saturday, March 16th
Time: 12:30 - 3pm
423 Singleton Boulevard, Dallas, TX
More Info: http://www.fcbrewing.com/
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: 
Dowdy Studio

Weekend Guide: December 15 + 16

Making the Holidays

Date: Saturday, Dec. 15th
Time: 2-3pm
Location: Bookmarks Library inside NorthPark Center, Dallas
More Info: Bookmarks blog

 Dowdy Studio & Napkin Art Studio Party 

Date: Saturday, Dec 15th
Time: 4-9pm
Location: 10025 Garland Rd, Dallas
More Info: Dowdy Studio blog
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio, Napkin Art Studio

And...be sure to enter our giveaway, the Jammie Bash!

Weekend Guide: December 7 + 8 + 9

Pegasus Plaza Market

Date: Friday, Dec. 7th
Time: 11am - 3pm
Location: Main & Akard in Downtown Dallas, TX
More Info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Pegasus-Plaza-Outdoor-Market/218742588189295?fref=ts
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio

Happy Holidays Gift Market

Date: Friday, Dec. 7th and Saturday, Dec. 8th
Time: Friday, Noon-7pm and Saturday, 10am-4pm
Location: Maverick Activities Center, 500 W. Nedderman, Dr., Arlington
Etsy Dallas Member Participating: DCimaginations

White Rock Local Holiday Market

Date: Saturday, Dec. 8th
Time: 9am - 3pm
Location: 702 N Buckner Blvd, Dallas, TX 75218
More Info: http://www.whiterocklocalmarket.com
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio, ReGEARED

Jingle Bells Bazaar on Bishop

Date: Saturday, Dec. 8th
Time: 11am-8pm
Location: Bishop Arts District, N. Bishop Ave. and W. Davis St.,  Dallas
More Info: http://makeitindiegenius.com/urban-street-bazaar/
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: K8Made, Regal Cottage

Hometown Glory

Date: Saturday, Dec. 8th
Time: 9pm
Location: 2720 Elm Street, Dallas, TX.
More Info: http://centraltrack.com/Culture/2792/Hometown-Glory/Celebrate-Local-Fashion-Art-and-Music-at-Central-Tracks-Next-Awesome-Party
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio

Weekend Guide: December 1st and 2nd

The Dallas Flea

Date: Saturday, December 1st
Time: 9am-4pm
Location: Southside on Lamar, 1409 South Lamar Street, Dallas
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Regal Cottage, Dowdy Studio

Jesuit Christmas Bazaar

Date: Saturday, December 1st
Time: 9am-5pm
Location: Jesuit College Prep, 12345 Inwood Rd, Dallas 
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: Christie Cone Ceramics

Brewed Etsy Show

Date: Saturday, December 1st
Time: 10am-5pm
Location: Brewed, 801 W. Magnolia Ave, Fort Worth
More Info: http://brewedfw.com/2012/11/etsy-craft-fair/
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: ReGEARED

LD Bell High School Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, December 1st
Time: 9am-5pm
Location: 1601 Brown Trail , Hurst
More Info: Admission : canned goods 
Participating Etsy Dallas Member: maggie may i 

Dowdy Studio @ Good 2 Go Taco
Date: Sunday, December 2nd
Time: 9am - 2pm
Location: 1146 Peavy Rd, Dallas
More Info: http://dowdystudio.blogspot.com/2011/03/wheres-that-wagon.html
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio

Weekend Guide: November 17 + 18

Backyard Boutique
Date: Nov. 17th
Time: 1-5pm
Location: 9908 Gooding Drive, Dallas
Etsy Dallas Members Participating: 75 Apparel, Christie Cone Ceramics, and K8made

City Lights
Date: Nov. 17th
Time: 6-10pm
Location: Main Street, Dallas
More Info: http://www.downtowndallas.org/Dallas_City_Lights_2012/
Etsy Dallas Members Participating: Regal Cottage, Dowdy Studio

Cliff Fest 
Date: Sunday, Nov. 18th 
Time: Noon - 6pm 
Location: Bishop Arts District on 400 block of N. Bishop Ave, Dallas 
More Info: http://www.gooakcliff.org 
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio

Weekend Guide: November 2 + 3 + 4

The Girlie Show 

Date: Friday, November 2nd and Saturday, November 3rd 
Time: Friday 6-11pm, Saturday 12-5pm 
Location: Oklahoma City Public Farmer’s Market, 311 S. Klein – Oklahoma City, OK
More Info: http://thegirlieshow.net 
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Dowdy Studio 

Etsy Denton Handmade Harvest

Date: Saturday, November 3rd 
Time: 10am-4pm 
Location: Greater Denton Arts Council/Center for Visual Arts on Hickory Street, Denton 
More Info: http://www.facebook.com/events/232999746822015/ 
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Regal Cottage, ReGEARED, Christie Cone Ceramics

The Southlake Carroll Craft Fair 

Date: Saturday, November 3rd and Sunday, November 4th 
Time: Saturday 9-5pm,Sunday 11-5pm 
Location: Carroll Senior High School 1501 West Southlake Boulevard, Southlake 
More Info: http://www.sccraftfair.webs.com/  
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: Silla Soup 

Plano West Snowflake Holiday Bazaar 

Date: Saturday, November 3rd and Sunday, November 4th 
Time: Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday Noon-5pm 
Location: Plano West Senior High, 5601 W. Parker Road, Plano 
More Info: http://planowestband.org/styled-4/styled-11/ 
Participating Etsy Dallas Members: The Pig and the Peacock