Prepare yourself for a shopping extravaganza and find yourself a treasure at this year's Brisbane Finders Keepers Markets. Independent local designers are coming together for a weekend celebration of creative design, and are inviting you to join in the fun. There really is no better shopping experience than spending a day wandering around markets uncovering uniquely crafted creations straight from the designers themselves. This year's Finders Keepers Market promises you an adventure from start to finish.
Have a fun shopping adventure at the Brisbane Finders Keepers Markets.
Everyone is welcome to come and discover Brisbane's amazingly talented artisans. Both new and seasoned designers will be showcasing their wares for the public in a relaxed yet vibrant setting. The Old Museum at Bowen Hills will be opening its doors to house approximately 75 stalls filled with innovative and inspiring designs. On Saturday the 6th and Sunday the 7th of July you will have the opportunity to wander this collection of pop-up boutiques at your leisure.
Take your time wandering the stalls and admiring the designs.
These markets will be a brilliant way to discover Brisbane's growing talent in the fields of fashion and design. It is really wonderful to see the increasing number of local independent artists and designers. Therefore, show your support by taking this opportunity to explore the creative wares produced by these emerging artistic entrepreneurs. You will not only be supporting our local design industry, you will also have an amazing time as there are lots of surprises in store.
These beautiful designs are sure to catch your eye.
Fashion, jewellery, home wares, stationery and children's toys will all be featured at these markets. A few designers you can expect to see at this event include: Marvellous Stationery, Raw Ceramics, R& Collective and Red Tree Designs. These diverse and equally talented designers all produce unique hand crafted goods that are sure to impress and inspire you. Check out their websites for a taste of what to expect. However, this is just the start of your shopping journey.
There will be innovative and creative wearable designs.
Recycled materials make for fabulous new fashion accessories.
This is a shopping celebration with live entertainment. You can expect to wander the market while listening to some home grown talent. A carefully selected collection of independent Australian musicians will keep you on your toes. Just the kind of motivation you need to keep shopping all weekend. The current line-up of artists includes:
Bud Rokesky Pat Tierney Hailey Calvert
O' Little Sister Mama Juju Sue Ray
Lita and The Bird
And if you do happen to need a break from all the shopping, you will be able to sip on a drink or grab something to eat at the garden bar or selection of food stalls. A gold coin donation of $2 upon entry is all you need to join in the fun. However, make sure you bring a little extra for any treasures that you find. It will be a weekend to remember; prepare yourself for a whirlwind of shopping, music, food, drink and adventure.