MAKERS MARKET CHRISTMAS 2018 LINEUP
Our Stall Holders!
Here's who we picked for our first Christmas Makers Market for you!
(Click logos to find more info about each maker)
Of course we had to have our famous Nikelle from Timber & Cotton on board!!! Not only she will she be bringing her creations which, let's face it, she is now pretty damn renown for, ALL OVER THE COUNTRY! She will be bringing all of the other amazing Australian makers she sells as well, there will be SO MUCH GOODNESS!
One of the biggest names to hit our first Makers Market... Inkling!!!
Kathryn will be joining us fresh from another Finders Keepers Market! Not just locally famous, but sought after all over the place, she will be bringing out all of the good stuff especially for you, from her kids clothing range (seriously trendy duds for small people!) and the one & only, highly sought after Messy Bags!!!
Jess from Wellingtons Wick candles!
She is famous in our shop for her irresistible fragrances.
She truly makes the most DIVINE products that will be PERFECT for Christmas, as gifts and to make your own home festive!
Jess is launching a whole new range (not even in the shop yet!) which will be available at the markets!
Next of Kin will be joining us from Townsville!
THIS pottery is well known and sort after ALL OVER THE COUNTRY (another Finders Keepers exhibitor!!!) and she will be at our Markets, especially for you!
This is a pretty big deal folks, we are so excited to have such a well known artist onboard, you will just drool when you see her work!
Come and meet the amazing Michele of Knotting Hillbilly!
Her gorgeous macrame creations will blow your mind!
She will have a lot more on offer than what we have in the shop!
Our gorgeous Danelle is the lady boss behind Miss D.
You have to meet her! And you must see her incredible handmade resin jewellery and home decor pieces! They are artworks that you can wear and use!
The one and only Darrin Walker!
He will also bring his funky as, mega statement resin jewellery and accessories. You know it's not going to be boring when Darrin's in the room!
Save your pennies for this stall!
We also have the supremely talented Hannah Murray coming up from Townsville! Hannah will be bringing her beautiful "Tropicalia" merchandise as well as some of her original artworks, and she always does spectacular displays! Hannah's works have been exhibited all over the country and we are so chuffed that she is coming to our markets, this will be a huge treat for all of you Cairns Shoppers!
Our new friend Melanie from Botanic Republic! She just open her new store in Oceanawalk! Her creations are stunning and she has a great dose of contemporary touches! Make sure that you stop by her stall to say Hello and grab a posy or two!
The lovely Lisa, from Tea at Henry's!
Lisa is a Master Tea Blender and will be bringing her delicious brews along for you, and us Whoopsters can tell you from experience that every single tea she makes is divine! They will also be PERFECT Christmas presents!!!
Bold beautiful statement resin jewellery and new homewares made by mother & daughter team made in the tropics! When you'll see this stall you won't believe that it's made in Cairns! The most beautiful designs, incredible colours and the best quality! You won't be able to give these treasures away.
Kate has been in Whoopee since our beginnings! Her creations are wearable contemporary artworks. She's so famous in Cairns and all over the place! She's been exhibiting nation wide and overseas all the way to the US of A! #treatyoself or get the perfect present for your special someone.
Rosey Creative is another emerging local business! We have been selling Grace's beautiful cards in the shop this year, and they have been very popular, with some people framing them like mini artworks! We know that Grace has been busy working on new designs and products and we can't WAIT to see what she comes up with, we know ANYTHING she makes will be stunning!
NEW Cairns business The Bloom Nook is also onboard and we couldn't be more excited! The most stunning instafeed caught our eye and we just had to have her at the market! Contemporary floating embroidery pieces handmade and designed by Sarah. Earthy & pretty, you will want them for gifts, and for yourself!
We are so excited to have Emmie Lou from Townsville joining us too!
Emmie Lou provides natural handmade skin care products with quality ingredients to help you achieve great skin. Think clay masks, body scrubs, body wash and lip balms all made with the most amazing fragrances! Perfect for gift packs or to spoil yourself of course!
We are so pleased to introduce to you Topaz Sustainable Timbers! They are located on the Tablelands and are a small plantation growing native Australian rainforest timbers. We are in love with their handmade chopping boards, kitchen spoons, jewellery and furniture all made responsibly from reclaim timbers from their plantation! The most thoughtful and beautiful presents!
Lara from Blooms of Meraki is fast making a name for herself with her handmade planters full of beautiful succulents and greenery! A lovely local who will be sure to come up with something pretty special on market day! You will be sure to find a present for the crazy plant ladies and men in your lives at this stall!
Look who else is in!! Locally famous, we're sure you ALL know The Fermented Kitchen, and they are coming to our markets!! Woohoo!! They'll be bringing ALL of the good stuff, yummy fermented food & drinks, that just happen to be GOOD for you!! We're so excited to have this awesome pair onboard!!
Rhicreations coming from Townsville! One of our long term, and most popular shop suppliers, Rhi will have everything from her multiple jewellery ranges to her prints. Paper, polymer clay and digital designs turned into pretty, geeky and fun wearables.
Ashleigh Jane is one of our newest shop suppliers, also from Townsville and makes the BEST geeky stationery from her own artworks, and if you are a Disney fan (like us Whoopsters!) you're going to LOVE her stall!!! Prints, pins and more, all of the good stuff!
Now for a local you should all know, Siv from Izbits World makes the best EVER kids clothing range, FROM SCRATCH! Her own artwork, printed on fabric, then sewn by her into the funkiest outfits and accessories! There is stuff for big kids too, and a collaboration with Rhi that we can't wait to see! This will be our first time working with Siv, and we can't WAIT!!!
Here we have Emma from Sugarbeam and her delectable sweeties! 100% original designs individually hand drawn earrings, pins, brooches, cards and beautiful artworks! Originally from the UK, Emma is street artist and illustrator and this will be her first big market event now that she is living Cairns! If you want a sneak peek of what to expect, we sell some of her products at Whoopee, and (drumroll...) soon her murals will be on new white walls!!! So excited to be working with Emma!!
Also our first time working with husband and wife team Club House Collective! We 100% guarantee you will find Christmas presents here for the fans in your life, think Star Wars, Harry Potter and more! These products are such high quality, you won't believe they are handmade here in Cairns, their stall is going to be AMAZING!
Next up is Cairns local Mama & Boo Collective with her super stylish, funky & contemporary products for little people & their beautiful Mamas! Meticulously made items in beautiful timber and silicone beads, each handmade, and polished with love by the awesome Cindy! We can't wait to see Cindy's stall, we know it will jam packed with colour and fun, and products of the very highest quality!
Cupkates is IN!!! We are SOOOO EXCITED!!! We might have been nagging a bit... Local legend, maker of sweet treats, divine cupcakes, and all round lovely lady, Kate will be bringing all the faves with her!!! Us Whoopsters are hanging out for her Caramel Popcorn, Musk Sticks and a Cupcake or 4! Now we expect you to get in early and buy all of Kate’s goodies before it gets too hot on the day, and also if you aren’t early, you will miss out, cause she’s sure to be a sell out!!
The Coco Balloon will be displaying their incredible talents at our Makers Market too! We ordered some Coco Balloon for a special display in Whoopee and we were "blown away" by how much WOW factor a colourful Coco Ballooness can bring to your shop or event! Come and check it out and you'll understand why you need this in your life!
The Tee Club will offer you some interactive gift making opportunities! Come and print your own tea towel and discover the joy of screen printing! The Tee club has some great services that you just might discover you need for a special event or for your business.