Today is filled with holiday fun as we are thrilled to go all in this year for Small Business Saturday! We have missed hosting these great Northwoods gatherings, so we are making a party of it today! Cozy up in your favorite winter hat and gloves and come to our indoor and outdoor event! Bring the whole family, there’s something for everyone!
We have a cozy campfire to snuggle up to, with hot cocoa and freshly made donuts on location. There is music and puppetry, and a real, furry friends petting zoo! We have partnered with our friends and neighbors Shake It! across the street to provide a large tent full of local artisans. This is a great opportunity to find those unique and special gifts, while supporting our local community.
At Bailey Builds, we are excited to bring back our festive holiday party, as we participate in our city’s Bailey Builds is having our holiday sale today! Take advantage of 15% off a Bailey Builds art purchase of $500 or more. This same sale will be available online for 24 hours, from 7pm on Monday, November 29 until 7pm on Tuesday, November 30.
As always, our store is filled with a wide variety of artisan goods from local artisans and beyond. Today, we are excited to have many talented local artisans joining us in person! Here is just a little information about some of the artisans you can expect to see today:
The Cozy Hen makes scrumptious, mouth watering cheesecakes that people drive miles for! Heather’s cheesecakes are famous for their perfect texture and balanced flavor. Heather has several crowd pleasing flavors that are sold by the slice or by the whole. Can’t decide on which flavor? No worries! She also sells a sampler cake with a variety all in one!
Lisa is the creative behind Sorvik North. She makes beautiful jewelry, with birch bark as her centerpiece. If you’re looking for jewelry that is infused with the Northwoods, make sure to check out Sorvik North.
Burdock Ceramics will be bringing their beautiful, nature inspired pottery. This duo team, Rita Morris and Barry Sands, craft each piece on the pottery wheel, and then hand paint them with delicate drawings of nature.
Kaitlyn is the proud owner of Tidy Details LLC, a professional residential cleaning, home decor, and staging service in the Twin Ports. She will be offering their quality and effective cleaning and home products, and home decor. You can also find out about their amazing cleaning and staging services.
Bailey is the founder of White Spruce Market. She creates personalized gift boxes, ready to ship, and filled with a beautiful selection of handcrafted goods. She prides herself in beautiful packaging, filled with intentional gifts.
Nate is the maker behind Shire Draft Woodworking and Arts. He loves to work with wood and create beautiful things, using both new and repurposed materials. He will cover all aspects of what they do, with a special focus on art.
This amazing crew will be joining us with all their cuddly critters! Their aim is to connect people to each other, animals, and the land. Be sure to stop by and see these friendly critters, they are sure to bring you some joy!
Shake It! makes healthy shakes, soups, and sandwiches that are both filling and delicious!
Mae’s Little Shop of Macrame
Megan is the incredible maker behind Mae’s Little Shop of Macramé! She’s only been at it about a year and her business has already grown so much. We can’t wait for you guys to meet her, you’re going to love everything she makes!You can expect to find plant hangers, keychains, ornaments, wall decor, and more! Versatile, gorgeous, and made by hand makes these items perfect for gifts this holiday season!
Lairehby the Holiday Elf
We are lucky enough to have our very own Holiday Elf joining us this Saturday! Meet Lairehby and her wonderful puppet friends!! Lairehby will be wandering around our event spreading so much joy! She also has a few activities prepared for any kiddos who would like to join her and her friends
Anne is a metalsmith, mom, and outdoorswoman living along the shores of Superior. From Lake Superior Agates to one of a kind turquoise, each piece of handcrafted jewelry is beautiful and unique. Wear these pieces on the trails or to your favorite holiday party
Cass makes the most incredible stained glass ever. She has pieces for decor and pieces that are not only beautiful, but also functional! Her pieces are truly one of a kind and make the perfect gifts for yourself and loved ones. We can’t wait for Cass to join us for her first ever Small Business Saturday!
Carlie is the wonderful jewelry maker behind Clay Creations by Carlie joined us last year for Small Business Saturday and we are SO happy she will be back for this year’s event that is going to be bigger and better!! Carlie creates clay jewelry by hand right here in Duluth, MN. She has a pair of earrings for literally everyone!!
Melanie the artist and maker behind Nucleus and Fine Art Jewelry will be joining in on the fun this Small Business Saturday at Bailey Builds and Friends! Melanie Lieb is a visual artist working in multiple media which include painting, jewelry, sculpture, ceramic and installation. You can expect artistic contemporary copper enamel jewelry, linoleum cut holiday cards, and fun holiday gnomes!
Come and join the festivities at:
Bailey Builds and Friends
5727 Grand Ave.
Saturday, November 27th