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Discover passionate local artists, creators and makers

The Handmade Show is a one-day shopping extravaganza held on the 3rd Saturday of the month (except December when it is on the 2nd second Saturday) from 10:30am to 3:30pm at St Anthony's Parish Hall, Glen Huntly

This friendly, community-minded makers market offers a vibrant showcase of handmade wares and entry is FREE.

The upcoming event on Saturday 21 October is also The Handmade Market's 7th Birthday and to mark this special occasion the first 100 market visitors will receive FREE goody bags containing free product samples and special offers from the stallholders!

In the welcoming Parish Hall, market-goers will be invited to meet around 30 passionate local artists, creators and makers and discover a unique range of beautiful jewellery, handknits, delightful children's toys and clothing, scented candles, handcrafted soaps, quirky stationery, handmade homewares and delicious homemade jams, preserves, cookies and cakes.

Preview some of the participating stallholders below (please note subject to change up to and including market day):

  • Annette Holloway

  • Beaut Buttons

  • Boho Bird Jewellery

  • Choi's Hanji Art

  • CJFabricArt

  • Crisp Produce & Preserves

  • Gilded Splinters

  • Handcrafted by Jenny

  • Handpoured by Beck

  • Healthy Cass Creations

  • Hope Gifts Etc

  • Inkymite

  • Jolly Decent Cards

  • Jooce Bath and Body

  • Lisa B Jewellery

  • Little Grippers

  • Love.Eat.Cake. by lisa

  • Maiketti Creations

  • Majaska

  • Market Delights

  • Meg And Co Creations

  • Michele's cards and bags

  • Oggiddy Inc

  • Phyllis Dawson

  • Retro Pop Homewares

  • Sam and Charlie Designs

  • Shirley Phillips Puppets

  • The Jewellery Tree

  • The Odd Fox

  • There for You

  • Tibby Tots

  • Unique Essence Aromatherapy

  • What-nots for Tiny Tots
  • Complementing the bustling stallholders is live music and delicious refreshments from Café Handmade, which raises money for local soup kitchen Tony's Café. Why not stop by and enjoy a hot chocolate or coffee! Plus there will be FREE face-painting for the kids.

    It's sure to be a fun and memorable day for all who attend! Support local artists, creators and makers and mingle with local like-minded community members in a relaxed and social atmosphere.

    Also, don't forget to enter the monthly competition to win vouchers to spend at future markets; enter at the door, and get more entries with purchases over $10 from any stallholder!

    For a sneak peek at the participating stallholders, like the Facebook. If you would like to apply to be stallholder at a future event, visit the official website.

    Remaining market dates for 2017:

    21 October

    18 November

    9 December (2nd Saturday)

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    Where: St Anthony's Parish Hall, 164 Neerim Rd, Glen Huntly, Victoria 3163
    Cost: Free
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