Thursday, December 31, 2009

New Flint Handmade Swag for the New Year!

Flint Handmade is ringing in the New Year with NEW merchandise featuring our NEW logo!

Join us at craftLAB on Sunday, January 3, 2010 from noon to 3pm at The Lunch Studio for our official Flint Handmade Swag Launch Party!

Totes are $10 and notebooks are $5. Visit for more information about our new swag!

Flint Handmade merch will be available at all Flint Handmade events and at The Lunch Studio. We will also be taking advance orders for FH tshirts. See us at an event for more details!

Much love to local art student Yasmin Ladha for designing our awesome "knuckles" logo! Check out Yaz's bio at under featured artists.

We hope to see YOU on January 3rd!

Saturday, December 26, 2009

Crafty Holiday Gifts!

Happy Holidays to all of the friends of Flint Handmade!  We hope everyone is enjoying this festive season.  :)

We want to know what kinds of crafty gives you gave and/or received this year!  Email your pics to us at

To get us started, check out this pic of April (aka Dazey Destroyah) and her brand new sewing machine!

April can't wait to use her cutie pink sewing machine to make more roller derby gear!

Send us your crafty holiday pics and we'll post them here.  : )

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

We ROCKED the Holiday Craft Market!

WOW!!!  WOW!!!  Thank you to EVERYONE who came downtown on Saturday for the third annual Flint Handmade Holiday Craft Market!

We had over 400 people in attendance...our largest crowd yet!  Over $8,000 in sales were transacted in just 6 hours!  Way to support the creative economy and local businesses!!!

We are so proud to be a part of Flint right now and you should be, too!

Check out some pics:

April and her Roller Derby Stockings!

International Pop Sensation Tunde at the FH Raffle Table!

Heidi of Madge & Gert has the BEST candles in Flint!

Morgan of MorganSmorgasbord has awesome lip balm!

Sarah watches over the International Robot table. :)

Leanne and her awesome Dorabean products!

Brooklyn and Jess of From the Hipp!

Sarah Reed Photography :)

Mimi and Ken of Mimi Marta!

We love Jason of Kill Taupe!!!

Ashley of Butter Bean, Inc. Such a cute pic!

Steph feeds baby Olive behind all of the Frankenstitch Production Monstas. :)

Anna and Olivia of Radically Random have great earrings!

Tunde helps Michelle of Aisle 3 decide what to try to win in the raffle!

Kids love handmade!

Flint's First Family supports son Bennett's Jewelry Storm beading!  That's Carrie, Dayne and Emery...wearing a monsta from Frankenstitch Productions on his head!  :)

FYI: We have TONS more pictures from the Holiday Craft Market on our flickr at Check them out!

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Handmade Harvest Brings Crafty Goodness to Black Friday!

Thank you SOOOOO much to everyone who came out for Handmade Harvest on Black Friday!  We had about 100 people in attendance!  Almost $2000 was transacted, so it was a GREAT sneak preview for the Holiday Craft Market on Saturday, December 5!

And now, pictures from Handmade Harvest!

Katie and Becky

Steph's Monstas

April and Her Roller Derby Christmas Stockings

Jackie and Glen Check Out the Raffle

Happy Kids with Bead Ornaments

Check out TONS more pictures from Handmade Harvest at our BRAND NEW flickr!