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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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.

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.

DIY Items

The Circle Craft Christmas Market begins tomorrow and runs through Sunday at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. You’ll find tons of beautifully crafted handmade items. And if you’re a DIYer, you’ll also find some fun DIY items too!

Kiriki Press (Booth BA16)
Kiriki Press is an indie design company producing DIY embroidery kits. The handcrafted embroidery kits pair classic stitches with contemporary illustration. All Kiriki patterns are screen printed with vibrant, water-based inks right onto the fabric so no tracing or transferring is ever required! The finely detailed patterns come in a range of skill levels, allowing even first-time embroiderers to create beautiful, heirloom-quality dolls and other designs.

The Old Island Stamp Company (Booth 323)
The Old Island Stamp Company makes original handcrafted rubber art stamps. The primary source of their original images are a select number of local artists and designers. They also use illustrations and engravings from rare books and antique typeset engravings. You can use their stamps to create your own greeting cards and other art projects!

Make Cheese (Booth 352)
Make your own cheese with easy-to-use DIY kits from Make Cheese. They have the home cheese-making supplies and equipment you’ll need to get started making your own cheese. Whether your favourite is Mozzarella, Swiss, or Gouda, it is possible with Make Cheese.

You’ll find these DIY items and more at the Circle Craft Christmas Market!

Circle Craft Christmas Market
November 8-12, 2017 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at circlecraftmarket.net for the latest Circle Craft Christmas Market information. Tickets are now 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.

Gifts for Men

The Circle Craft Christmas Market has something for everyone, including the men on your list!

Kerf Accessories (Booth BA12)
Kerf Accessories creates wearable wooden accessories and home decor pieces. All products are handmade and locally designed.

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Avalanche Artisans (Booth 225)
Avalanche Artisans is a family-based business dedicated to creating heirloom quality razors, brushes, knives, and pens.

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Alia Nicola (Booth 110)
Alia Nicola uses high quality suiting cloths and woollens to create a wonderful assortment of ties, scarves, pocket squares, and handkerchiefs.

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Mistura Timepieces (Booth 408)
Mistura specializes in natural wooden watches that are handcrafted with South American sustainable wood and 100% genuine leather.

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Join us at the Vancouver Convention Centre West from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm today for the final day of the Circle Craft Christmas Market.

43rd Annual Circle Craft Christmas Market
November 9-13, 2016 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

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

Pamper Your Pet

The Circle Craft Christmas Market returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre West tomorrow through Sunday. With over 300 exhibitors, you’ll find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list. Including your pets!

Party Animal Pet Gear (Booth 528)
Party Animal Pet Gear creates practical and party items for discerning customers and their pet friends. These items include reversible dog coats and pet accessories.
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Handsome Mountain (Booth 511)
Handsome Mountain is a pet supplies company that creates distinctive, handcrafted products all locally made and produced in Canada. With five different collections, Handsome Mountain products include pet beds, bowls, leashes, bandanas, and more.
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4 Paws Pure (Booth 548)
4 Paws Pure makes pet treats that are made with premium, high-quality, human-grade meats and vegetables. They never contain grains, additives, preservatives, chemicals, or fillers. In addition to treats, they also offer remedies, supplements, and toys.
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Discover these exhibitors and more when the Circle Craft Christmas Market opens at 10:00 am tomorrow morning.

42nd Annual Circle Craft Christmas Market
November 11-15, 2015 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at circlecraftmarket.net for the latest Circle Craft Christmas Market information. Tickets are now available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount before November 11 as well as a 2-for-1 special for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings after 5 pm.

Eco-Friendly Finds

The Circle Craft Christmas Market returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre West this week! Beginning Wednesday, November 11, and running through to Sunday, November 15, the 42nd annual Market will feature over 300 artisans. Let us introduce you to a few that create eco-friendly items that will help you reduce your carbon footprint!

Abeego (Booth 614)
Abeego is the original all natural beeswax food wrap that keeps food fresh longer. Reusable Abeego products are an affordable and earth-friendly replacement for disposable plastic wraps and bags. Their unique design extends the life of fresh food, preserves natural flavours, and creates less food waste.
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ULAT (Booth 643)
ULAT Dryer Balls are the perfect environmental solution to drying your clothes faster. They also reduce static and wrinkles and will naturally scent your clothes when a drop of a pure essential oil is added to each ball, so there’s no more need for dryer sheets! ULAT Dryer Balls decrease energy costs, are completely hypoallergenic, and they support local resources.
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Mes Aimee Designs (Booth 120)
Mes Aimee straws are made of Borosilicate glass, the same glass used to make pyrex dishes. These straws are natural, strong, free of toxins, and can be used 100s of times. They are also good for hot or cold beverages and are dishwasher and microwave safe. In addition, using glass straws helps keep thousands of plastic straws from our landfills.
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See these exhibitors and more at the Vancouver Convention Centre West during the Circle Craft Christmas Market!

42nd Annual Circle Craft Christmas Market
November 11-15, 2015 | Vancouver Convention Centre West
Wednesday-Friday 10am to 9pm | Saturday 10am to 7pm | Sunday 10am to 5pm

Check in at circlecraftmarket.net for the latest Circle Craft Christmas Market information. Tickets are now available for purchase online, where you’ll find a $2 discount before November 11 as well as a 2-for-1 special for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings after 5 pm.