Arthur's Plaid Pants
New to the BHM this year Aurthur's Plaid Pants has a variety of cards, prints, buttons, and magnets to fit every style. I'm sure you can find the perfect card for that hard to shop for person or even your Christmas cards here.
Joe Lee Illustrator
If you are in the mood for funny illustrations then Joe Lee has you covered. He has some great comic/newspaper style drawings that are sure to tickle your funny bone.
For all you pet loving people out there Dottie Dog has some fun, interesting, and not your normal dog portraits. They are so colorful and fun you can't help but smile when you see them.
Art 2 the Extreme
If you love art, upcycling, or just have little kiddos around the house that love to color then Art 2 the Extreme is the stop for you. They are the original rainbow crayon makers using old crayons. They offer over 140 shape options in every color/rainbow combination you can think of. These would be perfect stocking stuffers for the little artist in your life.
Purple Hippo Stitches
Mixing old school with new school is what Purple Hippo Stitches does best. Known for using traditional cross stitching methods and mixing them with new age one liners you will be sure to have a laugh or two when you see what she has in store. Some things may not be your cup of tea but she has a little something for everyone. And not only does she have finished pieces but you can also buy kits from her as well. And not just for your normal cross stitch on a hoop kind of kit, but also a stitch your own phone cover kit.
A special shout-out to our friends at Rainbow Bakery - Bloomington's only vegan bakery - often with gluten free options!! Fun things about Rainbow are their to-die-for muffins (pumpkin ginger especially), their sense of style (have you seen their hanging plant wall?!), their awesome gallery wall which changes every First Friday in conjunction with Gallery Walk, and their yummy yummy custom cakes!!
Our favorite thing about Rainbow: well, it's a tie btwn their obsession with Twin Peaks and those AWESOME cinnamon rolls pictured!!
If you are looking for some handcrafted leather then look no further than Vintageliz. They make awesome cuffs, watches, and other wearables out of leather that are just amazing! Plus, they will customize the piece to fit you....right at the BHM. So you will go home with a customized piece. How cool is that!
With goods from over 200 artist Wholly Craft Gift Shop carries everything weird, quirky, useful, odd, and everything in between. At the BHM they will have a collections of items they carry in their shop in Columbus, Ohio.
If you are a fan of the minimalist style of jewelry then you will be a fan of Oceanne. Creating one of a kind pieces out of metal she makes every day pieces that will last for a long long time to come.
New to the BHM this year Paper Plethora makes functional bowls, beads, and other items from recycled magazines! We all have those little things that just end up somewhere and these bowls would be the perfect place to put them.
Paper goods to fill your every paper decorating needs Paper Acorn makes gift boxes, luminaries, garlands and so much more. Buy ready made or order a custom item, either way you will get an awesome handmade paper good.
If you like things that are more modern and streamlined....maybe with an architectural flare to them then Dulcet Designs has what you are looking for. They have some amazing pieces of jewelry made from lightweight acrylic and wood as well as cool home goods to spice up your living space.
BlueEyes & Barefeet
Handmade stylist clothes for kids. That's what you will find from BlueEyes & Barefeet. These adorable clothes will make any child look like the hippest kid in school.
If you love up-cycling then you will love the clothes from Mojowear. It's clothing with sass and attitude.
Sunday Afternoon Housewife
A BHM favorite, Sunday Afternoon Housewife has your favorite Indiana themed screened-printed shirts for you t-shirt addicts out there.
The Wood Frog
If you are all about natural, handmade products that serve great function then be sure to stop by and see a new vendor The Wood Frog at the market on Nov. 8th. They make great wooden accessories like 6-pack carrier (with bottle opener), wooden egg and garden baskets, and even big things like play houses and chick coops.
Sorry for not showing off our vendors for a couple of days there. I went on a weekend trip this last weekend so things got a little off track. But we are back on again with four great vendors for you today.
Wonderful prints from her watercolor animal creations Sadly Harmless is often a favorite at the BHM. Animals lovers of all kinds will find a print or even a shadow box that speaks to them. Don't forget to pick up your 2015 calendar as well while you are at the BHM.
Sara B. Jewelry
If you are in the mood for some modern organic handcrafted jewelry then be sure to stop and see the beautiful pieces made by Sarah B. Capturing the natural beauty of these stones is what gives you that one-of-a-kind piece that will surely be the envy of all your friends.
The Collective Press
For great screen printed t-shirts, cards, and plenty of other stuff be sure to say hi to The Collective Press. Doing the old school way has never gone out of style and there is plenty of style here.
Functional, classy, and sassy...yes please! Say hello to Exquisite Luck. She is sure to have a piece that you just have to call your own. Inspired by nature, made by hand. The pieces here are sure to be a hit.