Shop Local At The Mississauga Etsy Made In Canada Show

craftadian etsy team mississauga made in canada

Although I am excited to check out some of the new to me Etsy makers at the Hamilton show, I wish I could make it to the Mississauga Etsy Made In Canada Show too.  Not only is Beyond The Nail there to fuel my nail polish addiction but Holly Berry Body too.  And you know I love everything HollyBerry.  Her bathbombs, manicure bombs (which she made for me) makeup and skincare is all amazing!  I can’t make it to both,[Read more]

Trying Beyond The Nail Ahead of Etsy Made In Canada Mississauga 2017

Beyond The Nail Unicorn Nails - supplies

I was lucky enough to get to try some of the Beyond The Nail polishes that will be available at the Mississauga Etsy Made In Canada show this weekend.  I find handmade polishes at craft shows can be a little hit and miss.  Some are outstanding, usually the ones that come from straight polish / nail art sellers like Beyond The Nail.  While others see polish flying off the tables and think I can do that and you get boring[Read more]

Tickled Tea Rum and Cola Tea Review

Tickled Tea Rum and Cola Tea Review

A non alcoholic Rum and Cola tea to warm you up on cooler fall nights, if they ever arrive!  Tickled Tea is a Canadian tea company based out of Alberta and you know I love to give the smaller indie companies some love.  So despite the cinnamon listed in this, I gave it a try expecting a more Rum and Cola taste.  It promises “Everybody’s favourite cocktail is now everyone’s favourite tea! A dark and soothing black tea with subtle[Read more]

Botany Barn Review (Canadian Etsy Seller)

Botany Barn Canada Etsy Seller - Made In Canada Hamilton Show

With Etsy Made In Canada this weekend, it is a great time to check out some new local vendors.  I will be attending the Hamilton show but there are Etsy Made In Canada local shows all over the country.  The Made in Canada Hamilton show has some vendors from outside Hamilton but they are all in a fairly local area.  One of these is Botany Barn, an all natural skincare line from Waterloo, Ontario.  If you are in Hamilton, or[Read more]

Craftadian Made In Hamilton Fall 2017 Show

Craftadian Made In Hamilton Fall 2017 Show

If you have been reading for a while, you will know that I love Craftadian shows.  For most things, we need to go into Toronto but Hamilton has a thriving indie maker scene and several craft shows a year.  Craftadian’s Made in Hamilton is the next one and less than a week away.  So what is on my list to check out?  Some of my favourite makers will be there so I will definitely be visiting them.  But the August[Read more]