Local Maker Culture

Telling the stories behind the brands, and connecting you to local creative culture.

OUR SHOP "MADE IN CANADA" OTTAWA GIFT GUIDE

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

At Freewheeling Craft we have been curating Canadian Made brands for four years, bringing in only the best quality goods that are handmade and/or ethically made. You can feel good, knowing where our goods come from and the impact they have.

Whether you set out to buy only local this Christmas or not this year, we have some of the best Canadian made + local brands in store. Quality products, chic branding + design make these brands easy to gift to anyone on your list.

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OUR SHOP "MADE IN CANADA" OTTAWA GIFT GUIDE

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

At Freewheeling Craft we have been curating Canadian Made brands for four years, bringing in only the best quality goods that are handmade and/or ethically made. You can feel good, knowing where our goods come from and the impact they have.

Whether you set out to buy only local this Christmas or not this year, we have some of the best Canadian made + local brands in store. Quality products, chic branding + design make these brands easy to gift to anyone on your list.

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HOLIYAY GIFT GUIDE 2019: KATIE HESSION, YOW CITY STYLE

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Katie Hession is a digital creator who loves to shop local. We asked her to curate her favourite pieces to gift for 2019 from our list of vendors from Holiyay! Her biggest struggle was narrowing it down to just a few from our incredible list of talented makers, brands + designers. Find out what her favourite locally made pieces are to gift for 2019!

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HOLIYAY GIFT GUIDE 2019: KATIE HESSION, YOW CITY STYLE

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Katie Hession is a digital creator who loves to shop local. We asked her to curate her favourite pieces to gift for 2019 from our list of vendors from Holiyay! Her biggest struggle was narrowing it down to just a few from our incredible list of talented makers, brands + designers. Find out what her favourite locally made pieces are to gift for 2019!

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Maker's Hustle Series (Holiyay Edition): Hayley Cooke of Smith & Sayer

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Hayley makes chemical free cleaning products for your home out of her home in the outskirts of Ottawa. She is new to the Ottawa maker scene and doing her first Freewheeling Craft Market.

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Maker's Hustle Series (Holiyay Edition): Hayley Cooke of Smith & Sayer

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Hayley makes chemical free cleaning products for your home out of her home in the outskirts of Ottawa. She is new to the Ottawa maker scene and doing her first Freewheeling Craft Market.

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OUR GUIDE TO THE VENUE: MAKERSPACE NORTH

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Now in our fourth year, we understand the quirks of the venue (for those who have been to our markets, you know what I'm talking about!) and we want to make your visit to the Holiyay Craft Market as magical as possible. Believe us (and the thousands of shoppers that keep coming back)- its worth the two minute walk!

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OUR GUIDE TO THE VENUE: MAKERSPACE NORTH

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Now in our fourth year, we understand the quirks of the venue (for those who have been to our markets, you know what I'm talking about!) and we want to make your visit to the Holiyay Craft Market as magical as possible. Believe us (and the thousands of shoppers that keep coming back)- its worth the two minute walk!

Read more