Handmade Market at Empty Bottle connects the makers of beautiful things to people who appreciate the unique and handmade.
When: Second Saturday October-April 12:00PM-4:00PM. October 9, November 13, December 11, 2021. January 8, February 12, March 12, April 9, 2022.
Where: The Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western Avenue, (773) 276-3600. Admission free. Tickets
There will be sellers at the Market offering jewelry, purses, knitted items, clothing, paper crafts, and more. There will be something for everyone.
Age 21+ and parents with kids (same goes for sellers). The Empty Bottle starts serving at noon, so feel free to shop with mimosas in hand. (We do encourage relaxed shopping.) You can also grab brunch at the Bite Café next door.
1984 by Kristina Jolliffe ~ one of a kind clothing for all shapes and sizes. Most items are vintage inspired, and upcycled.
Beautifully Whipped by Adrienna Jenkins ~ homemade body butters, scrubs, lip balm, and beard balm
BeLoved Packs by Vida Wilson ~ Handmade rice packs for natural pain and stress relief + reminders to give and receive love that heals.
Bezels and Bubbles by Margaret Graf ~ Handmade sterling silver jewelry from Chicago’s Lincoln Square neighborhood. Thoughtfully crafted everyday jewelry with an organic and natural aesthetic. b
Damsel In This Dress Designs by Heather Flett ~ Cool stuff for women who don’t need to be rescued. Purses, totes, bags, and more.
Dead Poet Accessories by Tanzen Lilly ~ Handmade gothic jewelry and accessories made with recycled materials
Designs Delights LTd by Linda Sue Collins ~ Treasure chest of handcrafted gemstone jewelry featuring semi-precious stone, amber, pearl, shell, crystal, glass, wood, leather, fiber, sterling silver, & more!
Dig Doug Glass by Doug Prell ~ Hand blown glass pendant necklaces, beads and marbles.
Flee Market by Morgan McLuckie ~ clothing out of materials that are already in the marketplace in order to promote sustainability, items that sourced from thrift stores and etc., and reinvented to make them more modern, flattering and unique
Gildling by Rem E. Mason ~ I enjoy making and selling hand stamped prints, shirts, totes and other goodies. I also make handmade dolls and jewelry…all things thistle milk and burnt honey…
GnarWare Workshop by Elizabeth McCarthy ~ ceramics studio located in Pilsen. Our shop show cases the Gnarly Wares of artists and teachers using the studio.
Grumpy Crafts by Stephanie Roman ~ Handcrafted bags made with reclaimed materials such as upholstery fabric samples, vintage belt buckles, horse brass, and leather belts. Each bag is a unique, functional piece of art with its own fabric story. Made in Chicago.
Into the Pines by Carlie Merkle ~ jewelry made of unique, upcycled pieces as well as hand-wrapped gemstones.
Jane Sloss Watercolor by Jane Sloss ~ Paintings, prints and postcards informed by the artist’s background as an architect, interest in Chicago, and eager consumption of new experiences–travel and exploration. Watercolor, is the primary medium
Jennessey Soap Co. by Jennifer Neives ~ Handmade bath products, eco friendly, and natural products. We make body scrub, lip scrub, lip balms, body butter, bath bombs, bubble bars, multiple types of soap, and candles.
Joybuilt by Rebecca Wilson ~ home decor and lifestyle brand, combines the loves of artistry, design and home decorating to form a unique blend of products that can easily be woven into every day life.
Koko Chic Earrings by Julieta Reineri ~ a brand created by a Makeup artist (Julieta Reineri) who wanted to create earrings that complement makeup for any occasion. Colorful, fun, lightweight and chic!
Liv by Olivia L Caputo ~ Handmade crochet items including hats, baby booties, home decor, and holiday themed items.
LuDesigns Creations by Lucy Clasen ~ Silver Smith, lapidary, leather, stamped and beaded jewelry. Some fiber art and greeting cards. Offering items for males has been an addition to my line.
MetamorPhoenix by Lu Parisi ~ upcycled jewlery from old CD’s.
Morbid Orchid Co. by Mason Gold ~ Showcasing the magnificence of insects and arachnids in handmade belt buckles, bracelets, bolo ties, pendants and more. Apparel components are handtooled out of acrylic, wood and bone.
Natalie Walser by Natalie Walser ~ Original arts and prints, pottery and cat toys, all exploring the joys and the hilarity of urban modern life.
Octophant by Phineas Jones ~ Original paintings, drawings, screen prints, giclees, sculptures, stickers, buttons and etc.
Organicabylaura by Laura Garza ~ Metals, handmade jewelry art. The metals are formed to be natural part of the stones selected.
Paris on the Prairie by Clare Sloss ~ variety of wheel-thrown functional household items. From tumblers and mugs to cake stands and teapots
Raw Amor Jewelry by Alessa Gurrola ~ I make delicate jewelry using one of a kind raw stones and semi-precious gemstones.
rj studio inc. by Rashidia Autmon ~ handmade jewelry, stationery, and accessories
Rocket Relics by Simone Kowalewski ~ Handmade soy candles in upcycled containers.
Sixth Extinction Shop by Amanda Grace O’Brien-Hickey ~ Hand drawn images transferred onto pottery. A detailed process, memorializing animals both increasingly endangered in our current climate and some already extinct.
Stitchy Vibes by Megan Rosenberg ~ cross stitch for the cute and spooky. Stitching up weird and offbeat custom designed cross stitch patterns, DIY kits, and framed pieces.
SunshineIsHappiness by Susan Lechner ~ oil hand painted magnets, canvas boards, coasters, and prints, some are sweet, some are whimsical, but all are created to bring you warmth and happiness
T & All That Jazz by Lashatiana McMorris ~ hand poured soy wax candles. Handcrafted engraved and personalized glassware
the art of moss by Summer Brown ~ Sustainable, maintenance free botanical art. Moss sculptures, preserved plants, natural elements.
Tipsyhook by Crystal Green ~ Handmade knitted and crochet hats, scarves and accessories.
Trice by Karen Hilberg ~ Upcycled clothes with feather embellishments