Stationery & Paper Goods

Give the gift of creativity this holiday season with an artfully crafted journal, or complete that perfect present by including a handmade greeting card. Here are a few of the stationery items available at this year’s Circle Craft Market!

Ilee Papergoods (Booth A12)
Ilee Papergoods is a letterpress company offering greeting cards, calendars, and other little works of art that combine creativity and craftsmanship. All of their letterpress products are printed by hand, using a 1902 Chandler & Price press, in small quantities to ensure absolute quality.

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Bitter Melon Bindery (Booth BA15)
Bitter Melon Bindery creates eco-friendly, hand-bound books that inspire creative habits. Each one has its own unique design, made by artist Chanel Ly. Her journals, sketchbooks, and watercolour books are crafted using beautifully patterned papers glued on recycled chipboard, carefully sewn together by hand with a sturdy waxed linen thread.

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Craftedvan (Booth C18)
Craftedvan specializes in the creation of cheery smiling magnetic bookmarks and punny greeting cards that help bring back a love for paper, books and stationery. Although small in size, their bookmarks have a large and magnetic personality

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The Circle Craft Market is on until Sunday, November 11 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find discounts for students, seniors, and groups.

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Fashion at the Market

The Circle Craft Market hosts an abundance of artisans producing high quality, stylish clothing. Here are just a few of the many exquisite garment makers you`ll meet at the market.

Banquet Atelier-Workshop (Booth D13)
Banquet Atelier & Workshop is a Vancouver-based studio, creating quality goods with a fine attention to affordability and environmental sustainability. In addition to prints, stationery, and home textiles, they offer screen printed clothing, including uniquely beautiful linen dresses and tunics, and a line of t-shirts.

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Glasnost (Booth F4)
Glasnost rain wares feature minimalist clean lines with a utilitarian sensibility. Handmade from durable, waterproof waxed cotton, these practical vests and coats keep you dry and looking good.

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Sartoria (Booth F23)
Sartoria upcycles cashmere and merino wool into one of a kind, warm yet breathable garments. Choose from a selection of underwear, bralettes, singlets and camisoles that offer the wearer a wonderful way to dress and take care in the cold seasons.

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Elen Danielle (Booth BA3)
Elen Danielle is a textile artist and designer with over fifteen years of experience creating clothing, accessories, and other such soft treasures. In addition to her beautifully detailed and meticulously crafted fabric brooches and handbags, she brings an assortment of hand embroidered lace blouses and tanks to this year`s market.

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Annie 50 (Booth F9)
Annie 50 is a line of women’s clothing inspired by vintage trends, revisited with a touch of modernity. Often close to the body and comfortable, these clothes are designed to suit an active lifestyle, without sacrificing on style. All Annie 50 products are ethically designed and proudly manufactured in Quebec for maximum traceability.

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Daub + Design (Booth G29)
Daub + Design produces unique, functional active apparel for women that can be worn for both yoga and in everyday life. Canadian designed and manufactured, every piece is hand-dyed or printed in their exclusive designs on high quality fabrics for maximum comfort and style.

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The Circle Craft Market is on until Sunday, November 11 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find discounts for students, seniors, and groups, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Music & Games

Looking for something fun? The Circle Craft Market includes many makers offering entertaining games and unique musical instruments!

Heart Song Flutes (Booth D17)
Heart Song Flutes have been created on the shores of Lake Cowichan since 2006. Handcrafted by Rommy Verlaan, each flute is beautiful to look at, has a crisp clear sound, and is a delight to hold.

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Andrew Riddle (Booth D12)
Andrew Riddle crafts distinctive, hand-painted cribbage boards in a variety of fun shapes – animals, vehicles, musical instruments, and more! In addition to being functional, they also double as works of art.

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Heritage Musical Spoons (Booth I8)
These musical spoons, crafted out of the finest Canadian maple, have been handmade in Québec City by Richard Cyr since 1997. Musical spoons add rhythm to folk music, life to a party, fun to festivals, and make a memorable gift or souvenir for any age. Stop by their booth and they’ll be happy to give you a lesson in how to play them!

