SOURCE: DC Brau’s 3rd Annual Made In DC Market Place
Its time for our THIRD ANNUAL DC BRAU – MADE IN DC HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE!
Local isn’t just about an address; it’s about being part of a community. Once again this year, DC Brau is teaming up with Think Local First DC (http://thinklocalfirstdc.com/) to celebrate the creative entrepreneurial spirit of the Washington, DC
community with their annual Made in DC Holiday Marketplace.
Come shop LOCAL with even more fantastic artists than ever before! Enjoy beer in the tasting room, food trucks and live music,and get a jumpstart on your holiday shopping direct from the craftspeople who make a few of our favorite locally-made things!
Help us get the word out by inviting friends, re-posting & re-tweeting using hashtags: #MadeInDC and #BrauMarket. Follow these hashtags for updates on social media.
Each day we will feature one artist on our invite, highlighting their featured craft and giving you a taste of what you can look forward to at this years Made in DC Marketplace.
Check back daily to see who will be at the Marketplace:
Crunkcakes DC’s Original Booze Infused Cupcake
Crushing Apparel – Apparel for men, women, and kids!
DeNada is a contemporary knitwear and knit accessories line for women and men. Based in Washington, DC, handmade in Peru, SA www.denadadesign.com
@denadadesign for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Junius Cold Brew Coffee Company
Junius Cold Brew Coffee Concentrate is handcrafted in Washington DC in small batches of 40 bottles. 24 hours of brewing produces a smooth, flavorful coffee with 70% less acidity than a hot brew. Because of the lower acidity you are able to taste more of the flavors of the roast of each of our cold brews. More info at: www.JuniusCoffee.com follow us on instagram and twitter @JuniusCoffee
www.jonwye.com For many years Jon Wye developed a process for embedding images into leather, which he turned into a line of graphic belts that have become recognized around the world. Now, the line keeps growing, adding wallets, t-shirts, guitar straps, dog collars, and so much more to come. Everything is manufactured/designed/sold from our workshop in Washington, DC, USA.
Follow him on Instagram & Twitter Jon Wye
If and When Workshop
Happy Handmade Goods for the Here and Now. http://www.ifandwhenworkshop.com/ Follow them on Twitter @ifandwhenworkshop and shop them at the #BrauMarket
www.kellytowles.com Kelly Towles is one of Washington, DC’s emerging artists. Towles has had numerous shows, including a critically-acclaimed show at DC’s David Adamson Gallery,as well as shows at the Pool Trade Shows LOOP space in 2008 and 2009 in Los Angeles. He has had large installations in the famed Manifest Hope, Manifest Equality, Re:form School and Submerge.He has created murals for the U st music hall, Toki Underground, and here at DC Brau and Graffiato.
Follow him on Instagram & Twitter @kellytowles
Handmade Pottery, inspired by simplicity, well designed functional form, and a little bit of Persian spice. Find them at the https://squareup.com/market/k-u-z-e-h & Follow @kuzehpottery
Leafyhead Lotions & Potions
Field to Face! Lotions and salves hand-made with home-grown healing herbs. Created in small batches with love by herbalist Tricia McCauley. Find them at http://www.leafyhead.com/ & Follow on Social Media @leafyheadllc
Herbal products, hand-made in DC. Beard oil, mustache wax, powder, and more. Follow on Twitter& Instagram @districtdevil or www.districtdevil.com
Real Jerk Sauce
Real Jerk Sauce is inspired by Afro-Caribbean flavors, is locally made & delicious. Shop early at http://www.realsaucecompany.com/ & follow on Social Media @realsaucecompany
Marcella Kriebel Art + Illustration
Featuring the art projects and food adventures of Marcella Kriebel. Check out more by visiting marcellakriebel.com. Find out the latest on the blog marcellakriebel.com/category/blog Follow on Social Media @marcellakriebel
Langdon Wood: Barrel Aged Maple Syrup
Would you like maple syrup aged in a whiskey barrel? We do. We think you will too!
Preshop at http://langdonwood.etsy.com/ Follow on Social Media @LWSyrup
Creative, inspired, individuals who do letterpress printing services for basically anything you can dream up! Shop early at http://www.typecaseindustries.com/. Follow on Social Media @typecaseind
Stitch & Rivet
A little handmade shop, using salvaged leather & low VOC adhesives in the production bags and accessories. Shop early at www.shopstitchandrivet.com & follow @KatieisCrafty
This unique company crafts beautiful jewelry out of spent shell casings. Everything from necklaces, earrings, rings & cuff links, these beautiful trinkets experience a second “explosion” of dazzling jewels, crystals & more. Shop early at https://www.etsy.com/shop/TwoDoxies- Follow on Social Media @Two_Doxies
Handmade body & Home Fragrances, small batch produced using locally grown raw materials like bees wax, soybean wax & botanical fragrance. Shop early http://purepalettescents.com/ & follow on Social Media @purepalette
Bicycle Trash collects rims, gear cassettes, inner tubes, spokes, and whatever else can be carried. Then turns those grimy bits into visually pleasing treasures, that are also durable and meant for daily use. Shop early http://www.bicycletrash.com/ and follow on Social Media at @dctopaz
Spoil Me Rotten Dog Biscuit Co.
They take an artisan and healthy approach to dog biscuits, with gourmet recipes, handcrafted with all-natural & organic human-grade ingredients, enriched with omega-3’s and are free of common allergens like wheat, soy, and corn. Shop early at http://smrdogbiscuits.com/ Follow on Social Media @SMRdogbiscuits
Red Apron Butcher
Redefining the American butcher shop with a healthy dose of subversive attitude, fearless innovation and the best meats and meat products from Chef Nate Anda. They will be selling stocking stuffers like mini salami and beef jerky, pimento cheese & more! Shop early http://redapronbutchery.com/ & follow on Social Media @redapronbutcher
The Big Cheese
Grilled cheese used to be your favorite sandwich. What happened? You grew up. Isn’t it about time your sandwich did too…All Natural ingredients from local producers. Follow on Social Media @bigcheesetruck
Dangerous Pies DC
Dangerously Delicious, these amazing creations will have you soaring PIE HIGH with savory, sweet or give you a little Quiche if that’s what you’re into. Check out their H Street or Chinatown location for dining in. Stalk the Pie Truck @dangerouspiesdc or pre-order for Turkey Day at http://www.dangerouspiesdc.com/
Outcalls is a band from Baltimore MD with a contemporary and fresh sound. Get a sneak peek here: http://outcalls.bandcamp.com/
You’ve never had chocolate like this. In addition to making some of the world’s finest chocolate, right here in DC, Harper Macaw has a focus on restoring & protecting the rainforest from which they source their delicious cacao. They also make pretty fine neighbors & have a fantastic state-of-the-art factory, right next door to DC Brau. Shop early https://harpermacaw.com/ & follow @HarperMacaw
Unicorns, In the Flesh
You may recognize them as Russ and Alexia of The Torches! Find out more about them here http://www.thetorches.net/