Every few weeks we put out a great newsletter to share insightful interviews with many of the makers who take place in our market! Make sure you sign up at the bottom of the page to ensure you get the newsletters as soon as they're available!
At the start of a new year it is important to reflect about the year that has been and think about what improvements you can be making for your own wellbeing, business goals and lifestyle. At Perth Makers Market, 2018 was a great year but we want 2019 to be even BETTER!
It's our final Perth Makers Market for 2018 on Sunday! Come and join us for a brilliant Christmas Market and the opportunity to get all your Christmas shopping done.
We're heading in to December which means that most of us are planning for the festive season. We know that you, our faithful readers, love to support locally handmade so we are bringing you not one, not two, but three markets in December!!!
Can you believe we are into the Christmas season already??? Make sure you come along to the first of our Christmas markets to nab yourself some AMAZING and unique gifts with our last Twilight Market of 2018!
Did you know there's less than 9 weeks till Christmas?!? 9 weeks!!! It sure does creep up and whether you are someone that is very prepared with only a few gifts left to purchase or beginning your Christmas shopping, we have something for you!
Thank You!! It was lovely to have so many returning market goers at our Yagan Square Twilight Market. It’s because of YOU - coming down and getting a scrumptious bite to eat, supporting our local makers and taking in the tunes of our buskers as the city drifted into twilight that makes it all possible!
This Friday night we are back at Yagan Square for a beautiful night under the stars. Running from 4pm – 9pm it's a perfect opportunity to relax after work and support the local handmade community.
It's time for the Markets!! We are back at our beautiful home of Heathcote Cultural Precinct this Sunday the 23rdSeptember for a fabulous day of sun, food and locally handmade goodness!
Born to Sparkle's mission is simple: to put smiles on faces. You will find them at our markets with glitter tattoos and glitter face applications – what kid (or adult) doesn’t love a bit of a glitter?
We are right back into market season with our next market oh-so-close, this Friday!! Come on down and see the perfect fusion of Perth Makers Market and Yagan Square.
Mike is the owner operator of High Spirits Distillery. A chef by trade, Mike's passion and love for creating and developing flavourful recipes does not stop at food. After becoming incorporated in 2015, they have had their Triticale Vodka and Dry Gin on the market since August 2017.
Meet Jan Pania from Just Jan. Jan makes gorgeous bags of fabric and vinyl accents of all kinds including, - library bags, pet bags, fashion bags, wallets and many more. Once working in finance and thinking herself as ‘not at all creative’ Jan who is now ‘retired’ often finds herself up till 2am ‘in the zone’ creating unique products that people are getting enjoyment from and she loves making!
The News is Out!!! We are very excited to let you all know that we will be hosting 3 Twilight Markets at Yagan Square in the later months of this year!
Winter is here! Our market season has finished for the beginning half of the year but there is no rest for the wicked here in the Perth Makers Market office.
May 20th is our last market at Heathcote for the beginning of the year but never fear! Once we have waited out Winter we will be back stronger than ever in September at our beautiful home in Applecross. What to do in the meantime? Well, do we have a treat for you!
Meet Jodie Millhouse who is the brains and spunk behind The Tea Crowd! Using all natural and organic herbs, fruits and tea leaves the blends are done in small batches to get maximum freshness and yummy taste!
We often get asked how Perth Makers Market came to be, so this week we thought we’d share with you Erin Madeley’s story of how she went from being a maker attending markets as a stallholder herself, to becoming the brains behind Perth Makers Market.
It's time for our April market! The April market is right around the corner (this Sunday in fact)! We look forward to seeing you down at Heathcote on Sunday 8th April to enjoy all the goodies our market has to offer. Read on further to make your bucket list of what to do as well as wandering the over 170 handmade stalls and picking up a beautiful hand made item of your very own! There is plenty to do down at the Perth Makers Market!
Ruth found her niche after having her daughter Emily. Her business Precious Names has now been up and running for 2 years. Read on to learn more about Ruth and her story.
Meet Lisa Henderson the creative behind ‘Sad Jane’. Lisa creates original and unique fashion items for the colourful and young at heart.
Leah Brenstrum is the creative and chef behind Sunset Coast Ice-Cream, dreaming up delicious flavours of locally sourced fruits.
Our first market for 2018 is right around the corner: Sunday, 25th February 2018. Our last market of 2017 ended in a downpour of rain so come on down and check us out while the sun is shining bright. With over 170 stalls of handmade delights, not to mention a tasty bite to eat. There’s plenty to do down at the Perth Makers Market!
Roger Howell is the man behind Wood'n'Things and creates beautiful wood work pieces from the large to the small.
