Thursday, December 2, 2021

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.

Smushface Goods (cat bed) at Chicago Artisan Market

SmushFace Goods – Handmade Goods for Cats and Their Human Friends

SmushFace Goods is a Chicago-based, woman-owned business that caters to cats and cat lovers with the creation of handmade knit, crochet and sewn cat toys, pet beds, fabric collars...
Casa'Dell Unknown - exfoliating hand soap at Chicago Artisan Market

Casa dell’Unknown – Luxury Home Fragrances Inspired by Italy

Inspired by Italian grandparents who immigrated to the United States in the 1950s, Casa dell'Unknown - a luxury home fragrance brand of candles and hand soaps with a modern aesthetic...
Pasele Senito (day of the dead flask) at Chicago Artisan Market

¡Pásele Señito! – An Authentic Taste of Mexico in Your Own Home

¡Pásele Señito! is the brain child of two Latina women trying to bring a little piece of Mexico to everyone’s home. They work directly with artisan families who make beautiful...
Handicraft Soul - messenger bags at Chicago Artisan Market

Handicraft Soul – Promoting Social Equality Through Craft

Handicraft Soul partners with artisans and social enterprise groups who create high quality handmade goods in South Africa and beyond to support social change through craft. Shop & support Handicraft...
StalkerFuniStudios (plant pops) at Chicago Artisan Market

StalkerFuniStudios – Zany Plant Pop Art by Funi Daniels

StalkerFuniStudios features the zany art of Funi Daniels in the form of Plant Pops. It’s like a Cake Pop - but inedible and for your plant. Just pop it in...
Etchible - Dry Erase Task Board (Birchwood)

etchible – Laser Etched Dry Erase Pads

Chicago-based etchible is a female-owned and operated small business that makes stylish acrylic and birch ply dry erase boards. Hatched during COVID-19 by two cousins sheltering at home, etchible succeeds...
Kate's White Papering - coloring pages (Chicago Artisan Market)

Kate’s White Paper – Watercolor and Oil Painting Original Art

Kate Wyatt of Kate’s White Paper explores painted mediums with landscapes and botanicals through watercolor and oil paintings as well as original linocut prints. All original artwork can be...
Dchoi Designs - white ash media console (Chicago Artisan Market)

Dchoi Designs – Custom Furniture Designer and Maker

Wood worker and shop owner David Choi of Dchoi Designs designs and makes custom furniture, cutting boards, knife blocks and serving trays out of his workshop in Chicago. Shop & support Dchoi...
Chip-and-Dip Platter: Glazed Pottery Shop @ Oak Brook Artisan Market (Oak Brook, IL)

Glazed Pottery Shop – Functional Ceramics & Decorative Art for your Home

Mandy Krolak, owner and artisan at Glazed Pottery Shop, creates innovative pottery for the home by focusing on function, form, and color throughout all her designs. Shop & support the...
Natalie Santoro Art at Oak Brook Artisan Market (coffee mugs)

Natalie Santoro Art – Hand-Painted, Functional Ceramics

Natalie Santoro Art is a local potter studio run by Natalie, who is inspired by spending time outdoors and experimenting with color palettes. With a start in 2D painting,...