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Northern Regards Artisan Market

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by EricaL (subscribe)
Freelance writer. Editor of: melbourne.kidtown.com.au
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An atmospheric artisan market in the north with beer
On Saturday 22nd June, a new market comes to town. Northern Regards Artist Market at Northcote Social Club, is a market with a very big difference, one that sells only handmade sustainable wares.

Northern Regards Artisan Market Northcote
Northern Regards Market Northcote


So what actually constitutes as a 'sustainable' product? The team behind Northern Regards say:

"Taking an item destined for landfill and reinventing it, for example, taking linens from your mum's cupboard or op shop and creating new handmade clothes with them. Rescuing that old crockery and creating something useful and beautiful.

Creating handmade items with natural product, for example, knitting beanies with Australian grown wool and using soy to make candles.

Using post consumer/recycled products in your creations, for example, using recycled paper to make cards or recycled silver and copper in jewellery construction."


Upcycled
Piece by A Mungzu


Handmade markets can be found all over Melbourne, however, this is the very first one to delve into the growing 'eco' genre.

Upcycled Journals
Upcycled Journals


The market is run in partnership with Thornbury Womens Neighbourhood House and Northcote Social Club to bring a quality, highly curated market featuring sustainable handmade wares to one of Melbourne's thriving high streets.

Coffee Sack Bunting
Coffee Bunting


Northern Regards Artisan Market is focused on attracting artisans that have a strong sustainable, upcycled and recycled feel to their work.

Jean and Ivy
Jean and Ivy


The very first Northern Regards Artisan Market will be on in just under two weeks, do pop down and give your support:

Where: Northcote Social Club, 301 High Street, Northcote
When: Sunday 22nd June from 11am - 4pm.

Plus, as an added bonus, there'll be beer available to buy too.

You can find Northern Regards Artisan Market online here and on facebook.
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Why? Sustainable craft market
When: Saturday 22nd June 11am - 4pm
Where: Northcote Social Club, 301 High Street, Northcote, VIC
Cost: Free entry
Your Comment
Hi...you have Sunday 22nd June..is it Sat 22nd or Sunday 23rd market is on please ?
by hlhow (score: 0|6) 2372 days ago
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