Monday, March 27, 2023

Home & Decor

Home decor is more than a cottage industry in Chicago. The City is home to The Merchandise Mart and the area boasts an abundance of talented interior designers and home furnishing stores and resources.

Stellathorne at Chicago Artisan Market

Stellathorne: Re-imagined Vintage Jewelry and Up-cycled Home Decor

Stellathorne, named for curator and designer Julia Stella, hand makes jewelry that is recreated from vintage and broken items. The vintage jewelry pieces have modern accents such as stone beads, crystals, and arrowheads. Shop...
Alue Design - Oak Brook Artisan Market (concrete planters)

Alue Design – Handmade Concrete Products for the Home

Alue Design is a suburban Chicago-based 3D concrete design studio from Anthony Bux. He creates home goods and home decor while pushing the boundaries of concrete's unique properties -...
Good Goods at Chicago Artisan Market

Good Goods – Making Gift Wrapping Easy and Sustainable

Good Goods makes chic, re-usable gift bags with love for both people and our planet, so you can keep the magic of wrapping presents without the waste. Shop and support...
Catherine Elizabeth - newspaper collage art at Chicago Artisan Market

Catherine Elizabeth – Upcycled Newspaper Collage Art

Catherine Elizabeth is a collage artist who uses only upcycled newspapers for her art. She finds the colors she needs in local newspapers and meticulously hand-cuts, tears and pastes it into...
NightJar Woodwork - cutting board (Chicago Artisan Market)

Nightjar Woodwork: Handcrafted Charm and Function

Nightjar Woodwork by talented craftsman Fabiel Campos, is a collection of practical, timeless, durable alternative to plastic for every day essentials. From cutting and  charcuterie boards to children’s toys, and...
Winchcraft Candle Co. at Chicago Artisan Market (Making out with vaccinated strangers)

Winchcraft Candle Company – 100% Soy Wax and Made in Chicago

Winchcraft Candle Company makes hand-poured, 100% soy wax candles using all American source materials in a candle studio. Each candle scent is made with 100% phthalate free fragrances and...
Redefined Map Design

Redefined Map Design – Inspired by Historic Chicago Land Surveys

Redefined Map Design, from Chicago-based Igors Irbe, is a collection of digital art inspired by Chicago historic surveys. Each Redefined Map creation is truly unique, making a historical cartographical...
Milwaukee Terrarium Co. at Chicago Artisan Market (plantern)

Milwaukee Terrarium Company: Succulents, Tropical Plants & Home Decor

Milwaukee Terrarium Company from artist-designer Liza Redlin specializes in terrariums, kokedama, and other unique works of living art. The company emphasizes high-design live terrariums that are healthy, well-constructed and build...
Moldog Mugs - dog planter at Chicago Artisan Market

MolDog Mugs – Quirky Dog Themed Ceramic Mugs, Vases and Planters

Ceramic artist Molly Eisenberg of MolDog Mugs makes canine-themed ceramic mugs and vases in her Chicago-based ceramics studio. She hand builds each piece so each one has its own unique quirks and...
Planning for Humanity (table lamps) at Chicago Artisan Market

Planning For Humanity – Sustainable Wood Furniture and Accessories

Tyler Hall, owner and operator of Planning for Humanity, combines his mastery as an environmental scientist and artist to create handcrafted, sustainable home furnishings and decor as a way...