Hello and welcome to our 2018 market year! We are excited and pumped in here at the Perth Makers Market office and hope you all had a wonderful holiday season and are just as ready to take on 2018 as we are.
Final Perth Makers Market for 2017! Come and join us for a brilliant Christmas Market and the opportunity to get some wonderful last minute gifts.
Linda Jacobsen-Willett is the creative and maker behind Windermere Designs. Linda creates a fabulous array of Overlays, Jackets, Belts and many other glorious items driven by her love of fabric.
It's Christmas in the City of Perth! Come and join us for the start of this wonderful festive season. This year Perth Maker's Market are happy to be part of the launch of the new City of Perth Christmas Lights Trail. Located in the newly opening Lot 10 Wellington Street in the Perth CBD (next to Yagan Square) - Corner of William Street and Wellington Street, Perth, we are happy to announce we have 92 fabulous Stall holders to showcase their items.
We're Back! After a winter hibernating and the dreadful weather Perth received on the day of our last scheduled market, we're returning bigger and better than ever with over 180 stalls of amazing handmade goodies for you to browse.
Trish Flanagan of Rags to Rugs crochets rag rugs and cushions from recycled fabric. Her fabric is sourced from all her favourite Op shops around Perth.
Nicole Macey of The Little Craft House is a Mum of three, who loves to make and create. She loves attending markets and filling her home with handmade items. This inspired her to sell craft supplies and craft kits so others can join in on her passion, therefore bringing The Little Craft House to Life!
The Sand Card Company is a small business run by Jessica Scoble that provides sand card art activities at event, parties and more to help keep kids entertained. Read on to learn more about this small business.
Meet Waxiwraps! Mary Jane of Waxiwraps makes reusable, washable fabric food wraps infused with her own blend of Western Australian beeswax, Queensland grown jojoba oil, organic coconut oil and natural tree gum.
Baked by Erica is the baby of Erica who makes delicious cookies, brownie crunch, and sometimes has been known to dabble with cupcakes, muffins, slices and cakes.
Meet Kylie Marie who is the maker behind Lush Baubles. Lush Baubles is Kylie's business where she created fine hand-crafted, unique jewellery pieces for the individual. Kylie's jewellery is made from vintage and antique elements with precious and semi-precious gems.
Disappointed that you didn't make our last market? Don't worry - we have TWO events for you to choose from to attend over the WA Day long weekend! Read on to learn more and to learn about Leah from Lossie Made.
We are very excited about our upcoming Mother's Day Market this Sunday, May 14th at Heathcote Cultural Precinct. So much so that we have put some extra activities on! At this special Mother's Day Market you can purchase hampers we have put together with a selection of stallholder goods. We have a few varieties available in limited quantities. If you like, you can pre-order to collect on the day! To see the full range visit our shop on BigCartel.
Our next market date is on May 14th, which is Mother's Day. We've decided to mark the occasion with some special activities during the market so you can bring mum and make a day of it! Running from 9:30am - 3:30pm once again at Heathcote Cultural Precinct, there will be 150+ stallholders offering all sorts of amazing handmade goodies. Some of the faces are returning vendors, and some are new. Make sure you stop by to check them out.
Our upcoming market is this Sunday, April 2nd from 9:30am - 3:30pm. Once again at Heathcote Cultural Precinct there will be 152 stallholders offering all sorts of amazing handmade goodies. Also - read the newsletter to learn all about Zeezbeez!
Introducing Idabee and Eiress! Read on to learn more about about our featured maker, our upcoming market and business development workshops.
Read on to learn more about about our featured maker (Kelly Barker of Labyrinth Art), our upcoming giveaway, the first market for 2017 and our workshops.
Our first newsletter of 2017 includes details on our upcoming market on 19th February, and an exclusive interview with Kym Burgess of Galaxia Metal!
Upcoming event details for both upcoming Christmas markets, and meet maker Cassie Thoo of Caspa Creations.
This edition of the Perth Makers Market Newsletter includes an we talk with Latifa Haque of Stellarcryptic Creations, and detail some other events we're signed up for in Bridgetown and Applecross.
Get all the details about our upcoming October Market, and enjoy reading an insightful interview with Clare Purkis, owner of S & P Decorated Pet Cakes and Treats.
Meet Casey Thornton the artist behind Casey Thornton Fine Art & Design. Casey has recently started selling ceramic pieces that she has upcycled into uniquely beautiful and functional works of art.
Get all the details for our upcoming August 7th Market, and Meet the Maker with Jodie Smallridge of Matlee Small, who makes solid pine furniture for children aged 3 - 9 years old.
Our very first newsletter, which details upcoming events and includes regular features introducing some of the stallholders who you'll find at our markets. This newsletter includes an interview with Tara Mowat of Ruby Lights.