Crafeteria Giveaway: HoneyJasper!


HoneyJasper was born out of creator Cathy’s love of natural stones and gemstones, and their various meanings and uses in meditation and yoga. During her time in Chicago she found artistic inspiration in watercolor artist Ted Nuttall, and now is an amateur watercolorist herself! She opened her etsy shop this year, and is pursuing new and meaningful ways to […]

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Crafeteria Giveaway: Citizen Home Decor!


Citizen Home Decor, established in 2013, is all about handmade wooden decor! After making state plaques and coasters as gifts for friends and family, Scott was encouraged to turn his hobby into a business. A true local enthusiast, Citizen Home Decor proudly makes a variety of pieces that convey genuine state pride. Citizen Home Decor is sold at Frances, and […]

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Artist Feature: AJ Odneal


Perhaps you’ve already seen AJ around town… she performs at Postino, The Henry, and the Herb Box amongst other valley favorites. But incase you haven’t, familiarize yourself with this fantastic local talent and view her upcoming show calendar. We are so excited to have her performing at Crafeteria, from 8p-10p!

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Artist Feature: Chanelle Sinclair


Haven’t met Chanelle Sinclair yet? Well let us tell you, she radiates the kind of warm, carefree vibe that puts a smile on your face & some sparkle in your soul. Singer. Photographer. Barista. Lover of life. Overall inspirational human.   We are so excited to have her performing at this year’s Crafeteria event! Give your ears a […]

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Crafeteria Vendors!


We are pleased to present the 2014 Crafeteria Vendor List! Stay tuned to the Blog for vendor profiles & giveaways leading up to the event. – Urban Cookies – Mer*Made Jewelry – Flora Apothecary – Standard Wax – Power & Light – Blackstock’s Beard & Moustache Supply Co. – Hawle Leather Co. – The Shine […]

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Movember Mania


Welcome to Movember, possibly the greatest month long event on the calendar. The Movember Foundation is “the leading global organization committed to changing the face of men’s health” by putting “a fun twist on this serious issue. Using the moustache as a catalyst, the idea is to bring about change and give men the opportunity and confidence […]

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It’s Hiking Season!


Between the dropping temperatures and our breathtaking scenery, it’s almost a crime not to get out onto the Arizona trails! Honored by National Geographic as one of the “Best U.S. Hiking Cities,” Phoenix is home to wide array of trails, all equally beautiful and unique to our state. Luckily, there are a lot of great resources […]

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Weekend Plans!


Phoenix has so much going on this weekend! Here is a short list of things to see, do, and attend: *Emily McDowell Trunk Show at Frances! We are SO excited to have her in store! (Also, check out the New Times interview with Emily.) *LFA Fall Festival, at Portland Parkway. We’ll be there (details here) and we’re […]

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Fall Fest 2014 Save the Date(1)

Local First Fall Festival!


We are excited to participating in the 10th Annual Local First Arizona Certified Local Fall Festival on November 8! This free family-friendly event is a celebration of 10 years of supporting local businesses in Arizona, and boasts an impressive list of vendors. #LFAFallFest We will be nestled over on the Northeast side of the park, close to 3rd […]

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Weekend plans: Farm fun!


We are pleased to share news of the brand new Uptown Farmers Market, opening Nov. 1st! Find more about the market here, and be sure to keep an eye on their Vendors and Recipes sections of their website. There are so many exciting groups involved already! If you are interested in weekly updates you can […]

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