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Vancouver Playing Cards (Booth C7)
Vancouver’s most famous, beautiful and well loved locations sketched in pen and ink, printed onto high-quality playing cards. These would make a lovely gift for both Vancouver locals, and visitors hoping to take home a special souvenir!

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The Circle Craft Market is on until Sunday, November 11 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find discounts for students, seniors, and groups, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Finds for $30 and Under

While the Circle Craft Christmas Market is known for its curated, high quality wares, that doesn’t mean you have to break the bank to bring home some treasures. Here are just a few items available for $30 or less.

Low Poly Crafts (Booth K10)
Britta and Adrian of Low Poly Crafts offer pre-scored, pre-cut, numbered kits to build beautiful geometric sculptures out of high quality paper. Several of their clever designs are available for $30.

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Abeego Designs (Booth C30)
Abeego is a reuseable beeswax wrap that protects your food from air and moisture, while still allowing it to breathe. A stylish and environmentally friendly alternative to plastic wrap! Packs of assorted sizes are available for $15 to $18.

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Arundel Studios Pottery (Booth E28)
Bronwyn Arundel hand throws all of her pottery on the wheel in medium fire white porcelain into light and simple shapes, and decorates it with drawings of animals and people. These charming plates are only $12, and the small mugs are $28.

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Cosman & Webb Townships (Booth K28)
Established in 1977, the sugar bush of the Cosman & Webb Farm has been producing the finest, most pure, organic maple syrup for nearly half a century. Their single forest maple syrups are available in a variety of sizes, ranging from $6 to $24.

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Gnome Homes (Booth A9)
Monica Senn has been developing her feltistry over many years, and now an imaginative world of fuzzy characters and their houses fly out of her fingertips into folk art. You can take home one of these adorable felted animals for $10 to $18.

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The Circle Craft Market is on until Sunday, November 11 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find discounts for students, seniors, and groups, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Holiday Décor

The Circle Craft Market begins today! A Vancouver tradition for over four decades, the Market traditionally begins the holiday shopping season in the city. The Market is a wonderful place to shop for others, but it’s also the perfect place to pick up some new items to spruce up your holiday décor!

Light + Paper (Booth BA4)
Ali Harrison of Light + Paper creates stunning cut-paper and wood compositions, including lasercut holiday ornaments that are featured in this advent calendar.

First Growth Reclaimed Design (Booth S6)
First Growth Reclaimed Design uses wood salvaged from pre-1940’s homes to create unique home décor, furniture, and art, such as these ornaments.

Steve Griffith Signature Ornaments (Booth I2)
Steve Griffith Signature Ornaments produces unique handmade holiday décor and ornaments. The designs are contemporary with hints of traditional European and classical motifs.

The Circle Craft Market is on until Sunday, November 11 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find discounts for students, seniors, and groups, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Market Finds for Men

The Circle Craft Market begins tomorrow at the Vancouver Convention Centre West and runs through Sunday, November 11. With 300+ exhibitors, the Market features something for everyone in your family, including the men!

Stinson Studios (Booth H11)
Stinson Studios’ oak tumblers are perfect for the whiskey, scotch, and bourbon drinkers in your life! And they come nestled in an oak crate, making them a perfect gift item.

Kerf Accessories (Booth F28)
Kerf Accessories offers a wide variety of wood accessories, including bow ties, tie clips, and money clips. All are handmade and locally designed in Vancouver.

Ole Originals (Booth D27)
Ole Originals’ hand-printed retro-style graphic tees are inspired by travel, culture, wildlife, and the cities and provinces of Canada.

East Van Light (Booth C24)
A lamp from East Van Light would be perfect on a desk or end table. Delivering a warm ambient light, these lamps are handcrafted in small batches.

