Back-to-School Market 2023 Application

Who's ready to shuffle those kids back-to-school?

If you haven’t yet - please read our Vendor Agreement
to get up to speed on all the information applicable to participating.

Market applications are only open for 9th & 9th and Fashion Place.


*All vendors will participate in both weeks of the market*


What are we looking for in our Back-to-School Gift Market vendors?

We want this to be the ultimate destination for parents getting their kids ready for school. Please apply if you make stationery, candles, college decor, bags or packs, or giftable items for all school ages. Masculine gifts are often forgotten in the handmade world so if you have them, apply! Gifts in the $10-$30 range sell the best at this market!

Spreading love and handmade joy for all.

Market Details


  • June 5-30: Applications open for Valentine 2023 Makers Market
  • July 1-3: Approximate acceptance emails sent (check your junk mail. It may be in there)
  • July 3: Approximate date booth fee invoices sent
  • July 15: Booth payment due
  • July 15: Drop out date for full refund
  • July 28-Aug 13: Back-to-School Gift Market


*All vendors will participate in both weeks of the
market. Prices below reflect the weekly price.*

9th & 9th

  • 2’x4’ booth ($80/week) $60/week
  • 3’x6’ booth ($100/week) $80/week
  • 3’x8’ booth ($130/week) $110/week

Fashion Place

  • 2’x4’ aisle booth ($80/week) $60/week
  • 3’x6’ aisle booth ($100/week) $80/week
  • 2’ wall space ($80/week) $60/week
  • 4' wall space ($100/week) $80/week


  • We want creative people to create. Our mission is to help inspired professionals give life to their ideas by establishing and growing successful businesses and products. To foster this creative economy, we strive to include in our market a majority of items that are original, handmade, unique, vintage, repurposed, designed or produced locally. Curated small shops will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • By applying you are agreeing to our terms and conditions, and you commit to only sell products and offerings that fall under one or more of these criteria.
  • Anything not in compliance with these efforts, delightful as it may be, will not be accepted to the show or will be pulled from the market.
  • If we have questions regarding the nature of your products, we will email you to clarify before disqualifying you from the market. Our market is juried to ensure our vendors are the cream of the crop. We sure hope that’s you!

Create a connection with our customers to your handcrafted products.


  • (9th): Thursday, July 27 11:00am-6:00pm during business hours
  • Setup (FP): Thursday, July 27th 6:00pm-9:00pm


  • (9th): Monday, August 14th 11:00am-6:00pm during business hours
  • (FP): Sunday August 13th 8:00pm-9:00pm

Email (9th&9th) or Rachael if you have any conflicts. Times are approximate and subject to change, an email with updates will be sent the week of the market.

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Our collective showcases products that are small shop, handmade, one-of-a-kind, local, ethical & sustainable, vintage or repurposed, and as always–great design.

Our philosophy

We are devoted to offering an inclusive retail space for vendors to sell their products all year while giving as much back to them as we can. We work hard to make your products shine so that you can sustain your passions. We grow, you grow, we all grow!