Shopping Trip, Winter Markets

  More New Stock and Upcoming Winter Market Schedule I am going back to Madagascar! I returned to the Great Red Island mid-October until the beginning of November for a 3-week stock-shopping and photo/video/story gathering trip. It was my hope to return with as many new pieces as i could cram into my luggage, to…

Summer Markets July/August/September

  Distaff&Spindle will be set up at the following Market venues for Summer 2018: July 27 – Alleyways Market on Elgin Ave. in The Winnipeg Exchange District. This is a marvelous alleyway venue filled with creative makers and merchants curated by LuckyGirl Popup 4:00-10:00pm August 11 – Landmark Friendship Festival at the Park in Landmark,…

Summer Sales

It’s summer in the City! Distaff&Spindle will be set up with baskets, tableware, tin-can bikes, hanging star ornaments, and drift-seed jewelry at these events: Winnipeg Night Market May 25+26 at the Forks Festival Field and Stage 5:00-11:00pm. I hear there will be DJ and dancing, food trucks, and many other vendors. ๐Ÿ™‚ This is our…

December 2017 Basket Stock Sample

We’re gearing up for the first ‘official’ Christmas sale of the 2017 season in Landmark, Manitoba. See the ad at the bottom of this post for those details. We’ve got hundreds of baskets this time around, which means no limits on number of baskets you can purchase at a time, unlike previous sales where the…

Upcoming Sale: December 9, 2017

400+ Baskets are snuggled up safely in our new house in Winnipeg. We are so thankful that they arrived in the container, along with our personal effects from Madagascar, a few weeks ago! No mold or damage to the baskets that we’ve seen so far. Praise! We are scheduled to be at the Landmark Country…

Christmas Sale

I’m setting up shop one more time before departureย in Lorette at their Christmas Craft Marketย which takes place: Saturday, December 5th starting at 10am until about 3 (i wont be there until three, i’m pretty sure, so come before then!) at theย College Lorette Collegiate. Mostly I’m thrilled to get increased exposure for Distaff (and, more especially,…

Sale Event 2015

Jewelry Table Distaff & Spindle hosted its 3rd bi-annual sale this last weekend. This year we hosted in a bigger venue with a larger audience and presentation. It was a lovely evening thanks mostly to all the help i received from a woman exceptionally skilled at staging stock and putting on a classy event! Basket…

Save the Date! October 3, 6-9pm

This year’s sale is happening on October 3rd at the Heartland Community Church in Landmark, Manitoba Doors open at 6:00pm for refreshments and a short presentation of products and what the money is used for in Madagascar. 7:00(ish) to 9:00 the sale floor is open for purchasing. Please tell your friends. I do expectย it will…

2015 Sale Date

Mark your calendars, the 2015 Sale date has been set for October 3 in the evening.(not morning as it has previously been done). It will be held in the Heartland Community Church building in Landmark, Manitoba. It’s still early planning, but we hope to have a classy event prepared with refreshments and a short chat…