To find out what other exhibitors are offering items that are great for men, be sure to visit us during the 2018 Circle Craft Market!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount on advance tickets, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Savoury Eats

The Circle Craft Market begins this Wednesday, November 7 and runs through Sunday, November 11. Join us at the Vancouver Convention Centre West where you’ll find over 300 exhibitors, including plenty of food exhibitors offering up tasty samples in our Gourmet Alley! Take a sneak peak at a few of these exhibitors and the wonderful savoury treats they have to offer.

Salt Spring Island Cheese (Booth J16)
Salt Spring Island Cheeses are all handmade, using traditional methods and only natural ingredients. They are known for their chèvres, but they also make several other types of goat cheeses, including feta cheeses, surface ripened cheeses, and even a hard cheese.

Untamed Feast (Booth N37)
From forest to ocean to prairie, Untamed Feast’s team of dedicated wild food experts traverse the cleanest waters and purest soils to bring nature’s most natural foods to your table. They have revived the traditions of wild mushrooms, wild rice, and wild greens.

Goodness of Garlic (Booth K32)
Goodness of Garlic makes it easy for you to use and enjoy garlic every day in the most nutritious, delicious, and delightful ways. With Goodness of Garlic products, you get the flavour and the goodness of garlic, with all the convenience, but without undesirable additives found in many products.

You’ll find these exhibitors, along with many more sweet and savoury food exhibitors at the 2018 Circle Craft Market!

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount on advance tickets, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Gosia Eco Designs

The Circle Craft Market returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre West next week, running from November 7-11. Each week leading up to the Market, we have been featuring exhibiting artists.

Today we’re highlighting Gosia Eco Designs of Toronto, ON, who is new to the Market in 2018.

Margaret Marcy has spent her whole working life amidst fashion companies. After over 30 years in the industry, she decided it was time for a change and created Gosia Eco Designs.

Gosia Eco Designs brings together two of Margaret’s passions: Mother Nature and fashion. Each piece is meticulously crafted by hand, and she uses only 100% natural fabrics and dyes derived from plants and natural metals. Her sustainable and eco-friendly pieces are raw and stunning, echoing the beauty found in Mother Nature.

For more information, visit Gosia Eco Designs’ website.

You’ll find Gosia Eco Designs and hundreds of other exhibitors from across Canada at the Circle Craft Market.

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount on advance tickets, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Michelle Ross Design

The Circle Craft Market returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre West next week, running from November 7-11. Each week leading up to the Market, we have been featuring exhibiting artists.

Today we’re highlighting Michelle Ross Design of Toronto, ON, who is new to the Market in 2018.

Toronto-born designer Michelle Ross fuses atypical design with nostalgic sensibility to create her collection of contemporary jewellery. She uses semi-precious stones and metals juxtaposed with glass, ceramics, and vintage findings to produce each unique piece. Her jewellery is a fine balance of elegance and unpredictability.

For more information, visit Michelle Ross Design’s website.

You’ll find Michelle Ross Design and hundreds of other exhibitors from across Canada at the Circle Craft Market.

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount on advance tickets, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.

Sandra Ramos Ceramics

The Circle Craft Market returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre West next week, running from November 7-11. Each week leading up to the Market, we have been featuring exhibiting artists.

Today we’re highlighting Sandra Ramos Ceramics of Madeira Park, BC, who is new to the Market in 2018.

Sandra Ramos has been working with clay since 1998. Her primary interest is in creating functional and unique work. In the process of creating her pottery, she throws and alters the shapes of her work. She works with the richness of textures and movement of each of her creations.

Sandra’s work is salt/wood-fired in her kiln in Madeira Park, BC. She enjoys this type of firing because of the challenge it presents and the element of surprise it creates.

For more information, visit Sandra Ramos’ website.

You’ll find Sandra Ramos and hundreds of other exhibitors from across Canada at the Circle Craft Market.

Circle Craft Market
November 7-11, 2018 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at www.circlecraft.net for the latest Circle Craft Market information. Tickets are available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount on advance tickets, as well as a 2-for-1 special for evenings after 5pm.